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BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Payton Pritchard scored 21 points and broke Oregon’s all-time assists record in leading the No. 11 Ducks to a 77-72 victory over California. Chris Duarte added 19 points as Oregon remained on top of the conference standings with the victory Thursday night. Matt Bradley scored a season-high 27 points to lead Cal.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA defeated No. 20 Colorado 72-68 behind a career-high 30 points by Chris Smith. The victory was the Bruins' first over a ranked team in three tries this season and got them back to .500 in the Pac-12 standings. McKinley Wright IV scored 11 of his 14 points in the second half for the Buffaloes, whose two-game winning streak ended. He scored seven of Colorado's final 11 points when the Buffs made it close, but the Bruins hit six of 10 free throws to close out the victory.
SEATTLE (AP) — Jemarl Baker Jr. made his fourth 3-pointer with 42 seconds remaining to give Arizona the lead, and the Wildcats held off Washington for a 75-72 win. Arizona closed the game on a 11-3 run. The Wildcats held the Huskies to just one field goal over the final 6 ½ minutes. Baker had nine of the 11 points during the run and finished with a game-high 17 points off the bench for the Wildcats. Nico Mannion added 16 points and Stone Gettings had 13. RaeQuan Battle led Washington with 14 points off the bench.
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Jarod Lucas scored a season-high 21 points, Kylor Kelly matched his season-high with seven blocks and Oregon State ended a four-game losing streak to Stanford with a 68-63 victory. Tres Tinkle added 15 points and Ethan Thompson had 14 for the Beavers, who also ended a four-game slide. Oscar da Silva scored 22 points and had eight rebounds to lead Stanford, which has lost three straight. An offensive rebound and layup by da Silva brought the Cardinal within 65-63 with 20 seconds left but Oregon State made its free throws.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nick Rakocevic scored 16 points with 15 rebounds, Elijah Weaver added 14 points and Southern California rallied for a 56-52 victory over Utah win for the fourth time in the past five games. Onyeka Okongwu added 11 points and 11 rebounds, while Jonah Mathews had 13 points, as the Trojans used a 12-0 run midway through the second half to erase a nine-point deficit. Timmy Allen scored 13 points and Branden Carlson added 11 for the Utes. But Carlson missed two free throws with 42 seconds remaining that would have given the Utes the lead.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — CJ Elleby made a step-back 3-pointer with four seconds left to lead Washington State to a 67-65 victory over Arizona State. Elleby finished with 27 points and 12 rebounds for his third double-double of the season. He shot 8 of 19 from the field, and 7 of 11 from the free-throw line. Isaac Bonton had 12 points, seven assists and four steals for the Cougars. Remy Martin, the Pac-12’s leading scorer at 19.7 points per game, struggled for Arizona State, had 12 points. He scored fewer than 20 points for the first time in Pac-12 play.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Satou Sabally scored 23 points and Ruthy Hebard added 21 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 3 Oregon to a 90-63 victory over Utah. Sabrina Ionescu had 10 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds and Erin Boley added 11 points and six rebounds for the Ducks. Oregon earned its sixth straight win Thursday night and swept the season series. Kemery Martin scored 15 points to lead the Utes. Utah dropped its second straight game against a Top 10 opponent.
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