| Mar 5, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Former Woodland Hills Taft guard Spencer Dinwiddie, the City Section player of the year last season, was named to the Pac-12 All-Freshman team. Dinwiddie has had an outstanding freshman year at Colorado. -- Eric Sondheimer...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:39 PM
California politicians are caught up in March Madness, but their version is as much about filling campaign coffers as watching college basketball....
| Dec 5, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Offensive tackle David Bright of Santa Ana Mater Dei has committed to Stanford, Coach Bruce Rollinson said. Bright was one of the top linemen in a very good Trinity League. He can have a Pac-12 reunion with Orange Lutheran's John......
| Nov 1, 2012
| 6:03 PM
No. 16 Texas A&M (6-2) at No. 17 Mississippi State (7-1)
9 a.m., ESPN
Two former Big 12 schools joined the Southeastern Conference this season. One has gained instant respect and credibility; the other is Missouri. Texas A&M, in its first...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Unbuckling the mailbag:
Question: I completely understand that you are the biggest USC honk in the land, but… the whole rest of the country is jumping on the ND bandwagon and you are being dragged behind in the dust. When are you going to give the...
| Oct 12, 2012
Every time linebacker Keishawn Bierria of Harbor City Narbonne steps onto the field, he looks ready to run through a brick wall. It's his way of honoring his father, Lowell, who died from cancer when Bierria was 8, leaving behind four boys who loved to...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 8:54 PM
No one seriously believes Notre Dame can get to the national title game with eek-out victories over Purdue and Brigham Young parlayed with replay-reviewed goal-line stands against Stanford.
Only the Southeastern Conference scores near-pointless points...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Look past the cascade of records quarterback Matt Barkley and wide receiver Robert Woods set Saturday in USC's 50-6 rout of Colorado at the Coliseum and you'll see why the Trojans had some concerns after what should have been a purely happy romp through...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:14 PM
USC can get back in the national hunt only if it adopts our 10-step self-help program.
The plan does not involve blending wheat grass with beets and carrot juice or walking over hot coals. It does require some post-Andrew luck, the boys catching a few...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:53 PM
I begin by calling the USC athletic department, and while on hold I'm getting Abbott and Costello doing "Who's on first?"
How well I remember the days of Garrett and Hackett.
Getting as far as "what is on second," I'm almost afraid to ask "Where's Pat...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 9:52 PM
This column will be devoted almost entirely to the Atlantic Coast Conference.
The ACC earned the clear-out space in advance of Saturday night's enticing matchup of No. 10 Clemson at No. 4 Florida State. ABC trotted its "A" team to Tallahassee and ESPN...