There were fireworks in Eugene last month. What will happen in Tucson as No. 19 Oregon comes to town to face No. 8 Arizona women’s basketball? Come talk to us about it!
No. 19 Oregon (13-5, 7-1) @ No. 8 Arizona (15-3, 5-3)
When and where: The game will tip off at McKale Center in Tucson, Ariz. at 8 p.m. MST on Friday, Feb. 4.
TV: The game will air on Pac-12 Network, Pac-12 Arizona, and Pac-12 Oregon.
Stats: In-game stats will be available at Arizona Live Stats.
Oregon is ranked No. 19 in the AP poll and No. 22 according to the coaches. The Ducks are No. 11 in the NET and No. 7 in the HHS rankings.
Home and away: Arizona is 8-0 at home this season. The Ducks are 2-2 on the road with wins at California and Washington and losses at Kansas State and Stanford.
Standings: Oregon is in second place in the Pac-12 with a 7-1 record, including a forfeit from UCLA. The Ducks list their record as 14-5 on their website, but their game against NAIA Carroll College does not count in the official NCAA record.
Arizona is fourth at 5-3 in Pac-12 play.
Projections: Her Hoop Stats gives the Wildcats a 61.7 percent win probability in McKale Center. The model predicts 63.6 points for Arizona and 60.4 points for Oregon. When the game was in Eugene, the service predicted a victory for Oregon by about two points.
If the game was held in Eugene again, the Ducks would have a 63.9 percent win probability. On a neutral court, the model also favors Oregon with a 51.2 percent probability.
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