Off to a hot 9-3 start, USC is getting production from its brightest young stars.
Despite falling in a 4-0 hole early on in the game, coach Frank Cruz and his team rallied to win their second consecutive game.
USC won one-of-three against North Carolina and will play host to Cal State Fullerton.
Coming off their first loss of the season, the Trojans head east to face No.6 North Carolina.
Pepperdine scores four runs in the third inning while the Trojans cannot capitalize on their nine hits in the game.
Before facing two ranked opponents, including the University of North Carolina, USC will head to Malibu to take on the 6-2 Waves.
Senior right fielder Alex Sherrod hit his first career grand slam pushing the Trojans to a 9-5 win against the Zips.
USC returns home to face Akron after defeating Long Beach State on the road.
Behind 5 2/3 solid innings from senior pitcher Brandon Garcia, USC wins its first road test.
Looking for its first postseason berth since 2005, USC begins its season against Jacksonville.