Pac-12 Conference
USC is blown out by No. 11 Utah, 67-39
USC is blown out by No. 11 Utah, 67-39

It was only halftime Sunday, and USC Coach Andy Enfield was striding back and forth across a hallway in the Galen Center, shoulders sagging. Nothing had gone right for the Trojans in the first half against Utah, or really at all in the first half of the Pac-12 season. The 11th-ranked Utes led, 32-12, at the half. The Trojans shot 19.2% in the period. They had missed all seven three-point attempts. When the game resumed, the public-address system played lyrics from an LL Cool J song: "Don't call it a comeback." No one was tempted to. Utah scored the first six points of the second half and cruised to a 67-39 victory. "Whatever I said in the pregame speech...