WASHINGTON 49, No. 13 San Diego State 36
PLAYER OF THE GAME
Sophomore point guard Nigel Williams-Goss did led all scorers with 15 points and pulled down a team-high six rebounds. He also drained three three-pointers, which was a big lift for the Huskies considering they shot 37.5 percent from the field and 27.8 percent (5 of 18) on three-pointers. Williams-Goss also doled out three assists.
PLAY OF THE GAME
With 1:10 left in the first half, Robert Upshaw blocked a shot from San Diego State’s Kevin Zabo, which started a fast break that ended with a Williams-Goss slam dunk. The basket gave Washington a 21-12 lead.
San Diego State cut its deficit to four points (23-19) with 14:29 left, but the Huskies put the game away with a 20-4 run over the next eight minutes. Williams-Goss started the spurt with a three-pointer and Andrews ended it with a three that pushed UW ahead 43-23 with 6:30 left.
BY THE NUMBERS
4 – Blocks for Upshaw, who increased his nation-leading tally to 33.
20.4 – Shooting percentage for the Aztecs, which connected on 11 of 54 shots.
47 – Seconds in which San Diego State led the game. Washington had the lead for 18 minutes and 37 seconds.