USC reloads and takes aim at 2nd straight NCAA tourney berth

LOS ANGELES (AP) It's more about reloading than rebuilding at Southern California. The Trojans reached the NCAA Tournament last season after winning just five Pac-12 games the previous two years under coach Andy Enfield. They have some holes to fill this season after their second- and third-leading scorers left school early only to be undrafted and four other players transferred...
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USC's Nico Falah steps up to solidify the center position

LOS ANGELES – Before Nico Falah has unexpectedly emerged as USC’s starting center in his fourth season, but before he provided a steady presence for a rejuvenated offense, it seemed like less of a long shot. “We’ve never coached a lineman...
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Trojans Live 10/24/16 - Sadie Edwards & Ivana Jakubcova

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Trojans Live 10/24/16 - Frostee Rucker

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Trojans Live 10/24/16 - Ronald Jones II & Aca'Cedric Ware

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Trojans Live 10/24/16 - Clay Helton

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USC Football Mailbag: Has Clay Helton Won His Job Back?

Has Clay Helton won his job back? What’s the deal with the Trojans’ running back rotaion?…Our weekly USC football mailbag seeks the answers. If you have a question for the mailbag, send it in to @ReignOfTroy on Twitter or via email to Let’s get started: Do people still not want Helton at USC? Or […] USC Football Mailbag: Has Clay Helton Won His...
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USC vs Cal Odds: Trojans Favored Over Bears By Double-Digits

Odds for USC vs Cal opened Sunday with the Trojans favored by two touchdowns over the Bears for the Thursday night contest at the LA Coliseum. Oddsmakers have plenty of faith in USC’s ability to dispatch the 4-3 Cal Bears at home, with a three game win streak giving Clay Helton and his squad plenty […] USC vs Cal Odds: Trojans Favored Over Bears By Double-Digits - Reign of Troy...
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USC linebacker Jabari Ruffin indefinitely for "student conduct issue"

LOS ANGELES – USC suspended senior linebacker Jabari Ruffin indefinitely for a “student conduct issue,” Coach Clay Helton announced Sunday. Helton did not offer further details, and Ruffin’s possible return to the team remained unclear. “I...
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USC preparing to face high-scoring Cal

LOS ANGELES (AP) With his Friday night free, Southern California left tackle Chad Wheeler watched California's 52-49 double-overtime victory over Oregon. ''Yeah, it was a lot of offense, right?'' Wheeler said Sunday, as the Trojans returned to practice for their Thursday night game against the high-flying Golden Bears. Cal ranks second in the Pac-12 in scoring offense, averaging...
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USC suspends senior LB Jabari Ruffin indefinitely

LOS ANGELES (AP) Southern California has suspended defensive end Jabari Ruffin indefinitely due to an unspecified student conduct issue. Coach Clay Helton announced the senior's suspension Sunday. Helton wouldn't provide details about the nature of the violation. The coach added: ''Don't have a crystal ball on if and when he could return.'' Ruffin is from nearby Downey. He has...
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Up next: USC (4-3) vs. Cal (4-3)

USC (4-3) vs. Cal (4-3) When: 7:30 p.m., Thursday Where: The Coliseum Watch/listen: ESPN/710 AM USC update: The Trojans’ three consecutive wins brought their record above .500 for the first time in 2016. At 3-2 in conference, they sit one game...
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USC Men’s basketball just outside top 25 in Preseason Coaches Poll

We are rapidly approaching college basketball season. Hard to believe but we are rapidly approaching college basketball season. The USC Trojans do not tip off until Friday, November 11th, when they host Montana but the Coaches Poll has just released their preseason rankings. The Trojans are on the outside looking in as they are not in the preseason top 25 but are in the top 40....
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USC Could Be A Legit Threat To Win The Pac-12 South

The odds of winning the Pac-12 South could favor USC USC has managed to get themselves back on track and winning. After their 48-14 victory, USC is now 4-3 and on a much needed week off to regroup and prepare for their Thursday night game with Cal. The Trojans are starting to improve both offensively and defensively at the right time. While there’s plenty of football left...
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USC Football 2016: Trojans work on 3rd down ahead of their break

The USC Trojans will take a break from practice on Thursday and Friday to get rested and healthy while the coaches make recruiting trips. In Wednesday’s practice Helton focused on their third down packages for the Cal game next Thursday as well as continuing to get the younger players quality reps in practice. Coach Helton spoke about the importance of getting the Cal quarterback...
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6 days ago

USC Trojans Recruiting: Updates on the class of 2017

Performance recaps of the class of ‘17 We are just past the halfway point for many high school football teams around the country. It is time to take a look at how some of USC's top commitments are performing in their final prep seasons. Stephen Carr Stephen Carr had 35 carries for 194 yards in last week's win over Grand Terrace. He had two touchdowns on the ground and added...
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What's wrong with the traditional Pac-12 powerhouses?

Stanford and Oregon have combined to win the past seven Pac-12 titles. Before that, USC won it six years in a row. Not since Washington State in 2002 has a team other than Stanford, USC, or Oregon claimed the moniker of Pac-12 champion. However, barring a major upset, that is all bound to change this season. In the Pac-12 North, both Washington and Washington State sit at 3-0...
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USC Football: 3 Things We Learned vs Arizona

USC football went into Tucson and beat Arizona, 48-14 for their first win away from home in six tries. Here’s three things we learned from the win. The Trojans hadn’t won on the road since last November against Colorado. And even then, the victory over the Buffaloes was a three-point margin. This time around, USC didn’t […] USC Football: 3 Things We Learned vs Arizona -...
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USC WR Steven Mitchell out for season with knee injury

LOS ANGELES (AP) Southern California receiver Steven Mitchell Jr. will miss the rest of the season with a torn ligament in his left knee. Mitchell has 24 catches for 226 yards and one touchdown as the top slot receiver for the Trojans (4-3, 3-2 Pac-12). He ranks third on the team in receptions behind JuJu Smith-Schuster and Darreus Rogers. Mitchell wasn't touched when he tore...
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WATCH: Arizona’s Khalil Tate trolls USC after TD

By Robert Ortiz After scoring his first collegiate touchdown, Arizona freshman quarterback and Los Angeles native Khalil Tate had a little fun at the expense of USC, tossing up the “Fight ON” hand signal in the direction of the USC bench. Congrats Khalil Tate on your first rushing TD! #HomeOfChampions — Serra Football (@Serra__Football) October...
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Watch: Adoree’ Jackson makes unbelievable interception

The USC Trojans knocked off the Colorado Buffaloes 21-17 as the Trojans try to save their season. The Trojans improve to 3-3 and the Buffs are now 4-2. Check out this interception by Adoree’ Jackson as he goes up and somehow is able to drag a foot inbounds for an unbelievable play…. INTERCEPTION: @AdoreeKnows! He's too good. #SCTop10 #FightOn #BeatTheBuffs
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WATCH: Adoree’ Jackson returns kick-off 100 yds for TD

Utah put seven points on the board by running the ball down USC’s throats. Then they kicked off to Adoree’ Jackson and he made them pay with this return….. Adoree' Jackson gone — Kevin Causey (@CFBZ) September 24, 2016 The post Watch: Adoree’ Jackson returns kick-off 100 yds for TD appeared first on The Student Section.
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September 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Look: Utah debuts new individually hand painted helmets

Take a look at the new helmets that Utah is wearing tonight against the USC Trojans….. Our new helmet is
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September 23, 2016  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every member of the USC Trojans to be selected in the first round of the NFL Draft

Since 1940, the University of Southern California Trojans have sent 77 players to the pros in the first round of the NFL draft. How many can you name? Clue: Year-Draft Number-Position-Team Note: 9 players share the same last names, therefore first and last names (we'll give you a gimme for the father and son with the same name) are required for correct answers on these clues.
September 22, 2016  |  Discuss

USC coach Clay Helton shoots down wild rumor

USC head coach Clay Helton had to shoot down a wild rumor when speaking with the media on Tuesday. Yes, the Trojans coach actually answered a question about whether or not one of his players hit him. Helton spoke with reporters Tuesday to address what is going on with freshman offensive lineman E.J. Price, who has disappeared from the program. There were rumors that Price had hit...
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September 20, 2016  |  Discuss

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