[Arizona Daily Star] - While preparing for a preseason trip to Brazil, the Trojans lost big man Curtis Washington to a torn labrum, and things went quickly downhill from there. Standout point guard Jio Fontan tore an ACL in Brazil and was lost for the season, and during the
[BeaverFootball.com (subscription)] - USC had some bad luck to start the season, losing starting point guard Jio Fontan to a torn ACL and reserve forward Curtis Washington to a labrum injury before the first game even started. The loss of Fontan was enough for the Trojans to start
[Arizona Daily Star (blog)] - Center Curtis Washington, as well as forwards Evan Smith and Aaron Fuller, to torn labrums. And center James Blasczyk, while able to play games, does not practice most of the time because of a bone bruise and mid-foot sprain he suffered on Nov. 17.
[University of Southern California Official Athletic Site] - 26), Dewayne Dedmon suffered an injury likely ending his season meaning USC now has five scholarship players who have suffered season-ending injuries: Dedmon (knee), Jio Fontan (knee), Fuller (labrum), Evan Smith (labrum) and Curtis Washington (labrum)
[Arizona Daily Wildcat] - USC then lost 6-foot-6 forward Aaron Fuller, 6-foot-7 forward Evan Smith and 6-foot-10 forward Curtis Washington — two starters and a rotation player — for the season to injury. The run of bad luck wasn't even close to over, however.