USC senior Bennie Boatwright was one of 20 players to be named to the preseason watch list for the Karl Malone Award as the nation's top power forward, it was announced by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame today (Oct. 18). The award is named after the Hall of Famer and two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Karl Malone, which recognizes the top power forwards in Division I men's college basketball.
Former USC basketball player and longtime college and NBA coach Fred "Tex" Winter, who refined and popularized the famed "Triangle Offense," died today (Oct. 10) in Manhattan, Kan. He was 96.
Jordan Moore, the radio sideline analyst for USC men's basketball for the past 4 seasons (2015-18), has been named the play-by-play announcer for Trojan men's basketball on ESPNLA 710 Radio, USC athletic director Lynn Swann said today (Oct. 8).