Recruits are arriving at the Galen Center for the second half of the basketball game. Among those showing up are Paraclete defensive end Lavonte Barnett, Taft of Woodland Hills wide receiver-cornerback Michael Thomas, Corona Centennial quarterback Michael Eubank and Vista of San Diego wide receiver-cornerback Stefan McClure.
The Beavers chip away at the lead as the half ends. Mike Gerrity has 7 points in his last home game while Dwight Lewis and Leonard Washington each scored six. USC shot just 32 percent from the field while Oregon State shot 42 percent.