Brown Leads Stanford Past Washington StateQue Johnson scored 14 points and DaVonte Lacy finished with 13 points to lead Washington State (9-16, 2-11) which again fell behind early and couldn't recover.
Lacy Returns To Help Cougars Beat Washington
Cougars Shoot 25 Percent In Loss To OregonNot a single player reached double figures for Washington State (8-12, 1-7), which has now lost eight of its last 10 games. Que Johnson scored nine points and grabbed five rebounds to lead the Cougars in both categories.
Shelton's Career Night Not Enough For CougarsShelton scored 24 points while going 4-for-4 from behind the arc and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Washington State (8-11, 1-6).
Cal Sends Cougars To Fifth Conference LossMeanwhile, Washington State (8-10, 1-5) suffered its sixth loss in its last eight games. One major component in the loss to the Bears, Saturday, was the team getting just 12 points from its starting five.
Cougars Crushed by Cardinal In Palo AltoAnthony Brown and Josh Huestis scored 15 points apiece to lead the Cardinal, while guard Marcus Allen added 11 points off the bench. Stanford (11-5, 2-2) outscored the Cougars 40-19 in the second half as it pulled away for the Pac-12 conference victory.
Washington State Edges Utah For First Conference WinQue Johnson led the Cougars with 14 points, fellow guard Kernich-Drew added 11 points and forward D.J. Shelton pulled down a team-high eight rebounds.
Johnson, Cougars Come Up Short Against ColoradoIn the 5-minute overtime period, Colorado (14-2, 3-0) went on a 10-4 run to take command of the game. Despite a couple late threes that brought the Cougars to within one, Washington State suffered its third straight conference loss to open the Pac-12 season.
Cougars Offense Struggles Again In Loss At Arizona StateMarshall scored 26 points on 9-for-14 shooting, including 4-for-7 from 3-point range to lead the Sun Devils. Sophomore point guard Jahii Carson scored 14 points and Kentridge High School alum, Shaquielle McKissic, added 12 points and nine rebounds.
Cougars Cruise To Win Over Mississippi Valley StateRoyce Woolridge scored 16 points and D.J. Shelton added 14 points and 13 rebounds for the Cougars who pulled away from the Delta Devils with a 53-point second half.
UTEP Throttles Cougars 64-51 In PullmanUTEP controlled the matchup with Washington State from near the midway point of the first half as it built a 28-17 halftime lead. The Miners never trailed in the second half, leading by as many as 16 points as they coasted to a double-digit road win. They shot 51 percent from the field, and went 15-for-20 from the free-throw line.
Cougars Hold Off Pepperdine, Earn 78-61 WinWashington State (5-4) opened the game on a 10-0 run and never looked back. The Cougars would take a 41-26 lead into the break, watch the Waves make a run to close to within seven points with 6:43 to play, before ultimately pulling away in the end to win by 17.