No. 5 California handles USC in Pac-12 quarters

By The Sports Network
March 8, 2013 - 9:03pm

Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Gennifer Brandon tallied 17 points, 16 rebounds and four steals as the fifth-ranked California Golden Bears defeated Southern California, 78-59, in quarterfinal action of the Pac-12 Tournament.

Afure Jemerigbe and Brittany Boyd each scored 15 -- with Boyd also grabbing nine boards -- and Talia Caldwell donated 12 points and nine rebounds for California (28-2), which will take on UCLA in Saturday's semifinal.

The Trojans (11-20) gave up 1