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1978-79 USC Trojans
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 20-9, .690 W-L% (47th of 256)
Conference: 14-4, 2nd in Pac-10 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Boyd (20-9)

PS/G: 74.4 (108th of 256) ▪ PA/G: 70.5 (76th of 256)
SRS: 10.08 (31st of 256) ▪ SOS: 6.15 (28th of 256)

NCAA Tournament: (#7 seed in West)
Won West First Round (86-67) versus #10 Utah State
Lost West Second Round (89-78) versus #2 DePaul

AP Poll Summary

Pre 11/28 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/3 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
13 12 11 12 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -

Schedules prior to the 1995-96 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
1 Thu, Nov 30, 1978 REG Houston SWC W 88 80 1 0 W 1 L. A. Sports Arena
2 Sat, Dec 2, 1978 REG Utah WAC W 70 56 2 0 W 2 L. A. Sports Arena
3 Wed, Dec 6, 1978 REG @ Stanford Pac-10 W 57 55 3 0 W 3 Maples Pavilion
4 Wed, Dec 13, 1978 REG @ Duke (1) ACC L 65 79 3 1 L 1 Cameron Indoor Stadium
5 Fri, Dec 15, 1978 REG N Xavier Ind L 68 75 3 2 L 2 Stokely Center
6 Sat, Dec 16, 1978 REG N Niagara Ind W 75 68 4 2 W 1 Stokely Center
7 Thu, Dec 21, 1978 REG Kansas (7) Big 8 W 89 83 OT 5 2 W 2 L. A. Sports Arena
8 Tue, Dec 26, 1978 REG @ University of California Pac-10 W 59 54 6 2 W 3 Harmon Gym
9 Fri, Dec 29, 1978 REG N Holy Cross Ind W 78 60 7 2 W 4 Cole Fieldhouse
10 Sat, Dec 30, 1978 REG @ Maryland ACC L 79 83 7 3 L 1 Cole Fieldhouse
11 Fri, Jan 5, 1979 REG Oregon Pac-10 W 70 64 8 3 W 1 L. A. Sports Arena
12 Sat, Jan 6, 1979 REG Oregon State Pac-10 W 76 75 9 3 W 2 L. A. Sports Arena
13 Sat, Jan 13, 1979 REG UCLA (6) Pac-10 L 86 89 9 4 L 1 L. A. Sports Arena
14 Thu, Jan 18, 1979 REG @ Arizona State Pac-10 W 69 65 10 4 W 1 Wells Fargo Arena
15 Sat, Jan 20, 1979 REG @ Texas SWC L 68 87 10 5 L 1 Frank Erwin Center
16 Mon, Jan 22, 1979 REG @ Arizona Pac-10 L 72 74 10 6 L 2 McKale Center
17 Sat, Jan 27, 1979 REG Washington State Pac-10 W 67 61 11 6 W 1 L. A. Sports Arena
18 Tue, Jan 30, 1979 REG Washington Pac-10 W 69 59 12 6 W 2 L. A. Sports Arena
19 Sat, Feb 3, 1979 REG @ Oregon Pac-10 W 87 64 13 6 W 3 McArthur Court
20 Mon, Feb 5, 1979 REG @ Oregon State Pac-10 L 67 70 13 7 L 1 Gill Coliseum
21 Fri, Feb 9, 1979 REG @ UCLA (4) Pac-10 L 94 102 13 8 L 2 Pauley Pavilion
22 Thu, Feb 15, 1979 REG Arizona Pac-10 W 70 67 14 8 W 1 L. A. Sports Arena
23 Sat, Feb 17, 1979 REG Arizona State Pac-10 W 75 59 15 8 W 2 L. A. Sports Arena
24 Thu, Feb 22, 1979 REG @ Washington State Pac-10 W 71 69 16 8 W 3 Friel Court
25 Sat, Feb 24, 1979 REG @ Washington Pac-10 W 61 59 17 8 W 4 Bank of America Arena
26 Thu, Mar 1, 1979 REG Stanford Pac-10 W 79 68 18 8 W 5 L. A. Sports Arena
27 Sat, Mar 3, 1979 REG University of California Pac-10 W 86 64 19 8 W 6 L. A. Sports Arena
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
28 Fri, Mar 9, 1979 NCAA N Utah State PCAA W 86 67 20 8 W 7
29 Sat, Mar 10, 1979 NCAA N DePaul (8) Ind L 78 89 20 9 L 1