Boxscore
Southern California 62, Long Beach St. 44
Tuesday, November 13, 2012 9:30 PM
Location - Galen Center, Los Angeles, California
Officials - David Hall, Verne Harris, Mike Scyphers
Attendance - 3756

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Long Beach St. 24 20 44
Southern California 29 33 62

Recap


USC 62, Long Beach State 44:
Eric Wise scored 10 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and the host Trojans went on a 23-4 run in the second half to cruise past the 49ers.

Southern California (2-0) finished the first half on a 9-4 run highlighted by back-to-back 3-pointers by Ari Stewart and J.T. Terrell to take a 29-24 lead into intermission.

The 49ers, who lost four 1,000-point career scorers from their 25-9 team last season, tied the game at 35-35 but then managed one field goal and a pair of free throws over the next 11 minutes to fall behind 58-39.

Both Stewart and Terrell finished with 10 points and Dewayne Dedmon had eight points and 10 rebounds for USC.
 
James Ennis' 3-pointer gave Long Beach State (1-1) a 3-0 advantage, its largest lead of the game. Ennis finished with 13 points while teammate Mike Caffey led all scorers with 17.

GAME NOTEBOOK: USC is 2-0 for the third time in the last 12 seasons. ... The Trojans lead the all-time series 8-5. ...USC guard Jio Fontan had five points on 1-of-7 shooting and four assists. ... Long Beach State shot 28.6 percent from the floor.

Long Beach St. 49ers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
James Ennis 30:00 4-11 2-6 3-4 2 3 5 2 4 0 5 0 13
Mike Caffey 33:00 4-14 2-7 7-9 0 2 2 3 1 1 1 0 17
Kyle Richardson 20:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 3 1 2 0 0
Dan Jennings 29:00 1-4 0-0 3-8 3 6 9 0 1 1 3 0 5
Kris Gulley 31:00 2-4 2-4 0-0 0 6 6 0 2 1 2 0 6
Nick Shepherd 24:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
Peter Pappageorge 18:00 1-4 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 4 2 1 0 3
Deng Deng 14:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0
Gatete Djuma 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 12-42 7-20 13-21 6 23 29 5 16 7 15 0 44
  28.6% 35.0% 61.9% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 15

Southern California Trojans

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jio Fontan 25:00 1-7 1-3 2-2 0 1 1 4 4 0 1 1 5
Eric Wise 32:00 4-10 0-0 2-3 2 10 12 3 1 1 2 0 10
J.T. Terrell 28:00 3-11 2-6 2-4 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 10
Dewayne Dedmon 18:00 4-6 0-0 0-0 4 6 10 0 4 0 1 0 8
Byron Wesley 19:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 2 2 0 1 0 6
Ari Stewart 15:00 4-8 2-4 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 10
Omar Oraby 20:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 1 5 6 1 1 0 0 0 5
Greg Allen 11:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Chass Bryan 15:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 4 2 1 2 0 4
Renaldo Woolridge 6:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2
Aaron Fuller 8:00 1-1 0-0 0-1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
James Blasczyk 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 25-56 5-16 7-12 8 26 34 16 18 3 11 1 62
  44.6% 31.2% 58.3% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 11