The house crowd was buzzing, energized after Stanford capped off a possession with a landing. Given the best way that the Cardinal had moved the ball on offense, you could not blame onlookers for being happy.

That did not faze Caleb Williams, although. The USC quarterback responded by wanting downfield, flicking his wrist and sending a ball towards the heavens.

And as had been the case all evening, Williams discovered his goal: Jordan Addison. Addison calmly tip-toed into the top zone, a back-breaking 75-yard landing that pushed the Trojans’ lead again to double digits.

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Pac-12 rivals are squaring off Saturday in a recreation that figures to play a significant position in shaping the convention standings come the top of the season.

Stanford will host No. 10 USC in a gathering of convention blue bloods.

The sequence has had its justifiable share of memorable moments, from the 21-21 tie in 1979 that successfully price USC the nationwide championship to the 31-28 Trojans win within the 2017 convention championship that robbed the Cardinal of their fourth Pac-12 title in six years.

This 12 months’s iteration will function a pair of expert signal-callers at completely different factors

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TAMPA — After Jordan Chiles completed her final routine of her first day of elite gymnastics competitors because the Olympics, she began tearing up.

“Oh my gosh,” she stated later, remembering what was spinning by way of her head. “I’m again.”

Chiles and fellow Tokyo medalist Jade Carey have been happy with their simultaneous returns to the game’s highest degree on the U.S. Gymnastics Championships on Friday night time.

Chiles positioned third within the all-around behind Shilese Jones and Konnor McClain. Carey is fifth going into Sunday’s ultimate day of the meet. Each got here off busy faculty seasons.

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Jordan Walsh, one of the premier basketball players in the Dallas area, has left Oak Cliff Faith Family and is now attending Link Academy in Branson, Mo.

Link Academy is a new high school that is opening to go along with the established Link Year prep school. Link Academy has already attracted marquee national recruits and will play a national schedule.

It is the second time Walsh has transferred since the end of last season. He was briefly at Southern California Academy before it was announced Sunday that he was joining Link Academy.

The 6-7 Walsh, a four-star recruit, is

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Kobe Bryant’s 1-of-2 Air Jordans are going live for IPO shares today on his birthday, Aug. 23.

The late legendary basketball player’s French Blue Air Jordan 12 Retro sneakers, currently valued at $89,000, are being auctioned for IPO by Collectable. The platform creates affordable stock shares in sports memorabilia, making them more accessible for fans to invest in. Bryant’s unique sneakers, one of two pairs ever worn by him, will become available for fans to purchase $10 shares, starting at 2:30 p.m. ET.

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Bryant’s Jordans are an iconic merge of two of the greatest basketball players

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Brandon Loschiavo dominated the men’s individual platform competition all week at the U.S. Olympic Diving Trials, leading through the prelims, semifinal and Saturday’s final, though he never took advantage of that cushion.

“I pretended like I was behind,” Loschiavo told NBC reporter Kelli Stavast. “I just had to stay focused on the task at hand and just keep pushing.”

The strategy worked as Loschiavo earned a spot on his first Olympic team with a total of 1421 points in Indianapolis.

The 24-year-old had earned the U.S. its first men’s platform spot at the Tokyo Olympics when he finished eighth

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