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The Top 15 Moments
Of The Pete Carroll Era At USC
 
1. Dec. 15, 2000 In a surprising announcement, USC...
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1. Dec. 15, 2000

In a surprising announcement, USC names twice-fired NFL head coach Pete Carroll (33-31 in four seasons with the New York Jets and New England Patriots) as the school’s new head coach. The 49-year-old Northern California native -- who last coached in the college ranks 17 years earlier -- replaces Paul Hackett, who was axed after compiling a 19-18 record in three seasons with the Trojans.

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