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Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:08:00 ESTThe U.S. Basketball Writers Association has selected guard Minyon Moore of USC as its Women's National Freshman of the Week for games ending the week of Sunday, Feb. 19. This is the USBWA's final selection of the season, which has been handed out each Tuesday this year.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:35:00 ESTUSC’s last regular-season road trip takes the Women of Troy to the desert in a final push to upgrade seedings for the coming Pac-12 Tournament. USC (14-13, 5-11 Pac-12) will look to top off a season sweep of Arizona State when the Trojans pay a visit to the No. 23 Sun Devils (17-10, 8-8) for an 8 p.m. MT matchup on Friday (Feb. 24) in Tempe. Then, USC caps off the regular season looking to grab a repeat win over Arizona (13-14, 4-12), taking on the Wildcats at 2 p.m. MT on Sunday (Feb. 26) in Tucson.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:11:00 ESTAfter leading the Women of Troy in scoring for the past three games, Minyon Moore has grabbed her second selection of the season as Pac-12 Freshman of the Week.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:06:00 ESTThe USC women's basketball team made a strong stand against visiting No. 9 Washington today at Galen Center, but the Huskies got hot at all the right moments to forge a path to an 87-74 victory over the Women of Troy. It was Senior Day for the Trojans, who celebrated their senior class of talent -- Jordan Adams, Courtney Jaco, Ivana Jakubcova and Alexis Lloyd. In her final game at a Galen Center, Jaco continued her 3-point streak, as USC"s No. 2 all-time career 3-point shooter nailed three more in today's game. USC goes to 14-13 overall and to 5-11 in Pac-12 play with the loss, while Washington improves to 25-4, 13-3.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:17:00 ESTAmidst a deluge outdoors, USC women's basketball team swamped visiting Washington State 80-64 in an important Pac-12 win at Galen Center tonight. Freshman Minyon Moore emerged with 32 points to lead the Trojans, becoming USC's first 30-point scorer in three years. The victory improves USC's overall record to 14-12 and its Pac-12 mark to 5-10. WSU goes to 10-16, 5-10 with the road loss.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 13:03:00 ESTUSC's last home stand of the season has the Cougars and the Huskies coming to Galen Center for two key Pac-12 clashes. On Friday (Feb. 17), the Trojans (13-12, 4-10 Pac-12) will look to avenge a road loss taken at Washington State (10-15, 5-9) in a 6 p.m. showdown. At Friday's game, USC will Fight On 4 Kay, raising breast cancer awareness by wearing pink at the game while the first 500 fans receive special Play 4 Kay shirts to help support the cause. On Sunday (Feb. 19), USC will celebrate Senior Day at Galen Center, holding a pregame ceremony to honor its 2017 seniors, Jordan Adams, Courtney Jaco, Ivana Jakubcova and Alexis Lloyd. At 3 p.m., the Trojans will tip off against No. 9 Washington (24-3, 12-2) in a chance to post a second win over a top-10 opponent this season. Both games will be broadcast on Pac-12 Los Angeles and Pac-12 Washington. Sunday's game also will air nationally on Pac-12 Network.
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 13:23:00 ESTThe USC women’s basketball team saw its hopes of a road sweep sputter as the Trojans came up against a hot-shooting Oregon squad today in Eugene. A 73-50 loss to the host Ducks puts USC at 13-12 overall and 4-10 in Pac-12 play while Oregon improves to 17-9, 7-7.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:09:00 ESTThe USC women's basketball team sent a shockwave through Corvallis with a resounding 70-50 upset win of No. 9 Oregon State tonight. USC shrugged off a second-half tie and hit the gas to maneuver out ahead of the Beavers on a total team effort by the Trojans. Three Women of Troy hit double figures in the win, which improves USC to 13-11 overall and to 4-9 in Pac-12 play. No. 9 OSU goes to 22-3, 11-1 with tonight's losing result.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 22:23:00 ESTSadie Edwards scored 17 points, Courtney Jaco had 15 and Southern California upset No. 9 Oregon State 70-50 on Friday night, snapping the Beavers' seven-game winning streak.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 12:31:00 ESTUSC continues a road-heavy February with a journey out of state for more Pac-12 action. The Trojans (12-11, 3-9 Pac-12) have another top-10 tilt on tap this week with a clash at No. 9 Oregon State (22-2, 11-2) at 8 p.m. on Friday (Feb. 10) in Corvallis. Then, USC heads over to Eugene to look for vengeance over Oregon (15-9, 5-7) in an 11 a.m. contest on Sunday (Feb. 12). Both games will be televised on Pac-12 Los Angeles and Pac-12 Oregon. Friday’s game also will air nationally on Pac-12 Network.
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 13:55:00 ESTrnia that made the final rally when it counted. The Bears turned the game’s 13th tie into an 8-0 run and held on in the final stretch to post a 63-56 win over the Trojans today in Berkeley. USC goes to 12-11, 3-9 with the road loss, while Cal improves to 17-7, 5-7.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 20:57:00 ESTThe USC women's basketball team was in stride with No. 8 Stanford early on, but fell out of step with the Cardinal after a buzzer-beating 3-pointer fell at the close of the first half. Stanford would get hot in the third quarter, firing out ahead of the visiting Trojans as the Cardinal proved bound-and-determined to collect a 1,000th career with for Stanford head coach Tara VanDerveer at Maples Pavilion. A 58-42 Stanford win on the Cardinal's home court secured that historic victory for VanDerveer. USC goes to 12-10 overall and 3-8 in Pac-12 play with the road loss, while Stanford improves to 20-3, 10-1.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 12:11:00 ESTUSC got some winning momentum on its side with a sweep last week as the Trojans now turn to a road-heavy February ahead. USC (12-9, 3-7 Pac-12) will look to notch a fourth win over a ranked team when the Trojans pay a visit to No. 8/9 Stanford (19-3, 9-1) for a 6 p.m. clash on Friday (Feb. 3) at Maples Pavilion in Palo Alto. That game will be televised live on Pac-12 Los Angeles and Pac-12 Bay Area. Then, USC heads up to Berkeley to take on California (15-7, 3-7) at 10:30 a.m. on Super Bowl Sunday (Feb. 5) at Haas Pavilion.
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 17:57:00 ESTSadie Edwards scored 17 points, Kristen Simon added 16 plus 11 rebounds and USC surged in the second half to overtake No. 16 Arizona State for a 65-50 win Sunday.
Sun, 29 Jan 2017 17:51:00 ESTThe USC women's basketball team logged its third win over a ranked team this season and pocketed a key Pac-12 upset with a decisive 65-50 win over No. 16 Arizona State today at Galen Center. The Trojans' winning weekend has USC now at 12-9 overall and 3-7 in Pac-12 play. ASU goes to 14-7, 5-5.