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Utah's David Collette, right, knocks the ball from California's Roger Moute A Bidias (12) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

BERKELEY — In a rather stunning conclusion, the Utah Utes fell to the Cal Golden Bears in double overtime on the road Thursday night, 77-75.

With the game tied at 75, Charlie Moore and Jabari Bird connected on an alley-oop with two seconds left to seal the Utes' fate in what was an ugly game until the closing minutes of the second extra period.


• Utah committed 19 turnovers compared to just 10 for Cal.

• The Bears ended up with more assists, steals and blocks.

Records: Utah 15-7; Cal 16-6


Cal: Jabari Bird led all scorers with 26 points and made numerous clutch baskets down the stretch.

Utah: Kyle Kuzma finished with 23 points and 14 rebounds.

Up next

Utah: at Stanford, Saturday, February 4, 2:30 p.m.

Cal: vs. Colorado, Sunday, February 5, 2:30 p.m.