Recap: Arizona State vs. California

The Sports NetworkMarch 1, 2014 

Tempe, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Jermaine Marshall netted 22 points and hit 6- of-8 from 3-point range as the Arizona State Sun Devils coasted past the California Golden Bears, 78-60, in a Pac-12 Conference tilt at Wells Fargo Arena.

Jonathan Gilling scored 15 points and grabbed five rebounds for Arizona State (21-8, 10-6 Pac-12). Shaquille McKissic chipped in 10 points and six boards with four assists in the win, which was the second in a row for the Sun Devils.

Justin Cobbs scored 15 points to pace California (18-11, 9-7), and Jordan Mathews contributed 14 points. David Kravish added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Golden Bears, who have dropped two consecutive contests.

Arizona State shot 33.3 percent from the floor in the first half, connecting on 4-of-10 from 3-point range, and took a 29-24 lead into the intermission. California shot 35.7 percent in the frame, but hit just 2-of-9 from 3-point distance.

The Sun Devils exploded in the second half, netting 69 percent of their field goal tries, including 6-of-9 from deep. The Golden Bears improved to 48 percent shooting in the period, but fell even further behind Arizona State's lead.

ASU held the edge in points in the paint, 30-16, and in bench points, 25-17.

Game Notes

Bradenton Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service