The USC basketball team lost to Southern Cal 63-60 Saturday night in Las Vegas. The Gamecocks had a chance to tie the game on its final possession, but Malik Cooke’s 3-point attempt was off the mark.
Demontre Harris led the Gamecocks with 15 points, six rebounds and two blocked shots. The loss drops Carolina to 2-4 this season.
As far as the other scoring for USC, Brian Richardson scored 12 points and Malik Cooke added 10. Freshman guard Damien Leonard had a rough night shooting, missing all six of his attempts and going scoreless for the game.