No. 9 Washington State 58, Oregon State 54 - February 24, 2007
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Washington State Cougars Athletics
Feb. 24, 2007
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Washington State Post Game Notes
Cougars' 23 wins most since 1982-83 (23)...eight road wins most since eight in 1951-52...six Pac-10 road victories ties for most in school history (1979-80).
WSU's 12 wins away from Pullman (eight road, three neutral, Spokane) most since 12 (10 road, two neutral) in 1940-41.
The Cougars clinched at least third place in the Pacific-10 securing their best finish since a second place in 1982-83.
Washington State trailed at halftime (32-27) for the first time in 12 games...last deficit at intermission was 27-24 to No. 7 Arizona, Jan. 6 in Pullman...Cougars improved to 7-1 when behind entering the locker room.
The Cougars held Oregon State without a field goal for 6:35 (7:38 to 1:03) in the second half...eighth time this season WSU has held a foe without a field goal for at least five minutes.
Redshirt-sophomore guard Taylor Rochestie made his first start in a Washington State uniform (made 25 starts at Tulane in 2004-05 season).
Sophomore center Aron Baynes scored a season-high 14 points...equaled most points against a Pac-10 opponent in his career (vs. Oregon, March 8, 2006 in Pac-10 Tournament).