Washington St. 74, Idaho State 39

Saturday, December 29, 2012 6:00 PM
Location - Toyota Center (Kennewick), Kennewick, Washington
Officials - Rick Batsell, Glenn Mayberry, Deron White
Attendance - 4590

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Idaho State 14 25 39
Washington St. 34 40 74

Recap


Washington State 74, Idaho State 39: Mike Ladd and Brock Motum scored 17 points apiece as the Cougars dominated the Bengals in Kennewick, Wash., to win their fourth straight game.

DaVonte Lacy added 16 points for Washington State (9-4), which held the Bengals to six first-half field goals and led 34-14 at halftime. Ladd and Motum combined for 16 boards and the Cougars outrebounded Idaho State 38-13.

Chris Hansen scored 12 points on four 3-pointers for Idaho State (1-10), which has lost 20 straight games to Pac-12 opponents. Top scorer Melvin Morgan had just five points on 2-of-9 shooting. The Bengals have lost five straight since recording their lone victory against Montana Western on Nov. 29.

Washington State, which opens Pac-12 action against Washington on Jan. 5, closed the first half on an 18-4 run and was never threatened in the second half.  The Cougars shot 49 percent while limiting the Bengals to 37.2 percent.

Royce Woolridge had six assists and five rebounds for Washington State, which led 71-35 after reserve Brett Boese hit back-to-back 3-pointers with 2:33 left.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Cougars improved to 6-1 all-time against Idaho State and 183-39 all-time against members of the Big Sky Conference. … The game marked the Cougars’ first regular-season contest in the Tri-Cities since 2009. …The Cougars were 19-of-27 (70.4 percent) from the free-throw line, while Idaho State was just 1-of-9 (11.1 percent).

Idaho State Bengals

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Hansen 29:00 4-10 4-9 0-0 0 3 3 0 1 0 2 1 12
Avibakuro Preh 20:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 4 1 1 2 4
Andre' Hatchett 27:00 4-6 1-1 0-0 1 2 3 2 4 1 1 0 9
Melvin Morgan 25:00 2-9 1-4 0-4 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 5
Tomas Sanchez 29:00 1-6 0-2 1-3 0 1 1 6 2 1 2 0 3
Neveij Walters 15:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 2 1 0
Nick Mason 12:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nnamdi Ezenwa 21:00 0-2 0-1 0-2 0 1 1 1 2 1 1 0 0
Dejan Kostur 7:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0
Sherrod Baldwin 15:00 3-5 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 6
TOTAL 200 16-43 6-19 1-9 1 12 13 9 22 4 12 5 39
  37.2% 31.6% 11.1% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 12

Washington St. Cougars

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Mike Ladd 30:00 6-8 2-3 3-4 3 6 9 1 1 2 1 0 17
Brock Motum 28:00 6-13 0-1 5-5 3 4 7 0 0 0 5 1 17
D.J. Shelton 19:00 2-4 0-1 1-1 2 1 3 0 1 0 2 0 5
Royce Woolridge 25:00 0-4 0-1 0-1 0 5 5 6 3 1 1 0 0
DaVonte Lacy 33:00 5-10 2-6 4-5 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 16
Junior Longrus 9:00 0-0 0-0 1-4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
Dexter Kernich-Drew 14:00 1-3 1-2 2-3 1 4 5 1 2 0 2 0 5
Will DiIorio 15:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 1 2 0 0 2
Bryce Leavitt 7:00 1-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2
Brett Boese 6:00 2-2 2-2 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
James Hunter 5:00 0-0 0-0 2-2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dominic Ballard 5:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
Keaton Hayenga 4:00 0-1 0-1 1-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
TOTAL 200 24-49 7-18 19-27 12 26 38 11 10 6 12 2 74
  49.0% 38.9% 70.4% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 12