Oregon 68, Oklahoma St. 55

Thursday, March 21, 2013 4:40 PM
Location - HP Pavilion, San Jose, California
Officials - Bill Ek, Bryan Kersey, Tim Nestor
Attendance - 18836

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Oregon 37 31 68
Oklahoma St. 26 29 55

Recap


Oregon 68, Oklahoma State 55: Damyean Dotson scored 17 points and Arsalan Kazemi had 11 points and 17 rebounds as the 12th-seeded Ducks scored the upset in the NCAA Tournament second-round game in San Jose, Calif.

Dominic Artis scored 11 of his 13 points in the second half and recorded a team-high four steals for Oregon, which will play fourth-seeded Saint Louis on Saturday. Carlos Emory added 12 points off the bench for the Ducks (27-8) in their first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2008.

Markel Brown scored 16 points to lead fifth-seeded Oklahoma State (24-9). Marcus Smart, the Big 12 Player and Freshman of the Year, finished with 14 points, nine rebounds, five steals and four assists for the Cowboys, but shot 5-for-13, and 4-for-8 at the free throw line. 
 
Oklahoma State committed 10 of its 14 turnovers in the first half and gave up 11 of the 14 offensive rebounds, opening the door for Oregon to build a 37-26 halftime lead. The Ducks initially gained separation when Oklahoma State went 6:15 without a field goal midway through the opening half, allowing them to move out to a seven-point lead.

The Ducks scored the first four points of the second half to go up by 15 and maintained a double-digit advantage the rest of the way.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Since the tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985, a No. 12 seed has beaten a No. 5 seed 38 times, including three times in the last two seasons. The last time all four No. 5 seeds advanced through the first round was 2007. … Oklahoma State fell to 12-4 in NCAA Tournament openers. … Oregon had six turnovers in the first 5:53 and 18 for the game.

Oregon Ducks

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Damyean Dotson 31:00 6-14 3-9 2-4 0 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 17
Tony Woods 12:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 1 2 0 1 2 2
Arsalan Kazemi 31:00 4-9 0-0 3-5 6 11 17 2 3 2 1 0 11
E.J. Singler 36:00 3-12 2-4 0-0 1 6 7 2 3 0 4 0 8
Dominic Artis 17:00 4-7 1-3 4-5 1 1 2 1 1 4 2 0 13
Waverly Austin 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 0
Johnathan Loyd 25:00 1-3 0-1 3-4 0 2 2 3 1 0 5 0 5
Carlos Emory 27:00 4-9 2-4 2-3 4 5 9 1 3 1 2 0 12
Ben Carter 12:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 1 0
Nicholas Lucenti 0:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Coleton Baker 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-59 8-22 14-21 14 30 44 12 19 8 18 3 68
  39.0% 36.4% 66.7% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 18

Oklahoma St. Cowboys

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Philip Jurick 14:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 4 4 1 1 0 0 2 0
Markel Brown 37:00 6-16 2-8 2-3 0 2 2 3 3 1 3 0 16
Michael Cobbins 20:00 3-4 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 4 0 1 1 6
Le'Bryan Nash 31:00 3-7 2-2 2-4 0 3 3 2 3 1 3 0 10
Marcus Smart 37:00 5-13 0-2 4-8 2 7 9 4 4 5 5 0 14
Kamari Murphy 19:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 1 5 6 0 3 1 2 0 4
Phil Forte 26:00 2-6 1-4 0-0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 5
Kirby Gardner 6:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brian Williams 10:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 21-52 5-17 8-15 4 26 30 12 23 8 14 3 55
  40.4% 29.4% 53.3% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 14