Boxscore
Arizona 57, Washington 53
Thursday, January 31, 2013 9:00 PM
Location - Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion, Seattle, Washington
Officials - Tom Eades, Gregory Nixon, Michael Reed
Attendance - 8535

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Arizona 23 34 57
Washington 28 25 53

Recap

No. 8 Arizona 57, Washington 53: Nick Johnson had 15 points, four steals and three blocks to help the visiting Wildcats end a five-game losing streak on the Huskies’ home floor in Pac-12 play.

Solomon Hill, Mark Lyons and Kaleb Tarczewski added 10 points apiece as Arizona (18-2, 6-2 Pac-12) moved within one game of first-place Oregon in the Pac-12.

Scott Suggs and C.J. Wilcox each scored 11 points as Washington (12-9, 4-4) lost a fourth consecutive game for the first time since the 2007-08 campaign. Aziz N’Diaye chipped in 10 points, 11 rebounds and three blocked shots.

The Wildcats had a five-point lead with six minutes left before Washington scored seven straight points, with Wilcox sinking the Huskies’ only 3-pointer of the night for a 48-46 lead with 4:37 left. Arizona regained the lead on Johnson’s driving basket with 2:05 left and Johnson made three free throws in the final 41 seconds to protect the lead.

Washington jumped out to a 16-5 advantage in the opening seven-plus minutes. Arizona rallied to take a 21-20 lead on Johnson’s basket with 4:36 left in the half before the Huskies finished strong for a 28-23 lead at the break.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
Both teams were hounded by sloppy play and committed 17 turnovers apiece. … Abdul Gaddy also scored 10 points for the Huskies. … The teams were a combined 4-of-30 from 3-point range - Arizona went 3-of-18 and Washington was 1-for-12.

Arizona Wildcats

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Mark Lyons 34:00 5-14 0-4 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 0 10
Solomon Hill 36:00 5-12 0-4 0-0 1 2 3 2 3 1 2 1 10
Nick Johnson 34:00 4-12 1-2 6-8 1 5 6 3 2 4 3 3 15
Brandon Ashley 22:00 1-3 0-0 1-2 3 3 6 0 2 0 2 0 3
Kaleb Tarczewski 29:00 2-5 0-0 6-7 3 5 8 0 5 0 2 0 10
Kevin Parrom 26:00 2-6 2-5 1-2 1 3 4 1 0 0 3 1 7
Grant Jerrett 13:00 1-5 0-3 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2
Angelo Chol 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jordin Mayes 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Gabe York 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-57 3-18 14-19 10 21 31 7 14 5 17 6 57
  35.1% 16.7% 73.7% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 17

Washington Huskies

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Scott Suggs 36:00 3-9 0-4 5-6 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 11
Abdul Gaddy 31:00 5-11 0-1 0-0 1 3 4 6 2 3 6 1 10
C.J. Wilcox 30:00 4-16 1-5 2-3 1 3 4 1 4 2 2 1 11
Aziz N'Diaye 37:00 4-9 0-1 2-6 4 7 11 0 2 0 3 3 10
Desmond Simmons 18:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 3 0 0 1 2
Shawn Kemp Jr. 20:00 3-5 0-0 1-2 1 0 1 0 3 0 1 1 7
Andrew Andrews 24:00 1-4 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 3 1 0 3 0 2
Jernard Jarreau 4:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 21-57 1-12 10-17 7 19 26 10 17 5 17 8 53
  36.8% 8.3% 58.8% Team Rebs: 9   Total TO: 17