Corvallis, OR (SportsNetwork.com) - Gary Payton II led the way with
21 points and 10 rebounds, as the Oregon State Beavers downed the
USC Trojans, 59-55, in a Pac-12 showdown at Gill Coliseum.
For the Beavers (14-5, 5-2 Pac-12), Jarmal Reid added 14 points,
Olaf Schaftenaar tallied 11 points and Malcolm Duvivier posted nine
points, five rebounds and five assists.
Katin Reinhardt led the Trojans (9-10, 1-6) with 17 points, while
Nikola Jovanovic scored 13 points and Jordan McLaughlin finished
with seven assists.