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  • USC football: Lane Kiffin felt Cody Kessler's confidence building

    USC football: Lane Kiffin felt Cody Kessler's confidence building
    USC Coach Lane Kiffin could sense Cody Kessler's confidence building. In his first game as USC's designated starting quarterback, Kessler completed 15 of 17 passes for 237 yards and two touchdowns in the Trojans' 35-7 victory over Boston College. As...
  • USC fires Lane Kiffin as football coach

    USC fires Lane Kiffin as football coach
    Lane Kiffin, who has coached USC’s football team since 2010, has been relieved of his duties, Athletic Director Pat Haden announced early Sunday. Kiffin was fired hours after the Trojans lost to Arizona State, 62-41, at Tempe, Ariz. The loss...
  • When point spreads grow huge, so do the whoppers told by coaches

    When point spreads grow huge, so do the whoppers told by coaches
    The announcement that ESPN would be taking its rollicking GameDay show to North Dakota State this week should have been a tip-off to make weekend getaway plans. The network packages these excursions as wholesome, public service peeks into the...
  • Lane Kiffin indecisive, quarterbacks inconsistent in USC win

    Lane Kiffin indecisive, quarterbacks inconsistent in USC win
    HONOLULU — An ancient football equation loomed over USC’s shoulders Thursday like those eternal Hawaiian hills peeking through the gaps in Aloha Stadium. When you have two quarterbacks, you have no quarterbacks. Lane Kiffin’s...
  • What we know now about college football isn't exactly what we knew then

    What we know now about college football isn't exactly what we knew then
    Put away the running clocks. Silly season should be over — at least until Alabama hosts Chattanooga in late November. It is ridiculous to think Ohio State could play a team so overmatched that the Buckeyes' backup quarterback could throw six...
  • With defining moments at hand, UCLA looks unrefined in beating Cal

    With defining moments at hand, UCLA looks unrefined in beating Cal
    Now comes the heavy lifting. UCLA scraped off California on Saturday night. It took a little more effort than many thought would be necessary, and the Bruins went through some sluggish gyrations. In the end, quarterback Brett Hundley and the Bruins...
  • Play it forward: Five things to watch in college football

    Play it forward: Five things to watch in college football
    Five things to watch this week in college football. 1: Central Florida at No. 8 Louisville provides the Cardinals another Thursday night window to prove they are deserving of title consideration. Louisville did not exactly light up the room last week...
  • College football on TV: What to watch this Saturday

    College football on TV: What to watch this Saturday
    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: MORNING No. 25 Missouri (5-0) at No....
  • UCLA edges Utah, 34-27, thanks to six interceptions

    UCLA edges Utah, 34-27, thanks to six interceptions
    UCLA finally broke its jinx in the state of Utah with a hard-fought 34-27 win over the University of Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Was it easy? Well, um, no. UCLA had a 10-point lead and nearly blew it. It came down to one last play and one last...
  • Plaschke: USC had no choice but to fire Lane Kiffin

    Plaschke: USC had no choice but to fire Lane Kiffin
    In the wee hours after a game in which it had been finally and completely transformed into something else, something small and embarrassing and even irrelevant, the USC football program has finally been slapped with some sense. Pat Haden has fired...
  • Lane Kiffin firing was set up by USC's 2011 season

    Lane Kiffin firing was set up by USC's 2011 season
    In the end, Lane Kiffin and USC administrators might have wished 2011 never happened. The Trojans were coming off an 8-5 season in 2010, their first under NCAA sanctions that included the loss of 30 scholarships. However, the scholarship penalty was...