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"He Was Giving Me The Business"

"He Was Giving Me The Business"

Veteran referee Ron Cherry was unable to whistle USC’s Michael Hutchings for “giving him the business,” because the blow knocked Cherry completely out. He managed to leave the field under his own
Notre Dame's Jerry Tillery Kicks Head Of Player Who Just Suffered Brain Injury [Update]

Notre Dame's Jerry Tillery Kicks Head Of Player Who Just Suffered Brain Injury [Update]

USC-Notre Dame has long been a dirty rivalry, so here’s Notre Dame defensive lineman Jerry Tillery kicking USC’s Aca’Cedric Ware in the head just after Ware took a brain-scrambling helmet-to-helmet

Remember that story about a former USC football walk-on that the government alleges ran a drug smugg

Remember that story about a former USC football walk-on that the government alleges ran a drug smuggling ring? Rolling Stone’s latest features goes deep on the government’s case, and how Owen Hanson
Sam Darnold Was A Mad Man In The Rose Bowl

Sam Darnold Was A Mad Man In The Rose Bowl

It took a record-setting rookie from USC tearing out Penn State’s beating heart on national television, but I think bowl games might be good again.Read more...
That's One Incredible Way To Block A Kick

That's One Incredible Way To Block A Kick

New USC commit Bubba Bolden made the most of his appearance in today’s high school All-American game by leaping over the long snapper, kicking the ball out of the hands of the holder, recovering it,
USC Trojans Suspend Kicker Under Investigation For "Code Of Conduct Issue"

USC Trojans Suspend Kicker Under Investigation For "Code Of Conduct Issue"

Matt Boermeester, a placekicker for the USC Trojans, has been suspended indefinitely while the university investigates him for a “code of conduct issue.”Read more...
Bucs Draft Pick Had To Live Out Of His Car Because Of Dumb NCAA Rule

Bucs Draft Pick Had To Live Out Of His Car Because Of Dumb NCAA Rule

Stevie Tu’ikolovatu was just drafted in the seventh round by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after playing a year at USC, where he was the school’s 2016 defensive MVP and the MVP of the Rose Bowl. He also
Sam Darnold Uses Wakeboarding Trip To Work On His Passing

Sam Darnold Uses Wakeboarding Trip To Work On His Passing

USC quarterback Sam Darnold is enjoying the California heat before his second season at the helm, and it appears that he’s working on his form. Sort of. Read more...
The Long Death Of A Failed Ballplayer

The Long Death Of A Failed Ballplayer

This story originally appeared in the August, 1980 issue of Inside Sports and appears here with permission. Read more...
Girlfriend Of Former USC Kicker Says School "Railroaded" Him In Title IX Investigation

Girlfriend Of Former USC Kicker Says School "Railroaded" Him In Title IX Investigation

In February the USC Trojans suspended placekicker Matt Boermeester indefinitely for what was called a “code of conduct issue.” The player’s status with the program was vague as the year went on, until
USC Pretends Like It Didn't Lose The 2006 Rose Bowl

USC Pretends Like It Didn't Lose The 2006 Rose Bowl

The 2005-06 USC Trojans were an unholy powerhouse that went on an 12-0 romp through college football only to be upended in the 2006 Rose Bowl by Vince Young and the Texas Longhorns. The Trojans later
Four College Basketball Coaches Charged With Bribery And Fraud [Updated]

Four College Basketball Coaches Charged With Bribery And Fraud [Updated]

Four college basketball coaches have been arrested after being charged by the Manhattan U.S. Attorney with various counts of bribery and fraud. The arrests resulted from a nearly two-year
Saturday Night Five: Lessons from Week Nine (USC sends a message, Chris Fowler sends a tweet, Khalil Tate delivers again, and more

Saturday Night Five: Lessons from Week Nine (USC sends a message, Chris Fowler sends a tweet, Khalil Tate delivers again, and more

The three remaining kickoff times for Nov. 4 should be announced Sunday morning. Now, for the Week Nine insta-reaction: 1. USC is back (for now … right now … tonight.) The Trojans poleaxed ASU with
Pac-12 greatest games No. 22: Leinart vs. Rodgers for supremacy (USC holds off Cal)

Pac-12 greatest games No. 22: Leinart vs. Rodgers for supremacy (USC holds off Cal)

Not since, and perhaps never before, has the Pac-12 produced as great a collection of talent in one game as it did on Oct. 9, 2004, when No. 7 Cal collided with No. 1 USC in an epic that would not be
Pac-12’s greatest games No. 21: Pop Warner, Knute Rockne and the birth of a rivalry (Stanford vs. Notre Dame in the ’25 Rose Bowl)

Pac-12’s greatest games No. 21: Pop Warner, Knute Rockne and the birth of a rivalry (Stanford vs. Notre Dame in the ’25 Rose Bowl)

The 1925 Rose Bowl featured some of the grandest names college football: Pop Warner and Knute Rockne, the Four Horsemen and Ernie Nevers. But its lasting significance lies in the rivalry it helped
Pac-12 greatest games No. 17: Charles White runs wild (USC edges Ohio State)

Pac-12 greatest games No. 17: Charles White runs wild (USC edges Ohio State)

Back to the Granddaddy for the second time in the series, but not the last … definitely not the last. Date: Jan. 1, 1980 Location: The Rose Bowl Score: USC 17, Ohio State 16 What happened: USC jumped
Police Seek Felony Charges Against USC Player Who Leveled Fan

Police Seek Felony Charges Against USC Player Who Leveled Fan

The USC Trojans lost 30-27 to the Washington State Cougars on Sept. 29, and at the end of the game the Washington State fans rushed the field. During the chaos, USC defensive lineman Liam Jimmons was
Arizona vs. USC Live Stream: How to Watch NCAA Football Online

Arizona vs. USC Live Stream: How to Watch NCAA Football Online

With nine weeks of college football in the books, there is a clash between two top 25 programs from the...
Pac-12 greatest games No. 15: John McKay’s two-point gamble (the 1975 Rose Bowl)

Pac-12 greatest games No. 15: John McKay’s two-point gamble (the 1975 Rose Bowl)

Because of the teams, and the coaches, and the finish, this is on the short list of greatest Rose Bowls … Date: Jan. 1, 1975 Location: The Rose Bowl Score: USC 18, Ohio State 17 What happened:
Pac-12 greatest games No. 13: USC holds off Wisconsin (the 1963 Rose Bowl)

Pac-12 greatest games No. 13: USC holds off Wisconsin (the 1963 Rose Bowl)

The ’63 game was unlike any Rose Bowl that came before it … and would be unlike many that came after it. Date: Jan. 1, 1963 Location: The Rose Bowl Score: USC 42, Wisconsin 37 What happened: The