Daily Trojan columnists react to USC’s shocking loss to Boston College, and the Trojans’ prospects moving forward.
Saturday night’s loss to Boston College was miserable. After three and a half quarters, it was just shocking. The last eight minutes, however, elevated it to another level of agony because the second half of the fourth quarter demonstrated why USC should have won the game. USC could have given up 600 yards on the […]
The Trojans couldn’t hold the trenches and Boston College ran wild on USC’s defense for 452 yards.
Utah State QB Chuckie Keeton presents a unique challenge for USC’s 5-2 defensive scheme.
Don’t believe everything you read. At least, that’s how the saying goes. Because if you read statistics about USC’s defense in 2013, you would believe that the Trojans had one of the top defensive units in all of college football. So far this season, USC ranks eighth in the nation in points per game allowed […]
After USC polished off the finishing touches on a near-perfect 35-7 victory over Boston College, the Trojans were quick to admit that the atmosphere surrounding the team’s preparations for the Eagles wasn’t ideal. “It was really dark last week,” redshirt sophomore tailback Tre Madden said. “This [win] was a relief.” Rumors about a players-only meeting […]
Through USC’s first two games, one thing has been clear: no matter how poorly the offense plays, the defense can be dominant enough keep the team in the game. On Saturday against Boston College, the Trojan defense again delivered, but this time the offense finally broke through. Instead of finding itself in a close game, […]
Teddy Kolva of Boston College’s Daily Gavel answers five questions about the Eagles and predicts the outcome of Saturday’s matchup.
After suffering an embarrassing loss to Washington State in their home opener, the Trojans are determined to claim victory this week.
With USC’s offense sputtering, the defense knows it must keep up its outstanding play.