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Pac-12 basketball: California holds on to upset No. 12 Arizona, 74-73

Pac-12 basketball: California holds on to upset No. 12 Arizona, 74-73

Arizona's Gabe York dribbled off his foot, then drove to the basket and missed a contested shot in the waning seconds, and California held on behind Jordan Mathews to defeat the No. 12 Wildcats, 74-73, in a Pac-12 Conference game Saturday night at Berkeley.

Mathews converted an off-balance layin under pressure with 1 minute 13 seconds to play and finished with a season-best 28 points. Cal (14-6, 4-3 Pac-12) remained unbeaten this season at Haas Pavilion, where students from the sellout crowd of 11,858 rushed the court after the final buzzer.

York's three-pointer with 54.6 seconds left pulled Arizona (16-4, 4-3) within two, then Kadeem Allen's layup the next time down tied...

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