Top-ranked Trojans cruise past Hawaii
The No. 1 USC Trojans started off their title defense with an easy win on Saturday, topping the overmatched Hawaii Warriors by a 63-17 score.
The Trojans managed to cover the 35-point spread on the road in this contest. The combined score went OVER the game’s posted total (64).
Trojans QB Matt Leinart went 18-of-24 for 334 yards, throwing three touchdown passes and getting intercepted once. Dwayne Jarrett had three TD catches for USC, and Reggie Bush ran for two scores.
Tyler Graunke completed 12-of-17 pass attempts for 127 yards for Hawaii. Colt Brennan went 21-of-32 for 252 yards in the loss.