College basketball Top 25 Scores on Feb. 23

Latest College basketball Top 25 scores and results from the games that were played on Thursday night, Feb. 23. See latest AP Top 25 scores.

Gonzaga vs San Diego college basketball

College basketball scores: Gonzaga vs San-Diego

College basketball Top 25 scores and results from the games that were played on Thursday night, Feb. 23.

No. 1 GONZAGA 96, SAN DIEGO 38

SAN DIEGO — No. 1 Gonzaga moves closer to finishing the NCAA college basketball regular season undefeated after trampling San Diego 96-38 on Thursday night for its 29th straight victory this term.

The 58-point winning advantage was the Bulldogs’ biggest victory margin of the term and they will seek to complete the first perfect regular campaign since Kentucky in the 2014-15 season.

On Thursday night, Josh Perkins and Jordan Mathews scored 15 points apiece, with Perkins also finishing with six assists and five rebounds for Gonzaga, which clinched the West Coast Conference title.

Johnathan Williams added 14 points and a career-high 19 rebounds, Nigel Williams-Goss finished with 14 points, six rebounds and five assists and Zach Collins ended with 12 points and seven boards off the bench for the Zags, who are 17-0 in WCC play.

Olin Carter III scored 15 points for San Diego (12-17, 5-12), which has lost six of the last seven games overall this season.

Gonzaga shot 66.1 percent from the floor on 37-of-56 shooting and went 13-of-25 for 52 percent from 3-point range in the victory over the Toreros.

San Diego, which lost 39 of its last 42 games against Gonzaga, including six in a row, was 24.1 percent from the floor in shooting.

Gonzaga finishes the regular season at home against BYU on Saturday night when it hunts that prized 100-percent record.

No. 4 ARIZONA 90, USC 77

TUCSON, Ariz. — Meanwhile, at McKale Center in Tucson, Allonzo Trier scored a season-high 25 points with four 3-pointers, and No. 4 Arizona defeated USC 90-77 on Thursday night.

Rawle Alkins added 12 points and Lauri Markkanen ended with 11 points and seven rebounds and Parker Jackson-Cartwright and Dusan Ristic finished with 10 points apiece for the Wildcats (26-3, 15-1) to stay alone atop the Pac-12 standings.

Arizona shot 50.8 percent on its way to its 21st consecutive home win.

Bennie Boatwright had 23 points and Chimezie Metu added 15 points and 12 rebounds for USC in the defeat.

Also reaching double-digit in scoring for the Trojans (22-7, 8-7), who lost their third in a row, were Jordan McLaughlin, who scored 13 points and Deanthony Melton, who ended with 10.

OHIO STATE 83, No. 16 WISCONSIN 73

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The night’s upset came from the Value City Arena in front of a crowd of 43,299 in Columbus, where Ohio State took down No. 16 Wisconsin 83-73.

C.J. Jackson scored a career-high 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting overall, including 4-for-4 from 3-point range to lead the way for the Buckeyes (16-13, 6-10 Big Ten).

JaQuan Lyle had 17 points and made all 10 of his free throws, Jae’Sean Tate added 15 points and 12 rebounds and Marc Loving ended with 10 points and five rebounds for Ohio State, which snapped a three-game losing streak.

Bronson Koenig had 27 points and Dmitrik Trice ended with 14 for Wisconsin (22-6, 11-4).

NCAA DI College Basketball Top 25 Scores

No. 1 GONZAGA 96, SAN DIEGO 38
No. 4 ARIZONA 90, USC 77
No. 5 UCLA 87, ARIZONA ST. 75
No. 15 CINCINNATI 87, MEMPHIS 74
OHIO STATE 83, No. 16 WISCONSIN 73
No. 20 SAINT MARY’S 78, PEPPERDINE 49

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