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HALFTIME: Arizona leads Southern 34-19

Despite missing starting center Kaleb Tarczewski, No. 1 Arizona held a 34-19 lead over Southern at the half.

Tarczewski, a sophomore, sprained his ankle at Michigan on Saturday.

Freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson started in Tarczewski’s place, scoring four points and grabbing five rebounds.

Hollis-Jefferson started fast, scoring Arizona’s first points 29 seconds into the game and the Wildcats’ first four points.

Freshman forward Aaron Gordon had a game high 10 points on five-for-six shooting, plus two rebounds and two assists.

Sophomore forward Brandon Ashley had eight points and six rebounds.

No Wildcats were in foul trouble.

—Follow James Kelley @jameskelley520

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