| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Welcome back to the USC Now mailbag.
Questions about the Trojans? Email me at LNThiry@gmail.com or tweet @LindseyThiry and you might see our questions in a future mailbag!
Thank goodness it's Friday -- because that means football is tomorrow.
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:10 PM
After graduating from Lake Forest High School, Cody Murphy hoped to play college hockey in Illinois.
The problem: No Divison I schools in his home state have varsity hockey teams.
"It would be nice for a lot of Chicagoans to have a place to call home,...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Army needed a waiver from the NCAA so it could play Yale on Saturday without hurting its bowl eligibility.
Yale plays in the Football Championship Subdivision and, as a member of the Ivy League, does not offer scholarships and does not play in the FCS...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Welcome back to the USC Now mailbag, where you're still asking about USC's 37-31 defeat by Boston College and are already worried about the 2016 game against Alabama.
Let's get to it.
Farzad asks: When is [USC Coach Steve Sarkisian] going to...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Ask just about anyone near retirement age if they think they will have plenty of money to last through retirement and you're likely to see their insecurity.
A new study by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College shows they aren't being...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:39 PM
John Toner got UConn into the Big East. He hired Jim Calhoun. He hired Geno Auriemma.
There. In 16 words, Connecticut can embrace the width and breadth of John Toner's contributions to the sports history of our state. They are, by any definition,...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Virginia Tech starting defensive tackle Luther Maddy is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday morning in Blacksburg to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and will be out two-to-four weeks, according to Virginia Tech trainer Mike Goforth.
Maddy, a 6-...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 2:17 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Jameis Winston is doing his best to prepare understudy Sean Maguire for his first career start.
Winston is suspended for the first half of Saturday’s contest against No. 22 Clemson (1-1) and plans on getting some “quality...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Orangewood Christian’s Jimmy Martin has grown accustomed to carrying a heavy load for the Rams (1-1). But the 6-foot, 220-pound senior took two-way play to another level in last week’s 14-0 win over Master’s Academy.
| Sep 18, 2014
ACC teams have defeated Southern California, Ohio State and Oklahoma State this football season, and Saturday's schedule is replete with compelling games, including Miami-Nebraska and Clemson-Florida State in prime time.
Leave it to Jameis Winston, at...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:05 PM
USC spent three practice days attempting to put its collapse against Boston College behind it.
With an open date Saturday, measuring improvement won't be possible until USC resumes its schedule Sept. 27 against Oregon State.
But Coach Steve...