The conference lead can be determined on Thursday night as Oregon takes on second place USC. USC lost to Cal 83-64 on Saturday night. The night before USC had beaten Stanford 77-58. The Ducks hope to keep Sam Clancy off his season 18.9 points per game (ppg) and 9.8 rebounds per game. Brandon Granville is the second leading scorer for the Trojans at 12.8 ppg, David Blumenthal is scoring at a 12.2 ppg clip. Errick Craven is scoring 11.5 ppg.
Tip off for the Oregon-USC game is scheduled for 7:30 PM on Thursday night, February 28, 2002. The game will not be televised but the Oregon Sports Network will carry the radio broadcast. The game will be carried on the Internet from the Official Site www.goducks.com or on Yahoo.
[2/26/2002: It was reported this morning that Fox Sports Northwest will televise the game in the state of Oregon.]