Andy Enfield

Elijah Stewart unstoppable in USC victory over Oregon State

Elijah Stewart unstoppable in USC victory over Oregon State

Elijah Stewart couldn’t miss.

The senior guard knocked down five consecutive three-pointers and threw in a couple alley-oops Saturday as USC cruised to a 72-59 victory over Oregon State at the Galen Center.

“You just hit this kind of mood,” Stewart said after the game. “Where everything just feels good.”

The Trojans improved to 19-9 (10-5 in Pac-12 Conference) to maintain a share of second place with UCLA (19-8, 10-5).

USC played without forward Bennie Boatwright, who suffered a knee injury last Thursday and is sidelined for the season.

Stewart said that in Boatwright’s absence, “someone had to pick up the slack.”

Stewart scored a...

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