| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:36 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Thursday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 5 Stanford (1-0) at Army...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Although the Washington State loss is bitterly disappointing for the USC faithful, in the long run, it may be a positive step in the right direction because it revealed, in unequivocal fashion before a large home crowd, the epic failures of Lane Kiffin....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:13 PM
USC is hoping that its 35-7 victory over Boston College translates into a larger crowd for Saturday's game against Utah State.
A week after fans at the Coliseum booed Lane Kiffin during a 10-7 loss to Washington State, USC drew an announced crowd of 62,...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Oregon comes to town this week with something to prove.
The Ducks have been through a tumultuous season. That continued last week, when 19-year-old Damyean Dotson sat out the Washington State game after being cited for using a fake ID in a bar. He...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Never has a Virginia basketball season come to this. Home finale. Championship stakes. Top-five opponent.
U.Va.-Syracuse: It’s finally here.
Talk about March roaring in like a lion.
Largest game in program history? Gracious, no. College...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:49 PM
USC kept it close for much of its final home game, but Oregon pulled away for a 78-63 victory Saturday at the Galen Center.
Senior guard Pe’Shon Howard scored 20 points for the Trojans, who fell to 10-19 overall and 1-15 in the Pac-12 Conference....
| Mar 2, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Time appears to be running out on one of the most controversial issues of college football's off-season.
The NCAA Football Rules Committee last month began considering a proposal that would penalize teams for snapping the ball before 10 seconds have...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:49 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Jenna Orlandini (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2008) senior libero, University of Washington volleyball: Just like the Huskies, Orlandini is on the top of her game and leading the...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 11:11 PM
First, the good news for USC football fans.
The offense looked better.
The Trojans gained 527 yards, running for 247 as both Tre Madden and Justin Davis reached triple digits.
Yet, USC was still routed, 62-41, by Arizona State Saturday night at...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 9:38 AM
In the end, Lane Kiffin and USC administrators might have wished 2011 never happened.
The Trojans were coming off an 8-5 season in 2010, their first under NCAA sanctions that included the loss of 30 scholarships. However, the scholarship penalty was...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:47 PM
UCLA finally broke its jinx in the state of Utah with a hard-fought 34-27 win over the University of Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Was it easy?
Well, um, no.
UCLA had a 10-point lead and nearly blew it.
It came down to one last play and one last...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:02 PM
No. 2 Florida State (8-0) at Wake Forest (4-5)
9 a.m., Channel 7
Is it possible Florida State could have a let down one week after its emphatic win over Miami, against an inferior Wake Forest team? Wake Forest has won four of the last...