LOS ANGELES ---Lane Kiffin is fighting the urge. That urge is to not bring up the anger associated with the debacle last weekend at Arizona.
"We all knew we screwed up last week and should've won the game and we're moving forward," Kiffin said.
The moving forward part is easier said than done. The after taste of that defeat is still very bitter as the Trojans try to turn the page with No. 4 Oregon coming into town this weekend. Turnovers and penalties doomed the Trojans in a game in which they couldn't get out of their own way succumbing to self-inflicted wound after self inflicted wound.
USC lost the turnover battle to Arizona five to one. The lone turnover the Trojans forced, they gave it right back when Jawanza Starling picked off a Matt Scott pass and fumbled the return. That led to an Arizona touchdown and helped the Wildcats overcome a 15-point second half deficit.
"You got to get over it," Kiffin said. "I think we'd be nave to think that the game's completely out of sight...