The USC Trojans face the SMU Mustangs in one of the NCAA Tournament March Madness games on Friday, start time at 3:30 PM ET, at BOK Center.
The USC Trojans (25-9) are coming from a 75-71 win over Providence on Wednesday in which Bennie Boatwright scored 24 points in 8-for-16 shooting from the field and 5-for-7 from the free throw line.
On the season, USC basketball is averaging 78.6 points 36.1 rebounds and 15.2 assists per game. Defensively, USC basketball is yielding 73.1 points per game against the opposing teams.
Six players are averaging at least 8.3 points per game for USC, they are:Boatwright (14.6), Chimezie Metu (14.5), Jordan McLaughlin (13.1), Elijah Stewart (12.4), De’Anthony Melton (8.7) and Shaqquan Aaron (8.3). Metu leads in rebounds with 7.8 while Mclaughlin tops in assists with 5.5 per game. Melson leads in steals with 2.0 per game.
The SMU Mustangs (30-4) are coming from a 71-56 win over Cincinnati in which Sterling Brown scored 18 points in 6-for-11 shooting from the field and 4-for-6 from the free throw line.
On the season, SMU basketball is averaging 74.6 points, 38.5 rebounds and 16.4 assists per game. Defensively, SMU is yielding 59.9 points per game against the opposing teams.
Five players are averaging at least 9.8 points per game for SMU, they are: Ojeleye (19.0), Shake Milton (13.2), Sterling Brown (13.2), Ben Moore (11.6) and Jarrey Foster (9.98 per game. Moore leads in rebounds with 7.8 while Milton leads in assists with 4.5 per game.
USC vs SMU basketball schedul info:
Date: March 17, 2017
Start Time: 3:10 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: TRUTV
Live Stream: NCAA.com
Odds and Point Spread: -6.5 SMU, 139.0 O/U
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