Arizona State vs Arizona

Arizona 68, Arizona St. 51


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

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Arizona State Sun Devils
C. Felix, F344-100-06029
T. Lockett, F292-83-45118
K. Cain, F120-20-00050
R. Pateev, C284-94-561412
K. King, G294-60-01338
J. Gilling240-21-22611
C. Creekmur172-70-04126
C. Colvin160-32-21002
J. Bachynski112-31-22015
Totals 18-5011-1530121951
Arizona Wildcats
S. Hill, F314-93-6103211
J. Perry, F294-67-773016
N. Johnson, G315-81-221414
K. Fogg, G282-60-02436
J. Mayes, G222-62-22328
J. Turner211-24-51206
K. Parrom163-71-13037
B. Lavender90-10-00010
A. Chol70-00-01000
K. Natyazhko50-00-01010
A. Jacobson10-20-00000
Totals 21-4718-2332161668
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