Four-star 2016 RB Melquise Stovall commits to USC

Friday April 17th, 2015

Four-star 2016 running back Melquise Stovall has committed to USC, he announced on Twitter on Friday. 

Stovall, a native of Lancaster, Calif., is ranked as the No. 12 running back in the class of 2016 on Rivals and the No. 220 player overall. He also held offers from UCLA, Miami, California, Washington, Arizona State and others. 

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Listed at 5'8" and 180 pounds, Stovall ran for 1,600 yards and 20 touchdowns as a junior, according to Scout

Stovall is the sixth 2016 recruit to commit to the Trojans, joining four other four-stars and one five-star. 

USC finished 9–4 last season and won the Holiday Bowl over Nebraska.

- Molly Geary

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