USC, ranked 19th in the College Football Playoff rankings, plays No. 9 UCLA on Saturday at the Rose Bowl.
The Trojans improved to 7-3 overall and 6-2 in the Pac-12 Conference after defeating California, 38-30, on Thursday night at the Coliseum.
UCLA defeated Washington, 44-30, on Nov. 8 to improve to 8-2 and 5-2 in the Pac-12.
The Bruins did not play Saturday.
Times’ beat reporter Gary Klein joins me to preview the game.
Here’s the rundown:
- Josh Shaw returns
- Defending Brett Hundley
- UCLA’s running back and receivers
- USC’s offensive game plan
- What’s at stake in rivalry game
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