| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Whether on purporse or a coincidence, Pac-12 football coaches are bringing with them a number of former high school standouts from the Los Angeles area to represent their schools at media day in Culver City on Friday. It's going to be a reunion of all-...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Junior quarterback Ricky Town of Ventura St. Bonaventure said Tuesday that Stanford has made a scholarship offer. That means the top schools in the Pac-12 are wooing the 6-foot-4 standout.
He previously received offers from UCLA and USC. He has close...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Gardena Serra Coach Scott Altenberg is feeling the heat. His late father, Kurt, was a hero for UCLA football fans, catching the 52-yard winning touchdown pass from Gary Beban to defeat USC, 20-16, in the 1965 USC-UCLA game.
Altenberg continues to have...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Senior infielder Stephen Dubb and senior pitcher Jack Poulsen, both of Los Angeles Loyola, have committed to USC as recruited walk-ons. Previously committed to the Trojans is Loyola shortstop Angelo Armenta.
Loyola certainly has enough college-bound...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
In a decision monitored closely by USC and UCLA basketball fans, standout senior point guard Jordan McLaughlin of Etiwanda High has committed to USC.
McLaughlin is 6 feet with quickness and superior athleticism. He comes from a school that produced...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Senior point guard Robert Cartwright of Flintridge Prep is ending the summer with a growing number of college scholarship offers.
Arizona State, Colorado and Utah have made offers from the Pac-12. Stanford wants him, and he's going through the...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Julian Jacobs, a 6-foot-3, 180-pound freshman guard for USC had been recruited to be a Trojan by then-Coach Kevin O'Neill, who played a style of basketball where if either team scored 50 points it seemed as if the scoreboard at Galen Center might explode....
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:06 PM
There were no scouts, no parents and no TV cameras to capture the intense competition taking place Tuesday at lunch time at Loyola High.
Football and baseball players from the school enjoyed every minute of it. They engaged in an Ultimate Frisbee...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Since college football’s coaching carousel is in full swing, and it’s great sport to predict where the dominoes might fall, here’s a compelling scenario for USC fans to consider:
Fresno State’s Tim DeRuyter, one of the hottest...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 7:01 PM
With the play clock on the NFL exhibition season winding toward zero, the Buffalo Bills picked up the phone over the weekend and added quarterback Matt Leinart to their roster, reviving his once-promising football career.
Leinart and the Bills have...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:26 PM
It was regarded as a foregone conclusion: Marqise Lee would finish this season as USC's all-time receptions leader then head off to the NFL.
Lee had caught a school-record 118 passes and won the Biletnikoff Award as a sophomore. The All-American...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:14 PM
Receiver Marqise Lee is not the only USC draft-eligible junior or third-year sophomore who might make himself available for the NFL draft.
But he is the only one projected as a possible first-round pick.
That, however, is not expected to discourage at...