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  • UCLA basketball: Alford's last game in Utah was a Harvard education

    UCLA basketball: Alford's last game in Utah was a Harvard education
    It’s back to Salt Lake City for UCLA Coach Steve Alford, as his Bruins play Utah on Saturday afternoon. This was the scene of a red-faced moment for Alford … or, a Crimson-faced one. His last game as New Mexico’s coach was seeing...
  • Letters: Let's see what happens in 2014

    Letters: Let's see what happens in 2014
    As we finish off 2013, here are a few things I'd like to see in the sports world for the New Year: •An official announcement from the NFL that Los Angeles will finally have a team again (preferably the Rams, back where they belong). The end of...
  • Las Vegas Bowl: USC looks to end topsy-turvy season on an upswing

    Las Vegas Bowl: USC looks to end topsy-turvy season on an upswing
    LAS VEGAS — They played under or met four USC head coaches in less than three months. They shed tears of elation in a frenzied victory celebration after beating Stanford at the Coliseum, tears of sorrow on the steps of the McKay Center as a...
  • USC vs. Fresno State: How they match up in Las Vegas Bowl

     USC vs. Fresno State: How they match up in Las Vegas Bowl
    USC returns to the Las Vegas Bowl for the first time since 2001 with hopes of defeating Fresno State and ending its tumultuous season with 10 victories. Staff writer Gary Klein examines the story lines: Bakersfield boys USC quarterback Cody Kessler...
  • USC football: Trojans will play Fresno State in Las Vegas Bowl

    USC football: Trojans will play Fresno State in Las Vegas Bowl
    USC will play Fresno State in the Las Vegas Bowl, the Pac-12 Conference announced Sunday. The Trojans, 9-4 overall, will play the 11-1 Bulldogs on Dec. 21 at Sam Boyd Stadium. Kickoff is at 12:30 p.m. USC also is scheduled to play Fresno State in...
  • Chris Petersen decision has USC fans piling on Pat Haden

    Chris Petersen decision has USC fans piling on Pat Haden
    So much news broke this week it was easy to forget the reason we all get called together each fall: the games. USC started it by calling a news conference to announce interim coach Ed Orgeron was out and Steve Sarkisian was in as head coach of the...
  • USC football: If dominoes fall right, Trojans could see Lane Kiffin

    USC football: If dominoes fall right, Trojans could see Lane Kiffin
    Since college football’s coaching carousel is in full swing, and it’s great sport to predict where the dominoes might fall, here’s a compelling scenario for USC fans to consider: Fresno State’s Tim DeRuyter, one of the hottest...
  • Boise State's Chris Petersen to become Washington football coach

    Boise State's Chris Petersen to become Washington football coach
    Chris Petersen, who built Boise State into a national power in college football, is reportedly set to take over as coach at Washington. Petersen and the Broncos burst onto the national scene with a pair of victories in the Fiesta Bowl and rose to...
  • USC football: Meeting with Steve Sarkisian went well, players say

    USC football: Meeting with Steve Sarkisian went well, players say
    USC players were emotionally spent by the time they met with new Coach Steve Sarkisian on Monday night, but several said it went well. Sarkisian’s last season as a USC assistant was in 2008. He helped recruit several current upperclassmen....
  • USC's Pat Haden, Ed Orgeron talk, but not about coaching job

    USC's Pat Haden, Ed Orgeron talk, but not about coaching job
    Ed Orgeron spoke with USC Athletic Director Pat Haden after the Trojans' loss to UCLA, but the interim coach said Sunday the subject was the game — not his future. Orgeron, who would like to become the Trojans' permanent coach, said no meeting...
  • Southern Mississippi avoids rare second consecutive winless season

    Southern Mississippi avoids rare second consecutive winless season
    Southern Mississippi avoided its second consecutive winless season with a 62-27 victory on the road over Alabama Birmingham in a Conference USA game Saturday. Nick Mullens passed for 370 yards and a career-high five touchdowns as well as rushed for...