USC trounces Oregon to advance to Elite Eight

Freshman forward Evan Mobley scored a below average 10 points, but logged six assists and eight rebounds to aid other double-digit scorers such as redshirt senior guards Tahj Eaddy and Isaiah White. (Photo courtesy of Jack Dempsey via Getty Images) March Madness puts the college basketball stars under the brightest lights, but, oftentimes, role players […]

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Trojans set to face off against Ducks, spot in the Elite Eight on the line

Redshirt senior guard Tahj Eaddy dropped 24 points against Oregon in the 72-58 win last month. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) As another week of March comes to a close, men’s basketball is on the brink of something truly special at the NCAA Tournament.  Sixth-seeded USC will face familiar Pac-12 foe seventh-seeded Oregon Sunday in […]

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USC dominates Kansas to advance to its first Sweet 16 since 2007

Sophomore forward Isaiah Mobley attempting a shot in USC’s 85-51 win over Kansas. Mobley’s four 3-pointers were a career high. (Photo by Brett Wilhelm | NCAA Photos via Getty Images) When sophomore forward Isaiah Mobley hit the first basket of the game, a 3-pointer to open his scoring, his shooting stroke was smooth and confident. […]

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USC set to face Kansas in the second round of the NCAA Tournament

Junior guard Drew Peterson put up 14 points against Drake in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. (Photo by Jack Dempsey/NCAA Photos via Getty Images) The last time that USC defeated Kansas, McDonald’s had just introduced the “Happy Meal” to the public in 1979. Now, head coach Andy Enfield and his squad have a […]

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USC overwhelms Drake in the first-round of NCAA Tournament

Freshman forward Evan Mobley dominated on both sides of the ball with 17 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks in his March Madness debut. (Photo by Joe Robbins | NCAA Photos via Getty Images) Playing in an NBA arena during March Madness can make any college basketball player nervous. The lights are brighter; the stakes […]

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It’s set: The No. 6 Trojans play No. 11 Drake Saturday

Freshman forward Evan Mobley was named second-team All American prior to the NCAA Tournament. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) Just two days before tip-off, the No. 6 seeded Trojans now know who they will face in the first round of the NCAA tournament: the Drake Bulldogs.  For the first time in four years head coach […]

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