No. 2 USC 42, Syracuse 29
The Trojans took a while to pull away, but used a 21-point fourth quarter to defeat Syracuse 42-29. Matt Barkley tossed for 187 yards and six touchdowns, and Silas Redd carried the ball 15 times for 107 yards. USC's big-name receivers also rose to the occasion. Marqise Lee made 11 catches for 66 yards and three touchdowns, while Robert Woods (pictured) made 10 grabs for 93 yards and two scores.