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Jeffrey D. Allred,
Utah Utes guard Lorenzo Bonam (15) adn Oregon Ducks guard Dylan Ennis (31) compete for the ball in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017.

SALT LAKE CITY — They made it a close game, especially late down the stretch, but the Utes were unable to snap No. 10 Oregons now 17-game winning streak losing 73-67.

After holding a slim lead for most of the first half, the Utes fell behind late in the period going into the halftime break down 33-31. Oregon then expanded its lead, at one point taking a 13 point in the second half.

A 3-pointer by Kyle Kumza brought the score within four at 70-66. After a couple of Oregon miscues, the Utes had opportunities to decrease the deficit but couldnt get any closer as the Ducks closed out the game.


Numbers

• Utah lost the turnover battle, committing 15 giveaways compared to nine by Oregon.

• The Utes out-rebounded the Ducks 33-28.

• Back from injury, Utah big man David Collette chipped in 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting.

Records: Utah (14-6, 5-3), Oregon (19-2, 8-0)


Leaders

Utah: Kuzma led the Utes with 18 points and nine rebounds.

Oregon: Dillon Brooks was the game's high scorer with 19 points.


Up next

Utah: vs. Oregon State, Saturday, 5 p.m.

Oregon: at Colorado, Saturday, 7:30 p.m.