20 Questions with Chris Galippo

SCPlaybook.com takes you beyond the stats so you can learn more about your favorite USC players. In the latest installment of 20 questions, starting middle linebacker Chris Galippo lets us know his best sports memory, hobbies and much more.

Favorite Professional Sports Team: Los Angeles Lakers

Favorite Athlete: Troy Polamalu

Favorite Artist/ Music Group:The Trojan Marching Band

Person You Most Admire: My dad

Best Sports Memory: My best sports memory would have to be beating Aaron Corp (Orange Lutheran) in double-overtime in high school.

Best Advice you ever received: It's not what you know it's who you know.

Hobbies: My hobbies are video games, working out and football.

Career After Football: I want to get into sports broadcasting.

Reason for choosing USC: It was close to home, Ken Norton Jr., and at the time they were coming off of two national champiomships.

Best Win: Ohio State (2009)

Toughest Loss: Stanford (2009)

Best player you ever played with: Malcolm Smith

Best player you ever played against: I got to be careful with what I say because I don't want to give anybody too many kudos. Alex Mack from Cal was a beast.

Favorite Class: Real Estate Finance

Favorite Stadium other than Coliseum: The Rose Bowl

Goal for 2010 Season: The Butkus Award.

Kobe or Lebron: Kobe Bryant

Best thing about being a Trojan: 80 degree weather in January.

Best uniforms in college football: I would have to give it to North Carolina.

What Winter Olympic sport would you like to try: I guess snowboarding. I have never been snowboarding.


USC linebacker Chris Galippo will be a leader on the defensive side of the ball in 2010.

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