Cal Defeats USC 82-65

The California Golden Bears (19-9) defeated the USC Trojans (17-13) 82-67 in the Pac-10 Men's Basketball Tournament at the Staples Center. The win advances the Bears to the semifinal round against surprising Oregon in a game scheduled for 8:50 p.m. on Friday. The Ducks (15-17) upset Washington 84-73 late Thursday. Cal swept Oregon in its prior two meetings this year, 77-66 and 62-60.

The Bears rallied from a 33-31 halftime deficit, using a 17-9 run to open the second half to take a 48-42 lead. 

"We won this game in the second half with defense," said head coach Ben Braun following the victory. "We made some adjustments at halftime, came out strong, put in a great effort."

Leon Powe had one of his greatest games as a Bear, scoring 22 points and grabbing a career- and Pac-10 tourney record 20 rebounds.

Powe, who sat out the final 7:41 of the first half after picking up his second foul, agreed with Braun's comments, "We were embarrassed in the first half. They kept penetrating on us, getting easy buckets, so we were talking to each other about it.

"That’s just not us, we said, that’s not how we can play basketball. So we just came out in the second half determined to shut that down."

When asked who made the big contribution to the tightened defense, Powe credited Ayinde Ubaka and Omar Wilkes.

"They were the ones who had to take on the challenge to stop the penetration before it started," said Powe.

Richard Midgley, who scored 9 points, acknowledged the focus.

"We gave (Nick Young) a lot of easy buckets real close in (in the first half)," said Midgley. "We wanted to make him shoot from outside rather than get it all the way into the bucket and get layups and free throws."

Ubaka, who had 16 points and 6 assists added, "Yes, and look at Leon’s rebounding. He just closed the door on rebounds, they didn’t get many second chances." 

In fact, Powe outrebounded the entire USC team, with his 20 dwarfing the Trojans' 15.

"I was just having fun," he said.

At Cal’s defensive end, Powe hauled in 15 rebounds while at that same end of the court USC managed just four.

Braun particularly noted that "four" in his remarks.

"We came into this game with that as a team goal," said Braun, who is one game away from his sixth 20-win season as a Golden Bear head coach. "To hit the glass hard and to limit their rebounds."

Braun noted that offensive rebounds have been a key factor in Cal games this year.

"When teams have gotten offensive rebounds off of us we have struggled. It has happened in every game we’ve lost this year."

Powe was asked if it was possible to get into a "zone" for rebounding, as it is possible to do for shooting.

"When that happens, it almost seems like every rebound is mine," said Powe. "It seems like I almost always know where it’s going to go."

This was a dominating performance on the glass. Those 20 rebounds constituted a Pac-10 Tournament record, breaking the mark set by Ike Diogu of ASU who hauled in 18 against Oregon in 2003.

Cal’s 40 rebounds compared to USC’s 15 meant 25 more possessions for Cal in the course of the game, and with Cal shooting at a higher percentage rate than USC (51% to 44%), that ultimately meant the game. Cal committed 11 turnovers to only 8 for USC, but that stat does not account for the number of times big men for USC reached for rebounds only to lose them for lack of good hands. Powe and Hardin’s ability to gain solid possession of rebounds stands in clear contrast.

A fifteen-point margin sounds like an easy game, but it was not. USC led Cal at the half 33-31, and had 8 rebounds compared to Cal’s 13. Clearly that game had not yet taken its final form – a form dominated by Cal’s defensive effort.

One measure of that: USC shot 62% from the field in the first half; they shot just under 30% in the second half.

The Cal-USC game last Saturday had some parallels with this one, the obvious one being the near tie at halftime and a double-digit lead by game’s end.

Ubaka acknowledged that the team's depth has been an asset late in the season.

"We can bring more fresh guys off the bench without as big a drop in talent," said Ubaka.

The Bears received strong bench performances from Eric Vierneisel who had 10 points and 5 rebounds in 17 minutes of play and Theo Robertson who hit two clutch three-point shots in the second half to an eight-point game.

Braun gave credit to the tactics USC used to defend the Cal offense early on.

"They threw everything at us, in rapid succession," said Braun. "We saw pressure defense, then a trapping defense, back to zone, then full-court, then half. We had to constant adjustments, and Ayinde gets a lot of credit for that."

Ubaka said he saw times when the offense was going static, and felt he had to take it upon his own back to get the ball to teammates in places where they could make shots.

"We have to take what the defense gives us – but I also have to work to my teammates comfortable," Ubaka said.

Powe concurred.

"When I miss a shot, Ayinde comes over to comfort me. He tells me not to worry, to just play my game, that he will make sure I get the ball. That let’s me relax and go do my job, because I know the ball is coming my way."

When asked how he felt about Cal’s chances to be selected for the upcoming national tournament, Powe allowed as how he was not a NCAA committee member, so wouldn’t have a vote. He did say, "I think we are pretty good."

Braun was less reticent, "I think we deserve to go."

There’s some other business to handle first, with the upcoming Pac-10 tournament games tomorrow and Saturday.

USC is not a UCLA. USC lacks the height and athleticism in the post that UCLA has, and while Nick Young is a very talented guard, he doesn’t have the sidekick (and reliable three-point shooter) that a Jordan Farmar has in Arron Afflalo. Additionally, USC missed several wide open jump shots that better teams are likely to hit.

Washington's elimination means that the Bears won't have to contend with do-everything Pac-10 Player of the Year Brandon Roy. However, Oregon's Chamberlain Oguchi has been on a tear thus far, scoring 26 points in Oregon's 66-55 win against Washington State on Wednesday and adding 22 against Washington on Thursday. For the tournament, he's been 12-of-25 on three-point shots.

Braun press conference video


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The Bears rallied from a 33-31 halftime deficit, using a 17-9 run to open the second half to take a 48-42 lead. 

"We won this game in the second half with defense," said head coach Ben Braun following the victory. "We made some adjustments at halftime, came out strong, put in a great effort."

Leon Powe had one of his greatest games as a Bear, scoring 22 points and grabbing a career- and Pac-10 tourney record 20 rebounds.

Powe, who sat out the final 7:41 of the first half after picking up his second foul, agreed with Braun's comments, "We were embarrassed in the first half. They kept penetrating on us, getting easy buckets, so we were talking to each other about it.

"That’s just not us, we said, that’s not how we can play basketball. So we just came out in the second half determined to shut that down."

When asked who made the big contribution to the tightened defense, Powe credited Ayinde Ubaka and Omar Wilkes.

"They were the ones who had to take on the challenge to stop the penetration before it started," said Powe.

Richard Midgley, who scored 9 points, acknowledged the focus.

"We gave (Nick Young) a lot of easy buckets real close in (in the first half)," said Midgley. "We wanted to make him shoot from outside rather than get it all the way into the bucket and get layups and free throws."

Ubaka, who had 16 points and 6 assists added, "Yes, and look at Leon’s rebounding. He just closed the door on rebounds, they didn’t get many second chances." 

In fact, Powe outrebounded the entire USC team, with his 20 dwarfing the Trojans' 15.

"I was just having fun," he said.

At Cal’s defensive end, Powe hauled in 15 rebounds while at that same end of the court USC managed just four.

Braun particularly noted that "four" in his remarks.

"We came into this game with that as a team goal," said Braun, who is one game away from his sixth 20-win season as a Golden Bear head coach. "To hit the glass hard and to limit their rebounds."

Braun noted that offensive rebounds have been a key factor in Cal games this year.

"When teams have gotten offensive rebounds off of us we have struggled. It has happened in every game we’ve lost this year."

Powe was asked if it was possible to get into a "zone" for rebounding, as it is possible to do for shooting.

"When that happens, it almost seems like every rebound is mine," said Powe. "It seems like I almost always know where it’s going to go."

This was a dominating performance on the glass. Those 20 rebounds constituted a Pac-10 Tournament record, breaking the mark set by Ike Diogu of ASU who hauled in 18 against Oregon in 2003.

Cal’s 40 rebounds compared to USC’s 15 meant 25 more possessions for Cal in the course of the game, and with Cal shooting at a higher percentage rate than USC (51% to 44%), that ultimately meant the game. Cal committed 11 turnovers to only 8 for USC, but that stat does not account for the number of times big men for USC reached for rebounds only to lose them for lack of good hands. Powe and Hardin’s ability to gain solid possession of rebounds stands in clear contrast.

A fifteen-point margin sounds like an easy game, but it was not. USC led Cal at the half 33-31, and had 8 rebounds compared to Cal’s 13. Clearly that game had not yet taken its final form – a form dominated by Cal’s defensive effort.

One measure of that: USC shot 62% from the field in the first half; they shot just under 30% in the second half.

The Cal-USC game last Saturday had some parallels with this one, the obvious one being the near tie at halftime and a double-digit lead by game’s end.

Ubaka acknowledged that the team's depth has been an asset late in the season.

"We can bring more fresh guys off the bench without as big a drop in talent," said Ubaka.

The Bears received strong bench performances from Eric Vierneisel who had 10 points and 5 rebounds in 17 minutes of play and Theo Robertson who hit two clutch three-point shots in the second half to an eight-point game.

Braun gave credit to the tactics USC used to defend the Cal offense early on.

"They threw everything at us, in rapid succession," said Braun. "We saw pressure defense, then a trapping defense, back to zone, then full-court, then half. We had to constant adjustments, and Ayinde gets a lot of credit for that."

Ubaka said he saw times when the offense was going static, and felt he had to take it upon his own back to get the ball to teammates in places where they could make shots.

"We have to take what the defense gives us – but I also have to work to my teammates comfortable," Ubaka said.

Powe concurred.

"When I miss a shot, Ayinde comes over to comfort me. He tells me not to worry, to just play my game, that he will make sure I get the ball. That let’s me relax and go do my job, because I know the ball is coming my way."

When asked how he felt about Cal’s chances to be selected for the upcoming national tournament, Powe allowed as how he was not a NCAA committee member, so wouldn’t have a vote. He did say, "I think we are pretty good."

Braun was less reticent, "I think we deserve to go."

There’s some other business to handle first, with the upcoming Pac-10 tournament games tomorrow and Saturday.

USC is not a UCLA. USC lacks the height and athleticism in the post that UCLA has, and while Nick Young is a very talented guard, he doesn’t have the sidekick (and reliable three-point shooter) that a Jordan Farmar has in Arron Afflalo. Additionally, USC missed several wide open jump shots that better teams are likely to hit.

Washington's elimination means that the Bears won't have to contend with do-everything Pac-10 Player of the Year Brandon Roy. However, Oregon's Chamberlain Oguchi has been on a tear thus far, scoring 26 points in Oregon's 66-55 win against Washington State on Wednesday and adding 22 against Washington on Thursday. For the tournament, he's been 12-of-25 on three-point shots.

Braun press conference video

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