Nov. 27, 2009
Washington State vs. Nicholls State - Nov. 27, 2009 - Anchorage, Alaska (Sullivan Arena)
Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout - Game #5
Final Score: WSU 78, Nicholls State 69
Washington State Notes:
- Klay Thompson led the team with 21 points...he's scored 20-plus points in all five games this season...averaging 25.4 points per game.
- DeAngelo Casto had his first career double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds...it marks the first time he's pulled down double figure boards.
- For the second-straight game, Casto, Thompson, Marcus Capers (10) and Reggie Moore (14) all scored in double figures.
- Nikola Koprivica was 1-for-2 from beyond the 3-point arc...he has made a 3-pointer in all five Cougar games this season.
- The Cougars trailed at halftime for the first time this season.
- Klay Thompson scored in double figures in every first half this season, finishing the period with 10 points...he has scored double figures in all 10 halves this season.
- All five starters scored in the first half.
- WSU will face the winner of the San Diego-Houston game for the Great Alaska Shootout Championship...the game is currently being played.