Members of the USC and UCLA basketball teams were at Pauley Pavilion on Monday night taking in the high school games at the Martin Luther King Holiday Challenge. One of the Trojans' incoming recruits next season, Westchester's David Bluthenthal, scored eight points against Compton Dominguez.
In sharp contrast to UCLA, which sticks primarily to a six-man rotation, USC uses 10 players. Despite the rash of injuries this season, USC reserves have scored 39% of the team's points. The substitutes have outscored the starters in three games.
USC continues to rely heavily on three-point shooting, scoring 33% of its points from behind the arc. The Trojans are shooting 38.3% from three-point range and are on pace to break the school record of 37.8% set during the 1991-92 season.
TONIGHT / USC vs. UCLA
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