USC perseveres in must-win situation

After USC polished off the finishing touches on a near-perfect 35-7 victory over Boston College, the Trojans were quick to admit that the atmosphere surrounding the team’s preparations for the Eagles wasn’t ideal. “It was really dark last week,” redshirt sophomore tailback Tre Madden said. “This [win] was a relief.” Rumors about a players-only meeting […]

Tres Tre

Redshirt sophomore tailback Tre Madden (23), high-fives fans at the Coliseum. Madden ran more than a hundred yards and a touchdown during USC’s 35-7 victory over Boston College on Saturday at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Madden has consistently run a hundred yards the past three football games.

Loss to Cougars different than most

Nineteen. That’s how many USC home football games I had attended in my three years as a student here before Saturday. Six of those were losses. Some of them were bad losses. Some were frustrating beyond belief. Some were maddening beyond description. I’ve seen the Coliseum crowd shocked after wide receiver Ronald Johnson let a […]