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Ross And Huskies Escape Corvallis With Win

A win is a win.

The Washington Huskies did not win in ideal fashion in Sunday's game against the Oregon State Beavers, but their 75-72 victory kept them in a tie for first place in the Pac-12 standings.

Terrence Ross led the Huskies (16-8, 10-3) with a double-double, he scored 21 points on 7-for-21 shooting and grabbed 12 rebounds. C.J. Wilcox and Tony Wroten added 17 and 12 points respectively for the Huskies. Oregon State (15-10, 5-8) benefited from the play of Jared Cunningham who led the Beavers with 23 points and seven rebounds.

Washington's biggest lead was six points when they led 56-50 at the 6:48 mark in the second half. The Huskies were unable to gain significant separation throughout the game and were held to 34.8 percent shooting. Despite its struggles shooting from the field, the Huskies benefited from its 35 free-throw attempts, converting on 24 of them.

The Huskies return to Seattle and will host Arizona and Arizona State on Thursday and Saturday.

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