Steve Bisheff laments that the lasting image we will get of one of the most endearing student-athletes in USC history will be televised shots of Matt Barkley standing on the sideline.
UCLA might have surpassed USC in the standings, but the Bruins will need to beat the Trojans in a big game this weekend.
Colorado has been scuffling en route to a 1-5 start, not the best way to enter a game against USC.
Tee Martin has been on a nonstop recruiting tour of the Southeast during the spring evaluation period. Considering the emphasis Lane Kiffin puts on SEC country, that's a big show of confidence in the first-year assistant.
After slow start, Concord (Calif.) De La Salle's Michael Hutchings is proving to be a top prospect; Gerald Bowman, Arik Armstead attending the USC-Cal game.
USC went into Saturday's game at Arizona State hoping to make a statement. It did, proving that it's a ways removed from being a Pac-12 contender.