The week's news...
- Given the all-around team success that we broke down yesterday, it is no surprise that USC is 12th in the Learfield Sports Directors' Cup. Click the link for standings.
- Lacrosse is one of the fastest rising sports in California and USC is leading the way, wrote Chris Erskine of the LA Times.
- Matt Barkley has tweaked his throwing motion for 2011, reported Pedro Moura.
- Michael Lev broke down a potential defensive switch for Devon Kennard.
- Three Trojans made the Lindy's preseason All-Pac-12 team. Scott Wolf has the full list.
- Barkley talked to Max Kellerman on the radio this week about how he has no regrets playing his college career at USC.
- Whitney Blaine talked to freshman QB Cody Kessler about the Mark Sanchez comparisons.
- "The Sports Curve" profiled USC football play-by-play man Pete Arbogast.
- USC does not have any alums in the U.S. Open, but Hunter Mahan was a Trojan for a year before transferring to Oklahoma State. I only mention that as an excuse to show you this video featuring tour pros Mahan, Bubba Watson, Ben Crane and Rickie Fowler.