USC dumps Boston College in Emerald Bowl

Matt Barkley threw two touchdown passes and ran for another Saturday, leading the USC Trojans over the Boston College Eagles 24-13 in the Emerald Bowl.

USC covered the 7-point spread, while the teams played UNDER the posted total of 45.5.

Barkley completed 27-of-37 for 351 yards, while Stanley Havili had a pair of TD catches for USC in the win.

Rich Gunnell had four catches for 104 yards with a touchdown for Boston College in the loss.