Lights-out Lauri hits both of his free throws.
Markkanen fouled on the shot so he'll shoot two.
PJC and Chance also in now.
Trier checking in now for Arizona.
At the media timeout, Arizona leads 6-4 with 15:48 left in the first half.
The Beavers pick up their first bucket.
Kobi drives in for the bucket and Arizona leads 6-0
Wow. Rawle is so quick and has such a good drive to the hoop. Arizona up 4-0
Kobi drives and finds Ristic for the easy 2 down low.
Thompson misses the wide open trey. UA ball.
And we're off. Oregon State wins the tip.
Well, you gotta give the Oregon State fans credit for their spirit ... but saying "we're No. 1" on national TV when your team hasn't won a single conference game is a bold move.
Last call for predictions!
OK ESPN, it's past 7 p.m. now.
And, of course, since the game is on ESPN2, we won't start right at 7 p.m.
The Florida-Missouri game just ended on ESPN2 so we should have no conflicts when Arizona's game begins.
Hello my fellow fan-chat friends! Thanks for joining me for another live fan chat. Let's get our final score predictions going. My guess: Arizona 87, Oregon State 69. What do you all think the final score will be? Let me know!