Salt Lake City, UT (Sports Network) - Jordan Loveridge recorded a double- double with a team-high 17 points and 12 rebounds as the Utah Utes defeated the Oregon State Beavers, 72-61, in a Pac-12 Conference bout at the Jon M. Huntsman Center.
Jason Washburn and Jarred DuBois contributed 15 points apiece for the Utes (12-17, 4-13 PAC-12). Brandon Taylor added 12 points as Utah snapped a four-game losing streak.
For the Beavers (13-17, 3-14), Roberto Nelson scored a game-high 18 points. Challe Barton chipped in 15 points and Devon Collier put up 10 points as Oregon State fell to a five-game losing skid.
In the first half, both teams made three shots from beyond the arc and three from the foul-line. Oregon State was 10-of-27 from the floor, but Utah made 12-of-28 field goal attempts, en route to the 30-26 advantage at the break.
In the second, both teams made 6-of-12 from beyond the arc. Oregon State made 13-of-24 from the floor but Utah made 15-of-30 field goal attempts as it took the 11-point victory.
Utah controlled the boards, 39-29, and points off turnovers, 21-5.