The USC basketball team will jump head first into its first major test of the season tonight when it plays at second ranked Michigan State. Tonight’s game tips off at 10:00 in East Lansing and will be televised on ESPN as part of its 24 hour college basketball marathon.
Both teams are 1-0 this season. The Gamecocks knocked off Elon to open the season. Michigan State beat Eastern Michigan by 30 to open its season. The Spartans lead the all-time series 3-2.
Darrin Horn is entering his third season as USC’s coach. He’s 37-26 at Carolina. His teams are 7-15 on the road.