A walk down memory lane

With meeting No. 81 on deck, it's easy to go back and remember past USC-UCLA games

Updated: November 25, 2011, 9:22 AM ET
By Greg Katz |
LOS ANGELES -- When the USC Trojans host the UCLA Bruins in the 81st meeting of this larger-than-life crosstown rivalry on Saturday evening in the Coliseum, whether or not you attended either school is irrelevant. You'll probably be rooting for one or the other.

The annual battle between these two Los Angeles schools often is referred to as the greatest day in Southern California sports, and it's almost impossible not to be swept up at some level in the wave of emotions and indelible memories.

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