THIS SEASON: Greg Gaudino, a 6-foot-6, 195-pound senior in 2006, earned a scholarship for the 2005-06 season after being a walk-on player last season.
2004-05: Appeared in 10 games for the Trojans and scored five points in 20 minutes played. Made two of five shots from the field and hit on one of four free throws. Grabbed five rebounds, including four offensive boards. Scored his first career points on Dec. 28 vs. Southern, making the only shot he took in the Trojans' 91-58 victory.
2003-04: Walked on as a sophomore and appeared in one game, playing one minute.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at La Canada (Calif.) High, where he played varsity basketball and volleyball for three years.
PERSONAL: Gaudino was born on July 5, 1984. He is majoring in economics at USC and would like to pursue a master's degree after graduation. He did an internship at a television station this past summer. Played briefly on the USC men's volleyball team as a freshman, but left the team before the regular season started. His favorite television show is "The Ultimate Fighter," his favorite movie is "Revenge of the Nerds" and his favorite recording artist is Motley Crue. Says the best part of being at USC is the alumni support.