6:00 PM ET, December 14, 2008
US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona
Hill, Wise come up big at end to help Wildcats close out No. 4 Bulldogs
PHOENIX -- Since Lute Olson retired in October, the Arizona Wildcats have been reading their basketball obituary.Turns out they're not dead yet.
• Nic Wise scored a career-high 21 points and Jordan Hill added a team-high 22 to lead Arizona to its first win over a top-5 opponent since beating No. 5 Illinois in 2001.
• Hill has scored 20-plus points in five of his last six games.
• Gonzaga had its eight-game win streak vs. unranked non-conference opponents snapped and lost for just the second time in its last 23 games vs. unranked teams.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||24-56 (.429)||23-52 (.442)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-20 (.300)||7-10 (.700)|
|FT Made-Attempted||10-11 (.909)||16-21 (.762)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||18 (0/0)||14 (0/0)|
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