A tumultuous season will come to an end for USC on Wednesday night when the Trojans take on the Wisconsin Badgers in the Holiday Bowl in San Diego. The Trojans, who come in with an 8-5 record, are making their second consecutive appearance in the Holiday Bowl. They defeated Nebraska 45-42 last year. Since then, […]
Adoree’ Jackson may play both offense and defense on the field, but his versatility stretches well beyond football. The USC sophomore standout will pursue a spot in the upcoming 2016 Olympics as a long jumper. As a result, Jackson has been excused from spring practice by head coach Clay Helton in order to focus on […]
USC linebacker Su’a Cravens declared for the 2016 NFL Draft on Wednesday, deciding to forgo his senior year for a chance to play in the NFL next season. One of the Trojans’ best all-around players, Cravens will be sorely missed on defense in what has to be a bittersweet moment for USC. “After considering all […]
Former USC assistant coach Todd McNair is allowed to proceed in his defamation lawsuit against the NCAA, a California appellate court ruled on Monday. The three-judge panel ruled in favor of McNair after the NCAA appealed to have the lawsuit thrown out. McNair, who coached at USC from 2005-2010, was given a show cause penalty […]
Former USC head coach Steve Sarkisian has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the University. The 31-page complaint filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court on Monday said that USC fired Sarkisian and “kicked him to the curb”, rather than supporting him “when he needed its help the most,” while suffering from alcoholism in October. […]
Not even a full day has passed since the Trojans fell to Stanford in the Pac-12 title game, and head coach Clay Helton is already making major changes to his coaching staff. On Sunday, Helton announced the firings of four assistant coaches including defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox, defensive line coach Chris Wilson, defensive backs coach […]
The Trojans had no answer for Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey, who set a new mark for the most all-purpose yards by a Cardinal player in a single game during Saturday night’s Pac-12 title match. The sophomore Heisman Trophy hopeful racked up 461 total yards en route to breaking Barry Sanders’ single-season all-purpose yards record and leading the […]
The Trojans have a shot at winning their first conference title since 2008.
Linebacker Cameron Smith was named Pac-12 Defensive Freshman of the Year.
Newly appointed head coach Clay Helton is preparing his team in practice this week.