Tom Hoffarth was a columnist with the Los Angeles Daily News and Southern California News Group since graduating from USC in 1983, specializing in the sports media. He has won two Associated Press Sports Editors awards and an L.A. Press Club Award for his piece on Vin Scully’s final broadcast in 2016. He wrote a book with former USC broadcaster Tom Kelly called “Tales from the USC Trojans” in 2007. You can follow him on Twitter @tomhoffarth, and on his website at https://fartheroffthewall.com/blog/ . His vodcast called “The Drill” with Steve Lowery is on YouTube.com as well as https://www.facebook.com/TheDrillSports.