Utes beat Stanford 80-56 to advance to Pac-12 Tournament semifinals

Posted at 12:01 AM, Mar 13, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-13 02:01:44-04

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The 17th ranked Utah men’s basketball team trailed Stanford by five points at the half, but the Utes outscored the Cardinal 46-17 in the second half to beat Stanford 80-56 to advance to the semifinals of the Pac-12 Tournament.

Delon Wright led the Utes with 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists. Jordan Loveridge scored 18 and Jakob Poeltl added 16 in the Utes win.

The Utes made 12 of their 19 three-point attempts.

The Utes advance to the Pac-12 semifinals. They’ll play Oregon at 9:30 pm on Friday.