Tres Tinkle had 20 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals as Oregon State cruised past Washington State 94-62 on Thursday night.
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Tres Tinkle had 20 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals as Oregon State cruised past Washington State 94-62 on Thursday night.
Drew Eubanks added 18 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks and Alfred Hollins had a career-high 19 points and four steals for the Beavers (12-11, 4-7 Pac-12).
Robert Franks had 17 points and six rebounds and Carter Skaggs had 11 points off the bench for the Cougars (9-14, 1-10), who have lost six in a row.
With the game tied at 24-all, Oregon State went on a 20-0 run spanning the last four minutes of the first half and the first two minutes of the second half.
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“There was turnover, turnover, missed shot, bad shot, turnover, and it was a 13-0 run (at the end of the first half) even with taking timeouts. … There was the game right there,” Washington State coach Ernie Kent said.
Oregon State shot 57 percent for the game, compared to 38 percent for the Cougars.
UCLA knocks off Arizona
TUCSON, Ariz. — Aaron Holiday scored 17 points, Gyorgy Golomon added a career-high 16 and UCLA shot its way past No. 13 Arizona, 82-74.
UCLA (17-7, 8-4 Pac-12) attacked the Wildcats from the opening tip, repeatedly getting to the rim, opening up shots at the perimeter. The Bruins shot 52 percent from the floor and were 11 of 24 from three-point land to win for the third time in their past five games at McKale Center.
Holiday added eight assists, and Thomas Welsh finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Arizona (19-6, 9-3 Pac-12) started slow on offense and labored on defense all night to have its 12-game winning streak in Tucson snapped.
Allonzo Trier led Arizona with 17 points, and DeAndre Ayton added 16 points and 12 rebounds.
Utah beats Stanford
SALT LAKE CITY — Justin Bibbins scored 18 points and Utah led wire-to-wire in a 75-60 victory over Stanford.
The Utes (14-9, 6-6 Pac-12) broke a two-game skid while the Cardinal (13-12, 7-5) watched a two-game win streak end.
Bibbins finished 7 for 9 from the field, including 4 for 4 from behind the arc, as Utah shot 50.0 percent from the field — a season high in conference play. Sedrick Barefield added 17 points and David Collette chipped in 13.
Reid Travis scored a Stanford-high 16 points and had 10 rebounds while Daejon Davis from Garfield High School posted 14 points.
ASU stuns USC
TEMPE, Ariz. — Tra Holder banked in a short jumper with 1.6 seconds to play, and Arizona State scored the last nine points of the game to stun USC 80-78.
The Trojans had the final possession but couldn’t get off a shot from near half-court.
Holder’s 22 points led the Sun Devils (18-6, 6-6 Pac-12), who won the opener of a two-game conference set for the first time this season after losing five in a row. Shannon Evans added 21 points.
Nick Rakocevic scored 19 points and Bennie Boatwright added 18 for USC (17-8, 8-4).
• Joel Berry II scored 21 points and No. 21 host North Carolina (18-7, 7-5 ACC) rallied from 12 down in the first half for an 82-78 win over No. 9 Duke (9-5, 7-4).