Stories tagged: USC Trojans
Thu., April 20, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Chuck O’Bannon Jr., son of former UCLA star, signs at USC
After a 20-year absence, there is another O’Bannon in the college basketball ranks. This time at Southern California. Charles O’Bannon Jr. has signed to play for the Trojans starting in …
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017, 11:08 p.m.
Mathews brothers, Jordan and Jonah, keeping tabs on each other
When Gonzaga’s Jordan Mathews looked behind him last week, he saw one familiar face he doesn’t ever see in the stands – his younger brother, Jonah. It’s not often that …
Sun., March 19, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Motley scores 19 as Baylor defeats USC, moves to Sweet 16
Johnathan Motley had 19 points and 10 rebounds, Manu Lecomte scored all 12 of his points in the final 5 minutes, and Baylor defeated USC 82-78 on Sunday in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 5:28 p.m.
Southern Cal hits late 3, upsets 6th-seeded SMU in NCAAs
Elijah Stewart hit a late 3-pointer for No. 11 seed USC as the Trojans upset sixth-seeded SMU 66-65 on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 8:59 p.m.
Southern Cal rallies to beat Providence in First Four
Bennie Boatwright scored 24 points as Southern Cal rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second half to beat Providence 75-71 in a First Four game. The comeback victory was …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Third-ranked UCLA holds off USC to move to Pac-12 men’s semifinals
Isaac Hamilton scored 22 points and No. 3 UCLA overcame an uneven performance by Lonzo Ball while holding off rival Southern California 76-74 on Thursday night in the Pac-12 quarterfinals.
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
California knocks off No. 25 USC, thanks to Rabb
Ivan Rabb scored 17 points, including the go-ahead free throws with five seconds left, and had a key block at the buzzer to lift California to a 74-73 victory over …
Mon., Jan. 2, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Last-second field goal lifts USC over Penn State in epic Rose Bowl
After 98 combined points and 1,040 yards of spectacular offensive play, the highest-scoring Rose Bowl in history rested on the left foot of a Southern California kicker who had already …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 8:13 p.m.
Penn State aims to contain USC kick returner Adoree Jackson in Rose Bowl
Penn State special teams coordinator Charles Huff goes to great lengths to prepare his players for any possible situation.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 7:45 p.m.
Alabama names ex-Washington coach Sarkisian offensive coordinator
Alabama has hired another former USC head coach as offensive coordinator, turning to Steve Sarkisian to once again replace Lane Kiffin.
Sat., Nov. 12, 2016, 8:29 p.m.
Washington Huskies’ playoff hopes take huge hit with loss to USC
Sam Darnold threw for 287 yards and two touchdowns and Southern California upset No. 4 Washington 26-13 on Saturday night, snapping the Huskies’ 12-game winning streak and damaging their College …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 6:16 p.m.
Ex-USC and Raiders QB Todd Marinovich arrested naked with drugs
Former USC and Los Angeles Raiders quarterback Todd Marinovich has been arrested after being found naked with marijuana and possibly methamphetamine in a stranger’s backyard in Southern California.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 6:35 p.m.
Hall of Famer Lynn Swann named athletic director at USC
Lynn Swann is the next Southern California football great to get the chance to run the Trojans’ athletic department.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 9:14 p.m.
Pac-12 roundup: Oregon beats USC for outright conference title
Tyler Dorsey scored 19 points, Elgin Cook added 17 and No. 9 Oregon beat Southern California 76-66 Saturday in Los Angeles to clinch the Pac-12 title outright, the Ducks’ first …
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:45 p.m.
WSU women end season with another frustrating loss
Their last one was not discernibly different from the majority of the Washington State women’s basketball team’s defining losses this season, it’s just the one that will linger longest.
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016, 6:42 p.m.
Huskies lose shootout at USC
Nikola Jovanovic scored a season-high 28 points, Jordan McLaughlin added 21, and USC avenged its earlier loss with a 98-88 victory over Washington on Saturday afternoon.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Cougars unable to make key plays in 81-71 loss to balanced USC
The stretches of offensive incapability for Washington State stick out, given that the Cougars obviously have a talent for scoring.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
Washington rallies from 22 down to beat USC 87-85
Andrew Andrews hit a go-ahead putback with 25 seconds left as Washington erased a 22-point second-half deficit and rallied for an improbable 87-85 victory over USC in a Pac-12 game …
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
USC races past Washington State 90-77 in Pac-12 opener
As the Washington State Cougars tried to sprint their way back into a game that was rapidly becoming unwinnable, Josh Hawkinson put just a bit too much air under his …
Sat., Oct. 17, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Around the nation: Notre Dame holds off USC
Corey Robinson made a diving catch in the end zone midway through the fourth quarter and No. 14 Notre Dame rebounded to beat Southern California 41-31 on Saturday in South …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 12, 2015, 3:18 p.m.
USC fires Steve Sarkisian 1 day after putting coach on leave
Southern California has fired Steve Sarkisian one day after the troubled coach was put on leave.
Sun., Sept. 20, 2015, midnight
Pac-12 roundup: Stanford knocks off No. 6 Southern Cal
Kevin Hogan passed for 279 yards and two touchdowns, Remound Wright rushed for three more scores and Stanford opened Pac-12 Conference play with a 41-31 victory over No. 6 Southern …
Sat., Sept. 12, 2015, 8:43 p.m.
Cody Kessler passes for 410 yards, No. 8 USC blasts Idaho
LOS ANGELES — Cody Kessler threw for a career-high 410 yards and hit JuJu Smith-Schuster with two of his three touchdown passes, leading No. 8 Southern California past Idaho 59-9 …
Wed., Aug. 26, 2015, midnight
USC coach Steve Sarkisian said he mixed alcohol and medication, will seek treatment
USC coach Steve Sarkisian on Tuesday said his behavior at a booster event last weekend resulted from mixing alcohol and an unspecified medication, and that he would seek treatment to …
Thu., March 12, 2015, midnight
Pac-12 men: 12th-seeded USC surprises Arizona State
LAS VEGAS – Southern California found itself trailing by 14 with 9 minutes left. No way was a young, inexperienced team that had a history of losing close games going …
Thu., March 5, 2015, midnight
Pac-12 men: UCLA clinches No. 4 berth to tournament
UCLA locked up the No. 4 seed in the Pac-12 tournament and earned itself eight days off, vital rest for a team with an eight-player rotation. Bryce Alford scored 23 …
Thu., Feb. 26, 2015, midnight
Unsung hero sparks Cougars to win over USC
LOS ANGELES – Washington State had the dual experiences of blowing USC out on the road and escaping the Galen Center with a shaky win and an unlikely hero. The …
Sat., Dec. 6, 2014, midnight
Winning basketball games is welcome change for transfer Byron Wesley
After a string of comfortable wins, Gonzaga was in a scrap against St. John’s. The crowd at Madison Square Garden was energized, sensing an upset. The Zags needed points.
Fri., Nov. 14, 2014, midnight
Nelson Agholor, Cody Kessler propel USC past Cal
LOS ANGELES – Nelson Agholor caught a career-high 16 passes for 216 yards and two touchdowns, and Cody Kessler passed for 371 yards and four scores in Southern California’s 38-30 …
Sun., Nov. 2, 2014, midnight
Halliday hurt in loss
PULLMAN – The Cougars seemed destined to lose the game early on, but evidently that wasn’t enough. A second consecutive blowout home loss, one that officially knocks Washington State out …