10:19 AM EST, Fri December 20, 2013
USC Trojans Rumors & News
Los Angeles Times 7 hours ago
After a sluggish first half, the Trojans battle to take lead. But 49ers own final moments. J.T. Terrell was eligible to play for USC, according to Coach Andy Enfield, but he didn't play. Byron Wesley is the Trojans' leading scorer and has been eligible all year, but he didn't start.
Los Angeles Times 8 hours ago
The Trojans battle back from a sluggish first half before falling behind for good on a Mike Caffey layup that ends the 49ers' nine-game losing streak. USC falls to 0-2 on the road.
Los Angeles Times 8 hours ago
The tight end assumes a temporary tour guide role as the Trojans prepare for Saturday's Las Vegas Bowl.LAS VEGAS — It has been a nice homecoming so far for Xavier Grimble .
The Ripsit Blog | USCTrojans.com 12 hours ago
The Trojans practiced at Bishop Gorman High School this afternoon in preparation for Saturday's game.With a wind chill quickly descending on the practice field once the sun went down, interim head coach Clay Helton kept his media session short. He...
Los Angeles Times 14 hours ago
Dion Bailey and Hayes Pullard are among those eligible to turn pro. Lack of depth could hurt USC next season.Receiver Marqise Lee is not the only USC draft-eligible junior or third-year sophomore who might make himself available for the NFL draft.
The Ripsit Blog | USCTrojans.com 18 hours ago
USC women's lacrosse assistant coach Devon Wills has broken new ground by becoming the first woman ever drafted by a Major League Lacrosse team. The U.S. Women's National Team goalie was selected by the New York Lizards and will compete...
USC Report | ESPN Los Angeles Dec 19, 2013
LOS ANGELES – Because of the constantly rehashed circumstances that is their fate in a season that seems like four packed into one, the USC Trojans will be looking to end it with a perfect “10” against the Fresno State Bulldogs in the 2013 Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl on Saturday afternoon in Sam Boyd Stadium. If you’re a movie aficionado, when you refer to “10,” there is this image of actor Dudley Moore entangled with jaw-dropping actress Bo Derek along with the hypnotic and sensual music of Maurice Ravel’s "Bolero" in the background.
Los Angeles Times Dec 19, 2013
Las Vegas Bowl on Saturday will be the first time the Trojans' interim coach oversees a team on game day and Fresno State's Tim DeRuyter, who had a similar experience, tells Helton 'Hey brother, I've been there.'LAS VEGAS — USC interim Coach Clay Helton is only a few days from Saturday's Las Vegas Bowl, when he will oversee a team on game day for the first time in his 19-year coaching career.
The Ripsit Blog | USCTrojans.com Dec 18, 2013
The final Howard Jones practice of the season for the 2013 Trojans...With the seniors practicing on campus for the final time, interim head coach Clay Helton let the boys have some fun. They all swapped jerseys so big guys were...
Orange County Register Dec 18, 2013
LOS ANGELES – Having passed two midterms, USC’s secondary is now preparing for its final exam. In Saturday’s Las Vegas Bowl, the Trojans will face Fresno State’s Derek Carr, who leads all upper-division college quarterbacks with 4,866 passing...
Los Angeles Times Dec 17, 2013
Junior safety is contemplating making himself available for the NFL draft. He plans to disclose his decision after the Trojans play Fresno State on Saturday in the Las Vegas Bowl.The Las Vegas Bowl could be Dion Bailey’s final game for USC.
The Ripsit Blog | USCTrojans.com Dec 17, 2013
Written by Sarah Bergstrom, USC blog contributorEager to depart for Vegas tomorrow morning, the Trojans hit the field on Tuesday for their final full and physical practice in preparation for Saturday's bowl game...We've heard his name all week long, but...
USC Report | ESPN Los Angeles Dec 17, 2013
The Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl-bound Trojans got a taste of the glitz and glamour of the Strip following the team’s practice on Sunday, but it’s likely that Abe Markowitz never had a clue. Because while many of his teammates took part in a post-workout photo opportunity with a pair of showgirls, the 6-foot-1, 305-pound center/guard was off on the far side of the field getting some extra work in. By the time he made his way toward the exit, all of the commotion had long since ended.
Orange County Register Dec 16, 2013
LOS ANGELES – For all the changes USC has undergone this year, this is the biggest: Javorius Allen, afterthought to MVP. The Trojans' fifth-string tailback in August, Allen made an unlikely rise during the season, and last week teammates voted him...
USC Report | ESPN Los Angeles Dec 16, 2013
LOS ANGELES -- Can a storied major college football team on its third head coach in the same season manage to pull it together for one last hurrah in the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl against No. 20 Fresno State on Saturday afternoon? By now, most college football fans are familiar with the abrupt firing of former USC head coach Lane Kiffin, the unexpected resignation by first interim head coach Ed Orgeron, the naming of offensive coordinator Clay Helton as the Trojans second interim coach for the bowl game, and the announcement of former Washington Huskies head coach Steve Sarkisian as the...