| 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...
| 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 2, 2013
| 12:17 PM
UCLA’s Myles Jack has been named the freshman offensive and defensive player of the year in the Pac-12.
Jack, who came to UCLA as a linebacker, was inserted into the lineup as a running back the last four games this season.
He finished with...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:03 PM
A sellout crowd, the first of the season at the Coliseum, will be on hand to see whether USC can end its four-game losing streak against Stanford. Staff writer Gary Klein examines the story lines:
On the edge
The spotlight will be on the skill-...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Who would have thought seven games ago that USC would be one win shy of a 10-win season at this point?
The Trojans can hit double figures with a win over rival UCLA next Saturday at the Coliseum. Kickoff is scheduled for 5 p.m. and the game will be...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:12 PM
Big call by interim Coach Ed Orgeron. Big catch by hobbled Marqise Lee. Huge field goal by much-maligned USC kicker Andre Heidari.
All of that in the final seconds, before a sellout crowd of 93,607 at the Coliseum, equaled a 20-17 victory for USC over...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Stanford is one of the most physical teams in college football, boasting a deep and stout offensive line and an aggressive defensive front.
So USC players are eager to prove they can go toe to toe with the fifth-ranked Cardinal in Saturday's Pac-12...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 3:45 PM
All the usual good-game indicators went out the window for California at Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
The Golden Bears ran nearly 100 plays without a turnover, had 483 total yards, and held a time-of-possession edge over USC of more than 11 minutes....
| Nov 10, 2013
The first volume of actress Anjelica Huston's memoirs, “A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in Ireland, London, and New York,” is a niche book distinguished by above-average prose. Its breeziness will register as a virtue to anyone who's had to...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Set in a futuristic Japan where zombies are domesticated as house pets and servants, genre auteur Sabu's "Miss Zombie" is a deadpan social satire, an ode to motherhood, and a self-consciously grungy homage to classic silent horror-thrillers. Depicting a...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Ian Kennedy's short walk to lunch from his office in Columbia's Town Center takes him through shopping mall parking lots and a parking garage — or along a sidewalk where lampposts block the way.
It's enough to make him feel that as a pedestrian in...