Men's Basketball
    USC Begins Championship Round Of EA SPORTS Maui Invitational Tonight

    Tyler Sugiyama, with help from Renaldo Woolridge, competed in the video game challenge at the Players Dinner on Saturday.

    Nov. 19, 2012

    The USC men's basketball team (2-0) will begin play tonight at 9 p.m. (PT) in the championship round of the EA SPORTS Maui Invitational. The Trojans will take on Illinois (3-0) in tonight's game, with the winners and losers of USC-Illinois and Texas-Chaminade games squaring off tomorrow. The final games of the Maui Invitational will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 21.

    The Trojans have been enjoying the beautiful setting and sunshine of Maui, but have also had two practices, a Player's Dinner, an EA SPORTS players video game challenge, a Tip-Off Dinner, an introductory press conference and several sitdown interviews with ESPN.

    The USC-Illinois game will be televised on ESPN2 and can be heard on USC flagship station ESPN Radio 710.