Arizona State Falls 38-17 to Trojans - Recap
Curtis McNeal ran for 163 yards as Southern Cal handled Arizona State by a score of 38-17 on Saturday at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Southern Cal was a favorite by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 63.5.
Matt Barkley completed 20 of 33 pass attempts for 222 yards for the Trojans in the win. He was picked off 3 times by the Sun Devils defense.
Cameron Marshall rushed for 37 yards for Arizona State, while Michael Eubank added 28 yards. Taylor Kelly threw for 174 yards for the Sun Devils, while receivers Chris Coyle and Rashad Ross had 85 and 31 yards respectively.
Arizona State was outgained by Southern Cal 447-250 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-15 by the Trojans.
The time of possession battle favored Southern Cal as their offense was on the field for 36:19, longer than the 23:34 of their opponents.
Next game, Southern Cal takes its act on the road to face UCLA looking for another win. For Arizona State, they head home to face Washington State.