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Basketball: A four-way logjam at the top of Pac-12

Washington and Colorado have moved into a four-way tie for first place with Cal and Oregon . . .

   — Washington 60, Arizona State 54: Tony Wroten Jr. scored 22 points and C.J. Wilcox, back in action after missing three games with a three fracture in his hip, made four free throws in the final 27 seconds for the visiting Huskies (13-7, 6-2). UW trailed 24-22 at halftime, then outscored the Sun Devils (6-14, 2-6) 14-1 to open the second half. Freshman Jonathan Gilling scored a career-high 20 points, including five 3-pointers, for ASU.

   – Colorado 76, USC 50: Andre Roberson had 13 points and 10 rebounds for his 12th double-double of the season and the Buffaloes (14-6, 6-2)improved to 12-1 at Boulder got their first road victory in Pac-12 play.  The Trojans (5-16, 0-8) shot 32 percent and dropped their ninth straight game. 

   – UCLA 76, Utah 49: Joshua Smith scored 14 points and David Wear and Jerime Anerson each added 13 for the Bruins (11-9, 4-4). The Utes (5-15, 2-6) shot 37 percent and remain winless at 0-7 on the road.

   – Arizona 85, Washington State 61: Kyle Fogg scored 18 of his 20 points in the first half and Solomon Hill had 17 points and 11 rebounds for the Wildcats (14-7, 5-3). The visiting Cougars (11-9, 3-5), fresh off a home sweep of Stanford and Cal, fell to 0-4 on the road in the Pac-12. Brock Motum scored 18 points but shot just 4 for 13.

Elsewhere . . .

   — Saint Mary’s College (20-2, 9-0 WCC) beat Loyola Marymount 71-64 in Los Angeles, reaching 20 wins earlier than any time in school history. The Gaels have won 11 in a row and are 126-31 since the start of the 2007-08 season.

Jeff Faraudo

  • marc

    Colorado played on the road Jeff

  • Jeff Faraudo

    Thanks for the catch, Marc

  • rollonubears

    4 way logjam sounds like a movie title.

  • http://capitolgoldbuyers.com BlakeStreetBear

    Rollon, didn’t you mean *movie* title?

    Looking fwd to the Big Basketball Game Sunday! Monty will undoubtedly find ways to exploit a decent ljsu team given 8 days of prep. Looking forward to a furd court mopping! Go Bears!

  • ondal

    USC’s Dedmon out for the season. What a disaster for the Trojans.