Georgia 63, Southern Cal 59

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 21 points and hit a key late

3-pointer to help Georgia beat USC 63-59 on Saturday in a rare West

Coast appearance for the Bulldogs.

Caldwell-Pope, a freshman, hit four 3-pointers, and Gerald

Robinson scored 17 points for Georgia (5-5), which snapped a

four-game losing skid.

The Bulldogs, one of worst-shooting teams in the nation, shot a

season-high 51 percent. They made 9 of 13 3-pointers.

Alexis Moore scored 18 points to lead USC (4-7), while Maurice

Jones had 11. Aaron Fuller added 10 points.

Caldwell-Pope made a 3-pointer to put Georgia up 60-56 with 43

seconds left. He later added a pair of insurance free throws.