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December 30, 2014 at 9:15 AM

Huskies hoops links: Dejounte Murray scores 30 points in consolation game

Rainier Beach junior forward Keith Smith led the Vikings to a 91-60 win Monday. (Photo credit: Oregonian)

Rainier Beach junior forward Keith Smith led the Vikings to a 91-60 win Monday. (Photo credit: Andrew Nemec – Oregonian)

Washington’s 2015 signee Dejounte Murray scored 30 points while Keith Smith added 3 points, 10 rebounds, six assists, two blocks and two steals to lead Rainier Beach to a 91-61 victory in a Monday consolation game at the Les Schwab Invitational.

The Vikings (7-1) suffered their first loss of the season Sunday night when they fell to Central Catholic (Oregon), 64-62.

Rainier Beach plays Jefferson (Ore.) 7 p.m. Tuesday in the fifth-sixth place game.

Smith drew interest from Oregon State coach Wayne Tinkle, who was in attendance Monday. Smith is also being recruited by Washington and Gonzaga.

Here’s video of a highlight dunk from Murray.

TUESDAY MORNING LINKS:

— UW 2016 commit JaQuori McLaughlin scored 26 points for Peninsula during a 62-56 loss to Lakeridge (Ore.). The Seahawks, who are 1-2 at LSI, play in a noon consolation game.

— Oregon needed overtime to outlast UC Irvine in a 69-67 nail-biter at Matthew Knight Arena.

— Stanford hammered Arkansas-Pine Bluff 74-39 in its nonconference finale Monday. Anthony Brown scored 16 points, hitting four threes,  Stefan Nastic chipped in 13 and Chasson Randle 11 for the Cardinal (8-3).

— Here’s a Pac-12 basketball preview from the News Tribune.

Dallin Bachynski gives No. 10 Utah a physical presence.

Gary Payton II has been a big hit at Oregon State where he leads the Beavers in scoring (12.4), rebounding (8.6), steals (32) and is tied for the lead in blocks (12).

TODAY’S PAC-12 SCHEDULE:

Game Time TV
UC Santa Barbara (5-6) at Oregon State (8-3) 6:30 p.m. Pac-12 Networks
Carroll (Mont.) at Utah (9-2) 6:30 p.m. Pac-12 Networks
Vermont (5-6) at USC (7-4) 8:30 p.m. Pac-12 Networks

 

 

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