| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:31 PM
Orange Coast 6, Long Beach 5
LONG BEACH — Sophomore right fielder Tommy Bell went four for five and drove in two runs to help the visiting Pirates prevail in the nonconference game Tuesday.
Stefan Panayiotou and Jack Kruger both had...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 9:50 PM
For about 35 minutes against Arizona State on Sunday, USC, again, had played well enough to win.
The Trojans, who were missing four players, held the Sun Devils under 33% shooting. They received a career-best performance from Kahlil Dukes. In the second...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:16 PM
USC tight ends coach Marques Tuiasosopo, the lead recruiter for several of the players in the Trojans’ top-rated 2015 class, was selected by Scout as the Pac-12 Conference recruiter of the year.
USC finished No. 1 in Scout’s national...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 5:42 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Martin Laird watched the ball disappear into the cup on the par-3 16th hole and put some elbow grease into his fist pump.
It certainly wasn't the most exciting moment on golf's most raucous hole. That belonged to Francesco...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 4:40 PM
Norman Powell knows his days at UCLA could be numbered.
The Bruins' NCAA tournament chances are uncertain. Powell, the team's only senior in the regular rotation, will play his final two games at Pauley Pavilion on Sunday and Wednesday, against...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 1:24 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Angel Rodriguez (Glendale Community College, 2014) Cal State Northridge baseball junior: An ace with the Glendale Community College staff and a junior college All-American, the right-...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:58 PM
Swim caps peek out from behind a door a short jog away from the basketball court. It’s nearly showtime, and three synchronized swimmers, young men wearing only trunks and fake beards, await their cue.
When called, they are to scramble to a spot...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 11:06 PM
USC has lost in many different ways in this nightmare of a basketball season. There have been blowouts and a string of close losses. Recently, there have been suspensions and fights.
There have been low points and even lower points, but perhaps no night...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 1:21 PM
My inbox was hardly recognizable this week. There were no questions or comments about Ed Orgeron.
Not a single one.
It's officially the end of a mailbag era -- so without further ado, time to start a new one.
What are the rules/contingency plans...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 12:25 PM
Former Arizona State head baseball coach Tim Esmay was named Class-A Winston-Salem manager by the Chicago White Sox.
Esmay coached the Sun Devils from 2010 to 2014, leading them to four NCAA regional berths before resigning and replaced by former...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 8:45 PM
Stanley Johnson scored all 18 of his points in the second half, T.J. McConnell added 16 points in a rare display of offensive aggression and No. 10 Arizona rolled over No. 8 Utah, 69-51, on Saturday.
Arizona (16-2, 4-1 Pac-12) came out shaky at both...