Based solely on where players were ranked coming out of high school, and not a ranking of which classes turned out to be the best, which groups come out on top?
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/5W 77-48
- 11/8W 76-65
- 11/12W 84-66
- 11/16W 76-66
- 11/19W 91-84
- 11/22L 70-61
- 11/28W 54-47
- 11/29L 101-79
- 12/1W 77-62
- 12/6W 80-78
- 12/15W 87-76
- 12/21W 70-68
- 12/29W 71-58
- 1/2W 65-56
- 1/5L 72-40
- 1/11W 74-63
- 1/16W 88-56
- 1/18W 82-78
- 1/2312L 79-70
- 1/25W 75-55
- 1/30W 56-52
- 2/120L 78-57
- 2/623L 85-80
- 2/8L 66-64
- 2/13W 62-56
- 2/15W 70-51
- 2/2018L 70-66
- 2/23L 79-65
- 2/27W 57-48
- 2/29W 71-61
- 3/7W 54-52
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USC guard Elijah Weaver has entered the transfer portal, seeking to leave the Trojans after two seasons.
- Weaver enters portal after two seasons at USC
- USC signee Mobley wins Wootten POY award
- USC freshman Okongwu opts to enter NBA draft
- USC's Charles O'Bannon Jr. transferring to TCU
In an ordinary time, the ranking of next season's top 25 players would be posted while confetti is still raining down on the winning team in the national championship game. This is no ordinary time, but we can still look ahead with hope.
USC signee Evan Mobley, who is ranked as the No. 2 recruit in the ESPN 100 for 2020, was named the Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year after averaging 18.6 points, 10.9 rebounds and 2.7 blocks for Rancho Christian School (California).
Onyeka Okongwu, the No. 6 prospect in the ESPN Top 100 and who averaged 16.2 points and 8.6 rebounds during his freshman season at USC, will enter the NBA draft.
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Jonah Mathews hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 1 second remaining on senior day, helping Southern California edge UCLA 54-52 on Saturday and end the Bruins' seven-game winning streak.
Jonah Mathews scored 23 points and Daniel Utomi added 19 and 10 rebounds to lead USC to a 71-61 win over Arizona State on Saturday.
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Onyeka Onkongwu scored 11 points, including a three-quarters court shot, and grabbed 10 rebounds as Southern California gave its NCAA Tournament hopes a boost with a 57-48 victory over Arizona on Thursday night.
Timmy Allen scored 21 points and collected 10 rebounds, while Alphonso Plummer chipped in 18 points off the bench to lead Utah to a 79-65 victory over Southern California on Sunday.
McKinley Wright IV had 15 points, including a floater in the lane in the final minutes, to help No. 18 Colorado hold off Southern California 70-66 on Thursday night.
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Big night for Pac-12 NCAA tournament hopes. Both Arizona State and USC will have 24 percentage point swing in their chances to make the tournament with a win compared to a loss.
Daniel Utomi scored a season-high 23 points and the Southern California defense did the rest in a 70-51 victory Saturday night over Washington State.
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Nick Rakocevic scored 19 points, Jonah Mathews added 16 and Southern California snapped a three-game losing streak as it rallied for a 62-56 victory over Washington on Thursday night.
Remy Martin got the shooter's roll on a pull-up jumper with 19 seconds left, and Arizona State held on for a 66-64 win over Southern California on Saturday night.
Nico Mannion scored 20 points, Zeke Nnaji and Josh Green each added 18 and No. 23 Arizona held on for an 85-80 win over Southern California on Thursday night.
The Hoosiers could help themselves this weekend, as could Cincinnati and a pair of Pac-12 tourney hopefuls.
Tyler Bey scored 16 points and No. 20 Colorado routed Southern California 78-57 on Saturday night to salvage a road split.