Chris Foster

Writer

Chris Foster is a former sports writer for the Los Angeles Times who covered UCLA football and basketball, USC basketball, the Kings and the Ducks. He grew up in San Clemente, arriving long before Richard Nixon came to town. As a teen, he surfed, played football and basketball, and fell in love with sports journalism. He left The Times in 2015. 

Recent Articles

  • Rose Bowl matchup with Oklahoma standing in the way of Georgia's date with destiny

    Rose Bowl matchup with Oklahoma standing in the way of Georgia's date with destiny

    Every dog has its day. Georgia fans have had to believe in that for decades. Now the No. 3 Bulldogs sit at the precipice. They face No. 2 Oklahoma on Monday in the Rose Bowl, which serves as a semifinal in the College Football Playoff. The winner heads to Atlanta for next week’s national championship...

  • Rose Bowl: How Oklahoma and Georgia match up

    Rose Bowl: How Oklahoma and Georgia match up

    Rose Bowl No. 3 Georgia (12-1) vs. No. 2 Oklahoma (12-1) at Rose Bowl, Monday, 2:10 p.m. TV: ESPN. Radio: 710. Fever pitch Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield caused a lot of stress this week. His reported illness had Sooners fans fretting about whether he would play and media members worrying...

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