Southern Cal Falls 10-7 to Cougars - Recap

Southern Cal Falls 10-7 to Cougars - Recap

The Cougars grabbed a Week 2 victory over the Trojans on Saturday, winning 10-7 at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

Washington State was an underdog by 16 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 53.5.

Connor Halliday completed 26 of 38 pass attempts for 215 yards for the Cougars in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Trojans defense.

Tre Madden rushed for 151 yards for Southern Cal, while Cody Kessler added 4 yards. Cody Kessler threw for 41 yards for the Trojans, while receivers Marqise Lee and Tre Madden had 27 and 12 yards respectively.

Washington State outgained Southern Cal 222-193 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 14-12 by the Trojans.

Washington State lost the time of possession battle 32:15/27:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Washington State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against S. Utah. Southern Cal will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston College.