--- Here's our game story, focusing on how much the losses of Marcus Peters and Hau'oli Kikaha -- plus split-duty for Shaq Thompson -- hurt the Huskies' defense.
Elsewhere in the Pac-12 ...
Washington State 39, Oregon State 32 -- WSU quarterback Luke Falk torched the Beavers in his first career start. ... The Beavers have lost four consecutive games.
Arizona State 55, Notre Dame 31 -- The Sun Devils made a statement.
Arizona 38, Colorado 20 -- The Wildcats stayed in the Pac-12 South race with the win. ... The banged-up Buffaloes fell short.
Oregon 51, Utah 27 -- Oregon clinched the Pac-12 North and survived Salt Lake City with its title hopes intact, thanks in part to Kaelin Clay's inexplicable turnover. ... Utah made too many mistakes.
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