Rain likely won’t put a damper on the big USC-UCLA football game, but Rose Bowl officials urged the 90,000-plus fans to bring ponchos and other rain gear as umbrellas wouldn’t be allowed inside the stadium.
An arrest has been made in connection with this week’s shooting at a Halloween party on the USC campus.
Southern California came into the season with a Heisman Trophy front-runner, some of the most dynamic offensive players anywhere and its two-year postseason ban over.
Southern California receiver Marqise Lee broke free from Arizona’s defenders time and again, racing his way into the Pac-12 record book. Matt Barkley had a pretty good day of his own, throwing for nearly 500 yards.
The seats in Memorial Stadium were all but empty, the handful of observers dwarfed by the massive bowl. Clanging and ratcheting sounds from workers behind the east end zone echoed off the expanse of the stadium, at times drowning out the shouts of Southern Cal’s coaches and players below.
Tebowmania turned into Wrestlemania for the New York Jets during one big training camp throwdown. About 20 players were involved in a brief brawl during a chippy practice Monday after running back Joe McKnight and safety D’Anton Lynn tangled after a play.
Penn State has lost their second football player since the NCAA hammered the Big-10 school with a four-year bowl ban, as running back Silas Redd announced he will be going to the University of Southern California.
Former USC Trojans, pro football players and personal friends were all in mourning Wednesday dealing with the news of Junior Seau’s death, apparently by his own hand.
Renaldo Woolridge, a son of former NBA player Orlando Woolridge, will play for Southern California next season.
Hundreds gathered at the University of Southern California for a candlelight vigil Wednesday in memory of two Chinese graduate students who were shot to death near campus.
Forget the rivalry. Southern California just wants to win a Pac-12 game. UCLA, having gotten back to .500, wants to stay on track for a shot at the conference title the Bruins were picked to win.
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 21 points and hit a key late 3-pointer to help Georgia beat USC 63-59 on Saturday in a rare West Coast appearance for the Bulldogs.
Matt Barkley threw a school-record six touchdowns and saved another with a tackle following his sole interception as No. 21 Southern California bounced back from its heartbreaking triple-overtime loss to Stanford with a 42-17 win over Colorado on Friday night.
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held Wednesday for a $70 million, 110,000-square foot building that will house meeting rooms, coaches offices and a locker room for USC’s football team.
Reggie Bush released the following statement regarding the forfeiting of his 2005 Heisman Trophy.