The USC men's volleyball team plays a pair of Big West teams this week: first going to Cal State Northridge on Friday (Jan. 31) and then hosting No. 5 UC Irvine in the North Gym.
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Kyle Gear led USC with 19 kills, while freshmen outside hitters Michael O'Toole and Adam Flood made their first starts, with O'Toole getting 14 kills and 6 digs and Flood getting 13 kills (hitting .458), 9 digs and 4 blocks.
On Sunday, the Trojans face host Penn State in the tourney's second day.
The USC men's volleyball team (1-4 overall, 0-0 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation) makes its second trip to the East Coast in 3 weeks when it competes in the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge, hosted at Rec Hall by Penn State.
USC now travels to the East Coast next weekend to play in the Pac-12/Big Ten Challenge in State College, Penn.
USC returns to action on Friday when it visits No. 5 Long Beach State.