January 20, 2012 in Sports

Oregon State ends long losing streak to UCLA


Jared Cunningham had 21 points and Devon Collier 20 as Oregon State pulled away in the second half to defeat UCLA 87-84 Thursday night at Corvallis, Ore.

Angus Brandt added 13 points and five assists for the Beavers (12-7, 2-5 Pac-12), who ended a 13-game losing streak to the Bruins dating to 2005.

Lazeric Jones had 17 points and eight assists for UCLA (10-8, 3-3). David Wear and Travis Wear added 16 points each, and Jerime Anderson had 11 points and nine assists.

Oregon 65, USC 62: Garrett Sim scored 20 points and the Ducks (14-5, 5-2) made five 3-pointers in the second half to hold off the Trojans (5-14, 0-6) at Eugene, Ore.

Devoe Joseph added 16 points and Olu Ashaolu had 11 for the Ducks, who have won three straight and are off to their best start since going 18-1 in 2006-07.

Colorado 69, Arizona State 54: Andre Roberson and Spencer Dinwiddie each scored 12 points and the Buffaloes (12-6, 4-2) downed the Sun Devils (6-12, 2-4) at Boulder, Colo.

Sun Devils leading scorer Trent Lockett (13.9 ppg) was held out after spraining his right ankle in last week’s victory over Oregon State.

Arizona 77, Utah 51: Kyle Fogg and Kevin Parrom each had 12 points to overcome the ejection of Solomon Hill and the Wildcats (12-6, 3-2) whipped the Utes (4-14, 1-5) at Salt Lake City.

Nick Johnson had 11 points and Josiah Turner had 10 points as the Wildcats made 12 of 24 from 3-point range and buried the depleted Utes.

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