USC’s top tackler was ejected from the Rose Bowl for targeting Penn State QB Trace McSorley in the third quarter Monday.
Cameron Smith went high as McSorley went to the ground and made contact with his helmet. The call was reviewed and upheld.
Against the rules. pic.twitter.com/uSzwlXl2zt
— Nate Bauer (@NateBauerBWI) January 3, 2017
The sophomore linebacker had 79 tackles, including 7 for loss, entering the Rose Bowl.