PASADENA - The halcyon days of USC quarterbacks are now.
Under head coach Pete Carroll, Matt Leinart and John David Booty had their glory games under the Pasadena sun.
In a game of ups and downs, the College of the Canyons men's basketball team looked to be on the verge of an upset in the Cougar Holiday Classic on Monday night.
Five members of the College of the Canyons football team were honored as All-Americans, and two more were named to the All-California team compiled by the California Community College Football Coaches Association of America.
Defensive lineman Marquis Jackson was named to the first-team defense of both the All-American and All-California teams, and was selected as California's defensive player of the year.
The turning point came early for the Ventura College football team, which squared off against College of the Canyons on Saturday night.
A contrast in styles took place Tuesday at Bross Field, between two women's soccer teams ranked in the National Christian College Athletic Association.
When you look at The Master's College senior Ryan Zamroz you may not think basketball player.
His 6-foot-3-inch lanky frame and humble demeanor don't always connote fierce competitor.
GLENDALE -- Forever.
That's how much time the College of the Canyons offensive line gave quarterback Brad McClellan to find wide receiver Jovan Leacock during three game-turning plays in the fourth quarter of Saturday night's 43-23 victory over Glendale Community College.
GLENDALE -- The bend-but-don't-break College of the Canyons defense withstood a disciplined assault from Glendale Community College Saturday night before ultimately wrestling the Vaqueros to the ground.
The College of the Canyons announced its 2009 Hall of Fame Class on Wednesday.
When Stacy Nanninga leaves The Master's College, she'll be among the all-time leaders in rebounds, blocked shots and field goals made.
Over the years, the College of the Canyons women's basketball team has been so strong at one particular position; another moniker for the squad could be College of the Point Guards.
Nicole Leon-Cal State Bakersfield hoops-Canyon High
The Master's College Men's' basketball is ranked No. 1 in the NAIA in 3-point field goal percentage.
Oregon State was crashing the party and Shane Morales was doing everything he could to make it happen.
The former Valencia High standout has started for the Beavers all year at wide receiver, his success a microcosm of the team as a whole.
It's difficult to say which was more dominant -- the offense or the defense -- as the unbeaten College of the Canyons football team thoroughly manhandled Moorpark College in a National Division, Northern Conference laugher.
COC, its engine kick-started by Hayo Carpenter's game-opening, 95-yard kickoff return, used the momentum of Fred Winborn's three first-quarter touchdowns and a smothering defensive effort to blow past the Raiders 48-3 Saturday night at Cougar Stadium.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For all of Arizona's decorated basketball history, the 2013-14 Wildcats have done something none of their predecessors accomplished.
Men's and women's basketball continued to take the spotlight at The Master's College last week as both squads tuned up for Golden State Athletic Conference play with non-conference games that extended a winning streak for one and brought an end to another.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Nick Johnson scored 22 points and No. 1 Arizona withstood UCLA's late 15-1 run to beat the Bruins 79-75 Thursday night, equaling the best start in school history at 16-0.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Jameis Winston threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Kelvin Benjamin with 13 seconds left and No. 1 Florida State beat No. 2 Auburn 34-31 to win the last BCS national championship game on Monday night.
The men's and women's basketball teams from The Master's College were back in action this past week, closing out 2013 and welcoming in a new year by extended winning streaks.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Henry Josey ran for 92 yards and three touchdowns, the last a 16-yarder with 3:08 left, and No. 9 Missouri beat No. 13 Oklahoma State 41-31 in the Cotton Bowl on Friday night.
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - For the second time in three years, Clemson fell apart at the Orange Bowl. Only this time, the Tigers found a way to recover.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Hello, Trevor. Farewell, AJ.
PASADENA – At this point, Stanford has taken a residency in the Bowl Championship Series with four straight trips and a Rose Bowl Game victory in 2013. By comparison, Michigan State had never been to a BCS game until this year's 100th Rose Bowl Game.
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - Brett Hundley threw two touchdown passes and ran for two more scores to help No. 17 UCLA rout Virginia Tech 42-12 on Tuesday in the Sun Bowl.
2013 proved to be another exciting year for The Master's College Athletic Department. Across the board, the student-athletes of TMC produced some of the most memorable moments in school history.
Ilya Ilyayev went off for 33 points to lead an efficient offensive effort by College of the Canyons men's basketball on Saturday night in the Cougar Holiday Classic semifinals.
HOUSTON (AP) - Minnesota coach Jerry Kill wanted to do something to spark his team in the second half of the Texas Bowl against Syracuse on Friday night.
At this point in the season when things hit a lull, College of the Canyons men's basketball will take any kind of win it can get.
A final note on College of the Canyons' 2013 football season shows just how good the year was for the Cougars.