Trent Richardson

USC's Pac-12 fate could be decided before Saturday's game, and some players can't bear to look

USC's Pac-12 fate could be decided before Saturday's game, and some players can't bear to look

Porter Gustin sounded indifferent Wednesday when deciding whether he would check the scores of the Colorado and Utah games before USC plays UCLA on Saturday evening,

"Eh, I'll probably hear about it. I won't check myself,” he said. "If I'm correct, we need both of those teams to lose, so either way one of them's gonna lose."

Gustin was correct. USC can still win the Pac-12 Conference South Division with a win over UCLA coupled with losses by Utah and Colorado, which each have two games left in conference play.

But Gustin had the timeline wrong: he was under the impression that Colorado and Utah play each other this week. The teams...

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