WVB Post-Match Notes: USC vs. Marquette

    Aug. 26, 2016

    Recap |  Final Stats


    • USC fell to 34-7 in all-time season openers.
    • The Trojans also fell to 34-7 in all-time home openers, with a 7-3 mark at the Galen Center. 
    • Marquette pulled even in the all-time series with the Trojans at 1-1 and handed USC its first loss to an unranked opponent since Nov. 21, 2014 (at Oregon State). 
    • The Golden Eagles became just the fourth non-conference opponent to claim a victory over the Trojans at the Galen Center. The other three teams to hold that distinction are Hawai'i (2008, 2009), Texas A&M (2014), and Florida (2014). 
    • Junior OPP Niki Withers set a new USC career high with 13 kills. She had 15 kills in 2015. 
    • Freshman OH Alyse Ford recorded a new career mark with eight digs. 
    • Junior S Reni Meyer-Whalley logged the Trojans' first double-double of the season with 25 assists and 11 digs.