Joneses’ cohesion is the glue for Trojans

After a few clicks and a short Google Maps search later, it’s easy to see how far Saginaw, Mich., is from Taft, Calif. To measure it in miles (2,304), however, wouldn’t quite tell you how far USC men’s basketball’s newest and youngest starting backcourt — freshmen Bryce Jones and Maurice Jones — have come to […]

Tim Floyd moves on to his next job

Former USC basketball coach Tim Floyd was hired as the top assistant coach for the New Orleans Hornets. The announcement came on the heels of the firing of head coach Byron Scott, who was dismissed after only nine games. The Hornets had high expectations coming into the season after the acquisition of center Emeka Okafor […]

USC men’s basketball team receives four letters of intent

Four high school seniors signed letters of intent Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA’s early signing period, to join the USC basketball team next year. Guards Maurice Jones and Bryce Jones (no relation) and forwards Curtis Washington and Garrett Jackson have all committed to play for the Trojans. Forward Dwayne Polee has verbally committed […]