Delon Wright scored 12 points and did a little bit of everything Thursday as No. 13
The Utes (22-5, 12-3
The Sun Devils (15-13, 7-8) shot only 15.4% in the first 20 minutes, with an 0-for-9 start. Arizona State had four field goals and 10 turnovers at halftime and had 10 shots blocked.
Wright was Mr. Versatility for Utah, filling out the stat line with five rebounds, four assists, three blocks and three steals in 21 minutes. Center Jacob Poeltl finished with eight points, six rebounds and six blocks.
Gerry Blakes scored 12 points for Arizona State, as did Willie Atwood. The 41 points were a season low.
Arizona, which has won five in a row, can clinch the Pac-12 title with a win at Utah on Saturday.
The Wildcats (25-3, 13-2) led by 12 at halftime and quickly stretched the lead to 43-30 at the start of the second half. Tarczewski then scored eight consecutive points to give Arizona a 51-32 lead with 14:30 left.
Askia Booker scored 14 points for the Buffaloes (12-15, 5-10).