California Falls 27-9 to Trojans - Recap
Silas Redd tore up the turf for 158 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Trojans to a 27-9 win over the Golden Bears at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
Southern Cal was the ATS victor, as they covered the 16.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 56.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Matt Barkley completed 22 of 34 pass attempts for 192 yards for the Trojans in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Golden Bears defense.
C.J. Anderson rushed for 32 yards for California, while Brendan Bigelow added 31 yards. Zach Maynard threw for 173 yards for the Golden Bears, while receivers Keenan Allen and Jacob Wark had 93 and 26 yards respectively.
Southern Cal outgained California 488-250 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 29-21 by the Trojans.
California lost the time of possession battle 31:28/28:32, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Southern Cal heads into a Week 6 battle against Utah. California, meanwhile, will have their next action against Arizona State.