The junior has amassed more than 200 yards receiving in two consecutive games. This week, he was selected as a semifinalist for the Biletnikoff Award, presented to college football's top receiver.
"It's an amazing honor," Agholor said Tuesday after practice.
Agholor has 82 receptions, 10 for touchdowns for a Trojans team that is No. 19 in the College Football Playoff ranking.
Agholor is averaging 13.2 yards per catch and 107.9 yards receiving per game.
"I took advantage of my opportunities," he said, "and I want to continue to do that."
Two weeks ago, Agholor caught eight passes for 220 yards against
Last Thursday, with NFL rookie and 2012 Biletnikoff winner
"It was great by the coaches to trust me, to target me that many times, and for Cody to give me opportunities," Agholor said.
Agholor has amassed 110 yards or more in each of the last four games.
In USC's 2012 loss against UCLA, Agholor caught three passes, including one for a touchdown. In last season's loss to the Bruins, he had four catches for 35 yards.
Agholor is looking forward to Saturday's rivalry game at the
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Freshman Jalen Greene is playing the role of UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley for the USC scout team.
Greene is wearing a yellow jersey emblazoned with No. 17, Hundley's number for the Bruins.
"I'm just sticking to how I play and getting between the tackles when there's nothing up field," Greene said. "They just want me to rush up field because that's what he did a lot last year."
Hundley passed for 208 yards and rushed for 80 yards and two touchdowns in the Bruins' 35-14 victory at the Coliseum.
Tight end Bryce Dixon is practicing this week, but his status for Saturday's game remains uncertain.
Dixon, a freshman, was suspended for the Cal game. Coach
Dixon was not made available to reporters after Tuesday's practice.
Sarkisian said Dixon's situation was "ongoing" and "in the university's hands."
"They have given him the green light to practice, which is a positive, so we'll see where it goes," he said
Asked if Dixon would be eligible to play Saturday, Sarkisian said, "I don't know yet."
Dixon has six receptions, three for touchdowns.
If he is held out again, senior Randall Telfer would be the Trojans' only scholarship tight end.
Linebacker J.R. Tavai, who had been sidelined since suffering a sprained knee against