Tweets of the day:
In the Times:
USC's Cody Kessler wants to keep emotions in check for final game Jim Mora seeks fourth win against USC, against fourth Trojans coach USC seniors don high school jerseys during practice Several USC players will return from injuries against UCLA
Questions or comments about USC?Read more
It was Throwback Tuesday on Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones field as several USC seniors donned their high school jerseys for practice.
“I haven’t worn this in forever, and it just kind of represents where I am from,” said fifth-year senior Cody Kessler, who wore his No. 7 jersey from Bakersfield Centennial. “It’s really cool to wear this jersey on this practice field.”Read more
USC will have improved depth at several positions when the Trojans play UCLA on Saturday at the Coliseum.
Tailback Tre Madden, offensive lineman Viane Talamaivao and safety Marvell Tell will be available after recovering from injuries, interim coach Clay Helton said Tuesday.
Madden, a fifth-year senior, has been sidelined because of a knee injury. He could be used in spot situations against the Bruins.Read more
Fact of the day: Saturday's rivalry game between USC and UCLA also is senior day for 24 Trojans, including starting quarterback Cody Kessler, fullbacks Jahleel Pinner and Soma Vainuku, tailback Tre Madden, punter Kris Albarado, defensive linemen Delvon Simmons, Antwaun Woods and Greg Townsend Jr. and linebacker Anthony Sarao.Read more
Receiver Josh Imatorbhebhe from North Gwinnett High in Suwanee, Ga. has signed a financial-aid agreement with USC.
"Dream come true.. I'm officially a TROJAN," Imatorbhebhe wrote on Twitter on Monday. Imatorbhebhe is in Los Angeles on an unofficial visit and is making an official visit as well.Read more