USC started its 2013 season with an auspicious win at Hawaii, 30-13.
In this case, "auspicious" carried both positive and negative connotations as the Trojans found both good and bad to take away from this game.
And that applied to both the returning starters as well as the fresh, new faces starting for the men of Troy.
In fact, this slideshow will look at the contributions of these first time starters and grade their performance against the Rainbow Warriors.
But while these assessments are being offered, one should not forget that all of these players efforts—both good and bad—are just jumping off points for the 2013 season and should improve as time goes on.
So let's get started on this report card for the new guys on the block...
Note: Grades based on both individual and unit performances for this game.