2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
5-6, 4th in Pac 12 - South
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2dRyan McGee

Bottom 10 rivalry week needs trophies, too!

All the best rivalries have cool nicknames and trophies, so we made up some for the Bottom 10 -- except USC. USC doesn't have any trophies.

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2dHeather Dinich

Ranking the rivalry games by playoff impact

The stakes are always high in season-ending rivalry games, but this year, rivals are standing in the way of three Power 5 teams looking to go undefeated.


Campus Conversation: Les Hired, Meaning Of Week 12 Results

Matt Schick, Ivan Maisel & Heather Dinich discuss Kansas' hiring of Les Miles (2:00), Clay Helton's status at USC (9:30), the meaning of Week 12's results (12:20) & more. Plus, Talk Herdy To Me (32:21), Walk-Ons (37:51) and Extra Points (43:31).

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Despite rival USC's recent struggles, Notre Dame senior Sam Mustipher expects a difficult regular-season finale at the Coliseum on Saturday night.

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4dKyle Bonagura

Helton deflects status talk to AD after UCLA loss

Following Saturday's loss to UCLA, USC coach Clay Helton declined to say whether he'll return next season, telling reporters, "That's a great question" for athletic director Lynn Swann.

USC DL throws a punch, hit with unsportsmanlike conduct penalty (0:45)
JT Daniels launches TD pass (0:43)
USC blocks punt, returns it for 6 (0:31)
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6dKyle Bonagura

UCLA's Bruin Bear statue sprayed in USC colors

Vandals broke into a wooden box intended to protect the Bruin Bear and spray-painted USC colors on the body and foundation of the statue ahead of this week's rivalry game.

Cal snaps 14-game losing streak against USC (0:32)
Cal tries fake to seal win over USC (1:32)
Garbers punches in 5-yard TD (0:27)
Beck's interception put Cal in great field position (0:32)
Garbers floats one up to Wharton for 29-yard TD (0:20)
High snap leads to Cal safety (0:51)
Daniels connects with Vaughns for 23-yard TD (0:17)
Cal holding call erases 82-yard play (0:50)
Ware bursts for a 44-yard gain (0:18)
Daniels hits Vaughns for 2-yard TD (0:30)

Team Stats

Passing Yards240.0
Rushing Yards137.1
Points For26.9158th
Points Against27.3