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USC Flips 4-Star LB Eli'jah Winston From Oregon

Oregon cheerleaders perform during a game.

EUGENE, OR - OCTOBER 29: Oregon Ducks cheerleaders perform during the first quarter of the game against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Autzen Stadium on October 29, 2016 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Eli'jah Winston has flipped from one Pac-12 power to another, just a day before National Signing Day.

Tomorrow, most of the college football recruits that did not sign back in December will make their decisions official. Eli'jah Winston is expected to be one of them.

Winston is a four-star linebacker in the class of 2018. He is a Portland native.

247Sports ranks him No. 363 overall nationally. He is the No. 21 inside linebacker in the class.

As an Oregonian, the Ducks were the understandable favorite to land Winston. He's the sixth-ranked player from the Beaver State.

Instead, he'll be taking I-5 South for his college career. Winston announced a big flip today.

A few weekends ago, he took an official visit to USC. Now, he has made his flip to the Trojans real.

Winston announced the decision moments ago. Via his Twitter account:

With the commitment, USC now has 14 players committed, 13 of whom are four or five-star players. The class is ranked No. 12 in the country, and second in the Pac-12.

Oregon is down to 21 commits. The class is ranked 15th overall, and third in the Pac-12, behind Washington and USC.