Some initial thoughts on USC’s football schedule: It’s easy. It’s pretty easy. Or it’s fairly easy. There is one patch of games that is “troublesome.” USC goes to Notre Dame, hosts Arizona, goes to Arizona State and goes to Cal in a four-week stretch. That’s the difficult portion of the schedule and it’s really not that difficult unless you factor in Clay Helton’s penchant for … Continue reading Does USC Have A Schedule Or Non-Schedule?
When Bill Walton does his next “Conference of Champions” soliloquy this week, perhaps he can include this: What is the only Power 5 Conference that had not released its football schedule as of Monday? What Power 5 Conference will announce its schedule Tuesday at the odd time of 8 a.m. PT on a network many fans do not have? What Power 5 Conference originally announced … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: Conference Of Champions Has New Meaning
Clay Helton will appear on the Pac-12 Network at 10 a.m. (PT) on Tuesday to discuss the release of USC’s schedule. Of course, he won’t say anything insightful. And he won’t admit USC has an easy schedule with no Oregon or Washington. This “announcement” has little news value. We already know USC will host Stanford, Oregon State, Arizona, Utah and UCLA. We already know USC … Continue reading Would You Buy USC Season Ticket For This?
Alemany linebacker Niuafe Tuihalamaka, who was previously committed to USC, released a top five today: Notre Dame, Arizona State, Texas, Stanford and Oregon. USC dropped out of the Associated Press Top 25 poll. The Trojans finished 27th. The only ranked Pac-12 team is Colorado, probably the least likely of four teams (USC, UCLA, Oregon, Colorado) that will win the conference title this week. The Pac-12 … Continue reading USC Monday Notes: Recruit Updates Top Five
WINNERS Pac-12 basketball race Oregon, UCLA, USC and Colorado all have a path to winning the Pac-12 title in the final week. USC needs to beat Stanford and UCLA and have Oregon lose one game. Quarterbacks from Texas It’s the easiest way to get a job on the USC coaching staff with six former QBs with ties to Texas on the roster. USC men’s tennis … Continue reading Morning Buzz: USC Winners And Losers Of The Week
CBS Sports NCAA Tournament guru Jerry Palm currently has USC as a No. 7-seed in his mock bracket. The Trojans play LSU in the first round. Five-star cornerback Will Johnson committed to Michigan. The Michigan native also considered Ohio State and USC as his final choices. I didn’t hear every comment Bill Walton made during Saturday night’s USC-Utah game but he mentioned former Utes coach … Continue reading Time For Some Sunday Notes