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USC Trojans Men’s basketball defeats Missouri State 83-75

USC is now 12-0 to start the 2016-17 season

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Men's Basketball: USC 83, Missouri State 75 - Highlights 12/23/16

Game Recap from the AP via USC Athletics:

“Elijah Stewart scored 21 points to lead No. 23 Southern California past Missouri State 83-75 in the third round of the Las Vegas Classic on Thursday night as the Trojans remained one of six unbeaten teams in Division I.

The Trojans (12-0) never trailed, shooting 55 percent from the field. They play Wyoming in the championship game on Friday night.

Jordan McLaughlin added 19 points, while Metu Chimezie had 13 points and nine rebounds for the Trojans.”

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From Stewart leads USC into Las Vegas title game from AP via Yahoo:

“''They don't make many mistakes,'' Missouri State coach Paul Lusk said about USC. ''Offensively, they can hurt you so many ways. They have a lot of talented offensive players. They're skilled. Jordan McLaughlin plays at his own pace. They made some back-breaking plays.''

USC vs Missouri State basketball 2016 Game Recap