Stories tagged: USC
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Point guard Andrew Nembhard picks Florida over Gonzaga
Andrew Nembhard, one of Gonzaga’s primary targets in the 2018 recruiting class, has committed to Florida.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:21 a.m.
Pac-12 capsules: No. 6 USC routs No. 14 Stanford 42-24 for 11th straight win
Steven Mitchell and Deontay Burnett caught two touchdown passes apiece from Sam Darnold, and No. 6 Southern California extended its winning streak to 11 games with a bruising 42-24 victory …
Fri., June 30, 2017, 5:51 p.m.
Taeshon Cherry, who listed GU as finalist, picks USC
Taeshon Cherry, a five-star 2018 recruit, on Friday committed to USC, picking the Trojans from a group of finalists that included Gonzaga.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
2018 point guard Brandon Williams picks Arizona over Gonzaga, other schools
Brandon Williams, a standout point guard in the 2018 class, had Gonzaga in his top five, but it seemed clear that Arizona was at the top of his list.
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017, 8:22 p.m.
Mathews brothers double up on NCAA tournament wins
Jordan Mathews was fully engaged watching younger brother Jonah, a freshman at USC, as the Trojans rallied from a huge deficit to knock off Providence in the First Four in …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 8:09 p.m.
Arizona State stuns Trojans with late rally, 83-82
Arizona State rallied from six points down in the final 30 seconds to stun USC 83-82 on Sunday on Tra Holder’s two free throws with 6.9 seconds to play.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
USC upsets No. 8 UCLA
Shaqquan Aaron scored a career-high 23 points, and Southern California matched its season best with 14 3-pointers in an 84-76 upset of No. 8 UCLA on Wednesday night.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
USC holds off Arizona State 82-79 to snap 2-game home skid
Elijah Stewart scored 29 points, making seven of Southern California’s 14 3-pointers, to beat Arizona State 82-79 on Sunday night.
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 9:42 p.m.
Southern California wins NCAA women’s soccer title
Katie Johnson broke a tie in the 75th minute and Southern California won the NCAA women’s soccer title Sunday, beating top-ranked West Virginia 3-1 at Avaya Stadium on Sunday.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 10:19 p.m.
Professor fatally stabbed on USC campus; student arrested
A student stabbed a psychology professor to death on the University of Southern California campus in Los Angeles on Friday in what was a personal dispute, authorities said.
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 8:24 p.m.
No. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win
Sam Darnold threw five touchdowns passes, Ronald Jones rushed for a career-high 223 yards and Southern California downed California 45-24 on Thursday night in Los Angeles. Darnold threw for 231 …
Sun., Oct. 23, 2016, 8:23 p.m.
USC suspends senior LB Jabari Ruffin indefinitely
Southern California has suspended defensive end Jabari Ruffin indefinitely due to an unspecified student conduct issue.
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016, 7:14 p.m.
Sam Darnold throws for five scores as USC routs Arizona
Sam Darnold is settling into the quarterback role at USC quite nicely, and he has the Trojans in the thick of the race in the Pac-12 South.
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 9:55 p.m.
USC overcomes turnovers, finishes off No. 21 Colorado 21-17
Tyler Petite caught his second touchdown pass from Sam Darnold with 8:28 to play, and Southern California overcame four turnovers to earn a 21-17 victory over No. 21 Colorado on …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Pac-12 notes: Huskies need challenge to gauge their strength
With a quarter of the regular season in the books, the Washington Huskies have aced every test. Or, they’ve at least proved prepared for the pop quizzes.
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 3:47 p.m.
Dylan Hernandez: Carroll’s an enemy now but Trojans fans will cut him slack
Listening to Pete Carroll talk this week about the controversial timing of his departure from USC was similar to reading how John Wooden claimed to have known nothing about what …
Sat., Sept. 3, 2016, 10:03 p.m.
Top 25 Roundup:
True freshman quarterback Jalen Hurts threw two touchdown passes to ArDarius Stewart and ran for two more scores as top-ranked Alabama began its national championship defense with a 52-6 victory …
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
USC names redshirt junior Max Browne starting quarterback
Southern California named redshirt junior Max Browne its starting quarterback Saturday.
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.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 1:43 p.m.
Hall of Famer Lynn Swann named athletic director at USC
LOS ANGELES – Lynn Swann is the next Southern California football great to get the chance to run the Trojans’ athletic department. The Pro Football Hall of Famer was named …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 10:12 p.m.
Providence beats Southern Cal on Rodney Bullock’s late layup
Rodney Bullock hit a layup with 1.5 seconds left and Providence beat Southern California 70-69 on Thursday night in the first round of the NCAA tournament.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
Pac-12 men: Oregon clinches at least share of title
Sun., Feb. 7, 2016
Consumer Confidential: Why is University of California investing in payday lender Ace Cash Express?
The University of California makes money when American workers become trapped in endless cycles of high-interest debt. That’s because the university has invested millions of dollars in an investment fund …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 5:47 p.m.
USC athletic director Pat Haden will step down in June
USC athletic director Pat Haden will retire on June 30, school president Max Nikias announced Friday.
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Area college basketball: Hristova, Cougars topple No. 25 USC
Borislava Hristova had 13 of her 21 points in the second half and the Washington State women beat No. 25 Southern California 73-61 in a Pac-12 Conference game Friday night …
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 9:51 p.m.
UCLA stuns Arizona with dramatic 3-pointer
Bryce Alford hit a 3-pointer with 1.8 seconds left, lifting UCLA to an 87-84 victory over No. 7 Arizona on Thursday night for the Bruins’ first Pac-12 win after opening …
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 11:38 p.m.
Kicked to curb
SAN DIEGO – Rafael Gaglianone kicked a 29-yard field goal with 2:27 left to lift No. 23 Wisconsin to a 23-21 victory against Southern California in the Holiday Bowl on …
Mon., Dec. 7, 2015, 3:58 p.m.
Steve Sarkisian sues USC for contract breach after firing
Steve Sarkisian sued the University of Southern California on Monday, alleging the school breached the football coach’s contract and discriminated against him on the basis of a disability when it …
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015, 10:23 p.m.
No. 7 Stanford beats No. 24 USC for Pac-12 title
Run, pass and catch. Christian McCaffrey did it all in a record-setting performance that should send him to New York for the Heisman Trophy ceremony and Stanford to a third …
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 7:58 p.m.
No. 7 Stanford meets No. 24 USC in Pac-12 championship game
Stanford used its first meeting against Southern California back in September as a springboard to a successful season that carried the Cardinal to a Pac-12 North title and top 10 …