Matt Barkley threw 20 passes against Washington and looked dreadful. He completed just 30 percent of his passes in the second half. Head coach Lane Kiffin talked about how any quarterback wouldn't be happy by throwing just 20 passes.
What a difference a week makes.
Barkley threw the same amount of passes against Colorado last week, 20, but he completed 19 of them. Six were touchdowns, tying his own record for most in a game by a Trojan. Included in that bunch was his 100th career touchdown pass which broke the USC and Pac-12 career record.
Robert Woods became the school's all-time leader in receptions and set a USC single game record with four touchdown receptions.
The career marks loomed over the Trojans heading into the game against the Buffaloes. That's behind them now, much to the delight of Kiffin.
"Now we're just back to playing ball," said the Trojans head coach.
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