USC Podcast: RoT Radio Ep. 174, USC vs. UCLA Preview (11/16)

Reign of Troy Radio returns with a USC podcast to preview the Trojans’ annual rivalry game with the UCLA Bruins.

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This 87-minute episode is hosted by Michael Castillo and features Reign of Troy editor Alicia de Artola.

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Here’s what’s on tap in this USC podcast:

    • Michael and Alicia start things off talking about the latest news and injuries.
    • The College Football Playoff rankings came out on Tuesday, with the Trojans ranked No. 13 in the country after beating Washington. What it’s mean for USC’s postseason hopes? Where could they go for a bowl game? Is a New Years Six bowl a possibility?
    • USC has turned around the season after starting 1-3. But who deserves more credit for the revival: head coach Clay Helton or Sam Darnold?
    • To get ready for Saturday’s game, Michael and Alicia preview and breakdown the matchup between the Trojans and Bruins, including a touch matchup for the USC offensive line against talented edge rusher Takkarist McKinley.
    • The RoT Crew gives their game predictions, with scores of how it’ll play it, plus a game of Over or Under, setting the line for various stats like UCLA rushing yards.

Stay tuned to Reign of Troy Radio, as we’ll be back to with more USC football talk next week.

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