- Johnny Curren, WeAreSC, Reporter
USC (3-1, 1-1 Pac-12) hits the road this week for a Thursday night battle with Utah (2-2, 0-1 Pac-12) in a matchup between Pac-12 South Division foes. Both teams have fallen short of their respective expectations in 2012, but the Trojans enter the game on a high note, coming off a 27-9 victory over California. Meanwhile, the Utes are still reeling from a 37-7 defeat at the hands of Arizona State.
Scoring: 23 points per game (No. 11 Pac-12, No. 94 overall)
Utah and its strong front seven look to bounce back from a 37-7 loss to Arizona State against USC.