| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:51 PM
The expectations for UCLA football have not been this lofty, or attainable, in ages.
The season maps out in a way in which goals are achievable, whether it's a spot in the four-team national championship playoff or a Saturday in December when...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Steve Sarkisian was on the move.
He showed a USC tailback how to shed a defender. He lined up opposite receivers, forcing them to make decisions on pass routes.
And he kept up a running dialogue with quarterbacks, while running from one end of the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 9:20 PM
Lonnie White, a former USC football player who worked for two decades as a Los Angeles Times sportswriter, has died. He was 49.
White, who had a number of health problems over the last several years, died Saturday at Glendale Memorial Hospital, his...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Tre Madden is growing accustomed to spring restarts.
In 2012, he moved from linebacker to tailback during spring practice but suffered a season-ending knee injury.
Last year, he tested the knee during spring while readying for a breakout fall...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 11:00 PM
USC's women's basketball team gathered Monday among family, fans and athletic department personnel to learn its NCAA tournament opponent and destination.
A stirring run to win the Pac-12 Conference tournament March 9 ensured there would be no sense of...
| 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...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Milwaukee Bucks guard O.J. Mayo, a star in his one-and-done season for USC, has been suspended one game by the NBA for punching New Orleans Pelicans center Greg Stiemsma in the throat on Friday.
Rod Thorn, president of basketball operations for the NBA,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:10 PM
There was nothing like a little lip service to wake up UCLA's basketball team.
The Bruins appeared in a daze against USC in the first half Saturday night. It had the hangover look from their last effort, a loss to Oregon State.
So Steve Alford took...
| 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...
| 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...