Some of the sports stories covered by The Associated Press on Saturday. A full Digest will be sent at about 3 p.m. All times EST:
LOS ANGELES (AP) It's not just the game balls that are deflated at Southern California this fall.
No. 21 USC (6-3, 4-3 Pac-12) vs. Arizona State (5-4, 3-3), 3 p.m. (Pac-12 Networks)
Line: USC by 9.
Series Record: USC leads 18-10.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
A BCS championship game without a Southeastern Conference team?
It could happen, and LSU could be the cause.