USC Trojans quarterback Matt Barkley ended his junior season in style on Saturday night, tossing six touchdowns and throwing for 423 yards in the Trojans' 50-0 victory over the UCLA Bruins. As a result, Barkley was named on Monday the Pac-12 Conference Offensive Player of the Week. It is the fourth time Barkley has won the award this season.â†µ
Barkley tied his own school record for touchdown passes in a game, set earlier this season against Colorado. He broke Matt Leinart's school and Pac-12 record for touchdown passes in a season with 39, and his 69.1% completion percentage set a new USC record, surpassingâ†µ 68.6% mark in 1993.
USC has captured six of the 14 offensive player of the week awards for the conference.â†µ
- September 5: WR Robert Woods â†µ
- September 19: Barkley â†µ
- October 3: Barkley â†µ
- November 7: Barkley â†µ
- November 21: WR Marqise Lee â†µ
- November 28: Barkley â†µ
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