No. 16 USC defeats Colorado

Junior guard Boogie Ellis dribbles the ball during USC’s game against Oregon last week. Ellis added 11 points in the win against Colorado. (Patrick Hannan | Daily Trojan) Senior forward Chevez Goodwin led USC, snatching a career-high 18 rebounds, while adding a team high 14 points.  It was the first time the Trojans shot under […]

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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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Anthony on LA: I was wrong, and I’m here to address it

Junior forward Isaiah Mobley posted 18 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists in USC’s Jan. 15 loss to Oregon. The Trojans currently sit at No. 16 in the AP Poll with a 14-2 overall record. (Patrick Hannan | Daily Trojan) Last week, I wrote the usual installment of my column — “on all things Los Angeles […]

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Trojan spring sports starting up again

Senior guard Drew Peterson is averaging 10.7 points per game on 49.1% shooting this season, starting in all 14 games thus far. (Jessica Wild | Daily Trojan) As students and faculty alike prepare to return for the spring semester, fall sports conclude and spring competitions begin. Increased coronavirus restrictions have postponed certain events, namely men’s […]

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Anthony on LA: This is the year for men’s basketball to win the Pac-12

As the seconds ticked away into the New Year, people hoped 2022 would be different than the last two years.  Six days in and it was just like any other — No. 5 men’s basketball looked like a threat as they beat UC Berkeley on the road in its first game in 19 days due […]

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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’s impact players ready for new season

Senior guard Drew Peterson transferred to USC from Rice in summer 2020, playing in all 33 games last season. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) When the final buzzer rang in Indianapolis last March, it signaled the end of a historic run for the Trojans. They advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since […]

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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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