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Andrew Andrews scores 20 and Washington beats UTEP 68-65 for Wooden Legacy title

  • Washington guard Nigel Williams-Goss, center, battles for a loose ball with UTEP forward Vince Hunter, right, as they fall over guard Andrew Andrews during the second half an NCAA college basketball game at the the Wooden Legacy tournament, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Washington won 68-65. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Washington guard Nigel Williams-Goss, center, battles for a loose ball with UTEP forward Vince Hunter, right, as they fall over guard Andrew Andrews during the second half an NCAA college basketball game at the the Wooden Legacy tournament, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Washington won 68-65. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

  • Washington guard Andrew Andrews, right, tries to pass as UTEP guard C.J. Cooper defends during the second half an NCAA college basketball game at the the Wooden Legacy tournament, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Washington won 68-65. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Washington guard Andrew Andrews, right, tries to pass as UTEP guard C.J. Cooper defends during the second half an NCAA college basketball game at the the Wooden Legacy tournament, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Washington won 68-65. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

  • UTEP guard Omega Harris, center, puts up a shot a Washington guard Nigel Williams-Goss, left, and center Robert Upshaw defend during the second half an NCAA college basketball game at the the Wooden Legacy tournament, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Washington won 68-65. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    UTEP guard Omega Harris, center, puts up a shot a Washington guard Nigel Williams-Goss, left, and center Robert Upshaw defend during the second half an NCAA college basketball game at the the Wooden Legacy tournament, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. Washington won 68-65. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)  (The Associated Press)

Andrew Andrews scored 20 points and Washington sunk six free throws in the final 45 seconds for the deciding points to edge UTEP 68-65 in the championship game of the Wooden Legacy.

Nigel Williams-Goss had 16 points and six assists and Jernard Jareau added 10 points and eight rebounds for the Huskies (6-0).

Vince Hunter had 20 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Miners (4-1). Julian Washburn added 17 points and Cedrick Lang scored 14.

UTEP led 63-62 with 2:02 remaining, but couldn't hold on. Mike Anderson sunk the tying and go-ahead free throws for Washington with 48 seconds left and Andrews and Williams-Goss each sunk two for insurance.

Omega Harris' potential game-tying 3-pointer rimmed out at the buzzer. UTP made just 2 of 15 3-point attempts in the game, while Washington was 6 of 12.