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USC football: Toa Lobendahn has chance to start as a freshman
USC football: Toa Lobendahn has chance to start as a freshman

Toa Lobendahn has practiced only 14 times at USC, but the freshman's performance during spring workouts has put him on track for a possible starting role on the offensive line in the fall. With senior Aundrey Walker and third-year sophomore Jordan Simmons sidelined while recovering from ankle and knee surgeries, respectively, Lobendahn took full advantage of the long look he received at guard. The 6-foot-3, 280-pound Lobendahn has worked daily against veterans such as junior defensive tackle Antwaun Woods and senior linebacker Hayes Pullard. "It's not easy when you're supposed to still be a senior in high school," USC Coach Steve Sarkisian said Thursday. ...

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