| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:27 PM
This is the latest offering in an occasional series: "Things that should keep Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott up at night."
If you started a playoff next month using the top four division champions based on Jeff Sagarin's ratings Sunday in USA Today,...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Football coach Jim Mora, after a being enticed by Washington, has decided to stay at UCLA.
Mora received a contract extension from UCLA, plus promises to increase pay for his assistant coaches and a commitment to improve the program’s facilities....
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:39 PM
The search for USC's next defensive line coach continues.
Trojans Coach Steve Sarkisian said Tuesday that he recently reached out to Ed Orgeron regarding the seemingly hard-to-fill position.
Sarkisian thought he had completed his staff last week...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:23 PM
As Brett Hundley sprinted the length of the Rose Bowl field to colorfully catapult into the chest of leaping teammate Devin Fuller above the cool autumn shadows, one could only wonder.
Was the kid quarterback running to something, or from something?...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 11:09 PM
Things are going to be different for UCLA this bowl season.
And that doesn't just mean the sombrero that Hyundai Sun Bowl officials will place on Coach Jim Mora's head when the team arrives in El Paso on Dec. 26.
UCLA was off to the Holiday Bowl a...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:49 PM
Leave it to Alabama senior quarterback AJ McCarron to put everything in perspective.
"Football is just a game," he said after Saturday's last-play loss to Auburn. "It's not life."
Leave it to senior Auburn administrator Jay Jacobs to boil the...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Friday and Saturday's menu of games:
9 a.m.: Iowa...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:51 PM
UCLA's road back to the Pac-12 championship game is clogged.
The Bruins finish the regular season against Arizona, Washington, Arizona State and USC.
For those thinking optimistically, that makes things simple.
"If we take care of business, focus on...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 4:08 PM
USC opens its 2014 season Aug. 30 against Fresno State, one of six home games in a 12-game regular-season schedule, the school announced Wednesday.
The Trojans, under new Coach Steve Sarkisian, play at the Coliseum against Fresno State, Oregon State,...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Is this a watershed moment in Pac-12 play?
The records say yes. Stanford Coach Johnny Dawkins says no.
“We still have 13 games left,” Dawkins said. “A lot of things can happen between now and then.”
Still, when UCLA and Stanford...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Chris Wilson, Georgia's defensive line coach last season, has been hired as defensive line coach at USC, Trojans Coach Steve Sarkisian announced Friday.
"We are thrilled to add Chris Wilson to our coaching staff,” Sarkisian said in a statement. ...