The Trojans conclude a stretch of four our of five on the road with Saturday's game at Washington.
The Wolverines won for the first time on the road on Saturday, and they did in convincingly in their Big Ten opener.
Amid USC's dominating Week 1 win, an investigation involving former player Joe McKnight pins a cloud over the Trojans.
Matt Barkley threw for over 350 yards and four touchdowns and led his team to nearly 50 points. And it doesn't seem to surprise anyone anymore.
Most 5-foot-8 football players are easy to miss. But USC cornerback Nickell Robey has made himself impossible to ignore.
While some of the focus Saturday will shift to Norm Chow returning against USC as a head coach, Hawaii faces quite the (obvious) test on the field, particularly with an unproven starter at the helm in QB Sean Schroeder.
With less than three months before the opening of the 2012 season, WeAreSC takes a preliminary look at the Trojans' schedule.
The 2011 season might have just ended, but it's not too early for USC fans to look at the 2012 schedule.
Steve Bisheff lauds former USC offensive coordinator Norm Chow for getting his first head-coaching job.
A defensive end with a mean streak, Grand Blanc's Luke Maclean also is a student of the game and a weight-room warrior.