Southern Cal vs Stanford Wrap - Stanford Wins 37-35
|Southern Cal vs Stanford Wrap - Stanford Wins 37-35|
Stepfan Taylor tore up the turf for 104 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Cardinal to a 37-35 win over the Trojans at Stanford Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Cardinal were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 10. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 60.5.
Andrew Luck completed 20 of 24 pass attempts for 285 yards for the Cardinal in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Allen Bradford rushed for 33 yards for Southern Cal, while Matt Barkley added 33 yards. Matt Barkley threw for 390 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Robert Woods and Ronald Johnson had 224 and 61 yards respectively.
Southern Cal outgained Stanford 498-478 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-24 by the Cardinal.
The time of possession battle favored Stanford as their offense was on the field for 30:26, longer than the 29:34 of their opponents.
Next game, Stanford takes its act home to face Washington State looking for another win. For Southern Cal, they head home to face California.