TJ McConnell had a game high 25 points but ultimately Arizona fell 81-78 in Tempe.
McConnell shot 11 of 19 from the field, including 3 of 4 from beyond the three point line. He also chipped in 5 rebounds and 4 assists.
Rondae Hollis-Jefferson had 14 points on 6 of 10 shooting, along with 8 rebounds and 3 assists.
Arizona was plagued by foul trouble, with four players having 4 or more fouls. Freshman Stanley Johnson fouled out after accumulating 16 points and 3 assists.
The Wildcats struggled from the free throw line, hitting just 8 of 14 attempts.