NCAA Tournament History for Southern Cal

+ indicates wins over a higher seeded team.
- indicates losses to a lower seeded team.

Overall Record: 17-21, 0.447

YearConferenceRegionSeed
Results
2021Pac-10West6
  • beat W 11 Drake 72-56
  • +beat W 3 Kansas 85-51
  • beat W 7 Oregon 82-68
  • lost to W 1 Gonzaga 66-85
  • 2017Pac-10East11
  • beat E 22 Providence 75-71
  • +beat E 6 SMU 66-65
  • lost to E 3 Baylor 78-82
  • 2016Pac-10East8
  • -lost to E 9 Providence 69-70
  • 2011Pac-1022
  • lost to SW 11 VCU 46-59
  • 2009Pac-10Midwest10
  • +beat M 7 Boston College 72-55
  • lost to M 2 Michigan St 69-74
  • 2008Pac-10Midwest6
  • -lost to M 11 Kansas St 67-80
  • 2007Pac-10East5
  • beat E 12 Arkansas 77-60
  • +beat E 4 Texas 87-68
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 64-74
  • 2002Pac-10South4
  • -lost to S 13 UNC Wilmington 89-93, OT
  • 2001Pac-10East6
  • beat E 11 Oklahoma St 69-54
  • +beat E 3 Boston College 74-71
  • +beat E 2 Kentucky 80-76
  • lost to E 1 Duke 69-79
  • 1997Pac-10Southeast11
  • lost to SE 6 Illinois 77-90
  • 1992Pac-10Midwest2
  • beat M 15 UL-Monroe 84-54
  • -lost to M 7 Georgia Tech 78-79
  • 1991Pac-10Southeast10
  • lost to SE 7 Florida St 72-75
  • 1985Pac-10Midwest8
  • -lost to M 9 Illinois St 55-58
  • 1982Pac-10West9
  • lost to W 8 Wyoming 58-61
  • 1979Pac-10West7
  • beat W 10 Utah St 86-67
  • lost to W 2 DePaul 78-89
  • 1961Pac-10West
  • beat Oregon 81-79
  • lost to Arizona St 71-86
  • lost to Loyola-Marymnt 67-69
  • 1960Pac-10West
  • lost to Utah 73-80
  • 1954Pac-10West
  • beat Idaho St 73-59
  • beat Santa Clara 66-65, 2 OT
  • lost to Bradley 72-74
  • lost to Penn State 61-70
  • 1940Pac-10West
  • beat Colorado 38-32
  • lost to Kansas 42-43