| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:44 PM
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Pete Carroll did not want to acknowledge it. Nor did Lane Kiffin.
During their coaching tenures at USC, whenever they were asked why it was so difficult for the Trojans to defeat the Beavers on the road, they routinely praised...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:10 AM
PULLMAN, Wash. -- Taylor Kelly threw five touchdown passes and ran for two more scores as No. 25 Arizona State beat Washington State, 55-21, on Thursday night.
Kelly threw for 275 yards and rushed for 66 yards to help the Sun Devils (6-2, 4-1 Pac-12)...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Ed Orgeron hovered over Southern California in a helicopter, traversing the region in search of prospects.
It was a Friday night, and Orgeron was less than two weeks into his new role as USC's interim coach.
Before Lane Kiffin was fired on Sept. 29,...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 11:25 PM
Now comes the heavy lifting.
UCLA scraped off California on Saturday night. It took a little more effort than many thought would be necessary, and the Bruins went through some sluggish gyrations.
In the end, quarterback Brett Hundley and the Bruins...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 12:49 AM
After what can be termed a mild-upset Saturday, the OrlandoSentinel.com Bowl Projections had their first major shake-up of the season as four BCS bowls changed at least one participant.
The BCS title game remained the same with Alabama and Oregon...
| Oct 11, 2013
Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games:
No. 25 Missouri (5-0) at No....
| Oct 6, 2013
| 12:43 AM
The Florida Gators are making a believer of us and they've been bumped up to the Outback Bowl where they will face Northwestern, according to the Orlando Sentinel's latest Bowl Projections.
No major changes at the top with the BCS bowls all remaining...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:47 PM
UCLA finally broke its jinx in the state of Utah with a hard-fought 34-27 win over the University of Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Was it easy?
Well, um, no.
UCLA had a 10-point lead and nearly blew it.
It came down to one last play and one last...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Our weekly look at where you can watch college football on TV.
|| Date || Game || Time || Network ||
|| Thur., Oct. 3 || Texas at Iowa State || 7:30 p.m. || ESPN ||
|| Thur., Oct. 3 || Western Kentucky at Louisiana-Monroe ||...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:29 AM
In the wee hours after a game in which it had been finally and completely transformed into something else, something small and embarrassing and even irrelevant, the USC football program has finally been slapped with some sense.
Pat Haden has fired...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Lane Kiffin was never the long-term solution for USC football.
He was an eleventh-hour poker play in 2010 by former athletic director Mike Garrett, a desperate short-term move to save a program from the NCAA sanctions that were about to be handed down...