USC announced this week that transfer guard Drew Peterson will wear No. 11 next season. Why is this news? Because USC retired No. 11, worn by former All-American Bill Sharman, in 2007. USC sometimes says it is honoring jerseys instead of retiring them, so here is an article on USC’s official website on Sharman passing away in 2013: “He had his No. 11 USC jersey … Continue reading USC Still Not Retiring Numbers That Are Retired
Now this is a game I can get interested in watching. USC is going to play Gonzaga on Nov. 17, 2020 at the Phil Knight Invitational in Portland, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. Gonzaga is ranked No. 3 in the Stadium preseason Top 50. Thanks, Enfield! Continue reading USC To Play Gonzaga In Basketball
Carol Folt and Mike Bohn have stressed the word “integrity” since coming to USC. So what happens if the NCAA sanctions USC basketball? One can argue what former assistant coach Tony Bland did was less than other assistant coaches implicated in the FBI scandal. USC has argued Andy Enfield was unaware of Bland’s actions. But NCAA rules hold head coaches responsible for the actions of … Continue reading Is The “Integrity” Test Coming At USC?
The NCAA levied a one-year postseason ban against Oklahoma State’s men’s basketball program, making it the first program to receive punishment from the highly publicized FBI investigation. Is this ominous for USC? “In a criminal proceeding with a high burden or proof — beyond a reasonable doubt — and an individual who accepted responsibility and pleaded guilty, it was not difficult for us in this … Continue reading Should USC Basketball Be Nervous?
Here’s what Andy Enfield had to say today: Continue reading Andy Enfield Statement On Protests
Former Georgetown guard Mac McClung has chosen Texas Tech as his next destination. USC was one of his seven finalists. Do you blame him? Red Raiders coach Chris Beard has been to an NCAA championship game and an Elite Eight in 2018-19. Andy Enfield took Florida Gulf Coast to the Sweet 16 in 2013. Continue reading Mac McClung Picks Texas Tech