Robert Woods’ goal for the upcoming season sounds fairly modest. “Just trying to make more plays than I did last year,” he said.
The Southern California Trojans spent the last two seasons with no reward in sight for their hard work, a bowl bid the carrot at the end of the season for everyone except them. Not once did they let it affect their effort, the way they played on the field.
Matt Barkley’s progression at Southern California has taken him from a heralded freshman who sometimes made questionable decisions to one of the best quarterbacks in college football.
Matt Barkley passed for 423 yards and six touchdowns in his possible Coliseum farewell, Robert Woods set the conference’s single-season receptions record while catching 12 passes for 113 yards and two TDs, and No. 10 Southern California finished its resurgent season with a 50-0 demolition of Pac-12 title game-bound UCLA on Saturday night.
Robert Woods is wearing down in the final weeks of his record-setting season at Southern California.
Stepfan Taylor ran for the tying touchdown with 38 seconds left in regulation and the go-ahead score in the third overtime, and Stanford’s defense preserved its 16-game winning streak by forcing Curtis McNeal’s fumble into the end zone to finish a 56-48 victory over No. 20 Southern California on Saturday night.
Two former Serra High School Standouts, Robert Woods (WR) and George Farmer (RB/WR) sat out of USC practice Thursday.
Jawanza Starling returned a fumbled snap 80 yards for a third-quarter touchdown and Matt Barkley passed for three scores Saturday night as Southern California beat Notre Dame 31-17 to end the Irish’s four-game winning streak.
Matt Barkley threw two touchdown passes and Southern California took advantage of five turnovers from California to win its eighth straight game in the series, 30-9 on Thursday night.
Southern California’s downtown campus is just 11 miles north of Serra High School, a private Catholic institution and an oasis from nearby urban decay in its tidy Gardena neighborhood.
Matt Barkley passed for a school-record 468 yards and four touchdowns, Robert Woods made 14 catches for 255 yards and two scores, and Southern California outlasted Arizona 48-41 Saturday.
A dust storm hit Sun Devil Stadium late in the first quarter as Southern California tried to move the ball. By the time Arizona State got the ball back, swirling dirt and papers were gone, the wind was much calmer.
Matt Barkley passed for 324 yards and a school record-tying five touchdowns to five different receivers, and Southern California’s slumbering offense came alive after two mediocre outings in the Trojans’ 38-17 victory over previously unbeaten Syracuse Saturday night.
Robert Woods caught a school-record 17 passes for 177 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 25 Southern California hung on to spoil Jerry Kill’s coaching debut for Minnesota in a 19-17 victory Saturday.
If you speak to Corona Centennial quarterback, Michael Eubank, he will tell you he’s a pro-style quarteback.