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.
With less than three months before the opening of the 2012 season, WeAreSC takes a preliminary look at the Trojans' schedule.
Drew McAllister returned to duty for USC after multiple hip surgeries caused him to miss most of the 2010 season.
USC shows there is more to its passing attack than throwing to Robert Woods; young players make positive first impressions.
Trojans stand up, answer Syracuse's third-quarter challenge before rolling to a 38-17 victory.
Devon Kennard is feeling at home at his old position while several Trojans are expected to make season debuts Saturday.