Jan. 7, 2013
The Wildcats pulled it out, though, thanks to a pair of free throws by Mark Lyons with 7.2 seconds left and some lucky bounces off the rim and backboard on DuBois' shot.
Arizona is off to its best start since opening the 1931-32 season with 16 straight wins, but it hasn't been particularly easy over the past few weeks.
"We are not playing well. We are nowhere where we need to be," Arizona coach Sean Miller said. "Sometimes you hit a peak when you're playing so well and think no one in the country can beat you. Once in a while you don't play well and are reminded how difficult it is to win every game. We got through a weekend where the difference was very few points, but we were able to win both."