January 7, 2013 in Sports

Ducks hold off Beavers

 

Damyean Dotson scored 21 points and Oregon used a 9-0 second-half run to hold off rival Oregon State 79-66 in Corvallis, Ore., on Sunday night in the Pac-12 Conference opener for both teams.

E.J. Singler added 15 points and nine rebounds for the Ducks (12-2).

Ahmad Starks had 22 points, and Roberto Nelson 18 for Oregon State (10-4).

The Beavers took a 47-46 lead on Starks’ two free throws with 11:02 remaining. But Oregon took the momentum for good, scoring nine straight points over 31/2 minutes. Arsalan Kazemi’s basket off an offensive rebound gave the Ducks a 55-47 lead with 7:34 remaining. Oregon State got no closer than five after that.

Arizona St. 65, Colorado 56: Carrick Felix scored 20 points, Jordan Bachynski had 16 points and eight blocked shots, and Arizona State pulled away from cold-shooting Colorado down the stretch at Tempe, Ariz.

Jonathan Gilling added 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Sun Devils, who started conference play 2-0 for the first time in five years.

Spencer Dinwiddie led the Buffaloes with 19 points.

Pac-12

Conf.All
Arizona2-014-0
Arizona St.2-013-2
UCLA2-012-3
Oregon1-012-2
Washington1-09-5
California1-19-5
USC1-16-9
Oregon St.0-110-4
Washington St.0-19-5
Colorado0-210-4
Stanford0-29-6
Utah0-28-6

Sunday’s results

Arizona St. 65, Colorado 56

Oregon 79, Oregon St. 66

WCC

Conf.All
Gonzaga2-015-1
BYU2-012-4
Saint Mary’s1-012-3
San Diego1-08-8
Santa Clara1-112-4
Pepperdine1-19-6
Loyola Marymount0-27-8
San Francisco0-27-8
Portland0-27-10

WAC

Conf.All
Utah State4-013-1
Louisiana Tech3-012-3
San Jose St.3-18-6
Denver3-17-7
Idaho2-16-7
New Mexico St.2-28-8
Texas-Arlington1-26-6
Seattle U0-35-8
UT San Antonio0-44-10
Texas State0-44-12

Sunday’s result

Denver 75, UT San Antonio 50

Around the league

Marcus Byrd had 12 points as Denver defeated visiting Texas-San Antonio. The Pioneers have won three in a row. Denver made 14 3-pointers in the game, with nine players having at least one.

Big Sky

Conf.All
Weber St.4-09-3
Montana4-08-4
Southern Utah3-05-7
Montana St.2-25-7
Northern Arizona2-25-9
Sacramento St.1-26-5
North Dakota1-34-9
Portland St.1-33-8
Northern Colorado1-33-9
EWU1-33-11
Idaho St.1-32-11

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