Isaiah Thomas had 10 points and 12 assists for his second double-double in as many nights and Washington (22-10) ended Oregon’s run through the Pac-10 tournament with a 69-51 semifinal victory at the Staples Center.
C.J. Wilcox scored 14 points and Terrence Ross had 13 for the Huskies, who will play top-seeded Arizona on Saturday at 3 p.m. for the Pac-10’s automatic NCAA tournament bid. In any case, both the Huskies and Wildcats are locks to earn spots in the NCAAs.
The Ducks (16-17), who had beaten Arizona State and UCLA the previous two nights, got 18 points and nine rebounds from senior Joevan Catron.