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The men's basketball team was victorious over their second Arizona team, though the win was hard-fought. The Trojans beat the Wildcats in quadruple overtime, upsetting the 7th-ranked team. On the site, Nick Dempsey has highlights and reactions from the game. Also on the site is Nick Barbarino's latest opinion piece, where he makes his case for why it's time for AD Pat Haden to step down.
Meanwhile, the men's basketball team's recent success has led to new predictions regarding their tournament chances in March. ESPN's Joe Lunardi projected 8 Pac-12 teams to make at least the first round, the most teams from any conference.
First, however, the Trojans will have to face their local rival UCLA. The game is set for tomorrow, with USC away and UCLA at home at Pauley Pavilion. The LA Times points out that both teams will go into Wednesday's game unranked, however USC is currently ranked 2nd in the conference, while UCLA is ranked 6th.