Cal rallies to knock off USC

LOS ANGELES — Harper Kamp scored 19 points, including 10 of California's final 18, and the Golden Bears rallied to hold off Southern California 68-66 Saturday night to snap a two-game skid.

Jio Fontan's 3-point attempt for the Trojans bounced off the front of the rim with a second left.

Mark Sanders-Frison grabbed an offensive rebound and scored, tying the game at 54 with 6:06 to play. From there, the Bears outscored the Trojans 16-12 to close out just their second win in five Pac-10 road games this season.

Sanders-Frison added 12 points before fouling out, and Brandon Smith had 12 for the Bears (10-9, 3-4).

Donte Smith scored a career-high 24 points, including a career-best eight 3-pointers, for the Trojans (11-9, 3-4), whose 11 3s were a season-high. The team's leading scorer, Nikola Vucevic, was held to six points and 10 rebounds before fouling out with 1:18 to play.

Garrett Jackson hit a 3-pointer to draw USC within three with 34 seconds to go. After a timeout, the Trojans fouled Brandon Smith, who missed both free throws.

At the other end, Jackson grabbed the defensive rebound and fed Alex Stepheson, who got fouled and missed the first before making the second free throw, leaving the Trojans trailing 66-64 with 23 seconds left.

No. 20 Washington 88,Arizona State 75

At Seattle, Matthew Bryan-Amaning carried Washington with a career-high 30 points and nine rebounds, and the 20th-ranked Huskies matched their best conference start in 24 years with a win over scrappy Arizona State.

Washington needed Bryan-Amaning's career day with leading scorer Isaiah Thomas focused more on trying to slow Arizona State's Ty Abbott at the defensive end. Thomas still did his part, knifing for a pair of driving layups in the last 4 minutes, including a right-handed finish at the rim with 1:44 left to give Washington a 78-71 lead.

Thomas finished with 19 points, eight assists and six rebounds for the Huskies (15-4, 7-1 Pac-10).

Arizona 65, Washington State 63

At Pullman, Wash., Derrick Williams scored 17 points and grabbed a career-high 19 rebounds as Arizona edged Washington State.

Lamont Jones added 11 points for Arizona (16-4, 5-2), which used a big rebounding advantage to overcome poor shooting and moved into a tie for second place in the Pac-10.

UCLA 68, Stanford 57

At Los Angeles, Malcolm Lee scored 23 points and UCLA overcame a 14-point first-half deficit to beat Stanford for its fourth straight victory.

Lazeric Jones added 17 points, Tyler Honeycutt scored 16 points and Reeves Nelson had 10 rebounds for the Bruins (13-6, 5-2 Pac-10), who have won 10 of 12 overall and nine of their last 11 against Stanford.

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