USC hosts No. 13 BYU in final home game of season

Freshman quarterback Jaxson Dart started his first game Saturday versus UCLA, throwing for 325 yards with 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions. (Amanda Chou | Daily Trojan) Off the back of a home loss to UCLA, USC (4-6) will return to Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for the last time this season to face No. 13 BYU […]

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USC embarrassed in high-scoring defeat to UCLA

Sophomore wide receiver Gary Bryant Jr. falls while being defended by a UCLA defensive back in USC’s 62-33 loss to UCLA Saturday. Bryant Jr. finished the game with 161 yards on 9 receptions with 1 touchdown. (Vincent Leo | Daily Trojan) Senior quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson has history with USC. Thompson-Robinson had started two games against […]

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Five key figures to take on UCLA

Interim Head Coach Donte Williams was thrust into the job amidst a tumultuous season. Donte Williams The former cornerbacks coach was called into action as the interim head coach when former Head Coach Clay Helton was fired in September. Since then, the Trojans are 3-4 under the direction of Williams.  Most fans knew it wasn’t […]

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Predictions for the 91st annual rivalry matchup

The Trojans lined up during their game. USC is 4-5 this season, but have defeated the Bruins the past two seasons after losing 34-27 in 2018. The Trojans will start freshman quarterback Jaxson Dart because junior quarterback Kedon Slovis is injured. (Amanda Chou | Daily Trojan) Adam Jasper, Sports Editor Prediction: UCLA 41, USC 31 […]

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Q&A with Daily Bruin sports editor

Trojan fans celebrate during USC’s 30-7 victory over San Jose State. The Trojans clinched their sixth 5-loss season since 2010 after their loss to Arizona State two weeks ago. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan file photo) Daily Bruin sports editor Jon Christon met with the Daily Trojan to discuss his outlooks on UCLA football and matchup […]

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Talkin’ Troy S7E9: Preview of USC-UCLA with Daily Bruin sports editors

Sports editors Anthony Gharib and Adam Jasper preview the 91st annual rivalry game between USC and UCLA Saturday with Daily Bruin sports editors Jon Christon and Sam Settleman. The post Talkin’ Troy S7E9: Preview of USC-UCLA with Daily Bruin sports editors appeared first on Daily Trojan.

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Soccer in the States: U.S. Men’s National Team is giving us hope once more

In my time spent watching the United States play soccer, the team has fallen flat plenty. I’m used to watching an otherwise promising nation flop on the biggest stages. This instilled sense of pessimism is ingrained into my mind, and it creates a massive cognitive dissonance when things actually go the U.S.’ way.  There’s no […]

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USC’s impact players ready for new season

Senior guard Drew Peterson transferred to USC from Rice in summer 2020, playing in all 33 games last season. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) When the final buzzer rang in Indianapolis last March, it signaled the end of a historic run for the Trojans. They advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since […]

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Talkin’ Troy S7E7: Women’s soccer vs UCLA preview and USC football vs Arizona State

Sports editors Anthony Gharib and Adam Jasper discuss women’s soccer bout with UCLA and preview football’s away game against Arizona State. Music by Psystein. The post Talkin’ Troy S7E7: Women’s soccer vs UCLA preview and USC football vs Arizona State appeared first on Daily Trojan.

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Soccer in the States: U.S. Men’s National Team gears up for crucial Mexico match

Looking at the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying calendar, Nov. 12 is the first date that really jumps out if you’re a United States Men’s National Team fan. Who else could it be but Mexico? The already fiery rivalry between these two teams will be amped up by the huge stakes that come with qualifying for […]

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