| May 29, 2014
| 12:54 PM
USC’s Aug. 30 season opener against Fresno State at the Coliseum will kick off at 4:30 p.m. PDT and will be televised by Fox, the school announced Thursday.
Kickoff times for games against Stanford and California also have been set.
| May 23, 2014
| 4:17 PM
USC sophomore Nikola Jovanovic will play for a Pac-12 Conference all-star men’s basketball team that will tour China this summer, the school announced.
The 10-day tour, which begins Aug. 10, includes four games and is part of the Pac-12’s...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Cal State Fullerton was the top-ranked team in college baseball’s preseason poll. After a tumultuous season, the Titans will get a chance to prove on the field they are the nation’s No. 1-ranked team.
Fullerton (32-22), which endured Coach...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:04 PM
The Pac-12 and Big Ten conferences have both officially been played for (football) fools.
On Monday, the Atlantic Coast Conference joined the Southeastern Conference in announcing it would stick to an eight-game league schedule.
So much for the...
| Mar 31, 2014
Imagine famous football coaches and professional athletes taking a 50% salary cut. University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban's annual salary would be a mere $3.5 million or so. Angels baseball star Albert Pujols would earn just $8 million a year....
| May 14, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Pac-12 Conference, which has given home-field advantage to its regular-season football champion, will move the title game to neutral-site Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara starting next year.
The formal announcement will come at a Thursday news...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Cincinnati-Clermont rallied past Apprentice School 4-2 Thursday afternoon in Jacksonville, Ill., ending the Builders' stay at the U.S. Collegiate Athletic Association Small College World Series.
Apprentice (28-14) finished 2-2 at...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Area players are dotting the rosters of the final six teams in the NCAA Men's Volleyball Tournament, playing out this week at Loyola University in Chicago.
The Final Four is Thursday night with the national championship at 7 p.m. Saturday. For the first...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 7:45 AM
More top prospects fell on Sunday, as the NCAA tournament wrapped up the first weekend of play.
The Kansas Jayhawks were defeated by the Stanford Cardinal, 60-57, knocking freshmen Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid out of the tournament.
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:40 PM
An injury may spoil Denny Falls’ homecoming.
The Stanford senior from Orland Park made the trip to Chicago for the six-team NCAA Championship at Loyola’s Gentile Arena, where the No. 3 seed Cardinal meet No. 6 Erskine Tuesday night in the...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Pacific 12 Conference football fans eagerly anticipating the new four-team playoff in college football may want to take a knee: an early ESPN look at next year's preseason top 25 has already excluded the league from the mix.
Oh, well, you can't say...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:43 PM
USC’s Cassie Harberts and UCLA’s Atonye Nyingifa and Nirra Fields were voted to the Pac-12 Conference women’s basketball all-conference team by conference coaches.
The team included 15 players.
Harberts, a senior forward from San...