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Courtesy: Washington State Athletics
Release: 02/16/2008
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Feb. 16, 2008

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No. 21/20 Washington State at Oregon - Feb. 16, 2008 - Eugene, Ore. (McArthur Court)

WASHINGTON STATE NOTES

  • WSU got its first win over Oregon at Eugene in 13 years (since Feb. 18, 1995)...it was also the first sweep of the season series over the Ducks since 1995.
  • At 20-5, the Cougars have secured their second-straight 20-win season...it's the first time WSU has had back-to-back 20-win seasons since the 1940-41 and 1941-42 seasons.
  • Derrick Low scored 11 of WSU's first 15 points to open the game (3-of-4 from 3-point)...most first-half point this season for Low is 16...Pac-10 is nine vs. Oregon Jan. 20.
  • Taylor Rochestie recorded second-straight 20-point game with 21 points...second time in his career he scored 20 points in two straight games...the first of the season.
  • In the last two games, Rochestie and Low have accounted for 62 percent (82-of-132) of WSU's points.
  • Low is averaging 21.5 points per game against the Ducks in the last four meetings.
  • WSU tied its second best first-half total with five 3-pointers made (three by Low).
  • Kyle Weaver passed Peter Mullins and Brian Wright for 26th place in the WSU career scoring record books...he now has 1,027.
  • WSU held Oregon to just one 3-pointer in the first half...the Ducks finished with four...they had hit 32 3-pointers in their last two games....held league's highest scoring team (78.9 point per game coming in) to 53 points.
  • WSU out-rebounded its opponent for the sixth time in Pac-10 play this season (31-20).
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