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Oregon Wins, 20-17

From Associated Press

Joey Harrington threw a 29-yard touchdown pass to Marshon Tucker with nine seconds remaining Saturday to give Oregon a wild 20-17 comeback victory over Arizona State.

Reuben Droughns rushed for 188 yards in 37 carries for the Ducks, 5-3 overall and 3-2 in Pacific 10, who stayed in the race for the Rose Bowl with a little help from Washington’s victory over Stanford.

Delvon Flowers ran for 161 yards and a touchdown to lead the Sun Devils (4-4, 3-2).

Flowers’ one-yard dive with 1:04 to play put Arizona State ahead, 17-13, but the Ducks marched down the field easily for the winning score.

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Harrington, who replaced ineffective starter A.J. Feeley to start the second half, connected with Tony Hartley on two straight passes for 31 yards for a first down at the Sun Devils’ 29. After an incompletion, Harrington connected with Tucker near the right front corner of the end zone and Tucker tumbled in for the touchdown.


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