Video: No. 9 USC beats rival No. 12 UCLA in marathon match

Middle attacker Andy Benesh had a team-high 13 kills on a .600 attack percentage to help No. 9 USC defeat its crosstown rival No. 12 UCLA 19-25, 25-22, 14-25, 25-22, 15-11 on Saturday in Los Angeles.

Check out the video highlights of the rivalry match shot by Off the Block special contributor Jonathan Bates. Continue reading

Videos: USC completes comeback vs. UCSB in fifth game OT

Outside attacker Cristian Rivera had a match-high 20 kills and added 12 digs as No. 9 USC rallied from a two-game deficit to beat No. 7 UC Santa Barbara 23-25, 24-26, 25-20, 25-20, 16-14 on Friday in Los Angeles.

Check out the video highlights from the match shot by Off the Block special contributor Jonathan Bates. Continue reading

Penn State, USC outside attackers named Co-National Freshman of Week

Two freshmen will earn a share of a national award after helping lead their teams to victories against top-10 nationally ranked teams during the weekend.

Off the Block announced Monday that Penn State outside attacker Jalen Penrose and USC outside attacker Larry Tuileta were selected as the Off the Block Co-National Freshman of the Week. Continue reading