| Nov 15, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times’ national college football writer handicaps what’s worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday’s menu of games:
No. 3 Ohio State (9-0) at...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 4:31 PM
In a game key to its hopes of playing in the postseason, USC defeated Utah, 19-3, Saturday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
USC’s defense came up with four turnovers, including three interceptions, as the Trojans dominated a team who two...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 3:16 PM
USC Athletic Director Pat Haden interviewed interim Denver Broncos coach Jack Del Rio for the Trojans coaching job, the Associated Press confirmed.
Jay Glazer of FoxSports.com first reported that Haden interviewed Del Rio, a former USC All-American...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:34 AM
If USC Athletic Director Pat Haden is doing research on his interim coach, Ed Orgeron, all he needs to do is contact any high school football coach in Southern California. Their typical answer is, "I love him."
"He's the greatest guy in the world," said...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:08 PM
Turn out the lights, the parity's over. The Bowl Championship Series era of equal access and catering to college football's "little guys" ended Monday night at the Rose Bowl when Florida State ended the Southeastern Conference's winning streak. The new...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 4:06 PM
USC interim Coach Ed Orgeron will be the guest speaker at Monday's Southern Section championship luncheon in Long Beach honoring the finalist teams for next weekend's section finals.
| Nov 24, 2013
| 9:43 PM
With USC riding a five-game winning streak going into its game against UCLA, Trojans interim Coach Ed Orgeron was upbeat Sunday.
That is until he was asked what he remembered most about last season's 38-28 loss to the Bruins.
Orgeron sounded morose as...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 9:58 PM
Ed Orgeron spoke with USC Athletic Director Pat Haden after the Trojans' loss to UCLA, but the interim coach said Sunday the subject was the game — not his future.
Orgeron, who would like to become the Trojans' permanent coach, said no meeting...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:32 PM
BOULDER, Colo. — One unlikely dream scenario for USC ended, but another remained very much alive on Saturday night.
The No. 23 Trojans' 47-29 victory over Colorado at chilly Folsom Field extended their winning streak to five games and increased...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:05 PM
So much news broke this week it was easy to forget the reason we all get called together each fall: the games.
USC started it by calling a news conference to announce interim coach Ed Orgeron was out and Steve Sarkisian was in as head coach of the...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 10:04 PM
USC cornerback Anthony Brown had not played or practiced since suffering a knee injury in the season opener against Hawaii.
The junior, however, practiced Sunday, offering possible help for a Trojans secondary that was exposed the last two games....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 10:32 PM
A nearby swim stadium is under construction, so USC players and coaches are accustomed to hearing heavy machinery during practice at Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones Field.
But on Monday, interim Coach Ed Orgeron introduced the Trojans to something new....