Pac-10 Men's and Women's Basketball Round-Up
Wildcats Win Big Against Bethune-Cookman, 78-45
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -Derrick Williams scored 19 points and Arizona overpowered Bethune-Cookman in the second half for a 78-45 victory Tuesday night.
No. 13 Washington Falls To Kentucky, 74-67
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) -Terrence Jones had 16 points and 17 rebounds, and Brandon Knight scored 24 points to help No. 8 Kentucky hold off No. 13 Washington 74-67 in the Maui Invitational semifinals Tuesday night.
Ducks Fly Past Tigers, 75-52
EUGENE - A late first-half surge propelled the Oregon men's basketball team to a dominant, 75-52, victory over Texas Southern at McArthur Court on Tuesday night.
Cougars Top Portland, 84-68
SEATTLE (AP) - Klay Thompson scored Washington State's first nine points and 18 of his 35 in the first half, and the Cougars nearly blew all of an early 20-point lead before pulling away from Portland 84-68 on Tuesday night.
Women's Hoops Pull Upset Over No. 17 Georgia, 71-63
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Ashley Corral scored 15 points, including two key 3-pointers, to help USC upset No. 17 Georgia during a 71-63 victory on Tuesday night.
California Tames Bulldogs
The California Golden Bear women's basketball team won their third game of the season when they defeated the Yale Bulldogs, 64-41, in Haas Pavilion Tuesday night. Talia Caldwell set career highs in points (17) and rebounds (16) as one of two Bears to log double doubles in the game.
Kingma Explodes For 30, But Dawgs Fall 59-58 To Kent State
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - As Tia Jackson left the Washington locker room, she pulled her star player aside and embraced her. Despite the decision, she told Kristi Kingma and the rest of the Huskies they had nothing to hang their heads at.