Members of the USC Trojans run off the field after warmups for the game with the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl on November 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

USC’s Young Offensive Line Gaining Valuable Experience

Southern California offensive line coach Tim Drevno refers to his freshmen as “rookies.” After a dismal performance against rival UCLA, Drevno needs them to play like veterans against Notre Dame.

11/26/2014

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No. 22 UCLA Fades Late, Falls To Oklahoma, 75-65

Bahamas native Buddy Hield scored 24 points — including a personal 10-0 run in the second half to single-handedly erase a UCLA lead — and Oklahoma closed the game on a 26-8 run to beat the 22nd-ranked Bruins 75-65 in the quarterfinals of the Battle 4 Atlantis.

11/26/2014

EUGENE, OR - NOVEMBER 22: Quarterback Marcus Mariota #8 of the Oregon Ducks warms up prior to the game against the Colorado Buffaloes at Autzen Stadium on November 22, 2014 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Mariota And Gordon Leading The Race Down Final Stretch

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota looks to be the favorite this season, but Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon also has a decent shot to win the award. Everybody else may be playing for third place.

11/26/2014

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USC Holds Off Late Rally To Beat CSUF 53-49

Jovanovic had 13 points, 11 rebounds and game-saving block in the final seconds and USC held off a late rally to beat Cal State Fullerton 53-49 on Tuesday night.

11/25/2014

Wide receiver Thomas Duarte #18 of the UCLA Bruins carries on his way to scoring on a 57 yard touchdown pass play against the USC Trojans in the first quarter at the Rose Bowl on November 22, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

No. 9 UCLA Eager To Overcome Struggles Vs Stanford

A 6-5 team is all that stands between No. 9 UCLA and the Pac-12 title game, but Stanford is no average team.

11/25/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 15: Briean Boddy-Calhoun #29 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers catches a pass intended for Corey Smith #84 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: A Time To Be Thankful For Rivalries

With Thanksgiving upon us, we should all take some time to think about what we are thankful for. There is plenty of drama to pay attention to this weekend, and that is something every college football fan can be thankful for.

11/25/2014

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Powell’s 24 Leads UCLA Past Long Beach State, 77-63

Norman Powell scored 24 points to lead all five starters in double figures and UCLA beat Long Beach State 77-63 on Sunday night to give coach Steve Alford a win on his 50th birthday.

11/23/2014

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No. 10 Texas Tops UCLA In Rebounding For 75-65 Win

Freshman guard Brooke McCarty scored 20 points off the bench and No. 10 Texas dominated the boards to roll to a 75-65 win over UCLA on Sunday.

11/23/2014

UCLA's Jordan Payton celebrates a first down during the third quarter of Saturday night's 38-20 victory over USC. The Bruins' win propelled them to No. 9 in the Associated Press College Football Poll rankings released Sunday. (credit:  Harry How/Getty Images)

UCLA Rises To No. 9 In AP College Football Poll

Thanks to its win over crosstown rival USC on Saturday night, UCLA cracked the Associated Press College Football Poll’s Top 10 on Sunday.

11/23/2014

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UCLA Fans Celebrate Bruins’ Victory Over USC

On this November night, the Bruins got the best of the Trojans in the battle for LA. And UCLA fans were ready to celebrate.

11/22/2014

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UCLA Honors Robinson Before USC Game, Retires No. 42 For All Teams

UCLA is honoring Jackie Robinson by retiring the former four-sport athlete’s iconic No. 42 for all of its athletic teams.

11/22/2014

Steve Alford addresses the audience at a press conference after being introduced as UCLA's new head men's basketball coach on April 2, 2013 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Bryce Alford Scores 28 As UCLA Routs Nicholls State, 107-74

Bryce Alford scored 28 points, making a career-high six 3-pointers, and UCLA routed Nicholls State 107-74 Thursday night for the Bruins’ third straight easy victory.

11/20/2014

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USC Opens Charleston Classic With Loss To Akron

Nickola Jovanovic and Malik Martin were the only USC players in double figures as the Trojans fell to Akron 66-46 on Thursday to start the Charleston Classic.

11/20/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 15: J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes carries the football against the Minnesota Golden Gophers during the second quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: J.T. Barrett Has Led Ohio State’s Resurrection As Playoff Contender

If you are looking for this year’s young rising star with a shot to win the Heisman Trophy, look no further than Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett. The freshman starting quarterback has stepped into a tough spot and has grown and matured along the way with terrific results.

11/20/2014

UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley, right, carries the ball while being pursued by USC safety Demetrius Wright, center, and cornerback Kevon Seymour on Nov. 30, 2013, at the Los Angeles Coliseum. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

6 (or 5) Recent UCLA-USC Top 25 Matchups

When USC and UCLA take the field at the Rose Bowl on Saturday afternoon, it will be the third-straight Victory Bell game in which both the Bruins and Trojans are ranked in the Associated Press College Football Poll.

11/20/2014

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Theo Riddick #6 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish gives Jawanza Starling #29 of the USC Trojans a stiff arm as he carries the ball during a 22-13 Notre Dame win at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 24, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

No. 1 Notre Dame vs. USC

Theo Riddick rushed for 146 yards and a touchdown, Kyle Brindza kicked five field goals, and No. 1 Notre Dame secured a spot in the BCS championship game with a 22-13 victory over Southern California on Saturday night.

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