The game started with Delon Wright getting a quick four points and Sean Miller called timeout two minutes into the game.
Taylor made a three and Rondae Jefferson got two free-throws. Brekott Chapman made two from the line before McConnell made a jumper. Tarczewski made two free-throws and Poeltl scored again.
Tarczewski did the same as Chapman made two of three free-throws. McConnell proceeded to make a jumper and Ashley added two free-throws to bring the Wildcats within one.
Ashley scored and Taylor responded with a three. McConnell then got in the lane for a layup. Tarczewski went to the line and made one of two to give the Wildcats a one-point lead.
Ashley and Wright exchanged baskets before Ashley scored again. McConnell then made a jumper to force a Utah timeout and go into the half with a 31-26 lead.
Wright started the half with a free-throw and McConnell made a jumper. Taylor them made his third three-pointer of the night before Tarczewski and Poeltl exchanged baskets.
Stanley Johnson got on the board with a three and followed with a layup to put Arizona up 40-32 with 15:44 left in regulation.
Johnson scored again and made two free-throws. After a basket by Ristic, Chapman made a three. However, a jumper by McConnell gave Arizona a 48-35 lead.
Johnson scored and made two free-throws before Jordan Loveridge made a three. Ashley then scored, as did Hollis-Jefferson. Loveridge proceeded to make two free-throws and then made a three.
Johnson was fouled and made one of two free-throws to bring Arizona’s lead to 57-43 with 7:58 left.
Chris Reyes made a free-throw and Loveridge hit a three. Johnson then scored two consecutive baskets before Pitts got a layup to put the Wildcats up 63-47 with about four minutes left.