Men’s pregame: USC vs. Elon
11/20/2012 10:08 PM
11/20/2012 10:12 PM
WHO: South Carolina 3-0; Elon 3-1
WHEN: 7 p.m. Wednesday
WHERE: Colonial Life Arena
RADIO: WNKT 107.5 FM
SERIES: USC leads 2-1
COACHES: Frank Martin (3-0 in first season at USC, 120-54 in six seasons); Matt Matheny (41-57 in fourth season at Elon and overall)
WHAT TO WATCH FOR: The Gamecocks will be seeking a measure of revenge for last season’s unexpected 58-53 loss at Elon. USC is attempting to reach 4-0 for the first time since the 2009-2010 season. Can USC continue its superb accuracy from the free throw line? Overall, the team is converting 81.7 percent of its charities to lead the SEC and is 23-of-25 (92 percent) at the line with less than five minutes remaining in games. After not reaching 80 points in a game last season, USC has eclipsed the mark in all three games this season.
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