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LOS ANGELES - NOVEMBER 8:  Mark Sanchez, head coach Pete Carroll, assistant head coach Steve Sarkisian, quarterbacks graduate assistant  Yogi Roth and runnning backs coach  Todd McNair of the USC Trojans huddle at the sideline against the California Bears on November 8, 2008 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California.  USC won 17-3.  (Photo by Jeff Golden/Getty Images)

Judge Says NCAA ‘Malicious’ In USC Investigation

The NCAA was “malicious” in its investigation of a former Southern California assistant football coach who was linked in a report to a scandal surrounding Heisman Trophy-winning tailback Reggie Bush, a judge said Wednesday.