NCAA Game Summary - Utah at Washington State
(Wednesday, January 16)
Final Score: Washington State 75, Utah 65
Pullman, WA (Sports Network) - Mike Ladd led the way with 22 points to push
the Washington State Cougars to a 75-65 decision over the Utah Utes in a
Pac-12 Conference matchup at Beasley Coliseum.
Brock Motum and Royce Wooldridge scored 14 points each for Washington State
(10-7, 1-3 Pac-12) as it picked up its first conference victory. D.J. Shelton
and DaVonte Lacy chipped in 10 points each for the Cougars.
Brandon Taylor went 3-of-4 from beyond the arc on his way to a team-best 13
points for Utah (8-9, 0-5) as it suffered its fifth consecutive loss. Justin
Seymour chimed in with 11 points and five assists while Jason Washburn tallied
The Cougars came out of the gate hot as they hit 7-of-11 from beyond the arc
to build a 34-26 lead as the game progressed into the intermission. Utah
stayed within striking distance by shooting 45.5 percent from the floor in the
WSU protected its advantage for the entire second half by converting 13-of-21
at the charity stripe. The Utes were unable to come back despite making 6-
of-12 from 3-point range after the break.
The Cougars scored 28 points off of 17 turnovers while the Utes managed only
11 points off of WSU's 12 miscues.
01/16 23:57:10 ET
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