Trojans drop two of their last three games

Senior guard Drew Peterson finished with 10 points and 6 rebounds in the Trojans’ loss to Oregon Jan. 15. (Patrick Hannan | Daily Trojan) No. 16 men’s basketball began the season with 13 consecutive wins — its best start since 2017 — but have struggled as of late, losing two of their last three games. […]

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No. 5 USC no longer undefeated after loss to Stanford

Much like when the Greeks gifted them a horse, the Trojans let their guard down after traveling to Palo Alto.  No. 5 USC traveled to Stanford Jan. 11 looking to remain one of two unbeaten teams in the nation, but instead were upset by the unranked Cardinals 75-69. The game against Stanford was the Trojan’s […]

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USC wins in early tournament

Junior forward Isaiah Mobley posted a season-high 18 points against San Diego State in the Paycom Wooden Legacy tournament final Friday. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) Before the Paycom Wooden Legacy tournament’s championship game tip off, chants for San Diego State blared throughout the Anaheim Convention Center.  Although USC handled its first opponent in the […]

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Lincoln Riley named new head football coach

Lincoln Riley is expected to be USC’s next head football coach, according to ESPN. Riley served as the head coach of Oklahoma from 2017 to 2021 and had a 55-10 record, including three College Football Playoff appearances in five seasons.  USC will buy out the rest of Riley’s $38.9 million contract, an extension he signed […]

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More than ‘The Football Player’

Former Trojan Trevor Trout celebrates after a game his freshman year. He retired from playing football because of injuries and made the transition to becoming part of the sports media world, where he is now an intern at Fox Sports and works for Wave.tv. (Photo courtesy of USC Athletics/John McGillen)  Walking into senior Trevor Trout’s […]

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USC begins season with blowout win over CSUN

Junior forward Isaiah Mobley holds the follow through after attempting a shot during USC’s win against Cal State Northridge Tuesday. Mobley finished with 15 points. (Vincent Leo | Daily Trojan) For the first time since Mar. 7, 2020, men’s basketball played in front of a home crowd Tuesday at Galen Center. USC defeated California State University, […]

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Unranked Trojans ready to begin their season Nov. 9

Junior guard Ethan Anderson is one of USC’s best three-point shooters. He shot 38.6% from beyond the arc last season, playing in 25 games for the Trojans. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) Despite coming off an Elite Eight run, men’s basketball did not crack the top 25 of the preseason Associated Press poll. USC received […]

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USC welcomes new talent and new expectations

Junior guard Ethan Anderson had an injury riddled sophomore season, but had a key role in USC’s 2021 Elite Eight run. Anderson shot 38.6% from three last season, third-best on the team. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan file photo) Men’s basketball team will play its first game of the season Nov. 9 against California State University, […]

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