Quote of the day: "I've welcomed Josh Shaw back to the team. I'm now in the process of evaluating how Josh can contribute to the team's success."
USC, ranked 19th in the College Football Playoff rankings, plays No. 9 UCLA on Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
The Trojans improved to 7-3 overall and 6-2 in the Pac-12 Conference after defeating California, 38-30, on Thursday night at the Coliseum.
UCLA defeated Washington, 44-30, on Nov. 8 to improve to 8-2 and 5-2 in the Pac-12.
The Bruins had an open date on Saturday.
In The Times:
- USC reinstates Josh Shaw
- Discussing Josh Shaw's reinstatement
- Nelson Agholor has had a big hand (or two) in USC's success
- It's USC vs. UCLA, but really it's all about the Bruins
- USC-UCLA game could produce Pac-12 Conference rushing champion
- Southland high school coaches divided on USC-UCLA outcome
- UCLA's Elridge Massington holds no grudge against USC
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