| Nov 7, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Those who have waited years to see how Oregon's lightning-quick offense might match up against old-school Alabama in a national title game are going to have to wait at least another year.
Stanford, though, might have already provided the answer.
| Nov 10, 2013
| 7:37 PM
A lot of people hate the Bowl Championship Series, but no conference needs it to go away faster than the Pac-12.
No league has been more tormented by its quartile quirkiness and, at times, outright chicanery.
The BCS would not have been possible...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 3:26 PM
Five things to watch this week in college football:
1: USC fans thinking Steve Sarkisian should be their next coach will be watching as Sark leads Washington into a Friday night game against UCLA at the Rose Bowl. Washington is 6-3 and has rebounded...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 10:49 PM
UCLA's defense came up big in a 31-26 win over Arizona on Saturday night in Tucson.
Linebacker Myles Jack, performing out of an offensive set UCLA put in just this week because of injuries, gained 120 yards in six carries, including a 66-...
| 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 2, 2013
| 9:37 PM
Well, Las Vegas got it right (what a shock) and so did the other experts.
Florida State was more than three touchdowns better than Miami, handing the "U" a big fat "L" on Saturday night in Tallahassee.
The final score: 41-14.
Florida State was No. 3...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 9:16 PM
It was a strange night for UCLA linebackers.
Senior Anthony Barr couldn't get on the stat sheet against Arizona on Saturday because Wildcats blockers were tackling him, UCLA Coach Jim Mora said.
Freshman Myles Jack was all over the stat sheet...
| 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...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:31 PM
In a game key to its hopes of playing in the postseason, USC defeated Utah, 19-3, Saturday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
USC’s defense came up with four turnovers, including three interceptions, as the Trojans dominated a team who two...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Did Coach O get himself a head coaching job (Saturday) night?
Not unless I missed a big story in my morning paper, but I do think USC interim Coach Ed Orgeron is moving closer to the point of no return. This is the "careful what you wish...
| 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...