Posted March 14, 2013 on AP on Fox
Jarred DuBois scored 21 points and hit a tying 3-pointer in the closing seconds of regulation, Jordan Loveridge scored eight of his 20 points in overtime, and Utah upset second-seeded California 79-69 in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals Friday night. Utah (15-17) knocked off top-seeded Washington in last year's tournament and took down No. 2 this year by hitting some big shots down the stretch. The 10th-seeded Utes trailed 59-56 in regulation after Allen Crabbe hit two free throws, but Utah worked the ball around to DuBois, who hit a contested 3-pointer with 4 seconds left to tie the game. Utah dominated overtime and will move on to face the Washington-Oregon winner in Friday's semifinals. Cal (20-11) needed to play well in the Pac-12 tournament to ensure an NCAA invite but now will have to wait three anxious days to find out if it will get an at-large bid. Justin Cobbs had 26 points and Crabbe finished with 21 for the Bears. Jason Washburn had 18 points for Utah. U...
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