Sanchez, USC punish Virginia

Sanchez, USC punish Virginia

Mark Sanchez threw for 337 yards with three touchdown passes Saturday, as the third-ranked USC Trojans crushed the Virginia Cavaliers 52-7 in the season-opener.

USC covered the 20.5-point spread, while the 59 points sailed OVER the posted total of 43.

C.J. Gable ran for 80 yards off nine carries with one touchdown for USC.

Mikell Simpson scored the only touchdown in the loss for Virginia.