| Nov 15, 2014
| 10:32 PM
Slightly more than a year ago, when Jordan McLaughlin visited USC, Trojans Coach Andy Enfield put on a video. Imagine yourself, he told McLaughlin, running this offense.
McLaughlin, then a prized recruit from Etiwanda High, did, and he liked what he...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 11:00 PM
The USC men's basketball team had lost only once, but given that it was the season opener, and that it came against Portland State, Trojans players said they were anxious before Monday's game against Tennessee Tech.
"I'm glad we only had one day off,"...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:16 PM
There hasn't been much excitement around the Galen Center in the past few years, at least not from the USC men's basketball team. There have been NCAA sanctions, plenty of losses and some coaching changes.
Last season, the first under Coach Andy...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:04 PM
USC nearly blew a 14-point second-half lead but held on to defeat Cal State Fullerton, 53-49, on Tuesday night at the Galen Center.
With less than two minutes to play, the Titans had slashed USC's once-comfortable lead to only two points.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:35 AM
The USC men’s basketball team will look a lot different this season. They’ll have four incoming freshmen, two eligible transfers and a talented young point guard.
But will that be enough to compete in the Pac-12?
The Trojans won two...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:45 PM
The last question during the Pac-12 Conference's men's basketball media day came from a woman sitting at the back of the room.
"I'm Brandon Ashley's mom," the woman said. Ashley, the Arizona forward whose foot injury knocked him out near the end of last...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
At the beginning of USC basketball practice Monday, the players ran through a drill that has become familiar. They had to score in eight seconds or less. Players rebounded, found the outlet, dished and shot. They ran up and back down the court, and then...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:09 AM
USC’s basketball team will play nonconference home games against Portland State, Tennessee Tech, Cal State Fullerton, Loyola Marymount, Utah State, Army and Vermont, and nonconference road games at New Mexico and Boston College as well as in the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Jabari Craig, a 6-foot-10 center who signed a letter of intent to play basketball at USC this season, did not qualify for admission, a school spokesman confirmed.
Craig played last season at Fishburne Military Academy in Waynesboro, Va.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:47 PM
USC guard Byron Wesley, the Trojans' leading scorer last season, announced Wednesday that he would transfer and play his final season at another school.
Wesley said on his Twitter feed that he would graduate this summer and transfer.
"We wish Byron...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Myths die hard in the media, especially if there's a good, familiar story undergirding them. So it is with the NCAA basketball tournament, and the notion of a "Cinderella team" emerging - some program without a storied, big-conference pedigree that...