Washington guard C.J. Wilcox has undergone surgery on his left foot to stabilize a stress fracture that bothered him for much of his junior season.
C.J. Wilcox broke out of a shooting skid with 24 points, Shawn Kemp Jr., added all 10 of his points in the second half, and Washington pulled away late for a 72-62 win over Oregon State on Saturday night.
The University simply couldn’t contain the exploding offense of the USC Trojans.
Instead of a season-saving victory, the Huskies are riding a four-game losing streak for the first time in five years thanks to a 57-53 loss to the eighth-ranked Arizona Wildcats.
The Beavers were able to muster one Wednesday night against Washington after it looked like it might get away from them again. Oregon State watched a 20-point first-half lead shrink to one with under 11 minutes to play but held on for a 74-66 win.
C.J. Wilcox continued his scoring binge in Pac-12 Conference play with 25 points, and Washington used another stingy defensive effort to stymie Colorado 64-54 on Wednesday night.
C.J. Wilcox averaged 23.0 points, 8.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 blocks this weekend in the Bay Area sweep for the Huskies.
Washington’s Desmond Simmons only scored 4 points in the Huskies’ 68-63 win over Washington State on Saturday night, but he was a major reason for the victory.
C.J. Wilcox scored 21 points, and Washington used one of its best defensive efforts of the season to shake pesky Cal Poly 75-62 on Thursday night for the Huskies’ first three-game win streak of the season.
C.J. Wilcox finished with 27 points, just off his career-high, Aziz N’Diaye scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half, and Washington snapped a two-game home losing streak by holding on for a 66-61 win over Saint Louis.