| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:17 PM
He has credentials
USC is not bereft of basketball tradition and potential. Five coaches have guided the Trojans to multiple NCAA tournaments, most recently Henry Bibby and Tim Floyd (three each).
Bibby had USC within a game...
| May 12, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Former Memphis point guard Antonio Barton (Lake Clifton) wrote in a text Sunday to The Baltimore Sun that his visit to Maryland on Friday “went tremendous”.
Barton wrote that he loved the campus and was impressed with Terps coach Mark...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The Cinderella team of this year's NCAA men's basketball tournament hails from Florida, but its coaches have Maryland roots.
Andy Enfield set scoring records at Johns Hopkins before he became head coach at Florida Gulf Coast, the darling of the...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:16 PM
When Loyola coach Jimmy Patsos went up to Siena College on Monday for an interview, he didn’t know much about the school aside from the history of its men’s basketball program.
That history — along with the community support and...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Every Monday, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will rank the most significant athletes and events in Baltimore sports that week based on accomplishments on and off the field. Because, well, why not?
The big story last week was a not-so-...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:09 AM
USC’s basketball team will play nonconference home games against Portland State, Tennessee Tech, Cal State Fullerton, Loyola Marymount, Utah State, Army and Vermont, and nonconference road games at New Mexico and Boston College as well as in the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Jabari Craig, a 6-foot-10 center who signed a letter of intent to play basketball at USC this season, did not qualify for admission, a school spokesman confirmed.
Craig played last season at Fishburne Military Academy in Waynesboro, Va.
| Jun 8, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Relevance was fleeting for the USC basketball program.
The Trojans made NCAA tournament appearances in three consecutive years for the first time in school history and were attracting players capable of making them conference championship contenders....
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:45 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Andy Enfield successfully guided Florida Gulf Coast’s transition into being a NCAA Division I basketball team.
Now he can try the same thing with USC.
Enfield and Florida Gulf Coast were the feel-good story in the NCAA tournament...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:10 PM
When: 1 p.m.
Where: Galen Center
On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 710
Records: USC 10-18 overall, 1-14 in Pac-12; Oregon 19-8, 7-8.
Update: The Trojans, losers of nine consecutive games, will try to finish their home schedule on a high...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 8:29 PM
Eight months will pass before USC plays again at the Galen Center.
Trojans fans, and Athletic Director Pat Haden, can only hope the results are different in Andy Enfield's second season as coach.
On a day when USC honored members of the 1954 men's...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Myths die hard in the media, especially if there's a good, familiar story undergirding them. So it is with the NCAA basketball tournament, and the notion of a "Cinderella team" emerging - some program without a storied, big-conference pedigree that...