USC - University of Southern California Trojans Men's Basketball Game, in Los Angeles, California, takes place November 01, 2013 and ends in March. This College Men's Basketball event is sponsored by USC Athletics Ticket Office and will be located at Galen Center.
The University of Southern California (USC) Trojans men's basketball games are filled with excitement. The atmosphere of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) basketball games are always noisy, passionate and fun. Spectators of the games include students, alumni and fans of the sport - all who are passionate about USC basketball.
The USC Trojans play in the Galen Center on the USC Campus in Los Angeles, CA. The Galen Center has a seating capacity of 10,000 people but the volume level may sound more like 20,000 people. Spectators of college basketball games are usually on their feet for the whole game as they try to rally the home team to victory with both traditional and creative cheers.
A campus club called the Trojan Fever Fanatics was created for the sole purpose of creating an exciting atmosphere that could inspire the USC Trojans. The Trojan Fever Fanatics create fun cheers that unite the spectators in the Galen Center.
The atmosphere can be especially exhilirating during games against USC rivals, the UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles) Bruins. Both teams are in the Pacific-12 (previously Pac-10) Conference.
Although the University of Southern California is more well-known for its football program, the Trojans have also produced recognizable names in basketball. Young stars like O.J. Mayo and DeMar DeRozan are two Trojan alumni who have recently made it into the National Basketball Association (NBA). Other popular professional basketball figures from USC are Paul Westphal, Gus Williams and Tex Winter.
The Galen Center has concessions stands and merchandise stores for their visitors but the main attraction of a USC Trojans basketball game is the game itself. NCAA basketball games feature the nation's up-and-coming stars. Fans can take this time to watch players who may be selected in future NBA drafts and be dazzled by their skills on the court. Fans can also witness special occurrences when the atmosphere of the arena and the adrenaline coursing through a player's veins could lead to extraordinary feats and abilities nobody ever knew he could do. Any fan of the game will enjoy attending a USC men's basketball game.