TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Ike Diogu scored 25 points, grabbed eight
rebounds and blocked six shots to lead Arizona State past EA Sports
73-58 in an exhibition game Tuesday night.
Diogu had 15 points, six rebounds, three assists and three
blocked shots in the first half as the Sun Devils led 44-24 at
Arizona State took advantage of EA Sports' 33 percent shooting
(7 of 21) and 12 first-half turnovers.
EA Sports went on a 16-0 run in the second half to close to
67-54 with 3:36 remaining but never got closer.
Chris Jeffries had 13 points and Mark Green added 11 for EA
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