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Photos: Oregon Men’s Basketball — Ducks finish regular season with electrifying 64-57 win over Arizona Wildcats



The Oregon men’s basketball team (21-8, 9-8 in Pac-12) hosts the Arizona Wildcats (28-2, 15-2 in Pac-12) at Matthew Knight Arena on March 8. The Ducks are looking for revenge as they enter into their final regular season home game with a six-game winning streak. Last month, Oregon led a tough battle against the Arizona Wildcats in Tucson, Ariz., during their first game of the regular season. The Ducks led late into the game, but Wildcat T.J. McConnell made a late three-pointer that put the Wildcats up 62-60. The Wildcats would win that game 67-65. With a win tonight, the Ducks could all but assure itself an NCAA Tournament berth.

The Ducks will be playing in the Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev., next week.

Oregon senior guard Nicholas Lucenti (4) yells as students rush the basketball court after the Ducks beat the Wildcats in the last game of the regular season. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Nicholas Lucenti (4) yells as students rush the basketball court after the Ducks beat the Wildcats in the last game of the regular season. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) hits the three-pointer at the end of the first half to put the Ducks down two going into halftime. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) hits the three-pointer at the end of the first half to put the Ducks down two going into halftime. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon bench reacts to Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste's (12) three-point shot that put the Ducks up 53-51 in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon bench reacts to Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste’s (12) three-point shot that put the Ducks up 53-51 in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon fans rushed the court after the Ducks' 64-57 upset victory against the Arizona Wildcats. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon fans rushed the court after the Ducks’ 64-57 upset victory against the Arizona Wildcats. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) celebrates with Oregon senior guard Nicholas Lucenti (4) after Arizona called a time-out late in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) celebrates with Oregon senior guard Nicholas Lucenti (4) after Arizona called a time-out late in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) hits the three-point jump shot that put the Ducks over the Wildcats in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) hits the three-point jump shot that put the Ducks over the Wildcats in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) is accidentally hit in the face by Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson (13) while going up for an offensive rebound during the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Arizona freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) is accidentally hit in the face by Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson (13) while going up for an offensive rebound during the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) tries to get the lay-up while Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson (13) attempts to block the shot in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) tries to get the lay-up while Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson (13) attempts to block the shot in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona junior guard T.J. McConnell (4) falls as Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) charges towards the basket in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona junior guard T.J. McConnell (4) falls as Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) charges towards the basket in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona head coach Sean Miller pulls Arizona junior guard T.J. McConnell (4) to the bench for a talk. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Arizona head coach Sean Miller pulls Arizona junior guard T.J. McConnell (4) to the bench for a talk. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

The Oregon basketball team celebrates with fans after defeating the Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon basketball team celebrates with fans after defeating the Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona freshman forward Aaron Gordon (11) listens to Arizona head coach Sean Miller talk strategy during a timeout taken in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Arizona freshman forward Aaron Gordon (11) listens to Arizona head coach Sean Miller talk strategy during a timeout taken in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) hits the lay-up over Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) hits the lay up over Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson (13) rises up for a slam dunk during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Arizona junior guard Nick Johnson (13) rises up for a slam dunk during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) tries to get a shot off over Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) tries to get a shot off over Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt sophomore forward Elgin Cook (23) blocks Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) from behind during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt sophomore forward Elgin Cook (23) blocks Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) from behind during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona senior guard Jordin Mayes (20) hits the easy lay-up over Oregon redshirt senior forward Mike Moser (0) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona senior guard Jordin Mayes (20) hits the easy lay up over Oregon redshirt senior forward Mike Moser (0) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) shoots a fade-away in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) shoots a fade-away in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) puts up an "O" hand gesture towards the crowd as he is honored at senior day in Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) puts up an “O” hand gesture towards the crowd as he is honored at senior day in Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) poses with his uncle after beating the Arizona Wildcats. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt junior guard Joseph Young (3) poses with his uncle after beating the Arizona Wildcats. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) raises his hand to the crowd as he is honored at senior day in Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior guard Jason Calliste (12) raises his hand to the crowd as he is honored at senior day in Matthew Knight Arena. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) loses control of the basketball in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) loses control of the basketball in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) reacts to a call made by the officials during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Arizona freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) reacts to a call made by the officials during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

The Oregon student section tries to distract Arizona freshman forward Aaron Gordon (11) from making a free-throw in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

The Oregon student section tries to distract Arizona freshman forward Aaron Gordon (11) from making a free throw in the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior forward Mike Moser (0) puts up a lay-up over Arizona freshman forward Aaron Gordon (11) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon redshirt senior forward Mike Moser (0) puts up a lay up over Arizona freshman forward Aaron Gordon (11) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) dunks the ball over Oregon sophomore guard Damyean Dotson (21) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) dunks the ball over Oregon sophomore guard Damyean Dotson (21) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) grabs the rebound over Oregon sophomore guard Damyean Dotson (21) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Arizona sophomore center Kaleb Tarczewski (35) grabs the rebound over Oregon sophomore guard Damyean Dotson (21) in the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) kisses Kilkenny Court after speaking a few words during the senior night ceremony. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) kisses Kilkenny Court after speaking a few words during the senior night ceremony. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon senior center Waverly Austin (20) struggles to keep the ball in his possession during the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon senior center Waverly Austin (20) struggles to keep the ball in his possession during the second half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) drives into the paint while being guarded by Arizona freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon senior guard Johnathan Loyd (10) drives into the paint while being guarded by Arizona freshman forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) during the first half. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Andrew Seng/Emerald)

Oregon head coach Dana Altman has a word with the starting lineup before the start of the basketball game. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)

Oregon head coach Dana Altman has a word with the starting lineup before the start of the basketball game. The Oregon Ducks play the Arizona Wildcats at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Ore., on March 8, 2014. (Ryan Kang/Emerald)


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