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'We're better than we played,' USC Coach Steve Sarkisian says
'We're better than we played,' USC Coach Steve Sarkisian says

USC has not defeated UCLA since 2011, when the Trojans humiliated the Bruins, 50-0. Since then, the Bruins have repeatedly embarrassed USC and shifted the momentum in the series. Despite a 38-20 defeat that extended the Trojans' losing streak against UCLA to three games, first-year USC Coach Steve Sarkisian does not see a gap growing between the programs. "I know the scoreboard says that," he said Sunday night during a teleconference with reporters. "We didn't play good [Saturday] night. That's the bottom line." Sarkisian acknowledged the UCLA game's importance to USC's program, the university and Trojans fans. But in the aftermath of...

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