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FINAL: No. 7 Arizona hangs on for key 63-57 road win over No. 13 Utah

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Arizona men’s basketball beat No. 13 Utah 63-57 on the road in a game of fouls and poor shooting by ending the game on an 8-0 run.

The No. 7 Wildcats won their sixth game in a row as 46 total fouls were called and Arizona shoot 33 percent from the field and Utah 31 percent.

Arizona center Kaleb Tarczewski had 13 points and six rebounds. Forward Stanley Johnson had a double-double, scoring 12 points, but shot 3-for-19, and grabbed 11 rebounds.

The Wildcats shot 17 percent from three and 73 percent from the free throw line. The Utes shot 32 percent from beyond the arc and 76 percent from the charity stripe.

Utah guard Delon Wright led the Utes in scoring with a game-high 17 points.

UA guard Gabe York scored 12 points.

Game notes:

-There were 11 ties and 14 lead changes

-Utah’s bench outscored the UA’s 17-14

-Arizona out-rebounded Utah 44-35

-Two Utah players fouled out

Check in with us later tonight for a full recap and analysis column from tonight’s action.

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