Gary Klein, Los Angeles Times: The 34-game winning streak is over, but talent-rich USC is intent on starting a new one.
Bill Vilona, Pensacola News Journal: Florida State defensive coordinator Mickey Andrews was livid with his troops after a 32-play scrimmage that was dominated by the offense.
Susan Miller Degnan, Miami Herald: Former Miami assistant Art Kehoe, who was fired Jan. 2, has filed a civil lawsuit against the university (registration).
Mike Baldwin, Oklahoman: Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy wants to have a starting quarterback in place by the end of spring drills. (registration).
Tom Kubat, Lafayette Journal and Courier: Quarterback coach Blaine Bennett has become the fifth Purdue assistant to leave since the end of the 2005 season.
Eric Hansen, South Bend Tribune: A 9-3 record isn't good enough for Crewcut Charlie Weis. The Notre Dame coach is hungry for more.
Jeff Metcalfe, Arizona Republic: Arizona State quarterback Sam Keller says his right thumb, hurt in an Oct. 8 game, is nearly 100%.