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Freshman guard Jordan Matthews scores 32 points as California beats No. 17 Oregon 96-83

  • California's Jordan Matthews, right, shoots over Oregon's Joseph Young during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore, on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

    California's Jordan Matthews, right, shoots over Oregon's Joseph Young during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore, on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)  (The Associated Press)

  • Oregon's Mike Moser throws a no-look pass against the California Golden Bears in Eugene, Ore., Jan. 9, 2014, at Matt Knight Arena, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Thomas Boyd)

    Oregon's Mike Moser throws a no-look pass against the California Golden Bears in Eugene, Ore., Jan. 9, 2014, at Matt Knight Arena, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Thomas Boyd)  (The Associated Press)

  • Oregon's Waverly Austin, left, with teammate Jason Calliste, right, lets loose with a scream after blocking a shot by California doing the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore. on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)

    Oregon's Waverly Austin, left, with teammate Jason Calliste, right, lets loose with a scream after blocking a shot by California doing the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Eugene, Ore. on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Pietsch)  (The Associated Press)

Freshman guard Jordan Matthews scored a season-high 32 points and California beat No. 17 Oregon 96-83 on Thursday night, defeating the Ducks for the 12th straight time.

Justin Cobbs had 20 points and 11 assists for the Golden Bears (11-4, 2-0 Pac-12), who shot 52.5 percent and had five players in double figures.

Joseph Young scored 29 for the Ducks (13-2, 1-2), who went 5 of 19 from 3-point range and dropped their second consecutive game after opening 13-0. Oregon was held to 40.6 percent shooting overall.