Commit Q&A: John Plattenburg

USC coach Steve Sarkisian made yet another splash on the recruiting trail Monday when three-star defensive back John Plattenburg (Houston/Lamar) switched his commitment from UCLA to join the Trojans’ class.

WeAreSC caught up with the 5-foot-10, 180-pound prospect to break down the eighth commitment USC has received since Sarkisian took over on Dec. 2.

WeAreSC: With about four weeks remaining until national signing day, what was the determining factor in your decision?