| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Satellite broadcaster DirecTV has been running a clever marketing campaign about the bad things that can happen to people who subscribe to cable.
If a cable company — say Time Warner Cable — decided to parody those DirecTV commercials, it...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Elijah Stewart, the likely City Section player of the year from Westchester, has been granted his release from a letter of intent he signed last November with Loyola Marymount, Coach Ed Azzam said Wednesday.
The 6-foot-4 Stewart became one of the top...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The expectations for UCLA football have not been this lofty, or attainable, in ages.
The season maps out in a way in which goals are achievable, whether it's a spot in the four-team national championship playoff or a Saturday in December when...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:37 PM
George Farmer sprinted past a defender along the left sideline, and then jumped and extended his body to its full length attempting to haul in a pass in the end zone.
The overthrown ball fell incomplete during USC's practice on Tuesday, but Farmer's...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 9:20 PM
Lonnie White, a former USC football player who worked for two decades as a Los Angeles Times sportswriter, has died. He was 49.
White, who had a number of health problems over the last several years, died Saturday at Glendale Memorial Hospital, his...
| Mar 31, 2014
Imagine famous football coaches and professional athletes taking a 50% salary cut. University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban's annual salary would be a mere $3.5 million or so. Angels baseball star Albert Pujols would earn just $8 million a year....
| Mar 29, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Nelson Agholor briefly stopped to say hello to a couple of former teammates Saturday at the Coliseum.
Former All-American receiver Robert Woods, now of the Buffalo Bills, was there to watch the Trojans go through their first scrimmage drill of spring...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:16 AM
When high school senior Sarah Allen checked her email after lacrosse practice on Thursday, she saw an email from USC with the subject line: "A message from dean Erica Muhl."
Puzzled, the Overland Park, Kan., native opened the email and clicked on the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:11 PM
Su'a Cravens made a bold debut last season.
The USC safety intercepted a pass in the opener and went on to earn recognition as a freshman All-American.
Cravens is aiming higher in 2014.
He strives for first-team All-American honors. He seeks...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Just in case anybody wonders, Don King is alive and well. Actually, more so than ever.
He is 82 going on 50. The hair doesn't quite stand on end in its salute to electrical shock treatments as it once did. That's because there isn't enough of it...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 11:07 PM
SEATTLE — Cassie Harberts scored 10 straight points for USC in the final three minutes, and the Trojans held on in the closing seconds to upset No. 4 Stanford 72-68 in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals on Saturday night.
USC will play for the...