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Men’s basketball prepares for final home series

USC looks to redeem itself from an early-season blowout loss to the Ducks.
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Baseball wins two games in season opener weekend

The Trojans finished with commanding wins over Nebraska Omaha at home.

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Featured: Volleyball

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Men’s volleyball faces two big road tests this week

The Trojans will have to play their best against two top teams in hostile territory.
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Volleyball opens MPSF play

The Trojans will host Grand Canyon to begin conference play Thursday night.

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One for the record books — for now


We’ve all heard it: A true freshman has never started a season at quarterback for the Trojans. But that will all change on Saturday, when No. 4 USC opens its season in historic fashion against San Jose State at the Coliseum in front of 90,000 screaming fans. When Pete Carroll chose Barkley to be his […]

Void left by Johnson’s injury is easily filled


Junior receiver Ronald Johnson broke his collarbone in the mock game at the Coliseum Saturday, leading to what could only be termed a vast sense of uneasiness within the Trojan faithful. I’m here to settle that apprehension. Yes, Johnson was lined up to start opposite redshirt junior Damian Williams this season, replacing the gone-to-the-NFL Patrick […]

Young Barkley shows comfort in hot seat


Matt Barkley is not like you or me. He may never have been, but he certainly never will be from now on. I’m not trying to dehumanize the great freshman hope, who has been just as impressive in interviews as he has been on the field. Every time that I have talked to him, he […]

Youth will not hinder freshman Barkley


They say when it comes to love, age is nothing but a number. But what about when it comes to the USC football team, which seems to have no qualms about starting an 18-year-old kid fresh out of high school? Considering that many Trojan fans pay more attention to this team than their lovers, I […]

New site breaks the fantasy football mold


A lot has changed about computers and fantasy football in the last decade. Computers are now faster than Usain Bolt, newspapers are quickly fading (yet here I am writing for a newspaper) and fantasy football is played almost exclusively online. While technology and fantasy football have come a long way since Michael Vick was first […]