| Oct 27, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Julian Jacobs, a 6-foot-3, 180-pound freshman guard for USC had been recruited to be a Trojan by then-Coach Kevin O'Neill, who played a style of basketball where if either team scored 50 points it seemed as if the scoreboard at Galen Center might explode....
| Nov 9, 2013
Hindsight is 20/20. Stanford "could" beat Oregon. Really went out on a limb. Shower yourself in Gatorade podcast.
I was asked in my weekly Monday podcast on latimes.com whether I would be shocked if Stanford beat Oregon. I said "no."...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 6:16 PM
UCLA's Myles Jack was doing an interview, one of many since the freshman linebacker added running back to his chores and became a college football phenomenon.
Teammate Eddie Vanderdoes saw this as his cue.
"Man, we were walking on campus after the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:20 PM
They took different routes and preach different basketball styles, but UCLA Coach Steve Alford and USC Coach Andy Enfield, hired two days apart last April, will be linked when they make their debuts in new roles Friday.
Alford, accustomed to scrutiny...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:05 PM
So much news broke this week it was easy to forget the reason we all get called together each fall: the games.
USC started it by calling a news conference to announce interim coach Ed Orgeron was out and Steve Sarkisian was in as head coach of the...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Ed Orgeron happily rocked the world of USC players when he returned desserts to the training table after taking over as the Trojans' interim coach.
On Monday, Orgeron again played the food card.
During USC's team meeting, he treated the Trojans to...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:55 PM
USC cornerback Josh Shaw has been selected Pac-12 defensive player of the week, the conference announced Monday.
Shaw, a junior, intercepted a pass and made a team-best eight tackles in the Trojans' 31-14 victory against Oregon State.
It was the...
| 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 20, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football:
1: Alabama can't meet Oregon until the Bowl Championship Series title game, but we can draw a common-opponent comparison when Tennessee visits Tuscaloosa next week. Oregon dismantled Tennessee, 59-14,...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:40 PM
Long after nearly all USC players had left the practice field Monday, special-teams coach John Baxter oversaw and evaluated kick after kick by Andre Heidari and walk-ons Alex Wood and Craig McMahon.
With Heidari struggling, USC interim Coach Ed...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 9:51 PM
USC lost more than a game against Notre Dame.
Tight ends Xavier Grimble and Randall Telfer and running back Justin Davis suffered injuries that will sideline them for the Trojans' next game against Utah, interim Coach Ed Orgeron said Sunday.