Central Arkansas vs Arizona State

Arizona St. 79, Cent. Arkansas 64

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TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Jordan Bachynski had 17 points and 11 rebounds, Jahii Carson was steady in his debut and Arizona State used a big first-half run to roll over Central Arkansas 79-64 in its season opener Saturday night.

Uneven early, the Sun Devils broke it open with a 20-2 run late in the first half and never let the Bears back in it, forcing 19 turnovers while Bachynski blocked a school-record nine shots.

Carson didn't look like a player who hadn't played in nearly two years, scoring 14 points while handing out five assists. Evan Gordon, a transfer who sat out last season, added 14 points for the Sun Devils.

Central Arkansas, opening its third season under former NBA player Corliss Williamson, struggled against Arizona State's pressure and had no one who could match up with Bachynski inside.

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Central Arkansas Bears
J. Garner, F334-112-262011
J. Harks, F286-134-5102516
L. Miles, G334-190-28428
R. Williams, G282-51-34227
D. McClure, G244-100-01329
D. Berete183-61-24237
T. Brown142-40-07134
L. Brown110-10-01020
Z. Padgett71-10-01002
O. Wells30-00-00010
A. Ridley10-00-00000
Totals 26-708-1446162064
 37.1%57.1% 
Arizona State Sun Devils
J. Gilling, F354-90-062111
J. Bachynski, C308-101-3120217
C. Felix, G313-111-211027
E. Gordon, G314-165-881114
J. Carson, G305-113-625215
C. Colvin214-73-625211
E. Jacobsen130-20-01210
R. Pateev72-30-05114
B. Barnes20-00-00000
Totals 30-6913-2547161279
 43.5%52% 
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Abil Chr.6-912-14292
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Oregon14-225-47
UCLA11-324-319
California9-618-939
USC8-621-631
Utah8-717-1093
Colorado6-916-12104
Arizona St.6-913-15133
Stanford5-913-1369
Wash. State5-1012-15154
Washington2-139-18207
Oregon St.1-145-23291
 
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ND 58
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