Nick Johnson scored 15 points, five in the final two minutes, and No. 8 Arizona rallied from an early deficit for a 57-53 victory over Washington on Thursday night in Seattle, snapping a three-game losing streak against the Huskies.

Mark Lyons and Solomon Hill both added 10 points for the Wildcats, who won their second straight after losing at home to UCLA.

Arizona trailed 48-46 with 4:34 left after C.J. Wilcox hit Washington's first 3-pointer of the game. The Wildcats (18-2, 6-2 Pac-12) then closed on an 11-5 run.

Wilcox and Scott Suggs both scored 11 points to lead Washington (12-9, 4-4), which has lost four straight for the first time since 2008.

The Huskies, who finished 1 of 12 on 3-pointers, committed 17 turnovers.

Saint Louis 75, Butler 58: Jordair Jett scored 19 points and host Saint Louis pressured No. 9 Butler into a season-worst 23 turnovers.

Dwayne Evans added 15 points on 6-for-8 shooting for the Billikens (15-5, 4-2 Atlantic-10). Saint Louis shot 50 percent.

"It was an absolute joy to watch one team play," Butler coach Brad Stevens said. "The problem was, it wasn't the team I coached."

Rotnei Clarke had 17 points for Butler. Andrew Smith added 12 points for the Bulldogs, who have lost three games this season by 15 or more points.

The Bulldogs (17-4, 4-2) are Saint Louis' biggest victim since a one-point upset over No. 2 Louisville on Feb. 12, 2003.

Jett was 8 for 12 with two 3-pointers.


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Gonzaga 88, Loyola Marymount 43: Gary Bell Jr. scored 15 points, including five of Gonzaga's season-high 13 3-pointers, and the No. 7 Bulldogs (20-2, 7-0 West Coast) routed the host Lions (8-13, 1-7).

Michigan State 80, Illinois 75: Keith Appling had 24 points and seven assists to lead No. 13 Michigan State (18-4, 7-2 Big Ten) past visiting Illinois.

The Fighting Illini (15-7, 2-6), who were ranked as high as 10th earlier this season, lost for the fifth time in six games.

Seattle 56, San Jose State 48: Prince Obasi had 19 points to lead the Redhawks (7-13, 2-8 WAC) past the visiting Spartans (9-12, 3-7).

Seattle trailed 22-20 at halftime but started the second half on a 21-9 run.

Chris Cunningham led San Jose State with 12 points and 11 rebounds. The teams combined to go 2 for 24 from 3-point range.

Arizona State 63, Washington State 59: Jahii Carson scored 25 points to help the Sun Devils (17-4, 6-2 Pac-12) defeat the host Cougars (11-10, 2-6).

Arizona State is 6-2 in the conference for the first time since 1994 and off to its best start since 1981, when ASU began 19-2 behind Byron Scott, Fat Lever and Alton Lister.

Women

San Jose State 74, Seattle 65: Riana Byrd had 19 points and 18 rebounds and Ta'Rea Cunnigan scored 19 points to lead the host Spartans (9-12, 6-4 WAC) past Seattle (11-8, 8-2).

San Diego 59, Santa Clara 48: Lindsay Leo scored 15 points for the visiting Broncos (12-9, 4-4 WCC), who were held to 33 percent shooting in a loss to the Toreros (14-7, 6-3).

BYU 66, Saint Mary's 58: Jackie Nared had 18 points and 11 rebounds for the Gaels (14-6, 6-2 West Coast Conference), but they were unable to overcome the host Cougars (14-6, 5-2).

Wisconsin 63, Penn State 61: Morgan Paige scored 33 points to lead the host Badgers (10-11, 2-6 Big Ten) to an upset of the No. 7 Lady Lions (17-3, 7-1).