USC head coach Lane Kiffin announced the starting QB battle is between sophomore Max Wittek and redshirt sophomore Cody Kessler.
The injury that forced USC freshman QB Max Wittek out of the team's scrimmage was diagnosed as a sprained MCL in his right knee.
USC freshman QB Max Wittek injured his knee during spring practice and sat out the school's scrimmage.
USC freshman Max Wittek continues to see the majority of first-team QB reps in practice as senior Matt Barkley heals from a strained right shoulder.
USC redshirt freshman QB Max Wittek will draw the first start of his career against Notre Dame on Saturday.
USC redshirt freshman Max Wittek was named the Trojans backup QB by head coach Lane Kiffin.
Max Wittek showed marked improvement while competing to be Matt Barkley’s primary backup.