Thursday October 23rd, 2014

USC Trojans vs. Utah Utes

The No. 20 USC Trojans travel to face No. 19 Utah in a Pac-12 South match-up on Saturday night. It will be just USC's second trip to Salt Lake City since 1917 and only the fourth-ever game at Utah in the team's history. USC leads the Pac-12 South with a 4-1 conference record and a 5-2 record overall. Utah sits at fourth in the division, 2-1 against Pac-12 competition and 5-1 so far this season.

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

How to watch

Details for Saturday's game are below:

Kickoff: 10 pm ET

Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.

TV coverage: Fox Sports 1

Radio: For a list of USC affiliates, click here. For a list of Utah affiliates, click here.

Season Recap

USC

10/18: USC 56, Colorado 28

Quarterback Cody Kessler threw for 318 yards and seven touchdowns, breaking Matt Barkley's school record set against the Buffaloes in 2011. Nelson Agholor caught three of Kessler's touchdowns. He had six receptions for 128 yards.

10/11: USC 28, Arizona 26

The Trojans held off a two-point conversion try with 1:07 to go and survived a potential go-ahead field goal with 12 seconds remaining. Javorius Allen rushed for 205 yards and three touchdowns for USC. The Trojans allowed the Wildcats inside the 20-yard line four times in the first half, but surrendered only six points.

10/04: Arizona State 38, USC 34

Mike Bercovici hit Jaelen Strong on a 46-yard Hail Mary as time expired to lift the Sun Devils to an improbable win. USC led 34-25 with 3:02 to go after Javorius Allen’s 53-yard touchdown run. It was the Trojans’ first loss at the Coliseum to Arizona State since 1999.

09/27: USC 35, Oregon State 10

Cody Kessler threw for 261 yards and two touchdowns for the Trojans. Su’a Cravens returned an interception 31 yards for a touchdown. USC trailed 10-7 in the second quarter before running off 28 unanswered points.

09/13: Boston College 37, USC 31

The Trojans were held to 20 yards rushing on 29 carries. Cody Kessler threw for 317 yards and four touchdowns on 31-of-41 passing, but was sacked five times. USC had a 17-6 lead early in the second quarter before Boston College ran off 24 unanswered points.

09/06: USC 13, Stanford 10

Andre Heidari kicked a career-long 53-yard field goal with 2:30 to go for USC. J.R. Tavai forced a fumble to end Stanford’s final drive. Javorius Allen ran for a career-best 154 yards.

08/30: USC 52, Fresno State 13

Steve Sarkisian won his USC coaching debut, the seventh straight coach to do so, joining Paul Hackett (1998), Pete Carroll (2001), Lane Kiffin (2010), Ed Orgeron (2013) and Clay Helton (2013). The Trojans’ 704 total yards was their most since putting up 745 against Washington State in 2005. USC set a Pac-12 record with 105 offensive plays, breaking a mark set by Arizona (103) in an overtime game against Stanford in 2012.

Utah

10/16: Utah 29, Oregon State 23 (2OT)

Running back Devontae Booker carried for 229 yards on 32 rushes, notching three touchdowns in a double-overtime victory. Booker helped Utah gain a 253-119 advantage in rushing yards over the Beavers. Linebacker Gionni Paul had 14 tackles and an interception, while Jared Norris and Jason Fanaika added 23 tackles and two tackles for a loss.

10/04: Utah 30, UCLA 28

Andy Phillips’s 29-yard field goal with 34 seconds left lifted the Utes to the win. Utah improved to 5-16 against Top 10 teams with a win over the then-No. 8 Bruins. The Utes had 10 quarterback sacks, their most in a game since they had 10 against UTEP in 1983.

09/27: Washington State 28, Utah 27

The Utes squandered a 17-point lead, with the Cougars taking their first and only lead on an 81-yard touchdown pass from Connor Halliday to Vince Mayle with 4:58 to go in the game. Devontate Booker rushed for 178 yards on 24 carries, his first career 100-yard game and the most by a Utah runner since John White had 185 against Washington State in 2011. Kaelin Clay tied the single-season school record with his third punt return touchdown of the season.

09/20: Utah 26, Michigan 10

Utah scored the last 16 points of the game to get the win and take a 2-1 series lead over the Wolverines. Kaelin Clay had a 66-yard punt return for a touchdown, his second TD in just six punt returns this season. Utah had 10 pass breakups, its most in a game since getting nine against BYU in 2011.

09/06: Utah 59, Fresno State 27

The Utes scored 50 points in back-to-back games for the first time since 2010. Travis Wilson was the first Utah quarterback to throw five touchdown passes in a game since Brian Johnson in 2008. Utah’s 13 tackles for loss were the most by the team since the Utes had 14 against New Mexico in 2010.

08/28: Utah 56, Idaho State 14

The Utes won their seventh straight opener and improved to 37-0 all-time against current members of the Big Sky. Eight different receivers caught passes for Utah. Kaelin Clay had a 46-yard touchdown on his first career punt return. It was Utah’s first punt return score since Shaky Smithson returned a punt for a touchdown in 2010.

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