USC students might not spend the night waiting to get into the Galen Center but they will wait in line for cookies. At 2 a.m. Saturday, hundreds of students were lined up around the USC Village for the opening of Insomnia Cookies. Beats going to the Galen Center. Christina Chkarboul/Daily Trojan Continue reading USC Students Craving Cookies
WINNERS Drew Peterson USC’s Mr. Clutch hit the game-winning shot vs. Oregon a week after his career night vs. UCLA. JuJu Smith-Schuster The former USC wide receiver was asked how long before USC wins a national title? “Soon, man,” he told TMZ Sports. “This year and whatever God has planned. I think we just gotta keep pushing. I think it’s a great move. We have a … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: Winners And Losers Of The Week
One year when USC played at Oregon, Pete Carroll had people videotape when the Trojans walked from the locker room to the field because he wanted to record the comments hurled at the team. Last night, it sounds like things got ugly after USC defeated Oregon at Matthew Knight Arena — on both sides. USC players celebrated by stomping Oregon “O” at midcourt. Oregon students … Continue reading USC Sunday Buzz: Drama At Matthew Knight Arena
The details of Chip Kelly’s new contract were revealed by Ben Bolch of the L.A. Times. Although the terms are viewed as favorable to UCLA, I still think he is overpaid at $4.6 million next season and three more seasons at $4.8 million. Why is he overpaid? How many good teams has he beaten? How hard does he recruit? Does he have a good staff? … Continue reading Chip Kelly Is Stealing
There were 813 fans at the Galen Center for the USC-Pepperdine men’s volleyball match last night, but for some reason, USC called it a “packed Galen Center.” No. 5 USC comes out victorious over No. 7 Pepperdine in a packed Galen Center! #FightOn pic.twitter.com/FU0QzXqnqL — USC Men's Volleyball (@USCmensvolley) February 26, 2022 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js But don’t take my word for it. Here’s video of the match. … Continue reading USC Saturday Buzz: Is This A Packed House?
Here’s some of the restaurants I mentioned in today’s notes column that provided chartered bus service to Rams games in 1958. The Old Virginia Steakhouse in South Pasadena. The Blarney Stone in Burbank. The Saratoga on Sunset Blvd. Filet mignon for $2.85! The Dal Rae is still open in Pico Rivera. Tom Bergin’s in West L.A. The Covina Bowl. The Pasta House in East L.A. Continue reading USC Friday Notes Column Supplement