USC dominate second half; down Stanford

USC dominate second half; down Stanford

The sixth-ranked USC Trojans scored 28 points in the second half to earn a 45-23 victory over the Stanford Cardinal Saturday night.

USC failed to cover the 24-point spread, while the 68 points sailed OVER the posted total of 48.

Stafon Johnson carried the ball 14 times for 116 yards and two touchdowns for USC.

Toby Gerhart ran for 97 yards and a touchdown in the loss for Stanford.