USC Trojans

Washington St. Cougars vs. USC Trojans

The Washington State Cougars and the USC Trojans face off on Thursday at Beasley Coliseum in Pac-12 college basketball. The Cougars are -4.5 point favorites over the Trojans. The Washington State Cougars have lost seven games in a row and they are just a game out of last place in the Pac-12 standings. WSU is 2-14 in the Pac-12 and 6-7 at home this season. DaVonte Lacy is averaging 19.6 points to lead the Cougars. D.J. Shelton is averaging 9.9 points and 9.3 rebounds, Que Johnson is averaging 9.6 points, and Royce Woolridge is averaging 7.1 points. Washington State is averaging 61.8 points and they are shooting 40.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.9 points and their opponents are shooting 45 percent. Washington State is returning home from a three game road trip. The USC Trojans have lost their last 10 games and are in last place in the Read More

USC Trojans vs. Colorado Buffaloes

The USC Trojans and the Colorado Buffaloes face off on Sunday in Pac-12 college basketball action. The Buffaloes are -3 point favorites over the Trojans with an over/under point total set at 136. The USC Trojans have lost their last five games as they continue on what has been a disaster of a season. USC is 1-10 in the Pac-12 and 8-5 at home this season. Byron Wesley is averaging 17.4 points and 6.8 rebounds to lead the Trojans. Pe’Shon Howard is averaging 10.4 points, Omar Oraby is averaging 8.8 points and 6.3 rebounds, and Nikola Jovanovic is averaging 8.3 points. USC is averaging 71.8 points and they are shooting 45 percent while defensively they are allowing 75.3 points and their opponents are shooting 42.5 percent. USC is in last place in the Pac-12 standings. The Colorado Buffaloes are coming off of a loss at UCLA after reeling off three Read More

USC Trojans vs. Utah Utes

The USC Trojans and the Utah Utes face off on Thursday in Pac-12 college basketball. The Utes are -3.5 point favorites over the Trojans with an over/under point total set at 141. The USC Trojans are having a tough go of it this season and they are in last place in the Pac-12 standings. USC is 1-9 in the Pac-12 and 8-4 at home this season. Byron Wesley leads the Trojans averaging 17.3 points and 6.8 rebounds. Pe’Shon Howard is averaging 10.4 points, Omar Oraby is averaging 9.0 points and 6.5 rebounds, and Nikola Jovanovic is averaging 8.3 points. As a team USC is averaging 71.8 points and they are shooting 45 percent while defensively they are allowing 75.1 points and their opponents are shooting 42.4 percent. USC has lost their last four games. The Utah Utes have won their last two games and they are in seventh place in Read More

California Golden Bears vs. USC Trojans

The Cal Golden Bears and the USC Trojans face off on Saturday in Berkley for a Pac-12 college football battle. The Trojans are -17 point favorites over the Golden Bears. The Cal Golden Bears are having an awful season and have lost their last seven games in a row. Cal is 1-8 overall and their offense is averaging 23.4 points and 462.9 yards per game and they have turned the ball over 25 times. QB Jared Goff has completed 60.3 percent of his passes for 2,881 yards with 14 touchdowns and nine interceptions. Daniel Lasco has rushed for 284 yards and two touchdowns and Brendan Bigelow has rushed for 280 yards and he has 26 receptions out of the backfield. Chris Harper leads Cal with 62 receptions and five touchdowns, Bryce Treggs has 61 catches and a touchdown, and Richard Rodgers has 33 catches. Defensively Cal has struggled allowing 42.8 Read More

USC Trojans vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the USC Trojans face off on Saturday Night in South Bend in one of the biggest traditional rivalries in college football. The Irish are -3 point favorites over the Trojans. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish had the week of last week after beating Arizona State in Cowboys stadium the week earlier to take their record to 4-2 at the halfway point of the season. The Notre Dame offense is averaging 27.3 points and 386.8 yards per game while turning the ball over seven times. QB Tommy Rees has completed just 51.7 percent of their passes with 13 touchdowns and six interceptions. Cam McDaniel has the most carries out of the ND backfield and he is averaging 4.1 yards per carry with two touchdowns and George Atkinson III is averaging 5.8 yards per carry with two touchdowns. T.J. Jones is Notre Dame’s leading receiver with Read More

USC Trojans

Most of the time preseason expectations are not met, but to have seen the 2012 Southern California Trojans not even finishing in the Top 25 after being picked by many as the best in the country and to compete for a BCS Bowl would have been outlandish thought. At 7-6, 5-4 USC is perhaps closer to the smoke of mediocrity than the sunshine to blossom. Whether it’s more of Pete Carroll’s or Lane Kiffin’s fault can be debated, but what cannot is the Trojans accepting defeat and average. With Kiffin under the gun of possibly being fired after another tumultuous year Southern Cal needs to not worry about the past, no matter how beautiful, breathtaking, despairing or dreadful it was and worry about the present. “Carpe diem.” “Seize the day.” As touted as quarterback Matt Barkley was he failed to live that mantra and his supporting cast was part of Read More