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UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 8:38 p.m.

Two-minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against USC

Keys to a potential Washington State victory Friday against USC at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

Why Washington State keeps going back to Los Angeles’ Cathedral High

Both receivers, and now Djibril, have expanded WSU’s footprint at Cathedral, but so would a big result for the Cougars (3-0) this Friday night against USC (1-2) at Los Angeles …

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 7:34 p.m.

USC game carries more significance for 33 Southern Californians on Washington State roster

The Cougars’ Pac-12 opener is meaningful because it’s the first of nine games that counts toward conference standings. But, similar to how the Apple Cup excites just about every Washingtonian …

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 8:27 p.m.

Washington State outscoring opponents 52-0, outgaining them 462-92 in 4th quarter

If football games ended after three quarters, Washington State’s record would be no different than it is now. The Cougars have played well enough through the first, second and third …

USC to play first half of Washington State game without standout linebacker Porter Gustin

In the third quarter of USC’s 37-14 loss to Texas, Gustin was first flagged for a personal foul penalty after a punishing hit on Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger and later …

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:16 p.m.

First look: Washington State at USC

Washington State (3-0) looks to stay unbeaten when it opens up Pac-12 Conference play against USC (1-2).

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:15 p.m.

Pac-12 roundup: Bryce Love leads No. 10 Stanford to win over No. 17 USC

Bryce Love ran for 136 yards and a touchdown and No. 10 Stanford made talented quarterback JT Daniels look like a freshman in a 17-3 victory over No. 17 Southern …

L.A. Coliseum eager to host Trojans, Rams amid renovation project

The 95-year-old Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is just past the halfway point of a $300 million renovation project that will modernize the venerable arena. But the show must go on …

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 6:31 p.m.

Washington State picked to finish fifth in preseason poll; Washington Huskies overwhelming Pac-12 favorite

Washington received 40 of 42 votes to win the Pac-12 North, USC 22 votes as the favorite in the South.

UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 8:27 p.m.

From worst to first, ranking the 12 teams on Washington State’s 2018 schedule

Washington State could see a College Football Playoff finalist this fall. It could also see a Mountain West Conference bottom-feeder – and everything in between. On the toughness scale, it …

UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 6:19 p.m.

Will Harris, Huskies’ new defensive assistant, impressed with UW’s veteran secondary

As a defensive back for Pete Carroll’s USC teams from 2005-09, Will Harris was in the middle of one of the greatest runs in Pac-12 Conference history. Over a four-year …

No. 15 Arizona defeats USC, defends Pac-12 Tournament title.

Deandre Ayton had 32 points and 18 rebounds in one of the most dominating performances in Pac-12 Tournament history, leading No. 15 Arizona to its second consecutive title with a …

USC rolls past Oregon 74-54 into Pac-12 title game

Jonah Mathews scored 27 points, Elijah Stewart added 15 and Southern California stormed its way into the Pac-12 Tournament title game with a 74-54 rout over Oregon on Friday night.

USC knocks off Oregon State 61-48 in Pac-12 quarterfinals

Chimezie Metu had 22 points and 11 rebounds, and Southern California smothered Oregon State defensively to beat the Beavers 61-48 in the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night.

L.A. QBs Josh Rosen, Sam Darnold announce NFL draft entry moments apart

Within 30 minutes of one another, UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen and Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold announced they will enter the NFL draft. The Los Angeles rivals have a chance …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:08 p.m.

USC suspends Chimezie Metu for flagrant foul on Washington State’s Carter Skaggs

Chimezie Metu will be suspended for the first half of USC’s next game against Cal on Thursday and will forfeit his team captaincy.

UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 9:44 p.m.

USC outmuscles Washington State in paint for 89-71 win on New Year’s Eve

Malachi Flynn led the way for WSU in an 89-71 loss to USC with a game-high 21 points, and Skaggs, on five 3-pointers, chipped in 18. Six Trojans finished in …

Elijah Stewart scores 17 as USC beats Washington State 89-71

Elijah Stewart 17 scored and Bennie Boatwright added 13 points to lead Southern California to an 89-71 victory over Washington State in a Pac-12 game on Sunday night.

Stanford seeks revenge vs. USC in Pac-12 title game

The Stanford team that heads into the Pac-12 title game against Southern California looks far different from the one that was overpowered by the Trojans nearly three months ago. The …

Ronald Jones runs wild late, USC beats Arizona

Ronald Jones II rushed for 194 yards and three touchdowns, and Southern California overcame a big second-half rally led by Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate for a 49-35 victory over the …

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 8:06 p.m.

Report: WSU Police recommending felony charges for USC player accused of assaulting a Cougars fan

Washington State University Police are recommending felony charges for the USC football player who was seen violently shoving a fan to the turf in the moments following a Sept. 29 …

No. 21 USC rolls over Arizona State 48-17 behind Jones

Ronald Jones II ran for 216 yards and two touchdowns, Sam Darnold revved up No. 21 Southern California’s offense with three touchdown passes and the Trojans rolled to a 48-17 …

Pac-12 Media Day notes: Arizona’s Sean Miller, USC’s Andy Enfield mum on FBI investigations

SAN FRANCISCO – As coaches of the teams expected to finish No. 1 and 2 in the Pac-12 this season, Arizona’s Sean Miller and USC’s Andy Enfield understandably were the …

Washington State football chat transcript - 10/4

The Spokesman-Review’s Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson chats about Washington State Cougars football.

Washington State fined $25,000 by Pac-12 Conference for rushing field following USC game

Beating the country’s fifth-ranked team came at a price for Washington State – $25,000 to be exact.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 4:49 p.m.

WSU Police continue to investigate USC’s Liam Jimmons for potential assault after knocking down Washington State fan

During Tuesday’s Pac-12 teleconference, USC coach Clay Helton said he was aware of the incident and that he’d disciplined his player internally.

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 11:12 p.m.

So far, so good for No. 11 WSU, but now Cougars brace for brutal road stretch

For two hours on Friday afternoon, Washington State fans and patrons wishing to get their picture taken next to college football’s Holy Grail could swing by Pullman’s Walmart store for …

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 7:51 p.m.

After USC upset, Washington State jumps to No. 11 in Associated Press Top 25 poll

PULLMAN – The Cougars vaulted five spots in the Associated Press Top 25, checking in at No. 11 in the country when the national poll was released Sunday morning. Washington …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 4:41 p.m.

The leftovers: Notes, quotes and nuggets from Washington State’s 30-27 win over USC

Emptying the notebook after a wild and euphoric victory in Pullman.

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 4:20 p.m.

USC blind long snapper Jake Long has strong connection to Washington State student Connor Venanzi

Connor Venanzi is junior at WSU, studying psychology. One of his closest friends is Jake Olson, the blind USC long snapper who became one of the best stories of the …