After struggling early, USC erased a 15-point halftime deficit to beat Providence 75-71 in a “First Four” NCAA Tournament matchup in Dayton. The Trojans were down by 17 at one point in the second half before coming back to win. Lets review some tweets from when USC was down big…
— John Coon (@johncoonsports) March 16, 2017
Looks like it may be Providence that SMU beats in a few days.
— Alex Gold (@AlexGold) March 16, 2017
I said USC no doubt. This is why. Just not very good.
— Billy Embody (@BillyEmbody) March 16, 2017
Not much of a contest here in Dayton. USC oles its way to a 44-29 deficit at the half. Jalen Lindsey with 15 for Providence.
— Pete Thamel (@SIPeteThamel) March 16, 2017
Man, Providence ???
— Stacy Ryburn (@stacyryburn) March 16, 2017
If we've learned anything today, it's that Syracuse, not USC, deserved a tournament bid (cc: @NCAA)
— Dave Griffiths (@DaveG_Sports) March 16, 2017
— NCAA March Madness (@marchmadness) March 16, 2017
USC: "I guess I have to tip my hat and call Providence my daddy."
— Ken Fang (@fangsbites) March 16, 2017
Looks like SMU coaches can put on the Providence tape. Shooting clinic vs. USC…
— Tim Cowlishaw (@TimCowlishaw) March 16, 2017
I was nervous for SMU to have to face USC, but dang Providence can ball.
— Tim Roberts (@21stCenturyTim) March 16, 2017
USC's transparent defense getting exposed by Providence. Friars riding a serious HEATER!
— Brad Evans (@YahooNoise) March 16, 2017
Here’s some commentary from rational CBB fans…