Cross country competes at UC Riverside Invitational


The women’s cross country team took on the 37th annual UC Riverside Invitational on Saturday in Riverside, Calif., competing in both the 6K invitational race and 5K open race and taking 25th out of 29 teams in the 6K and 18th out of 27 teams in the 5K. The race was the Trojans’ second of […]

USC outlasts Texas in double overtime


For much of regulation, what was hyped as a rematch for the ages between No. 4 USC and Texas didn’t live up to its billing. But a furious finish in the fourth quarter, capped off by a 27-24 USC win in double overtime, made the wait worth it for the 84,714 fans who filled the […]

Women’s volleyball beats Oklahoma to cap road trip


This past weekend at the Maryland Challenge, the women’s volleyball team improved its record to 8-3 with a four-set victory over Oklahoma (25-19, 23-25, 25-20, 25-20).  The Trojans were ranked 18th when entering the match, whereas Oklahoma was unranked. Against Oklahoma, the Trojan offense experimented with a new player in the mix: sophomore opposite hitter […]

Grinding Gears: Trojans’ rematch stands on its own


All week long, we heard the narrative, the hype, the history — all about this vaunted “rematch” between No. 4 USC and Texas. Never mind that it had been more than a decade since that infamous Rose Bowl game. Never mind that most of the players in Saturday’s game weren’t yet teenagers when Vince Young […]

Freshman running back Stephen Carr is raring to go


Standing at 6 feet and weighing 210 pounds, running back Stephen Carr sure doesn’t look like a freshman. As we’ve learned the past two weeks, he doesn’t play like one either. A four-star recruit from Summit High School in Fontana, Calif., Carr turned heads in his first two games in a USC uniform. Carr ran […]

Cross country prepares for tough Pac-12 conference


With new head coach Patrick Henner at the helm, the women’s cross country team will look to build toward future success in the 2017 season. The Trojans opened their season on Sept. 1 at the Pepperdine Invitational, placing fourth out of six teams. Junior captain Amber Gore led the team with a 14:48.61 second-place finish. […]