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March 11, 2011 at 4:30 PM

USC suspends Kevin O’Neill from Pac-10 Tournament

Kevin O’Neill apologized for engaging in a verbal altercation last night with an Arizona booster, however, USC suspended the men’s basketball coach from the Pac-10 Tournament.
“We have met with various parties who have knowledge of the incident,” USC athletic director Pat Haden said Friday in a statement. “Based on the information we have gathered, I am immediately suspending Coach O’Neill for the balance of the Pac-10 Conference Tournament. We also have set forth additional discipline that will remain private.”
Assistant coach Bob Cantu leads No. 4 seed USC, which plays No. 1 Arizona at 6:10 p.m. tonight in the conference semifinals.

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