| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Don't look for the union label around USC's or UCLA's football practice facilities any time soon.
Football players at both schools are aware that Northwestern players might unionize. But when asked about the issue recently during spring practice,...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 5:26 PM
The NCAA and its member institutions often refer to "student-athletes," but the front side of the term isn't often highlighted in a sports section. We asked officials from the Southland's Division I universities to point us toward their best and brightest...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 9:28 PM
For at least a few fans, USC's spring-ending scrimmage at the Coliseum was an overwhelming success.
One youngster from the crowd passed for a touchdown on a promotional play with the Trojans and an adult caught a pass and sprinted to the end zone on...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Kevon Seymour finished the 2013 season in style.
The USC cornerback was selected defensive player of the game in the Las Vegas Bowl after deflecting a pass and making seven tackles in the Trojans' rout of Fresno State.
The 6-foot, 175-pound junior...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:11 PM
In 2013, USC quarterback Cody Kessler endured a spring, summer and early fall of uncertainty, never knowing exactly where he stood on the Trojans' depth chart.
That won't be a problem moving forward.
First-year Coach Steve Sarkisian announced...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Toa Lobendahn has practiced only 14 times at USC, but the freshman's performance during spring workouts has put him on track for a possible starting role on the offensive line in the fall.
With senior Aundrey Walker and third-year sophomore Jordan...
| May 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Ryan Williams is smiling, as he always seems to be, and cracking jokes as his wheelchair rolls into the Bovard Auditorium at USC.
He one of the more 100 students from USC’s Viterbi School of Engineering in red graduation caps and gowns waiting for...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Numerous USC linebackers coaches helped Hayes Pullard on his way to becoming a projected four-year starter for the Trojans.
Joe Barry coached him as a freshman, Scottie Hazelton as a sophomore and Mike Ekeler as a junior. Now, Peter Sirmon is...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 6:00 PM
USC, mired in NCAA sanctions since 2010, will finally have a full 25-player recruiting class next year.
But the Trojans already appear on their way to a possible stockpile at one position for the upcoming season and beyond.
When the Trojans complete...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:19 PM
KILLEEN, Texas -- This week's deadly shootings at Ft. Hood suggest that after years of trying to confront a mental health crisis, the military is still struggling to design a healthcare system that can identify and successfully treat service members who...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:54 AM
William (Bill) Hector von KleinSmid, 76, of Corona del Mar, California, died peacefully at his home March 16, 2014, surrounded by his devoted family. Bill is survived by his loving wife of 23 years, Marjorie; his beautiful daughters Kristen and Lauren,...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:43 PM
USC men's basketball Coach Andy Enfield acknowledged this week that his players were starting to get frustrated after their poor start in Pac-12 Conference play this season.
The Trojans won their first Pac-12 game of the season...