Friday , Jan , 27 , 2006 C.Y. Ellis

College Basketball Game Capsules

Blacksburg, VA (Sports Network) – Shelden Williams amassed 24 points and 15
rebounds, while J.J. Redick also contributed 24 points to lead second-ranked
Duke to an 80-67 victory over Virginia Tech in an Atlantic Coast Conference
encounter from Cassell Coliseum. Williams, who finished 9-of-14 from the
field, rebounded from a four-point outing in Saturday’s 87-84 loss to 21st-
ranked Georgetown and the Blue Devils (18-1, 6-0 ACC) avenged last season’s
two-point defeat to the Hokies in Blacksburg. Zabian Dowdell scored 21
points in the loss, Virginia Tech’s (10-9, 0-6) fifth in a row.

Final Score: (3) Memphis 73, UAB 66

Memphis, TN (Sports Network) – Darius Washington scored 26 points and went 6-
of-11 from three-point range, as the third-ranked Memphis Tigers beat the
Alabama-Birmingham Blazers 73-66 at the FedExForum. Rodney Carney netted 19
points and Joey Dorsey had 12 along with 16 rebounds for the Tigers (18-2,
4-0 C-USA), who snapped UAB’s 10-game win streak and extended their own run
to seven straight games. Paul Delaney paced the Blazers (14-4, 4-1) with 17
points and seven rebounds.

Final Score: California 71, (10) Washington 69

Berkeley, CA (Sports Network) – Leon Powe had 18 points and 13 rebounds to
lead the California Golden Bears to a 71-69 victory over the 10th-ranked
Washington Huskies at Haas Pavilion. Ayinde Ubaka added 15 points and seven
assists and Omar Wilkes netted 15 points in the win for the Golden Bears
(11-6, 5-3 Pac-10), who have won two of their last three games. Brandon Roy
netted 23 points, nine assists and five rebounds for the Huskies (16-3, 5-3),
who had a four-game winning streak stopped.

Final Score: (17) UCLA 56, Oregon 49

Eugene, OR (Sports Network) – Luc Richard Mbah a Moute had 15 points and 10
rebounds to lead the 17th-ranked UCLA Bruins to a 56-49 win over the Oregon
Ducks at McArthur Court. Jordan Farmar scored 14 points and Arron Afflalo
netted 12 for the Bruins (16-4, 6-2 PAC-10), who have won five of their last
seven games. Brandon Lincoln and Ivan Johnson each scored 10 points for the
Ducks (10-10, 4-3), who have lost two consecutive games.