Washington vs. USC: Full Game Preview

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Washington vs. USC: Full Game Preview
Washington
(13-10, 4-5 away)
USC
(10-13, 8-6 home)
Venue: Galen Center
10:00PM ET / 7:00PM PT, February 10, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Washington C Wilcox 18.1 A N`Diaye 9.7 A Gaddy 4.0
USC E Wise 12.3 D Dedmon 6.8 J Fontan 5.0

Washington visits Galen Center on Sunday to take on USC. It starts at 10 p.m. EST and you can catch it on FSN. The Huskies are 5-3 against the Trojans over the last four years. The last time they met (Mar. 1, 2012) they won 80-58.

This game will undo the logjam of these two teams at sixth place in the Pac 12.

In their last outing, despite 15 points and 7 rebounds from C.J Wilcox, the Huskies fell to UCLA 59-57 on Feb. 7. At 18.1, he paces the team in points per game. In a 72-68 victory over Washington State on Feb. 7, Byron Wesley put up 20 points and 8 rebounds for the Trojans. He contributes 4.6 rebounds per game in addition to his 10.4 points per game.

USC StatSmack

  • You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? Washington currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (979 to 960) than USC, per the NCAA.
  • It's only wins and losses, but Washington has a better overall record than USC this season (13-10 vs. 10-13).
  • Washington has a much better NCSA Power Ranking than USC (No. 48 vs. No. 59).
  • The Washington rebounding leader (Aziz N`Diaye, 222 rebounds) has more rebounds than the USC rebounding leader (Dewayne Dedmon, 157 rebounds).
  • Washington is taller. The average height of the top 8 players on Washington is 78.8 inches compared to 77.4 inches for USC.
  • Washington has a much lower in-state cost per year according to Kiplinger than USC ($19,135 vs. $53,956).
  • Washington embarrassed USC by 22 points the last time they played (Mar 01, 2012).
  • The Washington three-point leader (C.J Wilcox, 55 three-pointers) has more three-pointers than the USC three-point leader (JT Terrell, 42 three-pointers).
  • Desmond Simmons is ranked 9th in the Pac 12 in rebounds.
  • Washington has a much better overall winning percentage over the last five years (68.9 percent to 47.4 percent).
  • That must sting. Washington has blown out USC by 20 points or more on seven occasions since 1997.
UW Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
A- C.J Wilcox 35 18 5 2 1 1 2
B Aziz N`Diaye 30 11 10 0 0 1 2
B Abdul Gaddy 32 11 3 4 1 0 3
C+ Scott Suggs 30 12 2 2 1 0 2
C+ Andrew Andrews 25 8 2 3 1 0 2
C+ Desmond Simmons 26 5 7 1 1 0 1
C Shawn Kemp Jr 15 6 2 0 0 1 1
C- Jernard Jarreau 13 3 3 0 0 0 1
D Hikeem Stewart 9 1 0 1 0 0 1
D Martin Breunig 6 0 1 0 0 0 0
D Dion Overstreet 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
D Quinn Sterling 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
USC Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B Eric Wise 30 12 6 2 1 0 2
C+ Byron Wesley 31 10 5 2 1 0 2
C+ Jio Fontan 33 9 2 5 1 0 3
C+ Dewayne Dedmon 22 6 7 1 1 2 1
C JT Terrell 25 10 2 1 1 0 1
C Omar Oraby 15 6 4 0 0 2 1
C- Aaron Fuller 15 4 4 0 0 0 1
D+ Ari Stewart 11 4 2 0 0 0 1
D+ Tyler Sugiyama 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D+ Chass Bryan 12 2 1 2 0 0 1
D S. Gavrilovic 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
D Daniel Munoz 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D James Blasczyk 7 2 1 0 0 0 1
D Brendyn Taylor 8 1 1 0 0 0 0
D Greg Allen 8 2 0 0 0 0 1
D R. Woolridge 5 1 1 0 0 0 0
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