The way the 2010 NFL draft should be


Mock drafts are humorous attempts to satisfy our constant need to predict things. If you want to know how much value they hold, you should not overlook the presence of the word “mock.” Last year I ran a running diary for the first day of the NFL draft. Because I have the Thursday column this […]

Blustery day


A large branch, stretching more than 10 feet long, fell into the middle of the road Wednesday, landing right in front of the University Park Health Center. The exceptionally strong winds Wednesday knocked a number of branches down around campus. Winds ranged from 20 to 30 mph, occasionally reaching more than 40 mph. A wind […]

NFL draft day


Former USC coach Pete Carroll left for the NFL right as the semester started. Now, with the spring semester coming to a close, many of the players Carroll mentored during his time at USC will be moving on to the pros as well. As many as 16 Trojans could be drafted in the NFL’s annual […]