| May 5, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Marqise Lee is scheduled to be at New York's Radio City Music Hall on Thursday night.
The former USC star will take his place in a crowded green room backstage: He's one of seven receivers among a record 30 players who RSVP'd to attend the NFL draft....
| May 6, 2014
| 3:46 PM
So much for Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott's brave, some would say brilliant, decision to hold his league's annual football championship game at the site of the team with the best record.
I liked Scott's idea when he first proposed it to a small...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The Pac-12 Network recently announced plans to increase its annual package of live events to 750 this year and 850 next, which certainly sounds impressive.
At least, until you realize less than 25% of those telecasts will involve college football or men'...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:55 AM
After having eight players sign letters of intent last month, Gardena Serra still has plenty of talent left for the upcoming football season.
Seniors Rasheem Green (lineman) and John Houston (Pac-12) have been offered scholarships by numerous schools...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Elijah Stewart, the likely City Section player of the year from Westchester, has been granted his release from a letter of intent he signed last November with Loyola Marymount, Coach Ed Azzam said Wednesday.
The 6-foot-4 Stewart became one of the top...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:12 AM
It was former high school standouts from Southern California who led USC to its seventh consecutive victory, a 10-0 win over UCLA, on Thursday night in the first game of a three-game Pac-12 series.
Wyatt Strahan (Villa Park) threw eight shutout innings....
| Apr 20, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Back when Jeremy Martinez committed to USC as a freshman catcher at Santa Ana Mater Dei, few expected him to end up in college. He was a top draft pick in waiting.
For whatever reason, Martinez didn't go as high as expected by his senior year. He was a...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Jackie Shipp became Arizona State's defensive line coach last season, and he helped Will Sutton, the Bears' new third-round defensive tackle, repeat as Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year.
Shipp was the Miami Dolphins' first-round pick in 1984. He...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:48 AM
These are dark days for Ducks everywhere.
It’s been more than a week since University of Oregon officials announced that three basketball players at the center of a rape investigation this spring had been dismissed from the team. If you want the...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 4:56 PM
As the NFL draft nears, we're taking an 11-day, position-by-position look at what's out there and what the Bears need.
Underperformance last season against the run and the pass prompted a shake-up that's expected to carry over from free...
| May 19, 2014
| 3:27 PM
I need to pay more attention to college football in the off-season because, apparently in the last week, Auburn won three more national titles in football.
I don't recall the games. Maybe the Tigers cleaned up during all that Donald Sterling mess. Was...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:41 PM
With many of its core principles under siege in the courts — think Northwestern football’s unionization effort and Ed O’Bannon’s ongoing lawsuit — and with the NCAA scrambling to offer meaningful reforms, college athletics...