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With a spate of injuries plaguing the Bears, Mike Montgomery has to turn to Robert Thurman and Jeff Powers to help rest his starters against the Huskies.

Jabari Bird, Jordan Mathews and Sam Singer are not walking through the Haas Pavilion doors any time soon. For the California basketball team, that's a big problem. With guards Ricky Kreklow and Brandon Smith sidelined with a nagging foot injury and a concussion -- respectively -- the Bears have just five healthy scholarship guards on the roster. One -- freshman Khalil Johnson -- played early...

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