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Newcomers buoy USC’s hopes for improved season

In this Feb. 20, 2014 file photo, Southern California head coach Andy Enfield instructs his team during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Stanford in Stanford, Calif. USC has no seniors, just three juniors and two eligible transfers in Enfield's second season.  (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California has no seniors, just three juniors and two eligible transfers in coach Andy Enfield’s second season.

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American Pharoah withdrawn from Breeders’ Cup

Exercise riders and horses walk along the track during morning workouts for the Breeders' Cup races at Santa Anita Park Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — American Pharoah, who was the early 2-1 favorite for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, was withdrawn Tuesday because of bruise in his left front foot.

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Shared Belief is 9-5 favorite for BC Classic

This Nov. 10, 2013, file photo, provided by Benoit Photo shows Shared Belief and jockey Corey Nakatani winning the Grade II $100,000 Hollywood Prevue Stakes at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif. Undefeated Shared Belief is expected to be made the favorite after post positions are drawn for the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic.  (AP Photo/Benoit Photo, File)

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Shared Belief was made the early 9-5 favorite on Monday in a field of 14 for the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic, a race featuring a strong contingent of seven 3-year-olds taking on older foes. Shared Belief is 7-0 in his career, with all of his races coming in California.

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Chivas USA disbands after 10 troubled years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chivas USA ceased operations on Monday after 10 troubled and unsuccessful years in Major League Soccer, with the league planning a new franchise for Los Angeles that will begin play in 2017 with new ownership and a new soccer-specific stadium.

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