The Tradition of Troy The 1989-90 University of Southern California Rose Bowl Winning Football Season

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Welcome to the 1989-90 University of Southern California football season. A regular season which saw the Trojans stand tall among their Pac-10 conference rivals registering 9 wins including exciting victories against Washington, Arizona and a dramatic, last-second triumph over Washington State. Led by quarterback Todd Marinovich , Junior Seau, Mark Carrier, and Ricky Ervins, the Trojans concluded this fantastic season with a 17-10 victory over Bo Schembechler’s Michigan Wolverines in the New Year’s Day Rose Bowl classic. So sit back and relive one of the great season from a school rich in college football tradition. Fight on! Thanks to Mike Garrett, USC Athletic Director ; Beth Woodin, USC Athletic Department; Caryn Eaves, Tournament of Roses; Liz Kennedy, USC Licensing; Sharon Adamson, USC Licensing; and George Nicholaw, KNX 1070 AM. Sept. 4 Illinois 13-14; Sept. 16 Utah State 66-10; Sept. 23 Ohio State 42-3; Sept. 30 Washington State 18-17; Oct. 7 Washington 24-16; Oct. 14 California 31-15; Oct. 21 Notre Dame 24-28; Oct. 28 Stanford 19-0; Nov. 4 Oregon State 48-6; Nov. 11 Arizona 24-3; Nov. 18 UCLA 10-10; Jan. 1 Rose Bowl Michigan 17-10