Darnold carries USC past Penn State in record-setting Rose Bowl win

In what will go down as one of the most dramatic college football contests of all-time, USC (10-3) pulled out a 52-49 victory over Penn State (11-3) in the Rose Bowl, as Matt Boermeester connected on a game-winning 46-yard field goal with no time left. Overall, quarterback Sam Darnold set a Rose Bowl record with […]

Top 25 College Football Countdown: No. 19 USC Trojans

USC Trojans 2015 record: 8-6 overall, 6-3 Pac-12 (lost to Wisconsin 23-21 in the National Funding Holiday Bowl) 1 Burning Question: Will Clay Helton lead USC back to national prominence? Although Trojans fans don’t have much experience with feeling self-pity over their program’s storied history, USC’s last seven seasons produced plenty of that. From 2002 […]

5 (very) dark horse Heisman Candidates … in March

If you’re woebegone, searching the Internet for college football pieces that are written far too early, congrats, you’ve come to the right place. The horses are extra dark this time of year, because we have no idea who is going to win position battles, let alone succeed in live games when the lights are on. […]

Rapid Reaction: USC’s Big Win Over Utah

Even though the USC Trojans entered Saturday night’s game against the Utah Utes as seven-point favorites, most college football experts expected this contest to be a close one. It wasn’t. Thanks to a couple of interceptions and a costly penalty, the Trojans raced out to a 35-17 lead, turning this one into a laugher late […]