With USC starting quarterback JT Daniels in concussion protocol and backup Matt Fink out with three broken ribs, third-stringer Jack Sears will prepare as the starter for this week's game against Arizona State.
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Tyler Huntley threw for 341 yards and four touchdowns on 22-of-29 passing to lead Utah to a 41-28 victory over Southern Cal on Saturday night.
- With Daniels, Fink out, USC preps Sears for start
- Scott defends Pac-12's officiating procedures
- USC OLB Gustin (ankle) to miss rest of season
- Pac-12 commish: Errors made in replay review
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott again defended the conference's handling of its officiating procedures on Saturday after a report cited texts from Washington State coach Mike Leach questioning the conference's decisions during the Cougars' loss to USC.
Ivan Maisel, Adam Rittenberg & Ryan McGee take a deep dive into Nick Bosa's decision to leave Ohio State (2:48), discuss Lane Kiffin recruiting Matt Leinart's son (14:38) and more. Plus, Walk-Ons (26:57) & Extra Points (34:18).
The USC defense was dealt a major blow Sunday, when coach Clay Helton announced that senior outside linebacker Porter Gustin would miss the remainder of the season with a fractured ankle.
Michael Pittman Jr. caught two of J.T. Daniels' three touchdown passes, and Southern California's defense dominated in a 31-20 victory over previously unbeaten No. 19 Colorado on Saturday night.
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott says the conference made procedural mistakes and will make immediate changes in how video reviews are handled during football games.
Matt Schick, Ryan McGee & Brad Edwards discuss issues with Pac-12 officiating (1:50), the biggest concern for a couple of contenders (15:43) and more. Plus, they "Fill in the Blanks" for Week 7 (24:15), and chat with Phil Steele (35:12) before Walk-Ons (48:46) & Extra Points (55:41).
A "third party" who is not a trained official but is in the Pac-12 instant replay command center reportedly "did not agree" with a targeting call and influenced the final decision.
A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge has ruled that show-cause order provisions in the NCAA bylaws violate California law.
Former USC and San Diego Chargers safety Kevin Ellison died Thursday at the age of 31.
Jack Jones, who started at cornerback for USC last year, had felony burglary and conspiracy charges reduced to a misdemeanor as part of a plea agreement.
Five weeks have given us a glimpse at how true freshmen are impacting the game perhaps more than ever before.
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Stanford's loss to Notre Dame hurt the Pac-12's already slim chance to send a team to the playoff.
Aca'Cedric Ware ran for 197 yards and two touchdowns, and Southern California overcame a rash of penalties to hold off Arizona for a 24-20 victory Saturday night.