Quote of the day: "We realize what people's expectations are for the program and we're not going to shy away from them, we're going to embrace them."
In The Times:
- Basketball: USC's last home game, a win over Washington, is for the fans
- Baseball: Grant Green has sight on winning Angels' second base job
- USC Now mailbag: Sarkisian's recruiting philosophy and season prediction
- USC spring preview: Defensive line
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