The loss knocked USC out of contention for the Pac-12 South title.
Notre Dame is 7-4. After starting the season on a six-game win streak, the Fighting Irish have lost four of their last five, including a 31-28 defeat by Louisville last Saturday in South Bend, Ind.
Times beat reporter Gary Klein joins me to preview the game.
Here's the rundown:
- Can USC bounce back from an emotional defeat?
- How does USC's offense get back on track?
- Can the defense slow down Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson?
- Senior day at the Coliseum
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