In their last game, Solomon Hill put up 19 points and 6 rebounds in the Wildcats 60-57 win over Utah on January 5th. He contributes 5.3 rebounds per game in addition to his 13.5 points per game. For the Ducks, Damyean Dotson finished with 21 points and 6 rebounds in the 79-66 win over Oregon State on January 6th. His 11.6 points per game is the highest mark on the team. Oregon will hope to exploit their strengths, which include: offensive rebounding percentage at 39.2 and defensive rebounding percentage at 72.6.
- The Arizona scoring leader (Mark Lyons) has more points than the Oregon scoring leader (Damyean Dotson).
- The Arizona three-point leader (Mark Lyons) has more three-pointers than the Oregon three-point leader (E.J. Singler).
- Nick Johnson is ranked 39th nationally in steals.
- Even computers respect Arizona more. We have a better RPI this season than Oregon (RPI: #10 vs #56).
- Arizona has more Top 10 Director's Cup finishes than Oregon (8 vs 0)
- We have a history of cultivating talent. Over the past 10 years, Arizona has had more players drafted by the NBA than Oregon (10 vs 5).
- Arizona players are more experienced than Oregon players (12,095 minutes played vs 11,750 minutes played).
- Arizona allows fewer rebounds (27.2 allowed per game vs 30.5 allowed per game) than Oregon this season.
- Arizona is taller. The average height of the top 8 players on Arizona is 78.2 inches compared to 76.9 inches for Oregon.
- Arizona takes less vacation, with more NCAA Tournament appearances over the last 10 years than Oregon (8 vs 3).
- We're so much better than you, we get lazy. Arizona has come back to win after being down at half against Oregon 4 times since 1999.