USC vs. UCLA: Recap and Stats

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USC vs. UCLA: Recap and Stats
USC 75
(9-13, 2-7 away)
(16-6, 11-4 home)
Venue: Pauley Pavilion
10:00PM ET / 7:00PM PT, January 30, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
USC 38 27 75
UCLA 30 35 71
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
USC J Fontan 15 E Wise 11 J Fontan 6
UCLA S Muhammad 22 K Anderson 7 L Drew II 8

USC squared off with UCLA on Wednesday, January 30th and got a win on the road against the Bruins 75-71 in overtime. The Trojans got a double-double out of Eric Wise with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Jio Fontan had a team-high 15 points and added six assists. For the Bruins, Shabazz Muhammad finished with a game-high 22 points and six rebounds. Next up for USC (9-13, 4-5 Pac 12) is Washington State (11-8, 2-5 Pac 12) on Thursday, February 7th on their home court.

USC Game Notes

  • The last time USC started the season 9-13 was 2004.
  • USC beat the spread by 11.5 points. That makes the 9th time this season the Trojans have beaten the spread.
  • USC has played in 4 overtime games this season. Over the last 5 seasons, the Trojans have played in 12 overtime games with a record of 5-7.
  • The Trojans have won 5 close games this season (a win by 5 or fewer points). Since 2007, USC has won 28 close games.
  • USC has won 100% of the time this season (7-0) after holding an opponent to under 38.2% field goal percentage.
  • USC has won 80% of the time this season (4-1) when opponents record 2 or fewer three-pointers.
  • The Trojans have recorded more blocks than their opponents for the past 7 games.
  • USC has recorded fewer assists than their opponents for the past 5 games.
  • Eric Wise has led the team in rebounding in 8 out of 22 games this season.
  • Eric Wise recorded the 18th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Eric Wise recorded a double-double. It was his 3rd this season and 18th of his career.

UCLA Game Notes

  • UCLA lost and did not cover the spread.
  • The Bruins have lost 2 times this season in games decided by 5 or fewer points. Since 2007, UCLA has lost 21 close games.
  • Shabazz Muhammad accounted for 30.9% of the team's points.
  • Shabazz Muhammad has led the team in scoring 9 times in 22 games this season.
  • Kyle Anderson has led the team in rebounding 15 times in 22 games this season.
  • Jordan Adams has 3 straight double-digit point games.
  • This marks the 9th 20-point game of Shabazz Muhammad's career.
  • Shabazz Muhammad has 6 straight double-digit point games.
USC PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AEric Wise4112115005
AJio Fontan331546101
AAaron Fuller231560001
B+Ari Stewart16550020
BByron Wesley421060013
C+JT Terrell301041001
CJames Blasczyk7230001
COmar Oraby6210100
D+Dewayne Dedmon16410024
D+Chass Bryan11011101
UCLA PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AS. Muhammad372261201
ADavid Wear19663100
B+Larry Drew II39838100
B+Travis Wear381651112
BJordan Adams381332301
BKyle Anderson36571310
D+Norman Powell14031013
-Tony Parker4110000

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