14 FB Whiteout Alert
MEMBER SIGN IN
Don't have an account? Click Here
Pac-12 Networks Switch Now Ad
Arizona Drops In-State Foe Arizona State, 68-51
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Release: 12/31/2011
Send Mail Print RSS
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Related Links

Dec. 31, 2011

Boxscore as a PDF File Get Acrobat Reader

Box Score |  Quotes |  Photo Gallery 1  |  Photo Gallery 2 

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Defending conference regular-season champion Arizona got 16 points from Jesse Perry and 14 from Nick Johnson, taking control early and beating Arizona State 68-51 in the teams' Pac-12 opener on Saturday.

The Wildcats (10-4) were up by 14 at the half and by as many as 24 in the second half.

Arizona State (4-9) cut the lead to 13 twice but could get no closer. Rusian Pateev scored a career-high 12 for the Sun Devils, who are off to their worst start since 1986-87, when they also opened 4-9. No other Arizona State player reached double figures.

Solomon Hillhad 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Wildcats, who made 8 of 20 3-pointers, including 3 of 5 for Johnson.

Arizona Men's Basketball
PLACEHOLDER
Cancer Awareness Campaign
Where is the world is Brian Jeffries?
Weekly Fan Poll
Dex
Live Stats