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Utah Utes basketball: Utes defeat No. 19 Oregon, 72-62

Published: Saturday, March 9 2013 1:25 p.m. MST

Utah's Jason Washburn reacts to getting fouled against with 2.9 seconds on the clock in the first half of a men's basketball game against the Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City Saturday, March 9, 2013. Utah won 72-62. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News) Utah's Jason Washburn reacts to getting fouled against with 2.9 seconds on the clock in the first half of a men's basketball game against the Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City Saturday, March 9, 2013. Utah won 72-62. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)

The Utah Utes pulled off a huge upset on Saturday, beating No. 19 Oregon by 10 points.

Senior Jason Washburn scored 20 points in his last game at the Huntsman Center as a Ute, also picking up 12 rebounds to help Utah to victory.

The Utes started the game with a 9-0 run, and did not surrender the lead the entire game. They had a fantastic first half, shooting 68 percent from the field, and 50 percent from three-point range. They also made all three of their first half free throws, finishing the game with 80 percent from the line.

The good shooting continued, and four Utah players reached double figures, including senior Jarred DuBois, who had 15 points.

This was a great final home victory for the Utes, who are saying goodbye to five seniors when this season concludes.

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