LOS ANGELES, CA - Though the Bruins may own bragging rights this year on the football field, the pool still belongs to the USC Trojans.
The crosstown rivals again met for the National Championship in water polo and again USC prevailed, 11-10 over the Bruins on Sunday.
What a game. What a game. It was one of those spectacular games," USC head coach Jovan Vavic said. The opponent was outstanding. UCLA was extremely well coached in this game; prepared, ready and they executed really well. But our guys have been there before. They know how to win.
"They have a great heart.
It was the Trojans fifth - you read that right - fifth-straight national championship and the second straight - and third time in four years (2009, '11 and '12) - that they defeated their rivals from Westwood in the Championship Game. USC went 3-0 vs. UCLA this season with three one-goal victories, as the Trojans finished a perfect 29-0 and have now won 31 straight matches.
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