UCLA-USC Renew Rivalry
USC (5-5, 4-4) and UCLA (2-8, 2-5) meet Saturday afternoon at the Rose Bowl for the 88th version of the nation's most famous crosstown rivalry. It will be shown live nationally on Fox 11.
Although both teams are having sub-par seasons (the 13 combined losses between the squads are the most entering any Trojan-Bruin football game), there is still lots at stake: city bragging rights, the Victory Bell and Crosstown Cup points. And the Trojans need a victory to become bowl eligible.
It's the first of back-to-back games in which USC will battle its traditional rivals, with highly ranked Notre Dame coming to the Coliseum next week, while the Bruins will host Stanford