With all of the controversy surrounding USC and its recruiting practices, Lane Kiffin and the Trojans finally got a chance to quiet the critics. A win over Hawaii is a step in the right direction, but did this game give us glimpses into a winning season for USC?
Or did this game show us just how much USC needs to improve to get back to the Trojans of old?
Here, we'll break down the game and evaluate Kiffin's debut.
Will USC be back on top?
Or do the Trojans have their work cut out for them?