We'll have more coverage looking back at USC's 38-17 win over Syracuse on Sunday and Monday, but this will be for it tonight. Mark Saxon looked at the sometimes-dominant USC defensive line, Arash Markazi handed out some extra points and we also covered the now-routine performance from quarterback Matt Barkley and coach Lane Kiffin's peculiar decisions with his running backs. We also had video of Kiffin's postgame news conference and our postgame grades on the blog.
In the meantime, here are video interviews with two of the most important people from Saturday's game to tide you over until Sunday.
Syracuse defensive end Mikhail Marinovich returned home to Southern California for the first time on the football field Saturday, and he said it meant quite a bit to him. See what Marinovich, the younger brother of former USC quarterback Todd Marinovich, had to say about his first time playing in the Coliseum:
USC receiver Marqise Lee had his first touchdown catch in college in the third quarter on a pretty 43-yard connection with Barkley. See what he said on the field about that play and how the receivers helped Barkley on his way to a superb day: