USC football: Trojans' 2012 schedule released
The Pac-12 Conference released its schedule Wednesday.
Coach Lane Kiffin's team opens against Hawaii on Sept. 1 at the Coliseum and then travels the next week to play Syracuse in MetLife Stadium at East Rutherford, N.J.
The Trojans open Pac-12 play Sept. 15 at Stanford, host Cal on Sept. 22 and then play at Utah on Oct. 4.
USC, led by senior quarterback Matt Barkley, is the favorite in the South Division; defending Pac-12 champion Oregon is the favorite in the North.
The Trojans play the Ducks on Nov. 3 at the Coliseum. They could play again in the Pac-12 title game on Friday, Nov. 30, at the stadium of the team with the best overall conference record.
Here's the complete schedule:
Sept. 8 Syracuse at MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J.
Sept. 15 at Stanford
Sept. 22 California
Oct. 4 at Utah
Oct. 13 Washington at CenturyLink Field, Seattle
Oct. 20 Colorado
Oct. 27 at Arizona
Nov. 3 Oregon
Nov. 10 Arizona State
Nov. 17 at UCLA
Nov. 24 Notre Dame
Nov. 30 Pac-12 championship game
More later at latimes.com/sports
-- Gary Klein