Derryck Thornton Jr., who averaged 7.7 points and 4.3 assists while starting 27 games for USC last season, is expected to transfer, sources told ESPN.
2019 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/6W 83-62
- 11/11L 82-78
- 11/14W 95-59
- 11/19L 78-63
- 11/20W 99-80
- 11/25W 90-75
- 11/28W 75-65
- 12/15L 73-61
- 12/7L 96-61
- 12/15L 81-70
- 12/18L 102-92
- 12/21W 91-49
- 12/30W 73-55
- 1/3W 82-73
- 1/6W 77-66
- 1/10L 79-74
- 1/13L 81-60
- 1/19W 80-67
- 1/24W 80-57
- 1/26W 69-67
- 1/30L 75-62
- 2/2W 93-84
- 2/6L 77-70
- 2/9L 69-65
- 2/13L 79-76
- 2/16W 89-66
- 2/21W 66-49
- 2/23L 67-62
- 2/28L 93-88
- 3/7L 83-74
- 3/9L 78-67
- 3/13W 78-65
- 3/14L 78-75
- Full Schedule
Defense attorneys for the two men accused of bribing college coaches tried to convince jurors Friday that the payments made weren't really bribes, but just a hustle to get potential investors to part with their money.
- Sources: Thornton to leave USC as grad transfer
- Defense: Paying coaches was a scam, not bribes
- Payoff videos, tale of $11K in shoe highlight trial
- USC signs four-star guard Ethan Anderson
Jurors in the college basketball corruption trial Thursday watched videos of coaches settling down in a Las Vegas hotel room, where wads of cash or envelopes were either exchanged or promised in exchange for securing influence with top players.
Four-star guard Ethan Anderson has signed to play for the University of Southern California.
The college basketball world's focus shifts from the court to the courtroom when the second corruption trial begins on Monday. Find out what's at stake this time around.
Akron graduate transfer Daniel Utomi announced his commitment to USC in a tweet Tuesday. He is the Trojans' third graduate transfer addition this offseason.
USC freshman Kevin Porter Jr. is signing with an agent and heading to the NBA draft, where ESPN ranks him as the No. 14 draft prospect.
USC has added guard Quinton Adlesh to its basketball roster for the 2019-20 season. Adlesh is expected to graduate from Columbia soon and will have one season of eligibility remaining.
Lynn Swann said in an interview with the Los Angeles Times that he doesn't plan to resign his job as Trojans athletic director in the aftermath of the college admissions bribery scandal that has roiled many of the nation's top schools, including USC.
Washington played well at both ends, yet couldn't shake Southern California.
Bennie Boatwright had 22 points and 11 rebounds, helping Southern California roll over Arizona 78-65 in the opening round of the Pac-12 tournament on Wednesday.
Freshman Evan Battey scored a season-high 21 points and Colorado roared back from an early 12-point deficit to beat the USC Trojans 78-67 Saturday in a game filled with fouls and frustration.
Parker Van Dyke made six 3-pointers and scored 20 points to lead Utah to an 83-74 win over Southern California on Thursday night.
Jaylen Hands had 21 points and 10 assists, hitting a crucial 3-pointer that beat the shot clock with 22 seconds left in overtime, and UCLA hung on to beat Southern California 93-88 on Thursday night for its third straight win.
Stephen Thompson Jr. and Kylor Kelley each scored 15 points and Oregon State took control of the game in the final three minutes to defeat USC 67-62 on Saturday.
Bennie Boatwright scored 20 points and Nick Rakocevic had 17, both adding six rebounds, to lead USC to a 66-49 victory over Oregon on Thursday night.
Bennie Boatwright scored 36 points and set a USC school record with 10 3-pointers in an 89-66 win over California on Saturday night.
Bryce Wills scored four of his 11 points in the final 14 seconds and Stanford rallied to beat Southern California 79-76 on Wednesday night.
McKinley Wright scored 20 points, including two key drives in the closing minutes, and added eight rebounds to lead Colorado to a 69-65 victory Saturday night over USC.
Jayce Johnson had 13 points and 13 rebounds, Both Gach added 15 points and Sedrick Barefield scored 13 with five assists to lead Utah to a 77-70 victory over Southern California on Wednesday night.