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Trivia Quiz - USC Trojans Football History & Facts

Test your knowledge of USC Trojans' football history!

Quiz Number: 3629
Date Submitted: December 03, 2010
Quiz Categories: Pac-12 Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: tristan
Average Score: 64.2 percent
Times Taken: 262 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3

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1. What are the official team colors of the USC Trojans?
  A.   cardinal and gold
  B.   green and gold
  C.   magenta and black
  D.   cardinal and cream

2. Hall of Fame Trojan football coach John McKay ('60–'75), coined a phrase for USC in relation to the many top tailbacks that have played there. What was it?
  A.   Full Back U
  B.   Tailback U
  C.   Running Back U
  D.   Halfback U

3. What is the name of the USC Trojan mascot?
  A.   Conquerer
  B.   Leader
  C.   Big Red
  D.   Traveler

4. What is the name of the USC Trojan fight song?
  A.   Get Stiff, Trojans!
  B.   Hail Bears!
  C.   Fight On
  D.   Mighty USC

5. The annual rivalry game between the USA Trojans and the UCLA Bruins is nicknamed the Crosstown Showdown. Th winner captures what trophy?
  A.   Stone Cold Trophy
  B.   Los Angeles Trophy
  C.   Governor's Victory Bell
  D.   Victory Bell

6. One jersey number on the USC defense is so well respected and cherished that it cannot be chosen but has to be assigned by the head coach. The number is reserved for linebackers and is only assigned to the best players. What number is it?
  A.   55
  B.   10
  C.   73
  D.   22

7. Against what rival do the USC Trojans do battle for the rights to the Jeweled Shillelagh?
  A.   Notre Dame Fightin Irish
  B.   UCLA Bruins
  C.   California Golden Bears
  D.   Stanford Cardinal

8. What is the name of the University of Southern California Trojan Marching Band?
  A.   Trojan Marching Troop
  B.   The Spirit of Troy
  C.   Band of Cardinal and Gold
  D.   Band of Triumph

9. Who did the USC Trojans hire as their head football coach in 2014?
  A.   Jeff Fisher
  B.   Pee Wee Herman
  C.   Steve Sarkisian
  D.   John McCay

10. NFL players Matt Cassel, Matt Leinart and Mark Sanchez all played what position for the USC Trojans?
  A.   tight end
  B.   wide receiver
  C.   running back
  D.   quarterback®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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