| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:29 AM
The Santa Margarita connection to Washington State has added another athlete. Receiver Kyle Sweet has committed to the Cougars, according to Scout.com.
Sweet will join former Santa Margarita players River Cracraft, Riley Sorenson and Nick Begg with...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Members of the UCLA men's basketball team haven't talked about the Kentucky game. UCLA Coach Steve Alford said there aren't any plans to do so.
The idea is to learn, move on and, they hope, bury that seven-point first half somewhere deep in the past, as...
| 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 30, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Last season's national championship game was a clash of opposite forces in the world of college men's basketball. It was the old — Connecticut, led by senior Shabazz Napier — versus young — Kentucky's surging cache of first- and second-...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 9:05 PM
It was there for the taking. After years of the Pac-12 Conference toiling at the bottom of the power league hierarchy, and six seasons without a Final Four bid, respectability was in reach.
The conference appeared deep enough and its schedule strong...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Previewing Friday's college football bowl games (other than Valero Alamo Bowl):
•Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl
Houston (7-5) vs. Pittsburgh (6-6)
Time: 9 a.m. PST. Location: Fort Worth. TV: ESPN.
The buzz: These teams are in transition,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:35 PM
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Galen Center.
On the air: TV: ESPNU; Radio: 690.
Records: USC 8-6, 0-2 in the Pac-12, California 11-4, 1-1.
Update: Conference play has not been kind to the Trojans, who lost their first two Pac-12 games by a...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:29 PM
DALLAS — Think of recent college football history as a bowl of alphabet soup:
For years the "A's" dominated the B-C-S, as Alabama and Auburn traded national titles in 2009 and 2010, with Alabama reclaiming the crown in 2011 and 2012.
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:48 PM
It was March 2008 and Notre Dame had just defeated George Mason in the NCAA tournament's round of 64 in Denver.
Mike Brey and his coaching staff started game-planning for the Irish's next opponent, Washington State, coached by Tony Bennett. As Brey...
| 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...
| 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...