The Trojans finished 14-13 to return to the tournament tied for No. 6 in the league.
Despite the return of senior Lucas Yoder, the Trojans fell to UCLA after three sets.
The streaking Trojans will look to earn their sixth win on the trot on Wednesday.
While the school was on spring break, the men’s volleyball team spent their week hard at work.
Newly ranked at No. 14, the Trojans will face Hawaii twice on the road this week.
The No. 14 Trojans travel to Cal State Northridge and Long Beach State this week.
After an opening surge, the Trojans fell to the No. 3 team in the nation in three sets.
The Trojans were unable to edge the Tritons, who had lost six straight versus USC.
After dropping to 1-2, USC looks to matchup against UCLA for much-needed win.
The Trojans aim to return to .500 with a win at home over the undefeated 49ers.