Barkley needs to become road warrior

Junior QB coming off best start of his career, but has to continue away from LA

Updated: September 19, 2011, 12:18 PM ET
By Steve Bisheff | We Are SC
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.