You should have seen how the USC campus reacted after the Notre Dame game, says Erica Lucero. And you should hear how some Notre Dame fans reacted.
Notre Dame vs. USC is always a big game, because of the schools' football traditions. But this year, it should be a classic.
USC fans share something in common with Yankees fans. Anything less than a championship is a disappointment.
USC student Erica Lucero was nervous at halftime of the Oregon game, but her Trojans turned it on in time. Again.
USC student Erica Lucero writes about her friend Jeff Tola, a defensive end on USC who's very much a student, as well as an athlete. And he's not alone.
USC student Erica Lucero writes that students are using words like "massacre" as Southern Cal prepares for its first home game.
Southern Cal students expect nothing less than a third straight national championship. Anything less would be ... uncivilized.
Matt Leinart has achieved royalty status at USC. And as the school year gets underway, all the students will be talking about him.