01/25 21:41 CST Tucker, Taylor lead No. 12 Utah to 77-56 win over Washington
Tucker, Taylor lead No. 12 Utah to 77-56 win over Washington
By JOHN COON
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) --- Dakarai Tucker scored a career-high 19 points, Brandon
Taylor added 14 and No. 12 Utah beat Washington 77-56 on Sunday night.
Tucker and Taylor combined to make eight 3-pointers to give the Utes (16-3, 6-1
Pac-12) their 15th straight home victory dating to last season. All six of
Utah's Pac-12 conference wins have come by double-digit margins.
Andrew Andrews had 19 points to lead Washington. Robert Upshaw chipped in 13
points, nine rebounds and five blocks for the Huskies (14-5, 3-4) who snapped a
three-game winning streak.
Strong shooting helped Utah lead from the start. The Utes shot 28 for 52 (54
percent) from the field, including 11 for 18 (61 percent) on 3s.