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Stanford football at crossroads after Shaw steps down

Nov. 28, 2022 14:48 PM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — David Shaw helped build Stanford into a physical powerhouse that was one of the top college football programs in the nation last decade. Shaw now believes a new coach will be best positioned to return the Cardinal to that level, leading to his decision to...

Caleb Williams propels No. 5 USC past Notre Dame 38-27

Nov. 27, 2022 02:16 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After Caleb Williams perfectly faked a handoff and sprinted up the middle for the first of his three rushing touchdowns against Notre Dame, he went to the Southern California sideline and extended a stiff-arm with his body coiled in a familiar way. Williams'...

No. 5 Trojans host No. 13 Irish with plenty on the line

Nov. 23, 2022 09:04 AM EST

No. 13 Notre Dame (8-3, No. 15 CFP) at No. 5 Southern California (10-1, No. 6 CFP), Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EST (ABC) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: USC by 5 1/2. SERIES RECORD: Notre Dame leads 50-37-5. WHAT’S AT STAKE? After securing a...

No. 7 USC outlasts No. 16 UCLA to reach Pac-12 title game

Nov. 20, 2022 09:40 AM EST

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Caleb Williams bolstered Southern California's push for a possible spot in the College Football Playoff with the biggest game of his career against the Trojans' archrival. He also might have to book a trip to New York next month as a Heisman Trophy finalist....

Offense will be at forefront as No. 7 USC faces No. 16 UCLA

Nov. 17, 2022 16:11 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Defense has been in short supply the last three times Southern California and UCLA have met in the Crosstown Showdown, and it's expected to be the case again Saturday during a much-anticipated matchup between the Los Angeles schools. The seventh-ranked Trojans...

No. 7 Trojans, No. 16 Bruins face off with plenty at stake

Nov. 17, 2022 14:34 PM EST

No. 7 Southern California (9-1, 7-1 Pac-12, No. 7 CFP) at No. 16 UCLA (8-2, 5-2, No. 16 CFP), Saturday, 8 p.m. ET (FOX) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: USC by 2 1/2. SERIES RECORD: USC leads 51-33-7. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Bragging rights in...

No. 8 USC routs Colorado 55-17, but loses RB Dye to injury

Nov. 12, 2022 02:46 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Everybody on Southern California's sideline poured onto the Coliseum field to surround the cart transporting running back Travis Dye, whose collegiate career had just ended with one awkward tackle. The Trojans then shook off that abrupt heartbreak and kept...