Thursday, December 2, 2021
Student Athlete of the Week: Trent McDuffie
December 2, 2021
Washington sophomore defensive back Trent McDuffie is finding his stride on the team. The former St. John Bosco standout has made notable accomplishments during his college career. ... read more »
USC Set to Introduce New Football Coach
November 29, 2021
Lincoln Riley is scheduled to be introduced as USC's football coach today one day after his unexpected hiring after five seasons as Oklahoma's coach drew praise from Trojan legends and college football analysts. ... read more »
`Is This Real?’: Lincoln Riley Introduced as New USC Head Football Coach
November 29, 2021
Lincoln Riley was formally introduced today as USC's head football coach, with the university president comparing him to a ``unicorn in the forest'' who will return the program to greatness on the field while molding players both on the field and as members of the community and Trojan family. ... read more »
Hall of Fame defensive lineman Curley Culp dies at 75
November 28, 2021
Curley Culp, the Hall of Fame defensive lineman who helped the Kansas City Chiefs win their first Super Bowl during a 14-year NFL career, died Saturday of complications from pancreatic cancer. He was 75. Culp announced this month that he had been diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. His wife, Collette Bloom Culp, announced “on behalf of our family and with a broken heart” the five-time All-Pro’s death. ... read more »
UCLA, Cal looking to avoid hangovers from rivalry game wins
November 26, 2021
UCLA is bowl eligible and has secured its first winning season since 2016. The Bruins have one more goal going into their regular-season finale against California on Saturday night at the Rose Bowl — not having a letdown after a huge win over Southern California. ... read more »
Holcomb still chasing dream of becoming NFL head coach
November 26, 2021
As an African American growing up in Queens, New York, Al Holcomb spent his fall Sundays watching Tom Landry and the Dallas Cowboys on television, and dreaming of one day becoming an NFL head coach. ... read more »
L.A. Chargers Snuff Out Late Steelers Rally
November 22, 2021
The Pittsburg Steelers ardently battled the Los Angeles Chargers late, scoring 27 points in the fourth quarter. Yet, the Bolts was prepared and poised, staying in the game to secure a 41-37 victory. ... read more »
USC Suffers Embarrassing Loss to UCLA
November 21, 2021
USC football's legendary rivalry game against UCLA was a total embarrassment for the men of Troy.  Trojan fans came out wearing their gear in full support and on Saturday, USC fell to the Bruins, tying a record for the most points they’ve allowed in program’s history at 62. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Mychai Williams
November 18, 2021
Senior Mychai Williams is a quintessential contributor to the offense and defense of the Dorsey Dons football team. During this season, he committed nine interceptions. ... read more »
Orange Coast Defeats West L.A. 20-17
November 18, 2021
After a strong first half, the West Los Angeles College Wildcats fell short to the Orange Coast Pirates 20-17. ... read more »
The Chargers Says They Need To Execute Better
November 17, 2021
On Sunday, the Chargers lost 27-20 to the Vikings and they still are figuring out their rhythm, said head coach Brandon Staley. ... read more »
Anemic Chargers Lose To Vikings, 27-20
November 15, 2021
``There were drops today that I didn't like,'' said coach Brandon Staley, whose team was held to 208 yards in a 34-6 loss to the Baltimore Ravens Oct. 17. ``There were some untimely protection issues that I didn't like. There were some times where a play that is designed to go for a bunch, that should go for a bunch, doesn't.'' The Chargers had only two plays of more than 20 yards. Minnesota had five. The Chargers led once, 17-13, after Justin Herbert's 2-yard touchdown pass to Austin Ekeler on the opening drive of the second half. The Vikings (4-5) took control of the game with touchdowns on back-to- back drives in the second half. ... read more »
Receiver Odell Beckham Jr. agrees to deal with Rams
November 11, 2021
When the Los Angeles Rams learned they had a chance to land Odell Beckham Jr., their veterans assembled in the locker room Thursday morning. Jalen Ramsey made a call, and the Rams took turns recruiting the veteran receiver to their West Coast home. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: LeTroy Pruitt Jr
November 11, 2021
LeTroy Pruitt Jr. was excited to be able to compete during his senior year after the pandemic ruined his chances of competing as a junior. This was his first year playing for the Los Angeles Romans football team, he played offensive right guard and defensive nose tackle. ... read more »
Opinion: Would You Pressure Your Kid’s Coach to Apologize for Winning by 106-0?
November 11, 2021
Coaches push the athletes they train to put their all into mastering the mental and physical aspects of their sport, preparing them to edge out competitors and perform at the height of their abilities. ... read more »

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