Alabama is set to open its season Sept. 3 vs. Southern Cal, but the Crimson Tide have not yet determined who their starting quarterback will be.
Turns out that the Trojans named their starter on Saturday.
#USC announces that Max Browne will be the starting quarterback.
— Gary Klein (@LATimesklein) August 20, 2016
Browne, a junior, spent the the first two seasons of his career as the backup to Cody Kessler, but came to Los Angeles as the nation’s No. 1 pro-style quarterback in the nation, according to 247Sports’ composite rankings.
The Tide and Trojans will face off in two weeks at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, in a game to be televised by ABC.