Arizona Defeats Utah 65-56 - Recap

Arizona grabbed a 65-56 win over Utah on Sunday, behind a 22-point effort from Nick Johnson at McKale Center.

Bettors who backed Arizona were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 14.

Arizona got 11 points from Brandon Ashley and another 10 points from Aaron Gordon. T.J. McConnell contributed 4 assists, while Aaron Gordon cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Utah got 19 points from Delon Wright in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jordan Loveridge. Delon Wright contributed 4 assists for them, while Dallin Bachynski had 10 rebounds.

Arizona led at halftime, 31-26.

Arizona had a 40-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.