Catron scores 20 points as Oregon prevails 74-56

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EUGENE, Ore. (AP)—Joevan Catron scored 20 points to lead Oregon to a 74-56 victory over Jacksonville State on Monday night.

E.J. Singler added 14 points and Garrett Sim had 10 points for the Ducks (7-3).

Nick Murphy led the Gamecocks (2-8) with 14 points.

Oregon went up 2-0 10 seconds into the game on a pair of free throws by Sim and led the rest of the way. Since losing back-to-back games to No. 1 Duke and No. 13 Missouri, the Ducks have won three straight by an average of 23.3 points.

Catron was 7 of 11 from the field and scored 12 points in the second half before taking a seat for good with 8:58 to play following a stretch during which he scored eight of 10 points for the Ducks to put them up 66-42.

Catron hit two free throws with 10:22 remaining to give Oregon its biggest lead, 61-35.

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 Jacksonville St.
Nick Murphy Nick Murphy
5-8,  14 Pts
3 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Oregon
Joevan Catron Joevan Catron
7-11,  20 Pts
7 Rebs, 3 Assists

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