During the offseason, the USA Trojans appeared to put themselves back into the National Title scene when they got head coach Lincoln Riley and QB Caleb Williams from the Oklahoma Sooners.
It appears the fan base is not yet sold, despite the team being ranked 14th in the country.
During Saturday’s game against the Rice Owls at LA Memorial Coliseum, the camera shots showed that the stadium wasn’t even close to being filled.
It should be noted that the area is dealing with a crazy heat wave where temps are breaking records in southern California with advocates concerned for the unhoused and outdoor workers.
You can only imagine that many did not feel like being baked for 3+ hours to watch the team destroy an inferior opponent.