USC (2-1, 0-1 Pac-12) will host California (1-2, 0-0 Pac-12) on Saturday in a series that has seen the Trojans take the last eight in a row. Both teams enter the game coming off emotional losses. USC's offense stumbled for the first time this season and the Trojans fell to Stanford in a 21-14 stunner, while the Golden Bears played a highly respected Ohio State team tough before losing, 35-28, on a late Buckeye touchdown.
Scoring: 34.0 points per game (No. 6 Pac-12, No. 44 overall)