Oregon defeats UCLA 71-66 in overtime
EUGENE, Ore. (AP)—Tajuan Porter and Matt Humphrey scored 15 points each as Oregon beat UCLA 71-66 in overtime on Thursday night.
Humphrey, in his second game back since missing two months because of knee surgery, opened Oregon’s scoring in overtime with two 3-pointers to put the Ducks ahead 61-57.
Oregon’s E.J. Singler scored six points in the final 1:10 of overtime. Singler clinched the victory with two free throws with 7.8 seconds remaining.
The Ducks (11-9, 3-5 Pac-10) snapped a five-game losing streak.
Nikola Dragovic scored 19 points and Michael Roll added 16 for UCLA (9-11, 4-4).
The Bruins forced overtime when Roll made a 3-pointer with 10.7 seconds left in regulation to tie the score at 55-55.