For USC to qualify for the cup, the Trojans will need to score six wins in two games per season. The dilemma is that the USC’s overall record is currently at 4-6 with the Trojans to play in California to complete the season.
Dart was still in high school when Iowa thwarted USC in the 2019 Holiday Bowl. Now a true freshman, Dart will kick off his second career on Saturday with the Trojans hoping they will make their first appearance in a cup of two. years.
On a losing streak to UCLA, Dart impressed with 325 passing yards and 57.4 percent completions on 47 tries.
Since USC has won only one of its last five games, the approximate time span has provided a clearer picture of what the team is looking for.
“We’ve had a few ups and downs, but for the most part, the guys are still training hard, still flying,” said interim head coach Donte Williams. “You see a lot of ‘wanting’, but we have to have ‘want’ from everyone, including me, except for all coaches, coaches, everyone. It must be fully engaged to make sure we are fully prepared to confront BYU. ”