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USC anticipates Nebraska will play with high energy in Holiday Bowl
USC anticipates Nebraska will play with high energy in Holiday Bowl

Steve Sarkisian promised when he was hired that USC would compete for championships. The Trojans will have to wait until next year for another chance to make good on that declaration. On Saturday, the Trojans are once again playing in a mid-level bowl game. The Holiday Bowl matchup against Nebraska, though, is different from the Trojans' last three postseason appearances. In the 2009 Emerald Bowl, Pete Carroll was at the end of his Trojans tenure. In the 2012 Sun Bowl, Lane Kiffin was trying to hang on to his job. And last season, the Trojans rallied for offensive coordinator Clay Helton in memory of the good times they had under interim coach Ed Orgeron. Sarkisian watched...

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