Gibson a perfect 10 as USC rolls

Updated: March 20, 2009, 9:47 PM ET
By Adam Rittenberg

MINNEAPOLIS --Tim Floyd gambled and won.

USC star forward Taj Gibson picked up his fourth foul with 6:40 remaining and the Trojans up nine, but Floyd left the junior in the game. Gibson had fouled out of five previous games this season, but he continued to stay and play.

Gibson put the Trojans up 58-48 with a smooth hook, his 10th field goal in as many attempts. The junior from Brooklyn has dominated the post, and USC is on its way to the second round, continuing its remarkable ...

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