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Portland State's Tyrell Mara (13), Dominic Waters (11), Andre Murray and Julius Thomas (1) celebrate a win over Gonzaga.

Portland State’s Tyrell Mara (13), Dominic Waters (11), Andre Murray and Julius Thomas (1) celebrate a win over Gonzaga.

Rajah Bose, Associated Press

SPOKANE, Wash. — Jeremiah Dominguez scored 25 points and Portland State upset No. 7 Gonzaga 77-70 on Tuesday night for its first win over a ranked team since it reinstated its basketball program for the 1996-97 season.

Portland State (9-3), which outrebounded the Zags 39-30, made 12 3-pointers.

The Vikings, who are 1-11 against nationally ranked teams, broke a 10-game losing streak to Gonzaga.

Matt Bouldin had 18 points for the Bulldogs (8-3), who were coming off an 88-83 overtime loss to No. 2 Connecticut in Seattle on Saturday.

It was the Zags' third home loss in 58 games since the McCarthey Athletic Center opened in 2004.

Jeremy Pargo's three-point play gave Gonzaga a 68-67 lead with 2:16 to go. Dominic Waters' runner tied the score at 69 with 1:45 left.

After a Gonzaga turnover, Phil Nelson's 3-pointer gave Portland State a 72-69 lead with 44 seconds left.

Pargo missed on the other end, and Portland State rebounded and Waters was fouled with 30 seconds left, making both for a 74-69 lead.

Gonzaga's last home loss was to Washington State last season and they had won 10 straight at home since.

NO. 9 TEXAS 74, WISCONSIN 69: At Madison, Gary Johnson banked in a jump shot with 23.5 seconds left to give Texas a three-point lead. A.J. Abrams scored 21 points to lead the Longhorns (10-2), who rebounded from Saturday's loss to another traditional Big Ten power, Michigan State, and won their first true road game of the season after an early schedule that included five neutral-site games. Damion James added 18 points and 15 rebounds for Texas.

NO. 12 GEORGETOWN 76, FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL 38: At Washington, Austin Freeman scored 17 points, Chris Wright had 14 and DaJuan Summers added 13 for Georgetown. The Hoyas (9-1) won their sixth straight. Michael Dominguez had 20 points for the Golden Panthers (4-9), losers of five straight and seven of eight who were held to the fewest points in their history.

BUTLER 74, NO. 14 XAVIER 65: At Cincinnati, Matt Howard and Gordon Hayward both scored 19 points, and Butler turned back one late Xavier rally after another. Butler (10-1) hadn't beaten a ranked team since its 62-59 victory over No. 18 Maryland in the 2007 NCAA tournament. Derrick Brown had 17 points for Xavier (9-2), which was coming off an 82-64 loss to Duke on Saturday that ended the second-best start in school history. It was the Musketeers' second loss in their last 31 games at the Cintas Center.

NO. 20 ARIZONA ST. 90, IDAHO ST. 55: At Tempe, Rihards Kuksiks made five of Arizona State's school-record 17 3-pointers. James Harden scored 18 points in 26 minutes for the Sun Devils (10-1), who matched their best start in 34 seasons. All five Arizona State starters hit double figures.

NO. 23 MINNESOTA 80, SE LOUISIANA 71: At Minnesota, Reserves Blake Hoffarber and Lawrence Westbrook both scored 15 points to lift Minnesota in its first game as a ranked team in six years. The Gophers (11-0), who matched the program's best start since they opened with 11 straight wins in 1976-77, finished with a 46-14 advantage in bench scoring. Kevyn Green scored 22 points for Southeastern Louisiana (6-5), while Patrick Sullivan added 15 points and nine rebounds.

ILLINOIS 75, NO. 25 MISSOURI 59: At St. Louis, Demetri McCamey scored all but two of his 20 points in the first half as Illinois won its ninth straight in the annual Braggin' Rights game. Leo Lyons had 22 points for Missouri (9-2), which flopped one day after cracking the Top 25 for the first time in nearly five seasons on the strength of a seven-game winning streak.