Minyon Moore Goes Big For Another Pac-12 Freshman of the Week Award
After leading the Women of Troy in scoring for the past three games, Minyon Moore has grabbed her second selection of the season as Pac-12 Freshman of the Week.
No. 9 Huskies Heat Up For 87-74 Win Over USC Women
The USC women's basketball team made a strong stand against visiting No. 9 Washington today at Galen Center, but the Huskies got hot at all the right moments to forge a path to an 87-74 victory over the Women of Troy. It was Senior Day for the Trojans, who celebrated their senior class of talent -- Jordan Adams, Courtney Jaco, Ivana Jakubcova and Alexis Lloyd. In her final game at a Galen Center, Jaco continued her 3-point streak, as USC"s No. 2 all-time career 3-point shooter nailed three more in today's game. USC goes to 14-13 overall and to 5-11 in Pac-12 play with the loss, while Washington improves to 25-4, 13-3.
USC Women Storm To 80-64 Victory Over Washington State
Amidst a deluge outdoors, USC women's basketball team swamped visiting Washington State 80-64 in an important Pac-12 win at Galen Center tonight. Freshman Minyon Moore emerged with 32 points to lead the Trojans, becoming USC's first 30-point scorer in three years. The victory improves USC's overall record to 14-12 and its Pac-12 mark to 5-10. WSU goes to 10-16, 5-10 with the road loss.
USC Women Fight On 4 Kay On Friday, Celebrate Senior Day On Sunday At Galen
USC's last home stand of the season has the Cougars and the Huskies coming to Galen Center for two key Pac-12 clashes. On Friday (Feb. 17), the Trojans (13-12, 4-10 Pac-12) will look to avenge a road loss taken at Washington State (10-15, 5-9) in a 6 p.m. showdown. At Friday's game, USC will Fight On 4 Kay, raising breast cancer awareness by wearing pink at the game while the first 500 fans receive special Play 4 Kay shirts to help support the cause. On Sunday (Feb. 19), USC will celebrate Senior Day at Galen Center, holding a pregame ceremony to honor its 2017 seniors, Jordan Adams, Courtney Jaco, Ivana Jakubcova and Alexis Lloyd. At 3 p.m., the Trojans will tip off against No. 9 Washington (24-3, 12-2) in a chance to post a second win over a top-10 opponent this season. Both games will be broadcast on Pac-12 Los Angeles and Pac-12 Washington. Sunday's game also will air nationally on Pac-12 Network.
USC Women Wind Up With Road Split After Loss At Oregon
The USC women’s basketball team saw its hopes of a road sweep sputter as the Trojans came up against a hot-shooting Oregon squad today in Eugene. A 73-50 loss to the host Ducks puts USC at 13-12 overall and 4-10 in Pac-12 play while Oregon improves to 17-9, 7-7.