USC RUMORS & GOSSIP

USC OT Chad Wheeler injured, Chuma Edoga to start

The USC Trojans will be down a big piece of their offensive line this weekend when they take on the top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide. Three-year starter Chad Wheeler has been dealing with plantar fasciitis for majority of the summer and he will not be able to play a significant role in Saturday’s season opener. Head coach Clay Helton announced that sophomore Chuma Edoga would get...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Trojans Live - Katie Johnson

Via USC Trojans Athletics
15 hours ago

Trojans Live - Clay Helton

Via USC Trojans Athletics
15 hours ago

USC Football - Meet Stevie Tu'ikolovatu

Via USC Trojans Athletics
20 hours ago

USC Trojans football 2016: Welcome to game week!

It is finally game week for USC football and that means the long off season is finally almost over and college football is back! Welcome to USC game week everyone. In just a few short days the Trojans will be back in action. It was a long off season but we finally made it and now it is time to start preparing for Saturday night’s contest between the The USC Trojans and the Alabama...
Via Conquest Chronicles
1 day ago

Former USC Football Players Thriving On NFL Stage In The Big Apple

USC football is well known for producing NFL talent, with a growing crop of Trojans thriving in the two New York franchises including Leonard Williams and Devon Kennard. New York has much to offer the sports world in baseball, hockey, basketball, and of course. You have two competitive teams per sport like Jets and Giants in […] Former USC Football Players Thriving On NFL Stage...
Via Reign of Troy
1 day ago

Trojans simulate Alabama week

LOS ANGELES – The last Saturday before USC’s opener against Alabama included a 50-play, full-pads scrimmage at an off-campus location. The Trojans ran 40 plays of offense and defense, with 10 more on special teams. It featured thud tackling, in...
Via The OC Register
2 days ago  |  Discuss

USC Trojans Defensive line coach Kenechi Udeze overcame leukemia to coach the Trojans

You can watch Udeze’s story here thanks to the Pac-12 Networks on YouTube Kenechi Udeze started out as a 1-star recruit walk on who lost 100 pounds and became a 1st round draft pick in the NFL before leukemia took away his ability to play football. Udeze beat cancer and found his way back home to USC where he is preparing the young USC defensive linemen for the Trojans. The Pac...
Via Conquest Chronicles
3 days ago

USC running backs Justin Davis, Ronald Jones give Trojans a dynamic 1-2 punch

LOS ANGELES – Ronald Jones set a USC freshman rushing record last season, running for a team-high 987 yards. Neither Reggie Bush, LenDale White, Marcus Allen, Charles White, nor anyone else in the Trojans’ decorated lineage, ran for so many yards...
Via The OC Register
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston Nutt discusses messy situation with Mitch Mustain

The story of Mitch Mustain and how his career fell apart is something of a legend in Arkansas. Mustain was a high school star and reached celebrity status at Springdale High in Arkansas as part of the famed “Springdale Five.” But despite starting at Arkansas, Mustain and high school teammate Damian Williams ended up transferring to USC. Mustain went from National Player of the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

USC vs Alabama: Tide Could Play Two Quarterbacks Against Trojans

Could USC vs Alabama feature two Tide quarterbacks, with the competition in Tuscaloosa extending through the first two games of the season? It’s looking more and more likely that when USC vs Alabama kicks off the 2016 season on Sept. 3, the quarterback situation for the Tide could still be undecided. The word out of […] USC vs Alabama: Tide Could Play Two Quarterbacks Against...
Via Reign of Troy
4 days ago

Max Browne named starting QB for USC Trojans

USC junior QB Max Browne was named the Trojans starting QB on Saturday…. OFFICIAL: @USCCoachHelton names @MaxBrowne4 the USC starting quarterback. #AllAboutBall pic.twitter.com/sTz32U6ecT — USC Trojans (@USC_Athletics) August 20, 2016 As a back-up in 2015, Browne played in 3 games and completed 8 of 12 passes for 113 yards. Browne’s first assignment as the newly minted started...
Via The Student Section
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Alabama fans fire back at USC t-shirt taunt with O.J. Simpson tee

News surfaced earlier this week that the USC Bookstore was selling shirts that mocked the Alabama Crimson Tide ahead of the Trojans’ Sept. 3 showdown with the defending national champions. Not surprisingly, Alabama backers weren’t going to take such a slight in stride without a response. The shirt selling at the USC Bookstore bears the message, “Roll Tears Roll,” which...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
11 days ago  |  Discuss

USC trolls Alabama with 'Roll Tears Roll' shirts

USC has decided to troll Alabama ahead of its season-opening game against the No. 1 team in the country. It’s a bold move. The Trojans are selling “Roll Tears Roll” shirts in their bookstore in anticipation of the non-conference tilt against the Crimson Tide. Here’s the shirt: The USC Bookstore decided it was a good idea to troll Alabama. https://t.co/NqabqBrgTJ pic...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

USC CB Isaiah Langley suspended for season-opener vs. Alabama

USC has suspended cornerback Isaiah Langley for the 2016 season-opener against USC as punishment for being arrested in May, according to the LA Times.  Langley, who appeared in 11 games last season as a true freshman, was arrested on May 6 on suspicion of trespassing, intoxication and resisting arrest. He had been attending a frat party that evening. From The Times: Langley...
Via College Spun
July 19, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: USC offensive line gets stuck in elevator, hilarity ensues

Weight limits are listed in elevators for a reason, and a group of USC offensive linemen found out the hard way. As David Lombardi of ESPN.com reports, eight Trojans’ offensive linemen were on their way to dinner with their line coach when all of them decided to cram into a single elevator. The elevators capacity was 2,500 pounds, and the linemen greatly exceeded that number...
Via The Comeback
April 23, 2016  |  Discuss

USC names Lynn Swann next athletic director

USC announced on Wednesday that NFL Hall of Famer and former Trojans wide receiver Lynn Swann has been named the school’s next athletic director. Swann is set to begin work on July 1, when he will officially take over for Pat Haden. In early February, Haden decided to retire following another health scare in which he reportedly collapsed on the USC campus and was taken to an ambulance...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Steve Sarkisian’s USC lawsuit heading for arbitration

The divorce between Steve Sarkisian and the University of Southern California was an ugly one, and now the lawsuit thrown by Sarkisian at his former employer is heading to arbitration, per the Los Angeles Times. Sarkisian was let go after a series of alcohol-related incidents, including an obscenity-laced speech at the annual Salute to Troy preseason event and allegedly showing...
Via The Comeback
March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Photos: this white USC concept helmet is a bold look

Concept helmets are always a fun topic for college football fans. Usually the alternate looks created by graphic designers are vastly different from the helmets teams actually wear on the field. That’s certainly the case with this white USC concept helmet from Instagram user “Homegrown Helmets.” The base color is completely different, as is the metallic gold outline and the...
Via College Spun
February 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Pat Haden collapsed on USC campus

USC athletic director Pat Haden collapsed on the school's campus Wednesday and was taking to an ambulance on a stretcher, according to reports. The primary report comes from USC journalism student Paolo Uggetti, who covers the Trojans' football team: BREAKING: #USC AD Pat Haden collapsed outside Heritage Hall, paramedics at the scene carried him to ambulance on stretcher, per...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

USC athletic director Pat Haden to retire in June

USC’s Athletic Director Pat Haden will be retire from his post on June 30th of this year according to a statement released by the school on Friday. For the following year after that, he will be heading a fundraising initiative to renovate the LA Coliseum. Haden will retire after just about six years on the job at USC after spending many years as a trustee of the university as well...
Via The Comeback
February 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Former USC walk-on charged in drug smuggling case

Owen Hanson, a former walk-on football player at USC who played tight end for the Trojans in the early-2000s, is one of 22 people who have been charged with running a massive international drug smuggling and gambling ring. In an indictment unsealed on Thursday, federal authorities claim Hanson and several others ran an operation they called ODog Enterprise, which involved international...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 29, 2016  |  Discuss

USC's Malik Martin: Rams in L.A. will steal my girls

TMZ ran into the USC basketball team at LAX a few days ago, and asked the Trojans about the biggest sports story in the area at the moment: the NFL’s Rams impending move to their city. Many L.A. residents are excited for the return of pro football, but that’s not the case for USC’s Malik Martin and Chimezie Metu. Metu raises the valid concern about traffic in the area—always...
Via College Spun
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Ex-USC TE Bryce Dixon arrested for carjacking

Former USC tight end Bryce Dixon was arrested Tuesday for an alleged carjacking nearby the USC campus in Los Angeles. According to reports, Dixon is being held on $100,000 bail after being charged with the felony. No other details about the case were released. Dixon, who is from Oxnard, Calif., caught 14 passes for 198 yards and four touchdowns as a freshman in 2014. He was expelled...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Lane Kiffin jokes about the time USC fired him

It’s been a little more than two years since Lane Kiffin was fired from USC. The Trojans’ coach was let go in September 2013, a couple games into his fourth season leading the program. The firing took place at an airport during a meeting with athletic director Pat Haden.  Enough time has passed since that Kiffin is apparently now able to joke about it.  The Alabama offensive...
Via College Spun
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


USC News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

West-ern Literature: How Kanye's fans find meaning in between the lines

Madden 17's live commentary tackles Kaepernick controversy

Kanye West, Saint Pablo Tour and the anti-celebrity

WATCH: John Randle on the first time he talked trash in the NFL

The hottest hitters in MLB heading into September sprint

Who has the most to prove at the US Open?

A sports history of not standing up for the national anthem

Premier League notebook: The love affair at Man U

Heading into the homestretch: 2016 ROY favorites

One Gotta Go: NFL legends talking comedians is no joke




Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker