No. 20 USC opens Pac-12 play Wednesday against Utah

Junior guard Ethan Anderson brings up the ball during USC’s game against Dixie State Nov. 22. Anderson is averaging 7 points per game. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) USC’s undefeated men’s basketball team will open up its Pac-12 schedule Wednesday against Utah at Galen Center. Utah enters the game with a 5-1 record, with its only […]

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Press Play to Start: ‘Katamari Damacy’ reminds us of what makes esports so great

It’s finally the end of the semester. Who would’ve thought that we would make it this far? Looking back, there were so many uncertainties and obstacles we had to face. I am sure you, dear reader, also had your own hurdles to overcome. So be sure to pat yourself on the back for all that […]

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No. 1 men’s water polo prepares for NCAA Tournament

Senior 2-meter Jake Ehrhardt holds the ball during USC’s match against UCLA on Nov. 6. Ehrhardt had 2 goals and 1 assist in the win. (Vincent Leo | Daily Trojan) No. 1 men’s water polo is headed to its 17th straight NCAA tournament, and it has one very good reason for why it can win […]

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Women’s soccer head coach Keidane McAlpine leaves position after eight seasons

Following a year where USC went on a historical unbeaten run during the regular season, women’s soccer Head Coach Keidane McAlpine will become the new head coach at Georgia after leading the Trojans for eight seasons, according to a media release Tuesday.  “We are so grateful for Keidane’s service and commitment to our student-athletes, athletics […]

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USC wins in early tournament

Junior forward Isaiah Mobley posted a season-high 18 points against San Diego State in the Paycom Wooden Legacy tournament final Friday. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) Before the Paycom Wooden Legacy tournament’s championship game tip off, chants for San Diego State blared throughout the Anaheim Convention Center.  Although USC handled its first opponent in the […]

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Pro Prose: The battle for the West is heating up

The Suns are on fire. The Warriors won’t stop winning. The two best teams in the NBA will put their win streaks on the line when they face off Tuesday in Phoenix.  Both teams have had exceptional starts to their seasons. The Suns have won their last 16 games after starting the season with a […]

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Lincoln Riley named new head football coach

Lincoln Riley is expected to be USC’s next head football coach, according to ESPN. Riley served as the head coach of Oklahoma from 2017 to 2021 and had a 55-10 record, including three College Football Playoff appearances in five seasons.  USC will buy out the rest of Riley’s $38.9 million contract, an extension he signed […]

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USC running back Kenan Christon appeals suspension

Junior running back Kenan Christon impressed in his first season with the Trojans, displaying elite speed and rushing for 53.3 yards per game. (James Wolfe | Daily Trojan file photo) USC running back Kenan Christon and his lawyer Anton Diffenderfer are accusing USC and its Student Judicial Affairs and Community Standards of being racially insensitive […]

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Micah Croom is USC’s Renaissance man

Redshirt senior inside linebacker Micah Croom forced a fumble on a kickoff against Washington State Sept. 18, making him one of six players to have forced a fumble for USC this season. (Photo courtesy of USC Athletics) Prior to the start of USC’s 2020 football season, guest speakers in a Zoom meeting spoke to the […]

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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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