Fields leads Cardinal to upset win over 21st-ranked Sun DevilsPosted: Updated:
TEMPE -- The 21st-ranked Arizona State men's basketball team has now lost three games in a row.
Landry Fields scored 20 points and Stanford upset the Sun Devils 74-64 last night.
Anthony Goods scored 15 points, Lawrence Hill added 13 and Kenny Brown had 12 for the Cardinal, who avenged a 30-point loss to ASU in January.
Stanford won for the first time in eight conference road games.
James Harden scored 22 points and Jeff Pendergraph had 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Sun Devils, whose record fell to 21-8 overall and 10-7 in Pac-10 play.
ASU had trouble shaking last week's overtime losses at Washington and Washington State, which knocked the Sun Devils out of contention for their first Pac-10 title.
Fueled by rare sellout crowds, the Sun Devils had played with emotion in victories over UCLA and Arizona, but they were listless in front of a relatively sparse gathering for Stanford.
ASU had more turnovers (8) than field goals (7) in the first half, trailed 32-26 at the break and never could overtake the Cardinal.
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