ncaab Game Recap
Portland Pilots vs USC Trojans Recap - USC Wins 76-65
Portland was victimized for 20 points and 10 rebounds by Onyeka Okongwu as USC defeated them 76-65 in NCAA action on Friday.
USC did not, however, defeat Portland against the spread, which closed at -22.5 at most sportsbooks.
Jonah Mathews had 12 points for USC and Elijah Weaver chipped in with 12 points. Ethan Anderson had 10 assists for them, while Onyeka Okongwu was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Portland got 22 points from Isaiah White in a losing cause and another 10 points from Takiula Fahrensohn. Chase Adams contributed 4 assists for them, while Jacob Tryon had 7 rebounds.
USC was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored USC as they grabbed 40 boards, while Portland only had 26
USC looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the South Dakota State. Portland will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose State.