Gameday glance: Utah at USC, Oct. 26, 2 p.m. (7 items)
After a demoralizing loss on the road at Arizona in their first game outside the state of Utah, the Utes will look to bounce back when they play USC in Los Angeles today.
USC, meanwhile, is looking to bounce back from a tough 14-10 defeat on the road at Notre Dame.
Here's a look at the matchup and what's at stake as the Utes face the Trojans.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @DirkFacer
1 of 7. At a glance
SATURDAY, 2 p.m. MDT
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (93,607)
TV: Pac-12 Networks
Weather: Sunny with temperatures in the low 80s.
2 of 7. The stakes
For USC ... Interim head coach Ed Orgeron is 1-1 since replacing the fired Lane Kiffin. Any wins would benefit his case for keeping the job.
3 of 7. The trends
For USC ... The Trojans have won eight of the past nine games in the series. The only loss was a 10-6 decision in the 2001 Las Vegas Bowl.
4 of 7. The edge
USC will win if ... The Trojans are able to put the clamps on Utah’s offense. They lead the Pac-12 in rushing defense (190.1 ypg) and total defense (333.9 ypg).