Stanford 78, Washington St. 67

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 10:00 PM
Location - Maples Pavilion, Stanford, California
Officials - Kevin Brill, Ken Ditty, Gregory Nixon
Attendance - 4476

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Washington St. 23 44 67
Stanford 27 51 78

Recap


Stanford 78, Washington State 67:
Aaron Bright scored a season-high 21 points and the Cardinal pulled away late to win their conference home opener.

Dwight Powell had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Stanford (10-6, 1-2 Pac-12), which trailed 53-48 with 7:11 to play before drawing clear with a 20-4 run over the next five minutes. Chasson Randle added 16 points.

Washington State (9-6, 0-2) was led by Brock Motum, who matched his season high with 29 points on 11-for-24 shooting, including four 3-pointers. Mike Ladd had 15 points for the Cougars, who have lost seven of their last 11 games against Stanford.

The Cardinal entered the game last in the Pac-12 in field goal percentage at 40.3, but shot 52.3 percent against Washington State, including 24-for-26 (92.3) from the foul line.

Washington State was 6-of-9 from the foul line and was outrebounded 35-28. Stanford’s Josh Huestis had nine points and seven boards, and Powell recorded his fourth double-double of the season.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Both teams shot well from 3-point range, with Stanford shooting 66.7 percent (8-of-12) and Washington State at 41.2 percent (7-of-17) …. Over the last two seasons, Stanford is 12-5 in games following a loss. … The Cardinal have not lost a conference opener at home since the 2009 season.

Washington St. Cougars

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Mike Ladd 28:00 6-15 1-2 2-2 2 2 4 3 5 1 1 0 15
Brock Motum 35:00 11-24 4-7 3-4 1 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 29
D.J. Shelton 33:00 2-4 2-2 0-0 0 4 4 0 1 1 2 0 6
Will DiIorio 23:00 1-3 0-0 0-0 2 3 5 1 3 0 0 0 2
DaVonte Lacy 27:00 1-8 0-3 1-3 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 3
Royce Woolridge 28:00 5-8 0-1 0-0 0 4 4 3 3 2 1 0 10
Junior Longrus 9:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0
Dexter Kernich-Drew 14:00 1-3 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 2
Brett Boese 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 27-65 7-17 6-9 7 17 24 12 19 5 6 0 67
  41.5% 41.2% 66.7% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 6

Stanford Cardinal

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chasson Randle 33:00 5-8 2-3 4-4 0 2 2 1 2 1 3 0 16
Rosco Allen 16:00 2-4 1-1 0-0 0 1 1 1 4 0 2 0 5
Andy Brown 30:00 2-4 1-2 2-4 0 5 5 0 1 3 1 1 7
Josh Huestis 35:00 4-10 1-2 0-0 1 6 7 2 1 0 1 1 9
Dwight Powell 35:00 4-7 0-0 8-8 3 8 11 3 3 0 3 4 16
Stefan Nastic 13:00 1-4 0-0 2-2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4
Aaron Bright 32:00 5-7 3-4 8-8 0 2 2 3 1 1 1 0 21
John Gage 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Christian Sanders 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-44 8-12 24-26 5 25 30 11 12 5 12 6 78
  52.3% 66.7% 92.3% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 12