NO. 7 Oregon 56, Southern California 24

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Herbert passed for 225 yards and threw
three touchdown passes to Juwan Johnson in the second half, and
Oregon recovered from a slow start to cruise to its eighth
consecutive victory.

Freshman Mykael Wright returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown
shortly after Brady Breeze returned an interception 32 yards for a
score late in the second quarter for the Ducks (8-1, 6-0 Pac-12).
Oregon erased an early 10-0 deficit by scoring a touchdown after
each of four turnovers by USC freshman quarterback Kedon Slovis
during a 19-minute stretch spanning halftime.

Herbert and receiver Jaylon Redd rushed for touchdowns in the first
half for Oregon, which remained on track for the Pac-12 North title
and a good shot at the College Football Playoff despite a rough
start at the Coliseum. Johnson, the Ducks' senior Penn State
transfer, had seven catches for 106 yards after making just six
previous receptions all season.

USC (5-4, 4-2) fell out of first place in the Pac-12 South with its
third loss in five games. 

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