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Pili records first sack, tackle for loss for USC defense in opener

Last year, the University of Southern California inserted Anchorage’s Brandon Pili in the starting lineup as an emergency. This year he’s earned the right to start on the defensive line. The 6-foot-4, 325-pound sophomore was on the field early and often in USC’s season-opening 43-21 win over the University of Nevada Las Vegas in Los… Read more »

Pili latest Alaskan athlete gaining respect, exposure in Lower 48

With no college offers, Anchorage high school senior Brandon Pili left Dimond last month for Westview in Portland, Oregon, in attempt to make a name for himself. The move paid instant dividends as the 6-foot-4, 315-pound defensive lineman received two NCAA D1 scholarship offers after his first game. “The transition has gone good,” he told… Read more »