SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- FOX Sports NEXT caught up with Washington State senior forward Brock Motum…
Hoops-Football doubleheader on tap for Cougs
The WSU basketball game will take place before the Cougar football squad hosts UCLA at Martin Stadium at 7:30 p.m.
In their first and only exhibition game before the games count for real, Washington State shook off a game St. Martin's team in Pullman on Tuesday. The Cougars took their first lead of the game at 18-15 with 8:10 to go in the half and led by only a bucket at the break.
Behind Senior forward Brock Motum 's game-high 21 points, the Cougs outscored the visitors by 10 in the second half, winning 62-50. Senior guard Mike Ladd added 12 points.
Redshirt junior D.J. Shelton came close to a double-double, finishing with 9 rebounds and 8 points, while redshirt sophomore Royce Woolridge went for 10 points and had a game-high 3 steals.
The Saints opened the second half on a 5-0 run to take a 31-30 lead with 17 minutes to go in the game. A basket by Woolridge gave the Cougars the lead back, 32-31, with 16:51 to go. The Cougars went on to lead by as many as 12 at 47-35 with 9:16 to go and then again at 56-44 with 4:34 to play. WSU reached its largest lead of the game of 16 points at the 2:05 mark, leading 62-46.
Dawgman.com Recommended Stories
Amazing Videos of Washington's Top Recruits
Check out these incredible player profiles and see the next big stars of Huskies football in action!Read More
Rivalry Week on Scout
Build yourself a sky-high left-over turkey sandwich, cover it in a creamy sauce of hate, and get ready to scream!Read More
Weekend Observations - UW/Pac 12 (Week 13)
It's hard to believe that we are coming down to the last week of the regular season. Washington appears to be gaining some momentum as they head into the Apple Cup. However, before we look ahead, it's…Read More
Recruiting Blog - 11/26
It's Apple Cup week and things are about ready to heat up on the recruiting front. The Husky coaches are working on setting up visits with several recruits including a couple new names that have begun…Read More
Outdoorsman's Gift Guide: Christmas 2014
Finding just the right present for that special someone can be a challenge, so we’ve compiled a wide variety of hunting, fishing and outdoor gifts that you—or Santa—can deliver this Christmas.Read More
- Who is the hardest hitting Husky ever?
- Prediction time (I hate the Apple Cup)
- Andrew Hudson is working his way into the draft.
- Hugh Millen is being an absolute pain in the you know
- PAC-12 Power Rankings