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Arizona basketball: Watch the highlights from the Wildcats’ win over Northern Colorado

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Northern Colorado v Arizona Photo by Chris Coduto/Getty Images

Parker Jackson-Cartwright and Lauri Markkanen posted double-doubles as the No. 8 Arizona Wildcats beat Northern Colorado 71-55 to improve to 4-0 on the season.

The Wildcats were actually trailing 31-30 and halftime, but used a second half surge to pull away from the Bears.

Jackson-Cartwright had 15 points and 11 assists, with all 15 points being scored in the second half.

Markkanen had his first double-double as a Wildcat, posting 17 points and 13 rebounds in 38(!) minutes.

Kadeem Allen also scored in double figures with 10 points and Rawle Alkins added nine.

Here were the highlights from the game:

Jackson-Cartwright finds Chance Comanche with a slick bounce pass for the slam:

Jackson-Cartwright pushes the ball ahead to Alkins who slams him with authority with his left hand

Keanu Pinder sends a shot to Australia with a vicious block

Jackson-Cartwright (again) finds Markkanen for a backdoor alley-oop

Full game highlights (via Pac-12 Network):

Full game highlights (via Arizona Athletics)


Arizona returns to action Thursday when it faces Santa Clara in Las Vegas. Tip-off is set for 8:30 p.m. MST.