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Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:28:00 ESTJordan McLaughlin scored 24 points and Southern California defeated BYU 91-84 on Saturday night in the second game of the inaugural Hoophall LA doubleheader at Staples Center. No. 8 Gonzaga beat 16th-ranked Arizona 69-62 in the first game. Shaqquan Aaron added a season-high 19 points and Elijah Stewart had 16 points for the Trojans (8-0), who equaled their best start since 2000-01. They joined Gonzaga, Saint Mary's and UCLA as the only West Coast teams that are still undefeated.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:16:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (7-0) will face the BYU Cougars (5-2) at Staples Center in the inaugural Hoophall L.A. on Dec. 3 at 5 p.m. The game is part of a doubleheader as Gonzaga and Arizona will meet in a 2:30 p.m. contest. USC's 7-0 start is its best since the 2000-01 Trojans began the season 8-0 en route to a 24-10 record and an NCAA Elite Eight appearance. Those are the two best starts to a season by a Trojan team since the 1971 team began 16-0 on its way to a 24-2 record.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:38:00 ESTAn MRI on the left knee of USC sophomore forward Bennie Boatwright revealed a Grade 2 sprain of his medial collateral ligament and he is expected to miss six weeks, it was announced by USC head coach Andy Enfield today (Dec. 1).
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 21:12:00 ESTChimezie Metu had 19 points and 13 rebounds, and Elijah Stewart had 15 points to lead undefeated Southern California to a 76-55 victory against San Diego on Wednesday night. De'Anthony Melton added 14 points for the Trojans (7-0), who led the whole way in beating the Toreros (2-5) for the second straight season.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 19:37:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (6-0) will take on the San Diego Toreros (2-4) at the Jenny Craig Pavilion in San Diego, Calif. on Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. USC’s 6-0 start is its best since the 2000-01 Trojans began the season 8-0 en route to a 24-10 record and an NCAA Elite Eight appearance.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 21:23:00 ESTBennie Boatwright scored 21 points and Southern California led almost the entire way and beat UC Santa Barbara 96-72 on Sunday night.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 18:52:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (5-0) will host the UCSB Gauchos (0-4) at the Galen Center on Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. USC has started 5-0 for the second consecutive season. The 2015-16 Trojans also won their first five games which was the most consecutive wins to start a season since the 2000-01 team began 8-0. The USC-UCSB game will be part of a doubleheader as the USC women’s team will host Long Beach State at 4 p.m.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 18:56:00 ESTBennie Boatwright scored a season-high 17 points and De'Anthony Melton added 15 to lead Southern California to a 78-73 victory over SMU on Friday night.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 15:45:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (4-0) will host the SMU Mustangs (4-1) at the Galen Center on Nov. 25 at 4 p.m. USC has started 4-0 for the second consecutive season. The 2015-16 Trojans won their first five games which was the most consecutive wins to start a season since the 2000-01 team began 8-0.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 20:15:00 ESTElijah Stewart scored 21 points and Jonah Matthews added 13 as Southern California cruised to an 88-54 victory over New Orleans on Tuesday night.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 20:26:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (3-0) will host the New Orleans Privateers (1-2) at the Galen Center on Nov. 22 at 6 p.m. USC has started 3-0 for the second consecutive season (5-0 in 2015-16) and for only the second time in the last 16 seasons.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 18:53:00 ESTChimezie Metu scored 14 points and Jordan McLaughlin added 13 as Southern California wiped out a late deficit to defeat Texas A&M 65-63 on Friday night.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:12:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (2-0) will face the Texas A&M Aggies (2-0) in College Station, Texas on Nov. 18 at 4 p.m. (PT). The game will be televised on the SEC Network.
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 18:51:00 ESTShaqquan Aaron scored 15 points and USC rallied over the final 8:49 to beat Omaha 82-72 Sunday after trailing most of the game. Chimezie Metu had 15 points and 11 rebounds, and Jordan McLaughlin added 12 points for the Trojans (2-0). Marcus Tyus scored a career-high 33 points and Tre'Shawn Thurman had 20 points and 14 rebounds for the Mavericks (1-1), who were trying to beat a Pac-12 team for the first time. They hit eight 3-pointers, one less than they had in a season-opening win at UC Santa Barbara.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 17:42:00 ESTThe USC Trojans (1-0) will host the Omaha Mavericks (1-0) at the Galen Center on Nov. 13 at 4 p.m. The game will be televised on Pac-12 Los Angeles with Jim Watson and Steve Lavin calling the action.