Golden Bears Top Ducks, 65-50
Jan. 24, 2009
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -Ashley Walker scored 23 points and No. 8 California defeated Oregon 65-50 on Saturday after forcing the Ducks into the worst first half at home in school history.
Cal, which ranks fourth in the nation in scoring defense at 52.1 points per game, trailed 8-7 before ending the first half on a 23-2 run.
The Ducks (7-11, 4-4) were 0-for-17 from the field over the final 12:41 of the first half, and didn't score their first bucket of the second half until the 17:26 mark - going more than 15 minutes without a single point.
By the time Taylor Lilley finally ended the drought, Cal led 34-12.