SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Top-ranked Gonzaga is still on track to become the first men's basketball team to go unbeaten in a regular season since Kentucky did it two years ago.
Nigel Williams-Goss poured in 30 points and the Bulldogs remained the only unbeaten team in Division I men's hoops by slamming San Francisco, 96-61. Przemek Karnowski added 23 points and seven rebounds for the Zags, who used a 15-2 run to take a 52-37 lead early in the second half.
Gonzaga trailed 16-11 before improving to 27-0 overall and 15-0 in the West Coast Conference.
In other top-25 finals:
— Fifth-ranked Arizona was a 78-59 winner at Washington State as Parker Jackson-Cartwright shot 4-for-5 from 3-point range while delivering a game-high 20 points. Lauri Markkanen scored 19 points on 7-of-13 shooting and pulled down 11 rebounds to help the Wildcats go to 24-3 overall, 13-1 in the Pac-12.
— Dillon Brooks dropped in 20 points and seventh-ranked Oregon ran its home winning streak to 41 games with a 79-61 downing of Utah. Jordan Bell added 17 points as the Ducks stayed one game behind Arizona for the Pac-12 lead.
— No. 11 Wisconsin has its first losing streak of the season after Moe Wagner scored 21 points and Zak Irvin added 18 to lead Michigan past the Badgers, 64-58. Ethan Happ had a team-high 22 points on 10 of 13 shooting for Wisconsin, which fell into a three-way tie with Purdue and Maryland for the Big Ten lead.
— Saint Mary's ripped Loyola Marymount, 81-48 as Jock Landale's 16 points and 11 boards helped the 22nd-rated Gaels get their eighth win in nine games. Evan Fitzer scored all of his season-high 13 points in the first half as Saint Mary's improved to 23-3.
FRIDAY'S GAMES (All Times EST)
No Games Scheduled
SATURDAY'S GAMES (All Times EST)
No. 1 Gonzaga vs. Pacific, 4 p.m.
No. 2 Villanova at Seton Hall, 12:30 p.m.
No. 3 Kansas at No. 4 Baylor, 1 p.m.
No. 5 Arizona at Washington, 8 p.m.
No. 6 UCLA vs. Southern Cal, 10 p.m.
No. 7 Oregon vs. Colorado, 3 p.m.
No. 8 Louisville vs. Virginia Tech, 1 p.m.
No. 9 West Virginia vs. Texas Tech, 2 p.m.
No. 10 North Carolina vs. No. 14 Virginia, 8:15 p.m.
No. 12 Duke vs. Wake Forest, 1 p.m.
No. 13 Kentucky at Georgia, 6 p.m.
No. 15 Florida at Mississippi State, 2 p.m.
No. 16 Purdue vs. Michigan State, 4 p.m.
No. 17 Florida State at Pittsburgh, 4 p.m.
No. 18 Cincinnati vs. Tulsa, Noon
No. 19 SMU at Houston, 6 p.m.
No. 21 South Carolina at Vanderbilt, 8:30 p.m.
No. 22 Saint Mary's at BYU, 10 p.m.
No. 25 Notre Dame at N.C. State, Noon
SUNDAY'S GAMES (All Times EST)
No. 11 Wisconsin vs. No. 23 Maryland, 1 p.m.
No. 20 Creighton vs. Georgetown, 3:30 p.m.
No. 24 Butler vs. DePaul, 1:30 p.m.