Sun Devils Hold Off Huskies In OT
SEATTLE (AP) - Sean Redhage scored eight of his career-high 29 points inovertime as Arizona State beat Washington 79-77 on Saturday.
The Huskies had the ball for the final 10 seconds of the game, but failed totake a shot.
Redhage scored the first five points of overtime as Arizona State jumped outto a 72-67 lead, but Will Conroy hit two 3-pointers as Washington answered withan 8-0 run.
With Washington leading 77-76, Curtis Millage's 15-foot baseline jumper with24 seconds remaining put the Sun Devils ahead for good. Redhage made one of twofree throws with 11 seconds left to conclude the scoring.
Jamal Hill scored 14 points and Ike Diogu 11 for Arizona State (15-7, 7-4Pac-10).
Nate Robinson scored a career-high 20 points and Conroy added 16 forWashington (8-12, 3-8).
It was the second overtime loss in as many games for Washington, which fellto No. 2 Arizona 88-85 on Thursday.
The Sun Devils led by five points with under a minute to play in regulation,but missed five of six free-throw attempts in the final 32.7 seconds to openthe door for Washington.
Conroy made a layup with 17.1 seconds remaining and, following two missedfree throws by Millage one second later, Doug Wrenn made a 3-footer with 7.9seconds left to tie the game.
Arizona State had one final chance in regulation, but Millage missed on adesperation 3-pointer as time expired.
For only the second time in conference play this season, Washington shotbetter than 50 percent from the field, but the Sun Devils dominated theoffensive boards, 17-6.
The Sun Devils led for the entire first half, but the second half saw 12lead changes.