Wednesday September 10th, 2014

USC Trojans vs. Boston College Eagles

The USC Trojans will resume their non-conference slate on Saturday when they play the Boston College Eagles. USC enters the game with a 2-0 record after a road victory over Pac-12 rival Stanford, while Boston College is 1-1.

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

 

Details for Saturday's game are below:

Kickoff: 8:00 p.m. ET

Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here

TV Coverage: ESPN

Radio: For USC affiliates, click here. For Boston College affiliates, click here

Game Facts

USC facts

USC ranks among the top-15 teams in the country in scoring defense, red zone defense and turnover margin.

The Trojans have won two-thirds of their games against ACC opponents. 

USC AD Pat Haden was fined $25,000 for going to the sideline during the USC-Stanford game in Week 2.

This is just the second time these two teams have played in Boston, with the first game coming in 1988.

USC quarterback Cody Kessler has completed 67.8% of his passes in the first two games, throwing 4 touchdown passes and no interceptions.

Boston College facts

Boston College has lost all four previous meetings against USC.

QB Tyler Murphy became the first quarterback in Boston College history to rush for more than 100 yards in a game when he amassed 118 yards on the ground in the opener against UMass.

The Eagles boast the 15th-best passing defense in the country, allowing only 129 yards per game through the air through the first contests.

The BC defense allowed Pitt running back James Conner to rush for 214 yards on 36 attempts last week. It was the first time the Eagles defense allowed a 200-yard rusher since 1999.

The Eagles’ time of possession average (34:23) ranks 10th in the nation.

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