USC Upsets No. 12 Cal to Advance to Pac-10 Tournament Title Game

March 14, 2009

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Camille LeNoir had 25 points as Southern California beat No. 12 California 69-67 on Saturday night and advanced to the Pac-10 tournament final with its second straight win over a ranked team.

Hailey Dunham added 12 points for the sixth-seeded Trojans (17-4), which snapped an eight-game losing streak to Cal (25-6). USC beat No. 16 Arizona State in the quarterfinals Friday.

The Golden Bears thought it tied the game on a layup by Ashley Walker as time expired, but the officials conferred for about 11 minutes before negating the basket.

Pac-10 leading scorer Walker had 29 points and 15 rebounds, and Devanei Hampton added 18 points and 13 rebounds for the second-seeded Golden Bears.

USC will play the winner of the game between No. 2 Stanford and UCLA. The top-seeded Cardinal has won five of the last six tournament titles.

Categories:
Now on Pac-12 Network
8:00 PM PT

Airing on:

  • Pac-12 Network
  • Football: Inside Pac-12 Football Media Day Special (North Division)
    Wed 7/25 | 1:30am PT

    Airing on:

    • Pac-12 Network
    • Pac-12 Los Angeles
    • Pac-12 Arizona
    • Pac-12 Mountain
    • Pac-12 Oregon
    • Pac-12 Washington
    • Pac-12 Bay Area
    Live
  • Football: Inside Pac-12 Football Media Day Special (South Division)
    Wed 7/25 | 6:00am PT

    Airing on:

    • Pac-12 Network
    • Pac-12 Los Angeles
    • Pac-12 Arizona
    • Pac-12 Mountain
    • Pac-12 Oregon
    • Pac-12 Washington
    • Pac-12 Bay Area
    Live
Get Pac-12 Networks
Pac-12 Networks Channel Finder
Close