Northridge vs Southern California

Southern Cal 66, CS Northridge 59

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Maurice Jones scored eight of USC's final 12 points to lead the Trojans to a 66-59 victory over feisty Cal State Northridge Friday night at the Galen Center.

Jones took it upon himself to singlehandedly become the Trojans' offense after Northridge scrambled from a 10-point deficit to take the lead late in the second half.

The sophomore guard went to work after watching Northridge overcome a 13-point deficit and go ahead of USC (1-0) in the closing minutes of the game. His basket and free throw, with 3:49 remaining, gave the Trojans a 55-54 lead. The Trojans didn't trail again.

Jones finished with 11 points, but the Trojans were led by Aaron Fuller and Dewayne Dedmon, who netted 16 points each.

Northridge (0-1), which had only two seniors and no juniors, was led by Stephan Hicks, who scored 16 points.

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Northridge Matadors
T. Jacobs, F301-52-25114
J. Hayward-Mayhew, F141-40-03032
S. Hicks, G305-168-881319
A. Guei, G235-144-540514
J. Greene, G210-74-41044
V. McGhee264-143-310414
A. Feldman160-00-02000
F. Eteuati110-22-42052
D. Potts110-20-01010
A. Jiles90-00-02010
J. Mitchell90-00-00030
Totals 16-6423-263523059
 25%88.5% 
Southern California Trojans
A. Fuller, F315-76-790316
D. Dedmon, F257-82-481416
M. Jones, G382-1312-1533416
B. Wesley, G332-51-28315
E. Strangis, G151-20-00132
A. Moore311-94-64116
J. Blasczyk142-21-26125
G. Jackson110-10-01020
G. Allen20-00-01020
Totals 20-4726-3646102266
 42.6%72.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UC Davis10-418-11204
UC Irvine10-417-13159
CSFullerton8-614-13298
Hawaii8-614-13301
LBSU8-713-18215
CSNorthridge 7-711-16275
Cal Poly5-910-18292
UC Riverside5-107-19325
UCSB3-115-21328

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Wash. State5-1012-15158
Washington2-139-18206
Oregon St.1-165-25293
 
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