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Video: Notre Dame, USC Involved in Scuffle Entering Halftime of Rivalry Game

Notre Dame and USC engaged in a halftime conflict soon after the second quarter ended with the No. 9 Fighting Irish holding a 17-3 lead at home.

Keely Eure of shot footage of the encounter's tail end:

Keely Eure

Madness ensued at the end of the half. Most of #USC’s players were halfway to the locker room when they noticed a small skirmish and then turned back to join their teammates:

Antonio Morales of The Athletic provided more context:

Antonio Morales

#USC and Notre Dame had a sizeable meeting at midfield after the half ended.