| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Rivalry week should be cutthroat, not complicated. "Yeah, buts" have no place in this basic tenet of mutual disdain.
One does not hesitate when a frat brother says, "We're going to paint their cow blue and green. You in?"
You are always in. There is...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Friday and Saturday's menu of games:
9 a.m.: Iowa...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Halfway through your story today I got a sick feeling and tossed the sports section into the couch. What exactly would a "big name" coach do for SC that Ed Orgeron can't do, recruit?
Hope you're feeling better and thanks, really, for...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football:
1. Fresno State's loss to San Jose State left Northern Illinois (12-0) as the only non-automatic qualifier school with a chance to snag a BCS bowl bid. Northern Illinois (12-0) must defeat Bowling...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 10:37 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — Stanford's players stood on the makeshift stage in the end zone, waving red roses as Coach David Shaw accepted the Pac-12 championship trophy.
After all the Cardinal had been through this season, it earned a chance to repeat as Rose...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:11 AM
Follow the entire 2013-14 bowl season right here with our bowl schedule. Results for each game will be added soon after it ends, all the way up to the BCS National Championship on Jan. 6 in the Rose Bowl.
2013-14 College Football Bowl Schedule
| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:27 PM
That seems to be the new theme of the USC football team, which beat Utah State by a field goal Saturday in a game that Coach Lane Kiffin accurately described as "mushy."
An hour before the game, in the usually teeming streets around the...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:27 PM
It was supposed to be the easy part of the schedule.
A trip to Hawaii and three consecutive homes games at the Coliseum against seemingly lesser opponents to get USC running smoothly heading into its first Pac-12 Conference road game.
It didn't play...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 2:34 PM
USC's game Saturday at Arizona State will kick off at 7:30 p.m. and be televised by ESPN2, USC announced.
The Trojans are 3-1 after defeating Utah State, 17-14.
in 2011, USC lost to Arizona State, 43-22, at Sun Devil Stadium.
Arizona State is coming...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 9:37 PM
USC quarterback Cody Kessler and receiver Marqise Lee suffered injuries against Utah State, but Coach Lane Kiffin said Sunday that he expected both to be "fine" for the Pac-12 Conference game Saturday at Arizona State.
Kessler injured his right hand...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 1:45 PM
USC punter Kris Albarado was selected the Pac-12 Conference special teams player of the week for his performance in the Trojans' 17-14 victory over Utah State.
Albarado, a third-year sophomore from Louisiana, placed five of seven punts inside the 20-...