Counterpoint: USC is better than it was last year and is ready to compete with the Pac-12’s elite.
Point: Things could turn ugly again on national TV for USC despite its three-game win streak.
Tailbacks Curtis McNeal and Marc Tyler combine for 185 rushing yards on 37 carries.
Who will be the best receiver on the field? Similar to USC’s contest against Cal last week, Saturday’s game features a wealth of talent at the wide receiver position. USC sophomore Robert Woods and Notre Dame junior Michael Floyd are among some of the best wide receivers in the country. Woods looks to rebound after […]
One of the moments from last Thursday’s showdown between USC and California — one which will only continue to reinforce outdated notions — remains a fourth-down play in the opening minutes. Facing a fourth-and-goal from its eight-yard line on its first drive of the game, USC lined up in a rather unusual formation and quickly […]
One game removed from a record setting display, Barkley completes just 19-of-35 passes.
The Trojans force five turnovers in a 30-9 victory over the Golden Bears.
Will USC’s offensive line hold up against Cal? During the week, junior quarterback Matt Barkley indicated that USC’s offensive line play will dictate the outcome of the game. He believes that if the protection is solid, he should be able to pick apart the Cal defense. Through the first five games, the Trojans’ line has […]
In its last three wins over California, USC has won by a combined score of 95-20.
After a couple of pass-dominant games, USC wants to establish a consistent running attack.