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Wallace scores career-high 16 in California's 67-54 win over Washington State


Washington State's Brock Motom, right, looks to shoot as California's Richard Solomon defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan.12, 2013 in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/George Nikitin) (The Associated Press)

Tyrone Wallace scored a season-high 16 points, Justin Cobbs made six free throws in the final two minutes and California overcame a sloppy offensive performance to beat Washington State 67-54 on Saturday.

Allen Crabbe had 14 points. Cobbs finished with 10 points, five assists and five rebounds for the Golden Bears (10-6, 2-2 Pac-12), who won for just the fourth time in 10 games after opening the season 6-0.

It definitely wasn't pretty.

California was held without a basket over the final 4:59 but went 11 of 12 at the free-throw line down the stretch to hold off Washington State (9-7, 0-3).

Brock Motum scored 16 points for the Huskies, and Mike Ladd had 12 points and 12 rebounds.