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After yielding an atrocious 730 yards of offense in last week’s 62-51 loss to Oregon, embattled University of Southern California (USC) head coach Lane Kiffin is under intense scrutiny to axe the team’s defensive coordinator, his 72-year-old father, Monte. The … Continue reading →
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Southern California: In the matter of the curiously, and criminally (in terms of NCAA rules) deflated footballs and coach with the over-inflated sense of self, the question is not whether we can believe Lane Kiffin – we already know that we cannot – but whether we should here.
On Wednesday USC reported that it had fired a student manager who deflated footballs that the Trojans’...
USC Coach Lane Kiffin's postgame press conference after USC defeats ASU 38-17, improving to 7-3 overall and 5-3 in the Pac-12.
LOS ANGELES Inevitably, if you are fortunate enough to have a father you revere live long enough, there comes a time where you have to begin searching for reminders of the man you once knew.
They gradually become obscured by uncertainty, frailty and other diminishing curses of age that no amount of determination can seem to beat back.
Now imagine that you are not only this mans...
USC’s Head Coach Lane Kiffin has done some pretty shady stuff during his time as a College Football Head Coach. Whether it’s piling up secondary NCAA violations at Tennessee, or having his backup quarterback wear his kickers’ jersey, he’s built up quite a reputation for himself. This time though, USC is in the headlines for something a Student Manager did.On USC’s website...
If No. 21 Southern California even hopes to think about a big finish to its disappointing season, the Trojans realize they must improve on defense.
After the worst defensive game in USC history last week, almost anything at all would be an improvement Saturday against Arizona State.
USC (6-3, 4-3 Pac-12) hosts the slumping Sun Devils (5-4, 3-3) in what's essentially an elimination...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist School officials at Southern California fired a student manager after he admitted taking the air out of some footballs before last week's home game against Oregon.
Good. Now they can resume searching for who took the wind out of Lane Kiffin's sails.
Just kidding about that last part, if only because Kiffin hardly needs...
The USC Trojans’ dream season has run off the rails, but while the three-loss Trojans won’t be in the BCS title game, they still have a shot to end the year in Pasadena in the Rose Bowl.
To get there, they’ll have to put their focus back on the field and away from the hype and distractions that have turned their once-promising season into a disappointment.
The Trojans host...
USC freshman defensive tackle Leonard Williams had a standout game for the Trojans as he grabbed the first interception of his career. Williams spoke with FOX Sports NEXT following the Trojans' 38-17 win over ASU.
USC quarterback Matt Barkley, tailback Curtis McNeal, and safety T.J. McDonald speak with the media following the Trojans 38-17 win over Arizona State.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Southern California center Omar Oraby (ore-ROB-ee) had his hardship waiver petition approved by the NCAA and will be eligible to play in the Trojans' season opener on Friday night.
The school says it was notified by the NCAA on Thursday that Oraby is eligible immediately. The 7-foot-2 center from Egypt transferred to USC in September after playing two seasons...
LOS ANGELES - In a game that saw a total nine turnovers, uncharacteristic penalties and a tremendous defensive effort, the USC Trojans proved to be too much for the Arizona State Sun Devils to handle in the Los Angeles Coliseum, beating the Sun Devils 38-17.