Recap - Trojans Defeat Washington 40-17
|Recap - Trojans Defeat Washington 40-17|
Southern Cal got a 148-yard performance from Curtis McNeal as a key part of its 40-17 victory over the Huskies on Saturday at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Bettors who backed the Trojans were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 11 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 63.5.
Matt Barkley completed 18 of 28 pass attempts for 174 yards for the Trojans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Chris Polk rushed for 36 yards for Washington, while Bishop Sankey added 22 yards. Keith Price threw for 125 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Kevin Smith and Austin Seferian-Jenkins had 53 and 48 yards respectively.
Southern Cal outgained Washington 426-244 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-13 by the Trojans.
Southern Cal led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:15/25:45 split in that important category.
Southern Cal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Oregon. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track at Oregon State.