Posted September 09, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Lane Kiffin
TEAMS: USC Trojans
No. 2 USC improved to 2-0 on the season after defeating Syracuse 42-29 at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey. USC Coach Lane Kiffin addressed the media following the game...

VIDEO: Lane Kiffin, Tuesday 9/11/12

USC Coach Lane Kiffin addressed the media following Tuesday's practice as No. 2 USC prepares to play No. 2 Stanford on the road this weekend.

Breslin impressing in first season at USC

If you observed USC defensive end Morgan Breslin during fall camp, chances were you didn't see much. Head coach Lan Kiffin likes to use the word "flash." If a player has a good day of practice or does something that was unexpected, Kiffin will say this player or that player "flashed today." He wasn't saying that a whole lot about Breslin except when...

Barkley throws 6 TDs on birthday

Southern California quarterback Matt Barkley couldn't have asked for a much better birthday present than the one he gave himself Saturday afternoon at MetLife Stadium. Unfazed by the unfamiliar rain and wind brought on by an ominous east-coast thunderstorm, the senior -- who turned 22 Saturday -- tied his own school record with six touchdown passes in the Trojans' 42-29...

RECAP: USC Wins a "Weird" One

No. 2 USC traveled to New Jersey to take on Syracuse at MetLife Stadium, defeating the Orange 42-29. "Just kind of weird," was how USC Coach Lane Kiffin described the half-empty stadium, the weather delay, and the overall atmosphere of the trip.

Wood Perfect in College Debut

USC sophomore placekicker Andre Heidari did not make the trip to New Jersey with the Trojans due to an undisclosed injury. In his absence, freshman walk on Alex Wood was called upon to kick for USC.

Grimble Breaks His Way into End Zone

The Trojans handed Syracuse a 42-29 loss in New Jersey on Saturday. Tight end Xavier Grimble caught his first touchdown of the season for USC in the winning effort.

VIDEO: Postgame Players Press Conference

USC players Matt Barkley, Marqise Lee, and Dion Bailey talked to the media following their 42-29 win over Syracuse.

CFB: Tennessee Volunteers come in at 23 in latest AP Polls

After 64 weeks, the Tennessee Volunteers have once again found themselves in the AP Top 25 Poll. The Vols haven’t been in the poll since before Week 1 in 2008 when they were ranked 18th in the country heading into their game against the UCLA Bruins. The Volunteers went on to lose that game, and never saw the Top 25 again until today. It has been a long 4 years for the Volunteers...

USC heads home with plenty to work out

A slow start for the offense. A sluggish second half on defense. And an injury to a key player. No. 2 Southern California headed back home after its victorious trip to the Northeast with plenty of reasons for tempered enthusiasm. ''We've got so much work to do. You saw that today,'' USC coach Lane Kiffin said after a 42-29 victory against Syracuse at MetLife...
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