Scores

Final

USC 63

(3-4, 0-1 away)

South Carolina 60

(2-4, 2-1 home)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:30 PM ET, November 26, 2011

    Orleans Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

    1 2 T
    USC 30 3363
    SCAR 26 3460

    Top Performers

    USC: M. Jones 28 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    South Carolina: D. Harris 15 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Blk

    Maurice Jones' 28 lead USC to win over South Carolina

    Associated Press

    LAS VEGAS -- Maurice Jones scored 28 and converted all seven of his 3-pointers to lift USC over South Carolina 63-60 in the final round of the Las Vegas Invitational Saturday night.

    Jones also made two free throws with 19.5 seconds left in the game to help the Trojans (3-4) seal the win. South Carolina's Malik Cooke missed a potential tying 3-point shot from the top right arc with two seconds left.

    Dewayne Dedmon had 15 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks for USC. Aaron Fuller hauled in 10 rebounds for the Trojans, who finished the tournament 2-2.

    Damontre Harris led South Carolina (2-4) with 15 points, 6 rebounds and 2 blocks. Brian Richardson finished with 12 points, while Cooke had 10 for the Gamecocks.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    USC
    SCAR
    Points 63 60
    FG Made-Attempted 24-48 (.500) 22-42 (.524)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 8-17 (.471)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-12 (.667) 8-8 (1.000)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 4

    2011-12 Season

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