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USC gets Holiday Bowl win that's too close for comfort
USC gets Holiday Bowl win that's too close for comfort

It wasn't over until Nelson Agholor knocked down a Hail Mary pass. On Saturday night in the Holiday Bowl against Nebraska, USC once again made it far too interesting. As was the case in numerous other games this season, the Trojans were in position to put away an opponent and appeared as if they would not get it done. But after an 18-point USC lead late in the third quarter had shrunk to three, Agholor batted away the last-second Hail Mary to preserve the Trojans' 45-42 victory at Qualcomm Stadium. USC finished 9-4 in Steve Sarkisian's first season as head coach. “We always try to make it exciting,” Sarkisian said, laughing. “We make it entertaining...

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