Bennie Boatwright, a highly touted small forward from Sun Valley, Calif., has verbally committed to USC, according to Evan Daniels of Scout.com.
Boatwright is the No. 45-ranked player in the class of 2015, according to the recruiting website Rivals.com.
Boatwright joins power forward Chimezie Metu, another top-50 player according to Rivals.com, as the second player in the class of 2015 to commit to USC.
Last season, the Trojans went 11-21 and posted a 2-16 record in Pac-12 play.
BREAKING: Bennie Boatwright just verbally committed to USC, per his father Bennie Boatwright Sr. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) August 7, 2014
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