| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:37 PM
UCLA wanted a leader, and Xavier Su'a-Filo figured he knew where to look to become one.
"I printed out a list of sayings," said Su'a-Filo, the Bruins' star offensive lineman.
All his coach did was laugh.
"He's young, and he thinks...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:38 PM
Marqise Lee will probably decide whether to make himself available for the NFL draft or return to USC about a week after the Trojans play in the Las Vegas Bowl, the junior receiver said Sunday.
USC plays Fresno State on Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium....
| Dec 22, 2013
| 4:22 PM
UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley could look across the city last season and see the perils of staying in school.
Former USC quarterback Matt Barkley, whom many thought to be a first-round pick after his junior season, came back for a senior year. The...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 4:10 PM
USC finished off a topsy-turvy season on a high note Saturday with a dominating performance in the Las Vegas Bowl by defeating Fresno State, 45-20.
Game MVP Cody Kessler passed for 344 yards and a bowl record four touchdowns to lead USC (10-4) to the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 1:25 PM
USC safety Dion Bailey announced Monday that he would forgo his final season of eligibility and make himself available for the NFL draft.
Bailey, a fourth-year junior, intercepted five passes this season, 11 in his career. He started the previous two...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Paris Hundley is protective, very protective, when it comes to her brother, UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley.
"I know he looks like a big and bad football player, but my brother, he's like a cute baby," says Paris, who at 21 is a year older.
| Dec 29, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Sunday was news conference day for UCLA's and Virginia Tech’s offensive and defensive coordinators, as the two teams prepare for the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
That meant one thing: You’re on, Mr. Mazzone.
Noel Mazzone, UCLA’s offensive...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:46 AM
EL PASO — UCLA Coach Jim Mora believes quarterback Brett Hundley will return for his junior season — or so he hopes, anyway.
Mora, speaking at the Hyundai Sun Bowl news conference, was asked if he had given any thought to Tuesday’s...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:03 PM
EL PASO — The last day of 2013, the first step toward 2014.
UCLA will play its final football game of the season Tuesday when the No. 17 Bruins meet Virginia Tech in the Hyundai Sun Bowl.
But the game can be viewed as more of a beginning than an...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 12:00 PM
There may be no sadder injury in sports than one to a senior college football player who is also an NFL prospect.
Stanford defensive end Ben Gardner, who will miss Wednesday’s Rose Bowl with a torn pectoral muscle, stood to the side Sunday...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Former Crenshaw running back De'Anthony Thomas of Oregon has announced he is making himself available for the NFL draft. He's a junior for the Ducks.
Thomas is considered one of the most exciting football players ever to come out of the City Section....