Trojans Fall 21-14 Against Stanford - Game Recap
Southern Cal was unable to contain Stepfan Taylor on Saturday and the result was a 21-14 Week 3 loss against the Cardinal.
Stanford won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 56.5.
Josh Nunes completed 15 of 32 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Trojans defense.
Curtis McNeal rushed for 37 yards for Southern Cal, while Silas Redd added 17 yards. Matt Barkley threw for 254 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Marqise Lee and Ryan Henderson had 100 and 49 yards respectively.
Stanford outgained Southern Cal 417-280 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-15 by the Cardinal.
The time of possession battle favored Stanford as their offense was on the field for 31:55, longer than the 28:05 of their opponents.
Stanford looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Southern Cal will aim to get back on the winning track vs California.