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USC, UCLA at historic low heading into crosstown showdown

Nov. 16, 2018 3:04 PM EST

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The annual crosstown showdown has arrived at a particularly low point in the football history of both Southern California and UCLA. The schools' 13 combined losses are the most they've ever had in 88 editions of the game for the Victory Bell. Both the Trojans (5-5, 4-4 Pac-12) and...

Southern California lands elite hoops recruiting class

Nov. 14, 2018 11:10 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California coach Andy Enfield has landed three forwards and a guard in the highest-ranked recruiting class ever by the school's basketball program. Forwards Isaiah Mobley, Onyeka Okongwu and Max Agbonkpolo and guard Kyle Sturdivant will play for the Trojans in 2019-20. They are...

Hoops recruits Walker, Wong sign with Hurricanes

Nov. 14, 2018 8:18 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Highly regarded basketball recruits Anthony Walker of Nottingham, Maryland, and Isaiah Wong of Trenton, New Jersey, have signed with the Miami Hurricanes. Walker is a 6-for-9, 210-pound power forward who helped Perry Hall in Baltimore to two state championships. Wong is a 6-foot-3...

Romain Gall rebounding after fall to Sweden's 3rd tier

Nov. 13, 2018 6:54 PM EST

Signed with fanfare by Columbus 18 months earlier, Romain Gall was released by the Crew in February 2016 after making just four first-team appearances in 1½ seasons. Just 21 years old, the midfielder had seen his hopes with Major League Soccer and the U.S. under-20 national team crater. A little more than a...

10 Things to Know for Today

Nov. 12, 2018 8:46 AM EST

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES MATCH RECORD Six more are dead in a swath of Northern California wiped out by fire, raising the death toll to 29 — matching the state's record for deaths in a single fire. 2. WITH...

Bar gunman was 'out of control' in high school, coach says

Nov. 12, 2018 7:20 AM EST

MONTCLAIR, Calif. (AP) — A second high school coach of the gunman who killed 12 people at a Southern California bar recalled him on Sunday as volatile and intimidating, and said that repeated complaints to school administrators about his behavior failed to prompt any discipline. Evie Cluke coached Ian...

The Latest: Authorities search for bar shooting motive

Nov. 9, 2018 10:54 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a Southern California bar that left 13 dead, including the gunman (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A high school track coach says she was afraid of a student who later killed 12 people in a bar in Southern California. Dominique Colell says she had...

XTECH shouldering its way into locker rooms on all levels

Nov. 9, 2018 3:53 AM EST

EAST HANOVER, N.J. (AP) — At 43, Baylor coach Matt Rhule is far removed from a playing career. That doesn't mean he won't run the gauntlet with his guys to prove a point. When Rhule was helping turn around the program at Temple, he already had many of his players outfitted with XTECH shoulder pads, a...

Time, talent and legacy help latest Okwara shine for Irish

Nov. 9, 2018 3:02 AM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Maybe Julian Okwara read the press clippings about his lack of sacks or perhaps the Notre Dame defensive end overheard some chatter from teammate Khalid Kareem last week. His on-field response in a 31-21 win at Northwestern suggests he had a point to prove. With 17 quarterback...

Hoosiers fans eager to see Langford's long-awaited debut

Nov. 5, 2018 5:32 PM EST

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana Hoosiers fans spent years envisioning Romeo Langford wearing a crimson-and-cream uniform and those familiar candy-striped warmup pants. They treated him like Damon Bailey, Jared Jeffries, Eric Gordon, Cody Zeller and Kevin "Yogi" Ferrell, searching recruiting boards...