After touchdown in Lewiston, Idaho, on Friday, the Trojans’ workforce aircraft tipped backward on the tarmac, sending the aircraft’s nostril into the air after the grounds crew didn’t put the aircraft’s tail stand in place.
USC simply arrived in Pullman WA for his or her recreation with Wazzu. Here is their aircraft… Half the workforce was nonetheless on it too😳 no rationalization but… pic.twitter.com/3lwvChstEA
— Dave Stockton Jr (@DSJR1) September 18, 2021
It occurred through the deplaning course of with coaches and employees members nonetheless on the aircraft, based on a USC spokesperson. The gamers, who sit within the entrance half of the aircraft, had exited and nobody was injured, the spokesperson mentioned.
The grounds crew rapidly leveled the aircraft, permitting the remainder of the passengers to exit.
USC (1-1, 0-1 Pac-12) will look to rebound from its loss to Stanford final week within the first recreation underneath interim coach Donte Williams. Kickoff is about for 3:30 p.m. ET.