USC Starting Lineups

A list of Trojans starters and expected key contributors Saturday in South Bend.

USC Offensive Depth Chart

Left Tackle – Senior #71 Charles Brown

Left Guard – 6th-Year senior #53 Jeff Byers

Center – Junior #61 Kristopher O'Dowd

Right Guard – Senior #56 Alex Parsons

Right Tackle – Sophomore #70 Tyron Smith

Tight End – Senior #86 Anthony McCoy

Flanker – Senior #18 Damian Williams

Split End – Redshirt-junior #9 David Ausberry

Fullback – Redshirt-junior #31 Stanley Havili

Half Back – Junior #4 Joe McKnight

Quarterback – Freshman #7 Matt Barkley

Key Offensive Reserves

Wide Receiver – Junior #8 Ronald Johnson

Wide Receiver – Redshirt-freshman #19 Brice Butler

Running Back – Redshirt-junior #21 Allen Bradford

Tight End – Redshirt-junior #40 Rhett Ellison

Tight End – Sophomore #88 Blake Ayles

Right Guard – 5th-Year senior #76 Nick Howell

Right Tackle – Junior #68 Butch Lewis

Running Back – Redshirt-junior #2 C.J. Gable

Quarterback – Redshirt-sophomore #15 Aaron Corp

USC Defensive Depth Chart

Defensive End – Redshirt-freshman #96 Wes Horton

Defensive End – Junior #93 Everson Griffen

Defensive Tackle – Sophomore #91 Jurrell Casey

Nose Tackle – Junior #42 Christian Tupou

WILL Linebacker – Junior #6 Malcolm Smith

MIKE Linebacker – Redshirt-sophomore #54 Chris Gallippo

SAM Linebacker – Redshirt-junior #17 Michael Morgan

Cornerback – 5th-year senior #15 Kevin Thomas

Cornerback – 5th-year senior #36 Josh Pinkard

Free Safety – Senior #2 Taylor Mays

Strong Safety – 5th-year senior #26 Will Harris

Key Defensive Contributors

Defensive Lineman – Sophomore #94 Armond Armstead

Defensive End – Redshirt-freshman #8 Nick Perry

Defensive End – Sophomore #97 Malik Jackson

WILL Linebacker – Redshirt-sophomore #23 Shane Horton

SAM Linebacker – Freshman #51 Jarvis Jones

Linebacker – 5th-Year senior Luther Brown

Cornerback – Sophomore #1 T.J. Bryant

USC Special Teams

Kicker – 5th-year senior #38 Jordan Congdon

Punter – Junior #48 Jacob Harfman

Kick Returner – Junior #4 Joe McKnight and Redshirt-junior #2 C.J. Gable. Also Redshirt-freshman #6 Curtis McNeal

Punt Returner – Junior #18 Damian Williams or Junior #4 Joe McKnight

Long-Snapper – Redshirt-junior #85 Cooper Stephenson

Short-Snapper – Sophomore #62 Chris Pousson

Holder – Senior #14 Garrett Green


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