Apparently Timmeh has been acting up again. As pointed by some of you in the comment thread Timmeh had this to say last week during the Gap Closer's midnight madness:
Among the Trojans' home opponents are Kansas and Oklahoma.
"We're going to try to kick those guys' (expletive) across town this year, too," Floyd said, referring to the rival Bruins.
Then there is exhibit 2:
That was just last year. If you want the whole picture, I'd give you this from Perleman at What's Bruin:
Today, the all-time series with USC stands decisively in UCLA's favor at 124-99, meaning that beating the Trojans is one Wooden legacy that the UCLA coaches who followed him kept up. Since Wooden's retirement after the 1974-75 season, the Bruins are 44-20 (.688) against their crosstown rivals.
What about Ben Howland? He's 5-3 against USC so far, but 5-1 in his last three years.