USC vs. Stanford outcomes: Caleb Williams, Jordan Addison shine as Trojans transfer to 2-0

Pac-12 rivals are squaring off Saturday in a recreation that figures to play a significant position in shaping the convention standings come the top of the season.

Stanford will host No. 10 USC in a gathering of convention blue bloods.

The sequence has had its justifiable share of memorable moments, from the 21-21 tie in 1979 that successfully price USC the nationwide championship to the 31-28 Trojans win within the 2017 convention championship that robbed the Cardinal of their fourth Pac-12 title in six years.

This 12 months’s iteration will function a pair of expert signal-callers at completely different factors of their collegiate journeys.

USC’s Caleb Williams put up sensational numbers in his first recreation in Los Angeles. The Oklahoma switch accomplished 19 of twenty-two passes for 249 yards and two touchdowns because the Trojans routed Rice 66-14. He appeared each bit the Heisman candidate that he was touted to be. The query for Williams this week is straightforward: Can he do it in a rowdy environment on the street?

Stanford is the underdog, and for good cause. David Shaw’s facet hasn’t fairly hit the heights of the Andrew Luck and Christian McCaffrey days just lately. The Cardinal gained simply three video games in 2021. A type of video games was towards the then-No. 14 Trojans in LA, although, and Tanner McKee made his mark in it, slicing and dicing USC’s protection to the tune of 234 yards passing and three mixed touchdowns.

McKee will reprise his position underneath heart on Saturday. And he’ll be hoping to repeat his feat, this time in entrance of the house crowd.

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The Sporting Information is monitoring reside updates from USC’s conflict with Stanford. Comply with alongside beneath for reside outcomes and highlights of the sport at Stanford Stadium.

USC vs. Stanford rating

  Q1 Q2 Q3 This autumn F
USC 21 14 6 0 41
Stanford 7 7 0 14 28

USC vs. Stanford reside updates, highlights 

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Finish of fourth quarter: USC 41, Stanford 28

11:11 p.m.: …Stanford could not get the job achieved. USC holds on to defeat the Cardinal, 41-28.

11:05 p.m.: David Bailey and Stephen Herron pile drive Williams into the turf. With a bit of underneath three minutes, the Cardinal might need a sliver of an opportunity…

11:00 p.m.: USC recovers the onside kick. With a bit of over 5 minutes left, it is laborious to see how the Cardinal can get again into this.

10:55 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! Stanford makes the rating a bit of extra respectable after McKee creeps into the top zone on the QB sneak. If the Cardinal can recuperate an onside kick, issues may get fascinating.

41-28 USC

Finish of third quarter: USC 41, Stanford 14

9:50 p.m.: FIELD GOAL! Regardless of the early-quarter aerial assault, Stanford holds. Freshman Denis Lynch splits the uprights from 45 yards so as to add to the Trojans’ lead.

38-14 USC 

9:46 p.m.: USC needs to pour it on. Williams and Addison hyperlink up once more, gaining 48 yards within the course of. Williams is approaching 300 yards passing, whereas Addison is approaching 200 receiving yards. That is some critical manufacturing.

Halftime: USC 35, Stanford 14

  USC Stanford
First downs 17 21
Third downs 1-1 4-8
Fourth downs 0-0 1-2
Whole yards 366 319
Passing 13-15, 244 yards 12-21, 148 yards
Speeding att-yards 18-122 26-171
Penalties-yards 4-35 3-27
Turnovers 0 3
Time of possession 12:57 17:03

Finish of second quarter: 35-14

9:24 p.m.: After a sack and a penalty, USC takes into halftime with a 21-point edge. Very spectacular show by the Trojans’ offense early. And their protection has three turnovers, two of which got here on the purpose line.

USC is sitting fairly via half-hour.

9:20 p.m.: Williams and Addison are wanting in sync at the moment. The Trojans hurler slips a move into Addison’s gloves for 15 yards, getting the ball to USC’s 27. Stanford desperately wants a cease right here.

9:17 p.m.: For the primary time at the moment, Stanford punts the ball away. That is the primary punt of the sport for both facet.

1:08 left for Williams and the Trojans so as to add to their lead. Oh, and so they get the ball again to start with of the second.

9:14 p.m.: SACK! After a brilliant begin to the Cardinal’s two-minute drill, McKee will get swarmed by a sea of Trojans. Seems like Nick Figueroa will get the ultimate contact.

9:08 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! Williams noticed a gap start to open up within the secondary. And he made the Cardinal pay. The Heisman hopeful audibles to a learn possibility earlier than handing off to Dye, who walks into the top zone untouched.

5 possessions, 5 touchdowns for the Trojans. This offense is electrical.

35-14 USC

9:05 p.m.: Caleb Wiliams has appeared each bit pretty much as good as marketed to this point. Stanford’s protection simply cannot deal with him. He hits Addison on a display play for 13 yards, Addison already over 100 receiving yards on the day.

USC’s offensive stars are coming to play early.

9:04 p.m.: It seems EJ Smith is headed to the locker room. He is had an actual standout show to this point, so Stanford’s teaching workers will probably be hoping for one of the best.

9:00 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! Smith trots in from 5 yards away. That can punctuate an environment friendly drive for the Cardinal, who confirmed that they will transfer the ball down the sector with relative ease towards the Trojans.

If they will maintain it inside a couple of scores, you by no means know what may occur.

28-14 USC

8:58 p.m.: It has been a bizarre day for Stanford, who’ve carved out enormous chunks of yardage regardless of being comfortably down in the mean time. McKee hit Michael Wilson for an 18-yard acquire earlier than grabbing 15 yards of his personal by means of scramble. Seems just like the Cardinal are surging.

8:54 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! The Williams-to-Williams connection proves efficient as soon as extra, this time from 15 yards out. Caleb Williams is completely on hearth to this point.

28-7 USC

8:50 p.m.: Williams airs it out as soon as extra. This one was a bit underthrown. However Mario Williams does effectively to search out the ball earlier than happening. That is one other enormous acquire: 43 yards within the blink of an eye fixed.

8:46 p.m.: Williams and the Trojans create a bit of more room between themselves and their very own finish zone. After a move interference and a pair of 10-yard Dye runs, the ball is on USC’s 40.

8:43 p.m.: FUMBLE! For the second time at the moment, the Cardinal throw away a golden probability on the purpose line! Smith did some nice work early, promoting an inside run earlier than making his approach exterior his tackles. Nonetheless, Williams crunches him with an enormous hit, sending the ball to the turf. Williams then exhibits the presence of thoughts to search out the ball, giving the Trojans yet one more purpose line cease.

8:40 p.m.: McKee places the ball on a rope for Tremayne, who is ready to outmuscle Blackmon to place the Cardinal getting ready to one other landing.

8:39 p.m.: McKee slings a 15-yarder to Yurosek. Stanford is correct exterior the purple zone.

8:37 p.m.: Smith gashes USC’s entrance seven open as soon as once more to steer off the second quarter. The Cardinal are in USC territory.

Finish of first quarter: USC 21, Stanford 7

8:34 p.m.: Do not let the scoreboard idiot you; Stanford has been capable of transfer the ball at the moment. Working example: McKee dots a move proper into Elijah Higgins grasp for 23 yards earlier than the top of the primary.

8:30 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! No matter you are able to do, I can do higher! Williams exhibits off the arm energy, firing an absolute rocket proper into the trail of Addison. The Pittsburgh switch retains his composure and spins away from a would-be tackler to take it ultimately zone.

That is a 75-yard landing move. What a response from the Trojans!

21-7 USC

8:26 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! McKee finds Smith, who is ready to stroll into the top zone from three yards away to get Stanford on the board.

14-7 USC

8:25 p.m.: And that is what occurs while you make errors like that. The very subsequent play, Benjamin Yurosek busts it open on a brief move. It is a 50-yard acquire and within the blink of an eye fixed, Stanford is getting ready to a rating.

8:24 p.m.: McKee airs it out on the lookout for Tremayne. Though the ball sails over Tremayne’s fingers,  Blackmon is named for a move interference. That can deliver the ball to Stanford’s 44.

8:22 p.m.: Smith with one other respectable scamper. He has a really respectable 61 yards on eight carries to this point.

8:17 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! Trojans put one other six on the board, this time courtesy of a mixture between Williams and reigning Biletnikoff winner Jordan Addison. USC’s move recreation cannot be denied to this point; Williams is 5-of-6 with 67 yards via the air. Oh, and he is acquired the 2 touchdowns.

14-0 USC

8:15 p.m.: One other spectacular throw by Williams, who finds a large open Brenden Rice with the flick of the wrist. It looks as if the sons of Professional Soccer Corridor of Famers are feeling themselves early. First, it was Emmitt Smith’s son. Now, Jerry Rice’s.

8:13 p.m.: USC hoping to make the most of one other Cardinal turnover. Lincoln Riley’s squad actually trending in the precise route to this point, with Williams making a pair of zipped passes earlier than scampering over the primary down marker for one more first down. Stable stuff by the Oklahoma switch early.

8:10 p.m.: INTERCEPTION!  McKee was on the lookout for the fade, however Mekhi Blackmon was having none of it. Deflects the move up then picks it off! Carries it to the 15 earlier than happening!

That is the Trojans fifth interception off a deflection this season. It has been two video games!

8:08 p.m.: Offsides places the ball on the two-yard line and it seems to be like Shaw goes for it once more! One other gutsy name from the Cardinal!

8:07 p.m.: Seems like Stanford will kick a area purpose after a move from McKee is batted away.

8:04 p.m.: The Cardinal appeared to get on the board after a formidable snag from Brycen Tremayne. Nonetheless, after a prolonged assessment, the officers rule that his heel simply touched the sideline earlier than getting down. It will likely be third and purpose.

8:02 p.m.: Smith with one other massive play, this outing the flat. He reels in a ball from McKee and takes it to the three-yard line! Fantastic play from Smith.

8:00 p.m.: And it pays off! First down, Cardinal! The tip zone is in sight.

7:59 p.m.: Massive name by David Shaw right here. He is protecting the offense on the sector on 4th and 1.

7:57 p.m.: Smith’s carries acquired Stanford into USC’s territory. And it appears the run recreation is proving efficient early for the Cardinal. Casey Filikins getting the ball over the primary down marker, pulling Stanford ever so intently to the purple zone.

7:55 p.m.: After a pair of penalties, Smith shakes via a niche for an 18-yarder. Nice begin by Emmitt Smith’s son.

7:52 p.m.: After a shaky first possession, the Cardinal are discovering way more success this time round. EJ Smith begins issues off with a 15-yard acquire on the his second carry of the day.

7:50 p.m.: TOUCHDOWN! Comparatively simple journey for USC. Williams and Travis Dye mixed acquired the Trojans to the doorstep of the top zone with a trio of constructive performs. And Williams finishes it off in model, discovering Lake McRee from 5 yards out. That is precisely what you need in a hostile atmosphere in case your the Trojans.

7-0 USC

7:45 p.m.: INTERCEPTION! Fantastic begin for USC’s protection, with defensive again Max Williams plucking Tanner McKee’s move and taking it 32 yards to Stanford’s 33. Nice probability for Caleb Williams and firm early.

7:40 p.m.: The ball is kicked off and away we go!

What channel is USC vs. Stanford on tonight?

  • TV channel: ABC
  • Dwell stream: ESPN app, ESPN+, fuboTV

Saturday’s recreation will probably be broadcast nationally on ABC. Rece Davis will name the play-by-play motion. He’ll be joined by coloration commentator Kirk Herbstreit and sideline reporter Holly Rowe.

Wire-cutters can watch the motion with the ESPN App and ESPN+, in addition to with fuboTV, which provides a free trial.

USC vs. Stanford begin time

  • Date: Saturday, Sept. 10
  • Kickoff time: 7:30 p.m. ET

USC vs. Stanford is slated to kick off at 7:30 p.m. ET at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, Calif.

USC vs. Stanford odds

  • Unfold: USC -8.5
  • Over/underneath: 67
  • Moneyline: USC -333 I Stanford +260

USC is an 8.5-point street favourite in Saturday’s matchup. The over/underneath stands at 67 factors, per Caesars Sportsbook.

USC schedule 2022

Date Opponent Consequence
Sept. 3 vs. Rice W, 66-14
Sept. 10 at Stanford* TBD
Sept. 17 vs. Fresno State TBD
Sept. 24 at Oregon State* TBD
Oct. 1 vs. Arizona State* TBD
Oct. 8 vs. Washington State* TBD
Oct. 15 at No. 13 Utah* TBD
Oct. 22 Bye N/A
Oct. 29 at Arizona* TBD
Nov. 5 vs. California* TBD
Nov. 11 (Friday) vs. Colorado* TBD
Nov. 19 at UCLA* TBD
Nov. 26 vs. No. 8 Notre Dame TBD

* Pac-12 recreation

Stanford schedule 2022

Date Opponent Consequence
Sept. 3 vs. Colgate W, 41-10
Sept. 10 vs. No. 10 USC* TBD
Sept. 17 Bye N/A
Sept. 24 at Washington* TBD
Oct. 1 at Oregon* TBD
Oct. 8 vs. Oregon State* TBD
Oct. 15 at No. 8 Notre Dame TBD
Oct. 22 vs. Arizona State* TBD
Oct. 29 at UCLA* TBD
Nov. 5 vs. Washington State* TBD
Nov. 12 at No. 13 Utah* TBD
Nov. 19 at California* TBD
Nov. 26 vs. BYU TBD

* Pac-12 recreation