Friday , Jan , 19 , 2007 C.Y. Ellis

Top-25 College Basketball Game Capsules

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – Darren Collison had 16 points and handed
out five assists, as the third-ranked UCLA Bruins defeated the Arizona State
Sun Devils, 60-50, in Pac-10 action at the Pauley Pavilion. Arron Afflalo
netted 13 points, while Josh Shipp had 12 for the Bruins (16-1, 5-1), who
have won all 10 of their home games this season. Michael Roll finished
with eight points in the win. Christian Polk scored 16 points and Allen
Morill had 11 points and seven rebounds for the Sun Devils (6-12, 0-7), who
have lost eight in a row and were held to fewer than 60 points for the fifth
straight game.

Final Score: (9) Oregon 66, Stanford 59

Eugene, OR (Sports Network) – Aaron Brooks scored 19 points and grabbed 10
rebounds to lead ninth-ranked Oregon to a 66-59 victory over Stanford at
McArthur Court. Brooks finished just 4-of-13 from the field but converted all
10 of his free throws while Tajuan Porter poured in 15 points for the Ducks
(17-1, 5-1 Pac-10), who have won four straight since their 84-82 defeat to USC
on January 4. Bryce Taylor added 14 points and Malik Hairston pulled down nine
boards for Oregon, which shot a disappointing 29 percent in the game. Lawrence
Hill netted 13 points and Fred Washington donated 12 points with eight
rebounds for the Cardinal (11-5, 3-3), which had a three-game winning streak
snapped. Robin Lopez contributed 10 points with seven boards in defeat.

Final Score: USC 80, (11) Arizona 73

Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) – Nick Young’s game-high 30 points sent the
USC Trojans to an 80-73 upset over 11th-ranked Arizona at Galen Center.
Lodrick Stewart scored 18 and Gabe Pruitt contributed 16 for USC (14-5, 4-2
Pac-10), which has won three of four. Young and Taj Gibson recorded eight
rebounds apiece. Marcus Williams and Mustafa Shakur posted 19 points each
for Arizona (13-4, 4-3), which has lost three of four. Ivan Radenovic added 15
and a game-high 10 rebounds, while Chase Budinger contributed 14 points in a
losing cause.

Final Score: (14) Duke 62, Wake Forest 40

Durham, NC (Sports Network) – Greg Paulus scored 17 points, and the 14th-
ranked Duke Blue Devils cruised to a 62-40 thrashing of the Wake Forest Demon
Deacons. Josh McRoberts scored 11 points and grabbed eight rebounds for the
Blue Devils (15-3, 2-2 ACC), who had lost two of three entering the game.
Gerald Henderson, DeMarcus Nelson, and Jon Sheyer added nine points each for
Duke. Kyle Visser scored 12 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Demon
Deacons (9-8, 1-4), who have lost three straight. Ishmael Smith scored nine
points for Wake Forest.

Final Score: (15) Nevada 85, Fresno State 75

Reno, NV (Sports Network) – Marcelus Kemp scored a game-high 22 points,
including 15 in the second half, and dished out seven assists to lead No. 15
Nevada to an 85-75 romp of Fresno State at Lawlor Events Center. Nick Fazekas
recorded his 53rd career double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds for
the Wolf Pack (17-1, 5-0 Western Athletic Conference), who have won 10
consecutive games. Denis Ikovlev added 18 points while Ramon Sessions
had 14 and pulled down nine boards in the win.