Before the season began, Jordan McLaughlin noted that USC’s basketball team had a dynamic offense.
“We have so many weapons,” he said.
It was a new experience for USC, accustomed for years to a place in or near the Pac-12 Conference basement.
McLaughlin was asked how he, the senior point guard, would keep everybody happy.
He did not respond by saying he would spread the ball around. He did not talk about involving everybody. He said USC just had to win.
"That's why the [Golden State] Warriors are so good,” he said. “They don't care who's scoring as long as they end up with a win. That's all they care about."
USC is 3-0 heading into Wednesday’s...