Bennie Boatwright led the team with 24 points
The Trojans win was fueled by 14 3-pointers.
NCAA Tournament First Round - March 17, 2017
Check out out the USATSI photo gallery from the NCAA First Four game against Providence.
USATSI Gallery - PAC 12 Conference Tournament - Washington vs. USC
The Trojans defeat rival UCLA, on January 25, 2017.
Jan. 22, 2017
Chimezie Metu - In The News
2015-16: Metu played in all 34 games and made two starts, averaging 6.4 points and 3.6 rebounds per game, while leading the team with 50 dunks. His 54 blocks also led the Trojans and were second all-time by a USC freshman to Taj Gibson's 69 in 2007. He served notice in his first collegiate game vs. San Diego on Nov. 13, scoring five points, grabbing five rebounds and blocking five shots in 19 minutes of action off the bench. He again had five blocks, five rebounds and eight points vs. New Mexico on Nov. 21. He scored 16 points and have five rebounds on Dec. 17 vs. Cal Poly. Made his first start on Dec. 23 vs. Lafayette and scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Scored a career-best 21 points and had eight rebounds at UCLA on Jan. 13. He started again at California on Feb. 28, but went 0-for-7 from the floor. Registered his first career double-double with 10 points and a career-best 11 rebounds vs. UCLA on March 9 in the Pac-12 Tournament first-round game. Played 10 minutes in USC's NCAA Tournament first-round game vs. Providence and had two rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal.