Jan. 15, 2011
What's Happening: Riding a two-game win streak, the Washington State women's basketball team (4-13, 2-3 Pac-10) faces No. 4 Stanford (13-2, 4-0) Sunday at 1 p.m. at Beasley Coliseum.
Webcasts on WSUCougars.com: Sunday's game vs. No. 4 Stanford will be webcast live on WSUCougars.com. The Stanford game marks the first of five live webcasts of Cougar basketball games at WSUCougars.com during the Pac-10 schedule. To watch the webcasts go to Cougar All Access at WSUCougars.com at this link WSUCougars.com/allaccess and click on Live Events. A subscription to Cougar All Access is needed to watch the games. Webcast announcers are students from WSU's renowned Edward R. Murrow College of Communication. Below is the webcast schedule for Cougar women's basketball games this season.
Jan. 16, 1 p,m, vs. Stanford
Feb. 3, 7 p.m., vs. Oregon St.
Feb. 5, 1 p.m., vs. Oregon
Feb. 17, 7 p.m., vs. Arizona
Feb. 19, 1 p.m., vs. Arizona St.
Listen In & Follow on GameTracker: Fans can listen to this weekend's games live on KQQQ 1150 AM or KHTR (104.3 FM) in the Pullman/Moscow area. Sunday's game can also be followed with live stats on GameTracker at WSUCougars.com
Free Popcorn Sunday for Kids: Sunday's game vs. No. 4 Stanford, all youth 12-and-under will receive a free popcorn voucher when entering Beasley Coliseum. For tickets call 1-800-GO-COUGS or visit WSUCougars.com.
Stanford Series History: Stanford has never lost to WSU in the program's 50 meetings.
Back Home: Sunday's game will mark only the seventh game at Beasley Coliseum this season for WSU. During its 12-game non-conference schedule, WSU played three games at home: Nov. 22 vs. Nebraska, Dec. 5 vs. Nevada and Dec. 7 vs. South Dakota State.
Ranked Opponents: According to the website rpiratings.com, WSU has played the eighth toughest schedule in the nation. Sunday's game vs. No. 4 Stanford will mark the fourth ranked opponent WSU will face this season. The Cougars hosted No. 21 (Coaches) Nebraska, Nov. 22 and played No. 14 (AP) North Carolina at the Rainbow Wahine Showdown in Honolulu, Nov. 26 and No. 8 (AP) UCLA, Dec. 31. The last time the Cougars defeated a ranked opponent was Feb. 10, 2001, when the Cougars defeated No. 22/19 Arizona, 93-86, in Pullman.
Last Game Recap: Washington State made a season-high 12 three-point field goals and freshman Sage Romberg led a balanced WSU scoring effort with 13 points in the Cougars' 77-63 win over the California Bears, Friday. The win, which snapped an 11-game losing streak to the Bears, was the second consecutive for the Cougars as they notched back-to-back conference wins for the first time since the 2000-01 season.
The 900 Club: With nine points, April Cook became the 17th player in program history to score 900 career points. Cook entered the game needing two points to reach the milestone and scored nine to place her career total at 907. Jazmiine Perkins is right behind Cook as she needs only 22 more points to reach 900 for her career.