Arizona 86, Southern Cal 84

Guard Nic Wise scored 15 points, including the game-winning

layup with 1.5 seconds left as Arizona defeated USC 86-84 in double

overtime on Saturday.

Wise, a senior playing in his final regular-season game at

McKale Center, went through traffic to make the winning shot off

the backboard. USC’s Donte Smith missed a tying shot at the


Guard Kyle Fogg and Derrick Williams led Arizona (16-14, 10-8

Pac-10) with 18 points each. Fogg sank three free throws after

being fouled on a 3-point shot with two-tenths of a second left in

regulation to tie the score at 69 and force the first overtime.

In the first overtime, USC’s Marcus Simmons’ jumper tied it at

78 with 16.3 seconds left.

Dwight Lewis led USC (16-14, 8-10) with 21 points, but he fouled

out with 1:07 remaining in the first overtime. It was the Trojans’

final game of the season.