Barkley needs to become road warrior

LOS ANGELES -- At USC these days, hope is spelled B-A-R-K-L-E-Y.

Junior quarterback Matt Barkley is enjoying the best start of his college career, coming off perhaps his most complete game as a Trojan and now about to step up to his biggest challenge yet.

Say hello to your old friend, Matt. You know, your not-so-good buddy, The Road.