All the numbers suggested UCLA (19-3, 6-3) would thump USC (18-4, 5-4) on Wednesday night at the Galen Center, but the numbers were misleading.
The Trojans beat the Bruins 84-76 in a rivalry victory in front of a sold-out crowd.
The Trojans evened their season record 2-2 behind 28 kills from Lucas Yoder.
Marc Tyler racks up 160 yards rushing and the Trojan defense swarms against the Wildcats.
Coming off a huge win against Cal and a bye week, USC looks to upset Pac-10 leader Oregon.
Stanford victory that snapped No. 1 USC’s 18-game winning streak will likely shakeup the top of the men’s collegiate water polo rankings.
Second-half goal by the Toreros dooms soccer team in first game back at McAllister Field.
All signs pointed to it. A week after a huge emotional win, a week of practice swirling with uncertainty, all leading up to a road game against a team nobody thinks has a shot. Smelled like trouble. Looked like trouble.