ncaab Game Recap
UCLA Bruins vs USC Trojans Wrap - USC Wins 54-52
USC got 19 points from Jonah Mathews en route to a 54-52 victory over UCLA on Saturday at Galen Center.
USC did not, however, defeat UCLA against the spread, which closed at -2.5 at most sportsbooks.
Onyeka Okongwu had 16 points for USC and Nick Rakocevic chipped in with 6 points. Ethan Anderson had 7 assists for them, while Nick Rakocevic was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
UCLA got 13 points from Cody Riley in a losing cause and another 12 points from Chris Smith. Tyger Campbell contributed 5 assists for them, while Jalen Hill had 7 rebounds.
USC led at halftime, $HalfScore.
USC won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-30.