ATLANTA Jarrett Jack hit two free throws with 4.4 seconds left and Chris Paul missed a shot at the buzzer as No. 22 Georgia Tech ended a three-game losing streak with a 102-101 overtime victory over No. 5 Wake Forest on Thursday night.
Georgia Tech (12-5, 3-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) built a 17-point lead in the first half, but Wake Forest had a chance to win it at the end of regulation and overtime. Paul missed both chances for the Demon Deacons (16-3, 4-2).
Will Bynum scored a career-high 30 points for Georgia Tech, while Jack added 23.
Eric Williams led Wake Forest with 27 points and Justin Gray had 22.
Paul was 2-of-11 from the field and finished with eight points.
No. 11 Arizona 91, No. 10 Washington 82
TUCSON, Ariz. Channing Frye scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half and the Wildcats made 38 of 40 free throws to take over first place in the Pac-10.
Arizona (17-3, 7-1) made 31 straight from the line at one point.
Salim Stoudamire scored 25 points, capped by a three-point play on a leaning baseline bank shot with 44 seconds left that put Arizona ahead 88-82.
Brandon Roy led Washington (16-3, 6-2) with 15 points, nine rebounds and seven assists but was just 5-of-14 from the field.
No. 15 Michigan St. 64, Michigan 53
EAST LANSING, Mich. Maurice Ager scored 18 points and the Spartans (13-3, 5-1 Big Ten) won for the 11th time in 12 games.
Dion Harris and Courtney Sims each had 12 points for the Wolverines (12-8, 3-3), who lost for the 11th time in 12 meetings with Michigan State.
No. 21 Cincinnati 74, South Florida 48
TAMPA, Fla. Eric Hicks had 19 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Bearcats (16-3, 5-1 Conference USA) to their 14th consecutive win in the series.
Brian Swift had 20 of his 27 points in the second half for South Florida (8-9, 1-5), which has lost five straight.
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