| Dec 28, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Oregon football's near-pathological aversion to injury acknowledgment is legendary, if not comical.
The company line reminds you of that line from "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" — "It's just a flesh wound" — as a knight's limbs are...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 12:06 PM
How will FSU’s offense do against Oregon’s defense?
Because the Ducks have such a high-powered offense, their defense is underappreciated on a national level and is considered a weakness.
While FSU’s offense – led by Jameis...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Rumors of the death of the Rose Bowl game are, once again, greatly exaggerated. The old girl hasn't lost a step.
That's true, even though college football will play for the big title elsewhere to end this season. And probably elsewhere for seasons to...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:33 PM
Kayla Mills (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2013) USC soccer sophomore: Mills and fellow Flintridge Sacred Heart alumna Katie Johnson had an eventful season, which came to a close in penalty kicks during the first round of the NCAA Division I...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:37 PM
The plan was to have Bryce Alford and Isaac Hamilton split the point guard duties for the UCLA basketball team.
And through four games the Bruins were cruising, undefeated and ranked No. 22 in the Associated Press media poll.
Then came paradise, and a...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:19 PM
USC routed Notre Dame, 49-14, in the regular-season finale, and my inbox filled up -- but not one message was about the Trojans' convincing victory.
Questions or comments about USC? Email me at LNThiry@gmail.com or tweet @LindseyThiry and I will...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Norman Powell is the UCLA basketball team's best offensive player, but he doesn't do the Bruins much good on the bench.
In the Bruins' two closest games this season — a loss against Oklahoma and a win against San Diego — Powell got into foul...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Steve Sarkisian and his staff will have plenty of material to dissect as USC prepares for its Nov. 22 showdown against UCLA and Bruins quarterback Brett Hundley.
Hundley led the Bruins to victories over USC in 2012 and 2013, which predated Sarkisian's...
| 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 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
USC's Nelson Agholor goes into Saturday's game against UCLA riding a hot streak.
The junior has amassed more than 200 yards receiving in two consecutive games. This week, he was selected as a semifinalist for the Biletnikoff Award, presented to...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 1:14 PM
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