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No. 11 USC beats No. 14 Stanford 31-28 for Pac-12 title

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Southern California running back Ronald Jones II, top, dives next to Stanford linebacker Bobby Okereke during the first half of the Pac-12 Conference championship NCAA college football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Friday, Dec. 1, 2017. The play was called back on a penalty. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Sam Darnold threw for 325 yards and two touchdowns and engineered a back-breaking 99-yard drive in the fourth quarter to lead No. 11 Southern California to a 31-28 victory over No. 14 Stanford in the Pac-12 championship game on Friday night.