Utah defeats Wright State 66-54
Saturday, November 24, 2012
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Jordan Loveridge scored 22 points and keyed a game-clinching run to power Utah past Wright State 66-54 on Saturday night.
Dallin Bachynski had 16 points and Jarred DuBois added 12 points and seven assists as the Utes (4-1) won all three games of its Thanksgiving Tournament.
Loveridge, a freshman forward, grabbed nine rebounds as the Utes outboarded Wright State 34-21.
Reggie Arceneaux scored 12 points for the Raiders (3-2), who lost two of their three games in Utah.
Utah led 46-42 before Loveridge sparked a 15-2 run with two 3-pointers, a pair of free throws and a baseline jumper. DuBois capped the spurt with a layup to make it 61-42 with 4:53 to play.