02 Feb Jon Cartu Announces: Here is the latest Pac-12 Conference sports news from The A…
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Matt Bradley scored 23 points to overcome a pair of missed free throws in the final 20 seconds, and California beat Oregon State 69-67 on Saturday afternoon. Andre Kelly had 14 points and six rebounds and Paris Austin scored 11 points for California. The Golden Bears had lost three of their previous four before holding off the Beavers. Tres Tinkle had 19 points and seven rebounds for Oregon State and Alfred Hollins added 14 points, including seven straight on free throws in the second half.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyler Bey scored 16 points and No. 20 Colorado routed Southern California 78-57 to salvage a road split in Los Angeles. The Buffaloes lost by four points at UCLA on Thursday. Against the Trojans, they took command with 8 1/2 minutes to go in the first half and kept the pressure on. Colorado improved to 17-5 overall and 6-3 in the Pac-12. Isaiah Mobley scored 12 points and Jonah Mathews and Onyeka Okongwu added 11 points each for the Trojans. They fell to 17-5 overall and 6-3 in league play.
SEATTLE (AP) — Remy Martin scored 19 points to lead five Arizona State players in double figures, and the Sun Devils held off Washington in the closing minutes for a 87-83 win. The Sun Devils stayed in the middle of the conference race by rebounding from its last-second loss at Washington State earlier in the week. Martin led the Sun Devils on a night most of the scoring seemed to come from the free-throw line. Rob Edwards, Romello White and Alonzo Verge Jr. each added 18 points for the Sun Devils. Washington lost its fifth straight in a season that has been defined by close losses. Marcus Tsohonis led the Huskies with 19 points.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Stone Gettings scored 19 points, Nico Mannion added 14 and Zeke Nnaji had 10 to lead Arizona to a 66-49 victory over Washington State. The Wildcats used a 20-4 run that was highlighted by a breakaway dunk from Mannion. Washington State was held scoreless for six and half minutes during the stretch and trailed 32-23 at the break. Isaac Bonton had 15 points to lead the Cougars. CJ Elleby was held to just seven points. It was the eight consecutive win for Arizona in Pullman and the Wildcats first Pac-12 Conference road sweep in more than a year.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu had 24 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds to lead the No. 3 Oregon Ducks over the Colorado Buffaloes 101-53.Ionescu notched her 23rd career triple-double and her fifth of the season in just 27 minutes. With the Ducks leading by 41 after three quarters Ionescu sat out the final 10 minutes. Satou Sabally added 17 points, Minyon Moore had 15 and Ruthy Hebard added 10. Oregon (19-2, 9-1 Pac-12) showed no signs of overlooking the Buffaloes ahead of its top-five showdown at Connecticut on Monday night. Emma Clarke scored 18 and Mya Hollingshed added 11 for Colorado (14-7, 3-7).
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mikayla Pivec had 20 points, 12 rebounds and five assists to lead No. 10 Oregon State to a 77-65 victory over Utah. Her best shot of the day didn’t even count as the senior swished a fullcourt shot after the first quarter buzzer sounded. Kat Tudor added 16 points and Aleah Goodman chipped in 11 for the Beavers (18-4, 6-4 Pac-12. Oregon State beat the Utes for the 12th straight time going back to 2013.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Aari McDonald scored 27 points on 10-of-15 shooting and No. 16 Arizona beat No. 8 UCLA 92-66 for their first win over a top 10 team since 2004. Sam Thomas added 20 points as the Wildcats got off to a hot start, took a big lead and never allowed the Bruins back into the game. Michaela Onyenwere had 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead UCLA (18-2, 7-2). Guard Charisma Osborne added 14 points.
SEATTLE (AP) — Lexie Hull had 17 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 6 Stanford used a pair of big first-half runs to roll past Washington 58-41. The Cardinal won their fourth straight following their lone conference loss against Oregon two weeks ago. It was Stanford’s eighth straight win over Washington. Kiana Williams was the only other Stanford player in double figures with 16 points. JaQuaya Miller led Washington with 10 points. Haley Van Dyke and T.T. Watkins each scored nine.
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