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Roundup: Moore scores 38 to lead Purdue to upset of Ohio State

Purdue guard E'Twaun Moore shoots over Ohio State forward Jared Sullinger on Sunday. (Associated Press)
Purdue guard E'Twaun Moore shoots over Ohio State forward Jared Sullinger on Sunday. (Associated Press)

E’Twaun Moore scored a career-high 38 points to lead No. 11 Purdue past No. 2 Ohio State 76-63 on Sunday, in West Lafayette, Ind..

Moore tied a career high with seven 3-pointers. He surpassed 2,000 points during a flurry of 13 in the final 3:49 of the first half, becoming the fifth player in school history to reach the milestone.

JaJuan Johnson added 13 points and six rebounds for Purdue (22-5, 11-3 Big Ten).

Jared Sullinger scored 25 points for the Buckeyes (25-2, 12-2).

Cal 76, UCLA 72 (OT)

Jorge Gutierrez scored 34 points, Markhuri Sanders-Frison had 12 points and California held on to beat UCLA 76-72 in overtime in Berkeley, Calif., to snap a four-game losing streak in thrilling fashion.

The Bears blew a 12-point lead and overcame Malcolm Lee’s stunning buzzer-beater at the end of regulation to finally snap their skid. Star freshman Allen Crabbe returned after missing the last two games with a concussion to score eight points, grab seven rebounds and help Cal (14-13, 7-8 Pac-10) stay above .500.

Lee had 19 points for the Bruins (19-8, 10-4).

Duke 79, Georgia Tech 57

Nolan Smith scored 28 points and No. 5 Duke made its case to return to the top of the national rankings by routing Georgia Tech 79-57 in Durham, N.C.

Kyle Singler added 15 points and Ryan Kelly had 10 for the Blue Devils (25-2, 12-1 ACC). A technical foul on coach Mike Krzyzewski inspired the overwhelming run that carried Duke to its sixth straight win and 10th in a row in conference play.

Iman Shumpert and Moe Miller had 13 points apiece, but they couldn’t keep the Yellow Jackets (11-15, 3-9) from losing their sixth straight conference game.

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