Pete Carroll's resignation is just the latest turn in a downward spiral for USC's athletics program. Do the Trojans have the right man to clean up the mess?
In the eyes of the NCAA and the record books, USC's 2004 season never happened.
Southern California, penalized earlier this month for a lack of institutional control, on Friday filed an appeal with the NCAA asking that certain findings of the Committee on Infractions be overturned and some of the penalties be reduced.
Split national champions? Thank goodness basketball doesn't rely on computers, just a 65-team bracket.