January 28, 2011 |
AT ARIZONA When: 4:30 PST. Where: McKale Center, Tucson. On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 710. Records: USC 12-9, 4-4 in Pacific 10 Conference; Arizona 17-4, 6-2. Update: USC is trying to sweep the Arizona schools on the road for the first time since the 1984-85 season. Arizona has won nine of 11 and is led by sophomore forward Derrick Williams (19.8 points, 7.9 rebounds), who leads the nation in free throws attempted and made (153 of 204)
February 24, 2000 |
* UCLA (15-7, 9-3) at OREGON (19-6, 10-3), 7, KAVL (610)--Pacific 10 Conference leader Oregon can put two wins between itself and UCLA with only five games remaining. UCLA had lost three of four before last weekend's sweep of the Arizona schools. * USC (11-11, 6-6) at OREGON STATE (12-13, 8-5), 7--The Trojans need another good game from Tiffany Elmore to stretch their win streak to four.
October 25, 2013 |
The Tucson Unified School District has voted to rescind its ban on seven books, including several canonical works of Chicano history, that were ordered removed from classrooms last year as part of a conservative-led backlash against the teaching of ethnic studies. The works have been deemed “controversial” by some local media but are widely assigned in universities and high schools across the West. The seven reinstated books are: “Critical Race Theory” by Richard Delgado; “500 Years of Chicano History in Pictures,” edited by Elizabeth Martinez; “Message to Aztlan” by Rodolfo “Corky” Gonzales; “Chicano!
February 7, 2000 |
Expect both USC and UCLA to bring a strong sense of urgency to their rematch Wednesday at Pauley Pavilion. Both teams are in ruts. USC has lost consecutive games for the first time since November, and has dropped three of it last four to fall from first to fourth in the Pacific 10 Conference. The inconsistent Bruins have slid to seventh in conference and are in danger of missing the NCAA tournament.
January 23, 2000 |
Arizona 67, USC 52--USC answered two Arizona scoring runs with turnovers, setting up a predictable result, a victory for the Wildcats in front of 2,511 at Tucson, which also was the Trojans' third consecutive Pac-10 loss. The Trojans (7-8, 2-3) led early in the first half, but then had five straight possessions without taking a shot--a shot clock violation, an Arizona steal and three straight turnovers--while the Wildcats zipped ahead, 23-16.
January 18, 2013 |
When: 5 p.m. Where: Galen Center. On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 710. Records: USC 7-11, 2-3; Oregon State 10-7, 0-4. Update: USC took No. 21 Oregon into the final 30 seconds Thursday night but missed three shots on its final possession - two from close range - and lost, 76-74. Had the Trojans not missed 12 of their 32 free throws, interim Coach Bob Cantu might have had his first victory. Still, it was an encouraging performance that could help the Trojans against Oregon State.