No. 8/6 Washington State vs. Portland State -- Postgame Notes
Courtesy: Washington State Athletics
Dec. 9, 2007
Final Stats |
No. 8/6 Washington State vs. Portland State - Dec. 9, 2007 - Pullman, Wash. (Friel Court)
Final Score: No. 8/6 Washington State 72, Portland State 60
Washington State Notes:
Aron Baynes, Robbie Cowgill and Nikola Koprivica combined for 31 of WSU's 35 first-half points on 14-for-15 shooting from the field.
WSU's .727 field goal percentage in the first half is the Cougars' highest one-half field goal percentage of the season...previous high was .615 percent in the second half at Boise State (Nov. 13).
The Cougars' .650 overall field goal percentage is the highest in a game this season...highest single-game percentage in the Bennett Era (Dick and Tony Bennett).
Nikola Koprivica tied his career high with 12 points...most points in a game this season for him (career high set Dec. 28, 2006 at UCLA).
WSU improved to 6-0 all-time versus Portland State.
Aron Baynes scored a season-high 23 points, two shy of career high...second career 20-plus point game...his five dunks were a season high...finished the game 9-for-9 from the field (career-best performance 10-for-10 against USC March 3, 2006).