Arizona State's Jordan Bachynski (13) blocks the final shot by Arizona as Arizona players Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (23) and Kaleb Tarczewski (35) and Arizona State's Bo Barnes (4) all look on during the second overtime of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State defeated Arizona 69-66 in double overtime. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)The Associated Press
Arizona State's Jordan Bachynski, left, celebrates with teammate Jarett Upchurch, right, just prior to time expiring during the second overtime against Arizona during an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz. Arizona State defeated Arizona 69-66 in double overtime. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)The Associated Press
TEMPE, Ariz. – Arizona State had bolstered its NCAA tournament resume with string of victories, yet was still looking for a marquee win to punctuate it.
Beating No. 2 Arizona in double overtime for what may be the biggest home win in program history might do the trick.
Getting big plays from Jermaine Marshall and Jordan Bachynski, the Sun Devils grinded out a 69-66, double-overtime victory over the Wildcats on Friday night that set off a raucous celebration with their fans and carried over into the locker room.