Cougs take down Trojans at the LA Coliseum

8 Sep

Washington State surprised the USC Trojans Saturday night winning 10-7 in Los Angeles.

The Cougars improved their record to 9-58-4 against USC in the series.

This was the first Cougar win in L.A. against the Trojans since 2000. The Trojans are 16-3 at home against the team from Pullman dating back 40 years to 1973.

USC was held to 12 points at home in 1957 as WAZZU won by a point 13-12. Back in 1934 the Cougs blanked the Trojans on the road 19-0.

A list of results when the game was played in Los Angeles since ’73:

2013 – WSU 10, USC (25) 7

2009 – USC (12) 27, WSU 6

2007 – USC (1) 47, WSU 14

2005 – USC (1) 55, WSU 13

2003 – USC (3) 43, WSU (6) 16

2000 – WSU 33, USC 27 – The Cougars entered the game riding a 4-game losing streak (3 in overtime) and improved their season record to 4-6. The next week UW crushed the Cougs 51-3 in the Palouse.

1997 – WSU 28, USC (23) 21 – In the second week of the season WSU improved to 2-0 with the win. They had beat UCLA 37-34 at home to start the season. The Cougs would open the season 7-0 before losing at ASU 44-31. They beat the Huskies 41-35 at Husky Stadium to advance to the Rose Bowl. Michigan (1) beat Washington State (8) 21-16 on New Years Day.

1995 – USC (5) 26, WSU 14

1993 – USC 34, WSU 3

1992 – USC (15) 31, WSU (13) 21

1990 – USC (15) 30, WSU 17

1987 – USC 42, WSU 7

1985 – USC 31, WSU 13

1983 – USC 38, WSU 17

1981 – USC (4) 41, WSU (14) 17

1979 – USC (1) 51, WSU 21

1977 – USC (2) 41, WSU 7

1975 – USC (3) 28, WSU 10

1973 – USC (4) 46, WSU 35

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