Timmy Allen led six Utah players in double figures with 24 points and 11 rebounds, and the Utes had to hold off Washington's late charge for a 98-95 win in the opening round of the Pac-12 Conference tournament on Wednesday.
Remy Martin scored 31 points and Kimani Lawrence 21 with 20 rebounds as Arizona State pulled away with a late 8-0 run to defeat Washington 80-72 on Thursday night.
Washington (4-17, 3-13) lost for the sixth time in seven games and let reserves play most of the final 11 minutes after falling behind 62-36. Reserve guard Cole Bajema scored a career-high 13 points. Erik Stevenson had all 11 of his points in the first half for Washington, but appeared to injure his left leg on a breakaway in the closing seconds of the half and played sparingly in the second half.
The Huskies head man and players met with the media to discuss their 79-61 defeat against the Stanford Cardinal.
He holds the scoring record (1,876 points) for his high school and led Lynden to the 2018 1A WIAA State Championship title. During his time there, the school won three-straight regional titles and he averaged 24.0 points, 8.2 rebounds and 2.6 assists as a senior.