Southern Cal Defeats Arizona 38-31 - Recap
Southern Cal won 38-31 on Thursday against Arizona behind a 161-yard receiving performance from Nelson Agholor at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
The Trojans were a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 48.5.
Cody Kessler completed 15 of 30 pass attempts for 297 yards for the Trojans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Ka'Deem Carey rushed for 138 yards for Arizona, while Daniel Jenkins added 11 yards. B.J. Denker threw for 363 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers Terrence Miller and Garic Wharton had 76 and 73 yards respectively.
Arizona was outgained by Southern Cal 546-508 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-25 by the Trojans.
The time of possession battle favored Southern Cal as their offense was on the field for 33:33, longer than the 26:27 of their opponents.
Next game, Southern Cal takes its act on the road to face Notre Dame looking for another win. For Arizona, they head home to face Utah.