Quote of the day: “I’ve welcomed Josh Shaw back to the team. I’m now in the process of evaluating how Josh can contribute to the team’s success.”
-- USC Coach Steve Sarkisian
USC, ranked 19th in the College Football Playoff rankings, plays No. 9 UCLA on Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
The Trojans improved to 7-3 overall and 6-2 in the Pac-12 Conference after defeating California, 38-30, on Thursday night at the Coliseum.
UCLA defeated Washington, 44-30, on Nov. 8 to improve to 8-2 and 5-2 in the Pac-12.
The Bruins had an open date on Saturday.
In The Times:
- USC reinstates Josh Shaw
- Discussing Josh Shaw’s reinstatement
- Nelson Agholor has had a big hand (or two) in USC’s success
- It’s USC vs. UCLA, but really it’s all about the Bruins
- USC-UCLA game could produce Pac-12 Conference rushing champion
- Southland high school coaches divided on USC-UCLA outcome
- UCLA’s Elridge Massington holds no grudge against USC
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