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USC and UCLA Were Disappointing: What About Next Season?

Alabama is the national champion. USC loses Sam Darnold and Ronald Jones to the NFL next season. UCLA loses Josh Rosen. It’s our first look at the 2018 college football season and my initial thought...

 

A ROSE BOWL CLASSIC AFTER ALL

I apologize. In the weeks leading up to the Rose Bowl game I had difficulty accepting the fact that our local teams would be sent away. What about the tradition that the Pac-12 champion would play in...

 

No. 8 USC battles No. 5 Ohio State in the Cotton Bowl

The USC Trojan football team will travel deep into the heart of Texas to play one of the best college football teams in the nation when they face Ohio State in the Cotton Bowl on Friday, December 29,...

 

Alex Smith Signs With Wisconsin

Alex Smith Signs With Wisconsin Culver City High School Football player Alex Smith a defensive back signs his National Letter of Intent (NLI) with the University of Wisconsin Badgers today at Culver...

 

UCLA Gets The Coach It Wanted

UCLA introduced its new football coach, Chip Kelly during a packed press conference on the school's campus last Monday. If you could package the smiles from boosters into victories Kelly would be...

 

ALMOST---Culver Loses Final Game By One point

The agony of defeat paid a visit to Culver City High last Friday night. The black, white and blue clad Centaurs put on a brilliant display of dynamic football while suffering a 57-56 heartbreaking los...

 

USC Battles Stanford for Pac-12 Crown

The USC football team will try to beat Stanford again in 2017 but this time it's for the Pac-12 Championship. On September 9 at the Coliseum the Trojans beat the Cardinal 42-24. The problem is...

 

Chip Kelly To Decide Between UCLA And Florida

The Chip Kelly drama has reached a new chapter. Last weekend UCLA fired head football coach Jim Mora and news spread that they want Kelly, the former Oregon coach, to replace him. That information...

 

Jedd Fisch Is Named UCLA Interim Head Coach

After UCLA fired head football coach Jim Mora following the Bruins’ 28-23 loss to USC Saturday night Jedd Fisch was named interim head coach. Fisch has been an assistant at five colleges and became UCLA’s offensive co-ordinator a year ago....

 

Trojan Football Gets Ready For Pac-12 Championship

The USC football team, fresh off a close 28-23 win over cross town rival UCLA last Saturday at the Coliseum, will play for the Pac-12 championship on December 1, at 5 p.m.at Levi's Stadium in Santa...

 

Bruins Can Stop Trojans' Climb To The Top on Saturday

When UCLA and USC play each other in any sport the stakes are high and the winner has bragging rights for another year. This years' football game is no different. Although there is no Rose Bowl game...

 

USC Earns It's Highest Preseason Ranking

The USC men's basketball team was ranked No. 10 in the Associated Press preseason poll today (Nov. 1). It marks the highest preseason ranking for the Trojan men's basketball team since the 1974-75...

 

UCLA Football takes on Memphis on the Road Saturday

The 2-0 UCLA football team travels to the state of Tennessee Saturday to take on the Memphis Tigers at 9 a.m. on ESPN2 or Channel 7. If the Bruins’ offense continues to play at a high level UCLA...

 

USC football To Battle Texas At The Coliseum Saturday

Two of the greatest college football programs in the nation will be on the field Saturday when the USC Trojans take on the Texas Longhorns at 5:30 p.m. at the Coliseum. Although the Longhorns have...

 

UCLA Football Wins One For The Ages

UCLA's 45-44 thrilling comeback win over Texas A&M last Sunday at the Rose Bowl was a game that defied all logical explanations when it comes to making a sports comeback. What made it so hard to...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    August 31, 2017

In Opener Sunday UCLA Hopes For Major Improvement

The UCLA football team will find out early if it has improved from last year when they take on a good Texas A&M football team at the Rose Bowl on a rare college game on Sunday. Kickoff is set for...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    August 31, 2017

USC Opens Saturday, Awaits Stanford Next

The USC football team has enough talent in 2017 to stay at the top of the Pac-12 and national rankings. They have one of the best quarterbacks in the nation in Sam Darnold. They always have...

 

Culver's Lucas O'Connor Signs Football Scholarship Offer

Lucas O’Connor, star quarterback of the 2011 Culver City High football team that went to the CIF Western Conference finals has signed a scholarship offer to play football at West Liberty University in West Liberty, West Virginia. West Liberty is a...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    August 3, 2017

USC Football Is Picked To Win the Pac-12 Title

What can the Trojans do for an encore? The USC football team won nine games in a row last season after starting the season 1-3. Those nine wins included their dramatic victory over Penn State in the...

 
 By Steve Finley    Sports    August 3, 2017

UCLA Looks to Rebound From a Disappointing Season

The good news around Westwood is quarterback Josh Rosen is returning for his junior year. The bad news is, there are still some major question marks about the offensive line. Last year the problems...

 

A Classic End To The College Football Season

I love college football. Always have. The NFL is great too, but I favor the unpredictable college games with less experienced players often surprising us. A year ago Alabama gave coach Lou Saban his...

 

Trojans Ride Eight-Game Winning Streak To Rose Bowl

When the USC football team started the 2016 season with a 52-6 lost to Alabama on September 3, in Arlington, Texas a lot of people brushed it off because Alabama was the No. 1 ranked team in the...

 

Lawry's Beef Bowl Sets The Standard For Special Events

There are 42 college football bowls games this year and next year that will include 84 teams. Every game has special events leading up to the game that makes that particular one stand out and make...

 

Trojans Take A Different Path To The Rose Bowl

If someone mentioned Rose Bowl around the USC football program back in September even the most loyal Trojan football fan would have said no way. After starting the season with a 1-3 record the young...

 

USC Dominates UCLA, Gets Ready For Notre Dame

While the USC Trojans will get ready to play Notre Dame on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. at the Coliseum they will also be keeping an eye on the results of the Colorado, Utah game on Saturday. After the...

 

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