"I talked with Pete Carroll and Ed Orgeron a couple nights ago and they told me that I have an offer. They said they really like my size," said Brown.
"I love USC's style of play and that they play with a lot of speed and strength. They already offered me so they are number one."
Charles favors USC solidly over Notre Dame, UCLA, Arizona and Oregon St.
"I like the tradition at Notre Dame and they have great coaches. But I also like the environment a lot at UCLA. It's a great campus."
He plans to attend camps at both USC and UCLA. Charles benches 275 and has a VJ of 33.
"I'm a good blocker. I played OT last year and I can run block good. I'm very aggessive. I hope to get the ball more this year. I want to work on my hands and speed."