| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
Air Force (1-4) at Navy (2-1)...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:10 PM
PALO ALTO — The Cardinal has begun to make a habit of blasting the Bruins' dreams into little pieces, and the Farm has become a place UCLA enters with great hopes but exits with physical scars and emotional bruises.
The ninth-ranked Bruins arrived...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 4:54 PM
There are 10 unbeaten major-college football teams and a couple potential interlopers trying to cram into the Bowl Championship Series title game at the Rose Bowl.
Oregon already got passed in the standings after scoring 62 points in a blowout win....
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Any given season can drive you nuts, but this one has shuttle-bused me to an assortment pack of walnuts and cashews.
We're two weeks from Thanksgiving and still no one has satisfactorily explained how USC scored only seven points against Washington...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:48 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 Saturday’s menu of games:
No. 3 Ohio State (9-0) at...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 11:05 PM
Marion Grice ran for 118 yards and two touchdowns, Robert Nelson returned his second interception 23 yards for a touchdown in the fourth quarter, and No. 21 Arizona State overcame a second half lull to beat Oregon State, 30-17, on Saturday night....
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Ka'Deem Carey ran for 206 yards and four touchdowns while becoming Arizona's all-time leading rusher, and the Wildcats took advantage of numerous Oregon miscues to shock the fifth-ranked Ducks, 42-16. on Saturday.
Coming off a disappointing home loss to...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:27 PM
This is the latest offering in an occasional series: "Things that should keep Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott up at night."
If you started a playoff next month using the top four division champions based on Jeff Sagarin's ratings Sunday in USA Today,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
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...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:00 PM
With anger about last week's loss to Washington State still reverberating throughout USC's fan base, Coach Lane Kiffin attempted to lighten the mood Wednesday.
"We have made a decision," Kiffin said after directing a security worker named Reggie to join...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Thursday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 5 Stanford (1-0) at Army...