Recap - Arizona Defeats Southern 69-43
Arizona cruised to victory on Thursday, running Southern out of the gym and running up a 69-43 score at McKale Center.
Arizona got 21 points from Aaron Gordon and another 17 points from Nick Johnson. T.J. McConnell contributed 6 assists, while Brandon Ashley cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Southern got 11 points from Malcolm Miller in a losing cause and another 11 points from Calvin Godfrey. Trelun Banks contributed 3 assists for them, while Malcolm Miller had 6 rebounds.
Arizona hit the break leading 34-19 before taking care of business in the second half.
Arizona had a 39-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.