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  • USC-Colorado canceled due to COVID-19

    247 Sports "Another Pac-12 matchup went by the wayside on Thursday evening. According to Jon Wilner of Mercury News, the USC-Colorado game was canceled. “#Pac12 source: USC-Colorado canceled,” Wilner tweeted. However, not all hope is lost for one team. According to..." November 26

  • South Carolina parts ways with Will Muschamp

    The Score "South Carolina has parted ways with head coach Will Muschamp, sources told Bruce Feldman of The Athletic. " November 15

  • Clay Helton reveals what time USC will wake up for early-morning game

    Yardbarker "The Pac-12 returns to action on Saturday with its first games of the season, and their slate will begin extremely early in the morning. The USC Trojans will host the Arizona State Sun Devils at 9:00 a.m. local time, which is an unheard of early kickoff time on the West Coast. USC..." November 03

  • Trojans WR Munir McClain suspended amid possible fraud probe

    ESPN "A USC Trojans football player was suspended last month by the school in connection to a possible federal investigation into fraud related to the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program, according to a report from the Los Angeles Times. Sophomore wide..." October 23

  • Alijah Vera-Tucker returning to USC Trojans football team

    SI "USC's best offensive lineman, Alijah Vera-Tucker, announced tonight that he is rejoining his teammates and will play in 2020. I wrote last week that he was leaning to return.   " October 07

  • Georgia QB JT Daniels cleared, available Saturday vs. Auburn

    ESPN "Georgia coach Kirby Smart said Monday that transfer quarterback JT Daniels has been cleared from a knee injury that caused him to miss most of his final season at USC in 2019, and he would be available to play in Saturday's game against Auburn at Sanford..." September 28

  • Will Muschamp drops F-bomb in message to fans with leaked video

    Larry Brown Sports "Will Muschamp had a profane but funny message for South Carolina fans in a newly-leaked video. The South Carolina coach is seen saying in the video, “It’s time for Carolina Football, so get the f— out of your seats. Spurs up!” The unedited video,..." September 27

  • Georgia's Smart 'hopeful' JT Daniels is cleared for season opener

    The Spun "Most figure that if he’s cleared to play, JT Daniels will be Georgia football’s starting quarterback this season. That isn’t a guarantee—no starter has been named and the team has an impressive prospect in D’Wan Mathis battling for the job—but the former..." September 23

  • Los Angeles health department: No added USC, UCLA restrictions

    ESPN "The Pac-12 cleared another hurdle toward returning to play Thursday, as the Los Angeles County Public Health Department confirmed it will continue not to have any restrictions beyond what's mandated by the state of California as relates to the USC and UCLA football..." September 17

  • USC working with state of California to allow for college football "USC is hard at work trying to get Pac-12 football moving toward a fall restart. As first reported by Jon Wilner of Bay Area News Group, California Gov. Gavin Newsom reached out to USC after speaking to Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott about possibly allowing football...." September 16

  • USC football players ask Gov. Gavin Newsom to ease restrictions, allow for fall season

    ESPN "USC football players are appealing to California Gov. Gavin Newsom to ease public health restrictions, which would allow them to play a fall season. In a letter posted Tuesday on Twitter, the USC players highlight the Pac-12 Conference's pledge to bring daily antigen..." September 15

  • USC DT Jay Tufele declares for 2021 NFL Draft

    Pro Football Talk "USC won’t be playing this fall and defensive tackle Jay Tufele won’t be part of the team if the Trojans elect to play in the spring. Tufele announced on Wednesday that he is declaring for the 2021 NFL Draft. Michigan tackle Jalen Mayfield made the same..." August 19

  • Reggie Bush: Big Ten, Pac-12 Made the Right Call Cancelling Football

    The Big Lead "Reggie Bush is one of the few former players voicing support for the Big Ten and Pac-12 after the two conferences opted to cancel their college football schedules for the fall. Bush said that since the long-term health effects of COVID-19 still aren't known, it makes..." August 11

  • USC, four-star 2020 signee Jack Yary reportedly part ways; TE could be headed to Washington next

    College Football Talk "One USC football player’s time with the Trojans didn’t last long.  At all. In February, Jack Yary signed on as part of the 2020 recruiting class for USC football.  Five months later,, citing multiple sources, is reporting that Yary and the..." July 24

  • Four-star athlete Prophet Brown commits to USC

    Sportsnaut "The USC Trojans picked up another victory on the recruiting trail Sunday, receiving a commitment from four-star athlete Prophet Brown. The Trojans came into the weekend competing with the likes of Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oregon and Oklahoma for Prophet Brown. Ultimately, the..." July 20

  • JT Daniels granted immediate eligibility at Georgia for 2020 season

    Eleven Warriors "Jake Fromm's departure left Georgia with very few viable options at the quarterback position. But now, after two successful additions from the transfer portal, Georgia suddenly has a quarterback controversy. The Bulldogs first landed Wake Forest quarterback Jamie Newman, one..." July 13

  • USC WR Amon-Ra St. Brown bummed about Alabama game being canceled

    Larry Brown Sports "The Pac-12 announced on Friday that they will go with a conference-only football schedule for the 2020 season, and at least one player is bummed about that. USC Trojans wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown tweeted his disappointment about the news. USC was set to face Alabama at..." July 12

  • Howard one of seven finalists for highest-rated recruit in the Class of 2021

    College Football Talk "Here’s something you don’t see every recruiting cycle: Howard and a five-star prospect in the same story.  Yet, here we are. This week, touted 2021 defensive end Korey Foreman revealed the seven schools that are finalists for his talent.  And one of the..." July 10

  • USC athletics have 1 positive COVID-19 test out of 69

    Larry Brown Sports "The COVID-19 testing results are in for USC’s student-athletes who returned to campus this week. For Phase 1 of their return, USC had student-athletes who live within one hour of the campus return for voluntary workouts. 69 people in total were tested, and one case was positive...." June 26

  • Reggie Bush says Vince Young turned down his 2005 Heisman Trophy

    Larry Brown Sports "Reggie Bush has a lot of respect for Vince Young, and it stems largely from one thing he says Young did back in 2010. In an appearance on “McAfee and Hawk” Tuesday, Bush said that Young, as the runner-up in 2005 voting, had been offered the Heisman after Bush had it..." June 24

  • Former USC Standout OL Max Tuerk Tragically Dies at Age 26

    Total Pro Sports "Max Tuerk, a former USC offensive lineman drafted in the third round of the NFL draft, tragically lost his life at the tender age of 26-years-old. The cause of Tuerk’s death was not disclosed. " June 21

  • USC Football preparing to have fans at games this season

    Larry Brown Sports "Not only are many schools planning on a college football season being played this year, but we know of at least one planning to have fans in attendance for games. USC Trojans athletics director Mike Bohn wrote to season ticket holders that they are preparing to have fans at games in a..." June 16

  • USC WR Kyle Ford, the Trojans' top-rated 2019 commit, reportedly suffers second ACL tear

    Deseret News "USC wide receiver Kyle Ford, a talented athlete whom the Trojans hoped would fill the shoes of NFL-bound Michael Pittman, suffered a second significant ACL injury in three years and will be “out for foreseeable future,” reported. Ford, a 6-foot-2,..." June 15

  • USC ends disassociation with Reggie Bush after 10 years

    The Score "USC welcomed Reggie Bush back to the school on Wednesday after ending its 10-year disassociation with him stemming from NCAA violations. "When I was hired to represent the Trojan family as the director of athletics, I committed to listening and learning before..." June 10

  • The Mystery of Bru McCoy

    Bleacher Report ""Ihope Bru dies." That's what one man said when Horace McCoy Jr. answered the phone. Others found him on LinkedIn to threaten death to his son. Shelby McCoy remembers being stopped at the supermarket. The dentist. High school games. Remembers receiving a..." June 10

  • USC expected to end former RB Reggie Bush's disassociation from school

    ESPN "After 10 years, former USC Trojans running back Reggie Bush's disassociation from the university is expected to soon come to an end, sources told ESPN. The timing comes as a result of an NCAA Committee on Infractions rule, adopted in 2017, that limits any mandated..." June 09

  • QB recruit Miller Moss strengthens Mater Dei-to-USC pipeline

    Larry Brown Sports "The Mater Dei High School to USC pathway for quarterbacks remains as strong as ever. Four-star quarterback recruit Miller Moss is transferring from Bishop Alemany High School in Mission Hills, Calif. to Mater Dei High School in Santa Ana, Calif. Veteran Los Angeles Times high school..." June 09