Chasson Randle scored seven of his 17 points in overtime, and Stanford beat Southern California 79-71 Sunday to avenge two close losses to the Trojans last season.
Southern California got big games from two freshmen and a couple of veterans, leading to the kind of collective offense the Trojans had been missing for more than a month.
Southern Cal missed a slew of shots in the early going and No. 21 Colorado never gave the Trojans a chance to recover.
Delon Wright scored 22 points, collected six rebounds, six steals and five assists to lift Utah to an 84-66 victory over USC on Thursday night.
Brandon Ashley and T.J. McConnell each scored a season-high 19 points and No. 1 Arizona beat USC 73-53 Sunday night to improve to 17-0 for the best start in school history.
Alabama hired former Southern California coach Lane Kiffin on Friday as its offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
For Southern California, it was a second straight one-sided loss to begin Pacific-12 Conference action. And considering the Trojans’ upcoming schedule, there could be several more if the Trojans don’t show significant improvement.
Former Southern California coach Lane Kiffin is being considered by Alabama to replace offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.
The University of Southern California Thursday was mourning the death of a freshman water polo player who died from a heart attack earlier this week.
Flooding caused by a rising sea level would affect residents in Los Angeles’ low-lying communities, such as San Pedro and Wilmington, particularly those in older buildings and in rental communities like Venice.
Kyle Anderson scored 23 points, leading four UCLA players who scored in double figures, as the Bruins handily beat USC in a Pac-12 Conference opener, 107-73, Sunday afternoon at Pauley Pavilion.
As expected, Marqise Lee will forgo his final year of eligibility at USC to enter the upcoming NFL draft.
Southern California has added defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox, tight ends coach Marques Tuiasosopo and offensive line coach Tim Drevno to new coach Steve Sarkisian’s staff.
Classes at USC concluded a couple of weeks ago but it’s evident the Trojan men’s basketball team has a few things to learn before beginning Pac-12 play on Jan. 5 at UCLA.
Pe’Shon Howard wasn’t supposed to be the one racing up court trying to win the game, but he knew how many dribbles he had before time would expire. And he used them perfectly.