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Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:45:00 EDTThe USC men’s basketball program has added Charles (Chuck) O’Bannon Jr. to its 2017 recruiting class, it was announced by head coach Andy Enfield today (April 20). The Trojans announced the signing of Jordan Usher and Victor Uyaelunmo to National Letters of Intent (NLIs) in November.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:05:00 EDTThe 2017 Trojan Huddle Tour, featuring head football coach Clay Helton and men's basketball coach Andy Enfield along with several student-athletes, former head football coach John Robinson and the Trojan Marching Band, will be held in four California cities in May and June.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 21:23:00 EDTLOS ANGELES -- Chimezie Metu won three awards and Bennie Boatwright, Sam Dhillon, Jonah Mathews, De'Anthony Melton and Jordan McLaughlin also were honored with an award at the 2016-17 USC Men's Basketball Awards Banquet held in the Founders Room at Galen Center on campus tonight (April 12).
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 10:44:00 EDTFourth-year USC men’s basketball head coach Andy Enfield, who has guided the Trojans to back-to-back NCAA Tournament berths and the most victories in a season in program history, has had his contract extended through the 2023 season, USC athletic director Lynn Swann announced today.
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 19:44:00 EDTJohnathan Motley had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 3 seed Baylor defeated No. 11 seed Southern California 82-78 on Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:45:00 EDTElijah Stewart hit a late 3-pointer for No. 11 seed Southern California as the Trojans upset sixth seeded SMU 66-65 Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. SMU's Shake Milton missed a floater at the buzzer. Stewart had 22 points for the Trojans (26-9). Bennie Boatright and Chimezie Metu each added 14 for USC, which advances to play Baylor in the second round of the East region on Sunday. USC also rallied from a big deficit in the second half in its First Four win over Providence.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 19:34:00 EDTThe No. 11 seed in the East Region USC Trojans (25-9, 10-8) will face the No. 6 seed SMU Mustangs (30-4, 17-1) in an NCAA First Round game at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. on March 17 at 2:10 p.m. (CT). Tonight’s game will air on truTV with Kevin Harlan, Dan Bonner and Reggie Miller calling the action and Dana Jacobson providing sideline commentary. USC has matched the school record of 25 wins in a season, done by the 2007 Trojans (25-12). The 46 wins during the last two seasons by USC are tied for the most in a two-season stretch in school history (46 combined wins in 2001-02 and 2007-08). The 23 regular season wins were USC’s most since the 1992 team also won 23.
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 21:03:00 EDTBennie Boatwright scored a career-high 24 points as USC rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second half to beat Providence 75-71 in a First Four game Wednesday night.
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 21:19:00 EDTThe No. 11 seeds in the East Region USC Trojans (24-9, 10-8) and Providence Friars (20-12, 10-8) will meet in an NCAA First Four Game at UD Arena in Dayton, Ohio on March 15 at 9:10 p.m. (ET). The winner of the USC-Providence game will face the No. 6 seed SMU Mustangs in Tulsa, Okla. on March 17. Tonight's game will air on truTV with Spero Dedes and Steve Smith calling the action and Ros Gold-Onwude providing sideline commentary. USC has won 24 games for the first time since the 2007 team won a school-record 25 games (25-12) and the sixth time in school history. The 23 regular season wins were USC's most since the 1992 team also won 23. USC's 45 wins the last two seasons are the second-most in a two-season stretch in school history behind the 46 combined wins in during the 2001 and 2002 and 2007 and 2008 seasons.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 23:10:00 EDTJordan McLaughlin finished with 18 points. Chimezie Metu had eight points and 15 rebounds.
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:46:00 EDTThe No. 6 seed USC Trojans (24-8, 10-8) will face the No. 3 seed UCLA Bruins (28-3, 15-3) in the the Pac-12 Tournament quarterfinals at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. on March 9 at 8:30 p.m. USC has won 24 games for the first time since the 2007 team won a school-record 25 games (25-12) and the sixth time in school history. The 23 regular season wins were USC's most since the 1992 team also won 23. USC's 45 wins the last two seasons are the second-most in a two-season stretch in school history behind the 46 combined wins in during the 2001 and 2002 and 2007 and 2008 seasons. Tonight is USC's eighth game against a team with 27 or more wins this season.
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 23:09:00 EDTChimezie Metu had 24 points and nine rebounds, and Southern California boosted its postseason hopes by holding off Washington 78-73 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:11:00 EDTUSC forward Chimezie Metu was named the Pac-12’s Most Improved Player, All-Pac-12 Second Team and All-Academic honorable mention, guard Jordan McLaughlin was named All-Pac-12 honorable mention and guard De’Anthony Melton was named All-Defensive Team honorable mention, announced conference commissioner Larry Scott today (March 6).
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:58:00 EDTUSC junior point guard Jordan McLaughlin was named the Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 27-March 5, it was announced today (March 6) after a vote by league media. It was the second conference weekly honor for McLaughlin this season and in his career. McLaughlin was also named Pac-12 Player of the Week for Dec. 19-25. He becomes the first Trojan to earn multiple Pac-12 Player of the Week honors in the same season since Harold Miner won three as a junior during the 1991-92 campaign.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 14:51:00 EDTThe No. 6 seed USC Trojans (23-8, 10-8) will face the No. 11 seed Washington Huskies (9-21, 2-16) in the first round of the Pac-12 Tournament at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. on March 8 at 8:30 p.m. USC has won 23 games for the first time since the 2007 team won a school record 25 games (25-12). It is the seventh time in USC history that a team has won 23 or more games and the first time in the regular season since the 1992 team was 23-5 (and finished 24-6).