Pasadena, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Brett Hundley settled in after an early
blunder and finished with three passing touchdowns and another on the ground
to lead No. 11 UCLA to a 38-20 victory over No. 24 Southern California on
Hundley threw for 326 yards on 22-of-31 passing after throwing an interception
on his first pass of the game and for the Bruins (8-3, 6-2 Pac-12), who have
won three straight games against the rival Trojans.
Paul Perkins rushed for a game-high 93 yards and a score on 24 carries, Thomas
Duarte hauled in two passes for 95 yards and a touchdown and Devin Lucien and
Eldridge Massington each added receiving scores in the win.
UCLA can now move on to the Pac-12 Championship Game against Oregon with a win
over Stanford next Friday.
Cody Kessler, who compiled 771 yards and nine touchdowns in his two previous
games, was limited to just 214 passing yards and one score with an
interception on a 22-of-34 completion rate.
Javorious Allen ran for 60 yards and a touchdown on 14 carries and Justin
Davis made a TD catch for the Trojans (7-4, 6-3), who were coming off a 38-30
win over California.