USC football morning report

Trojans continue to prepare for this week's contest against Utah

Quote of the day: "Nobody has reached out, but that's all right. I'm just the all-time leading scorer at the university."  

-- LenDale White, on Saturday's incident at the Coliseum

USC, ranked 20th, plays Utah on Saturday at the Coliseum.

USC -- 5-2 overall, 4-1 in the Pac-12 Conference -- is in first place in the Pac-12 South after defeating Colorado, 56-28, last weekend.

Utah is 5-1 overall, 2-1 in the Pac-12. The Utes beat Oregon State, 29-23 last Thursday, moving up to 19th in the rankings.

On the Times:

USC could use more JuJu Smith

USC's offensive line will face challenge from Utah

The Times' high school football rankings

Around the web:

USC has one of the ten best bands in college football

Photo of JuJu Smith with Dr. Dre at the Coliseum

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