USC football morning report: A bowl game awaits

USC football morning report: A bowl game awaits
USC Coach Steve Sarkisian smiles while standing on the sideline next to quarterbacks Max Browne, center, and Cody Kessler during the closing moments of a 49-14 win over Notre Dame on Saturday. (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times)

Quote of the day: "It's easy to look at the win-loss record and say, 'That's who you are,' which is fine. I understand that ultimately that is who we are."

-- USC Coach Steve Sarkisian 

USC defeated Notre Dame, 49-14, in the regular-season finale on Saturday at the Coliseum.

The Trojans improved to 8-4 overall and 6-3 in the Pac-12 Conference.

Notre Dame fell to 7-5.

USC now waits to learn which bowl will invite it.

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