| Dec 2, 2014
| 10:22 PM
Five players from USC and one from UCLA were named first-team All-Pac-12 Conference, the conference announced Tuesday night.
Trojans running back Javorius Allen, receiver Nelson Agholor and center Max Tuerk, defensive lineman Leonard Williams and...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Only four schools will end up playing in the two most important games of the year. A handful of others will play the what-if game.
We've already learned that in the new college football playoff system there is a fiber-optic fine line between preparing...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:40 PM
The Bruins won't be national champions.
A Bruin won't be the Heisman Trophy winner.
Generalissimo Francisco Franco is still dead.
Headlines you can count on. Year after year, decade after decade.
Thank you, Jim Mora, for keeping the Bruins...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Memo to The Times: Clayton Kershaw gets it. Dodgers' fans get it. The entire Los Angeles Basin gets it. Yes, the Dodgers were eliminated in the playoffs. So what a shame it is that you essentially spoil what should be uplifting stories about Kershaw...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:51 PM
USC's game on Saturday against UCLA will kick off at 5 p.m. PST and will be shown nationally on ABC, USC announced late Saturday night.
USC and UCLA were idle, but their annual rivalry game got bigger in the wake of Oregon State's 35-27 victory over...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 10:01 PM
Defensive back Ishmael Adams skipped into the UCLA locker room, screaming to anyone who cared to listen: "SC baby, SC."
The Bruins have an extra week to rev up for USC. They earned this week off by handling Washington, 44-30, at Husky Stadium on...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 6:29 PM
UCLA receiver Devin Lucien made a brilliant catch for what would have been a 17-yard touchdown during the Bruins' 44-30 victory over Washington, only to be called for offensive pass interference.
Multiple replays appeared to show that Lucien did not...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:39 PM
UCLA popped up on the horizon of the college football playoff race this week. The No. 11 Bruins are seven places from the fourth and final playoff spot.
But UCLA players say they want nothing to do with any what-if scenarios.
"It's always a goal for...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Arizona State had everything to play for Saturday night against Oregon State — the lead in the PAC-12 Conference South Division, a higher place in the College Football Playoff ranking and another week as a national championship contender.
| Nov 16, 2014
| 7:05 PM
USC was idle during the weekend, but the Trojans will return to practice this week with a better chance of winning the Pac-12 Conference South.
Arizona State's defeat by Oregon State at Corvallis, Ore., improved USC's prospects.
If USC defeats UCLA on...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 1:14 PM
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