USC Tops Fullerton, 81-54
Nov. 25, 2010
LOS ANGELES (AP) -Maurice Jones scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half to lead Southern Cal to an 81-54 victory over Cal State Fullerton on Wednesday night.
The teams were evenly matched for most of the first half, but the Trojans (4-2) pulled away early in the final half for their second straight win.
After Orlando Brown's 3-pointer trimmed USC's lead to 36-35, the Trojans went on a 14-4 run.
Devon Peltier led the Titans with 15 points, and Sedric Martin added 13.
USC held a 41-28 rebounding edge over undersized Fullerton (1-4), which didn't have a starter over 6-feet-7.
USC made 17 of 28 shots in the second half en route to its most lopsided victory of the season.