Found August 24, 2013 on Fox Sports:
Quarterbacks Max Wittek and Cody Kessler both will play for No. 24 Southern California in its season opener next week. Coach Lane Kiffin said Saturday that he couldn't pick a starting quarterback after a full offseason of evaluation. So both sophomores will get snaps Thursday at Hawaii. Kiffin says the coaches will decide on a starter after they arrive in Honolulu. Kiffin thinks Wittek and Kessler are even in their competition to succeed Matt Barkley, the Trojans' four-year starter. Wittek started two games last season for USC, while Kessler had a strong training camp this month. Kiffin says the situation isn't ideal, and he hopes a No. 1 quarterback emerges eventually. USC's coaches don't have to limit their offensive choices with either quarterback in the game, Kiffin says.
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