Jordan Moore is director of social media for USC Athletics.
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USC faces UCLA in key matchups
The events pit six nationally ranked teams against each other.
Pat Haden updates Coliseum renovation plans
Pat Haden addresses possible changes to historic venue.
USC names new track and field director
Caryl Smith Gilbert, a six-time Conference USA Coach of the Year at the University of Central Florida, has been named USC’s director of track and field.
Cooper-Dyke returns to USC as new women’s basketball coach
Cynthia Cooper-Dyke has returned to campus as the new head coach of USC women’s basketball.
Success in the pool is a family business
Soni delivers with a silver
USC alumna Rebecca Soni took home the silver in the 100-meter breaststroke on July 30, trailing 15-year-old Ruta Meilutyte of Lithuania.
USC’s Olympic gold medal streak continues
Former Trojan All-American Clement Lefert won a gold medal as part of France’s 400-meter freestyle relay, extending USC’s streak of winning at least one gold medal at every Summer Olympic Games since 1912.
Weir claims first medal for Trojans
Former Trojan swimmer Amanda Weir earned a bronze medal in the 400-meter freestyle relay on July 28 during the first day of competition at the 2012 London Olympics, claiming USC’s first medal of the games.
Olympic spotlight: Rebecca Soni
USC great Rebecca Soni, some four years after breaking onto the world scene with gold and silver medals at the 2008 Olympics, aims for her second gold at the 2012 Games in London.
Olympic spotlight: Allyson Felix
Track speedster Allyson Felix did not race competitively at USC, but she earned her degree from Troy, so she is a Trojan through and through.
Olympic spotlight: Shea Buckner
Former USC men’s water polo All-American Shea Buckner will appear in his first Olympics this month.
Olympic spotlight: Bryshon Nellum and Ron Allice
On the night in 2008 USC track star Bryshon Nellum was shot in the legs, Director of Track and Field Ron Allice was by his side in the hospital. While the doctors questioned whether Nellum would ever hit top gear again, Allice chose to believe.
Olympic spotlight: Katinka Hosszu
Hungary native Katinka Hosszu is a two-time Olympian, World Championships gold medalist, three-time NCAA title winner at USC and 13-time All-American.
Football players prepare for community service in Haiti
Fifteen USC football players will travel to Haiti the week after Commencement to build houses and deliver supplies to the country destroyed by a catastrophic earthquake in 2010.
Mentor, Friend and Brother
Using it like a mantra, USC punter Kyle Negrete is fond of saying, “Don’t doubt the down and out.”