The injury-riddled Trojans struggled offensively on the road this past weekend.
USC will head to Iowa to face off against three tough opponents it beat last year.
The Trojans split a pair of 3-1 contests in Texas to open the 2019 season.
The Trojans will have to start off strong to contend with top teams early on.
USC earned an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament and faces Lewis in the first round.
The Trojans easily swept Grand Canyon in three sets on the strength of a sterling offensive performance.
After sweeping No. 1 Long Beach last week, the Trojans return to face No. 4 Pepperdine and No. 5 UCLA in conference play.
USC showcased its tenacity by defeating No. 6 Stanford and No. 10 BYU on the road.
The Trojans will see how they stack up against some of the country’s best teams.
No. 1 Long Beach couldn’t catch up to the Trojans on Saturday night in North Gym.