Trojans Knock Off No. 20 Oregon, 55-53
Jan. 25, 2001
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Ebony Hoffman recorded her first double-double of theseason with 19 points and 17 rebounds as Southern California beat No. 20 Oregon55-53 Thursday night.
Hoffman's hook over Jenny Mowe with 42 seconds left, coupled with her freethrow with 13 seconds remaining, gave the Trojans the lead. She sealed the winwith a steal with two seconds remaining.
Tashara Carter scored 12 points for USC, which beat Oregon for the thirdstraight time and second straight at McArthur Court.
The Trojans earned their second victory over a Top 25 team in a week. LastThursday, USC beat then-No. 22 Arizona 81-67.
Brianne Meharry led the Ducks with 12 points. Lindsey Dion added 10.