With USC's offense coming off a season-best performance and Arizona taking to Rich Rodriguez's spread attack, Saturday's matchup could produce big point totals.
USC controls its fate as it begins a stretch that will determine Rose Bowl and national-title aspirations.
Issues at one cornerback spot have the Trojans considering some radical solutions, including playing star wide receiver Marqise Lee on defense.
An easy victory gave USC Trojans coach Lane Kiffin a chance to empty the benches early against Hawaii, giving first-year players some valuable experience.
Matt Barkley and T.J. McDonald could have left after last season and no one would have blamed them. But the Trojans duo want to end things as champions.
Junior right tackle Kevin Graf finally had a healthy offseason and took advantage, getting bigger, faster and stronger for 2012.
Corner Jalen Ramsey and receiver Paul Harris have USC on their minds as they prepare for The Opening this weekend in Oregon.
Senior defensive end Devon Kennard is finally staying put at a position after being shuffled around his first three years at USC, and that comfort is helping him take on the role of senior leader.
With Michael Hutchings setting a July 1 date for his college announcement, his visit to USC's Rising Stars Camp June 26-27 looms large.
Sixteen USC players took a life-changing trip to Haiti to help impoverished natives in that country. In the process, they learned something new about themselves.
Even though injuries have depleted USC's tight end corps this spring, the Trojans are looking forward to showing off their tight end depth and talent this fall.
This week's Roundtable is all about the future for four talented Trojans juniors. Will they stay, or will they go?
The 2011 Trojans can't hang their hat on a classic battle with Stanford as their defining moment. Kiffin's insistance that they 'finish' applies to the enitre season.
Although the win at Notre Dame was huge, a bigger, badder opponent in Stanford arrives in Los Angeles this week.
This week's Roundtable looks at possible breakout players in the second half of the season for the Trojans.
Devon Kennard is feeling at home at his old position while several Trojans are expected to make season debuts Saturday.