McKinley Wright IV scored 10 of his 16 factors within the ultimate eight-plus minutes, Jeriah Horne hit Three of 5 from 3-point vary and completed with 15 factors, and Colorado held on for a 70-58 win over Washington State on Wednesday evening.
The Cougars, enjoying with out senior Isaac Bonton — the workforce’s chief in scoring (18.0), assists (3.8) and steals (2.0) resulting from sickness — have misplaced six video games in a row.
Wright made 11 of 11 from the free-throw line and completed with seven assists. Evan Battey added 14 factors for Colorado (13-4, 7-Three Pac-12).
The Cougars (9-7, 2-7) went scoreless for almost six minutes as Colorado scored 20 consecutive factors — together with seven by Horne — to take a 29-11 lead with eight minutes left within the first half.
TJ Bamba scored eight factors in a 10-1 run early within the second half and WSU used a 9-Zero run to trim its deficit to 49-43 with 9 minutes to play, however D’Shawn Schwartz answered with a 3-pointer and the Cougars bought no nearer.
Noah Williams had 15 factors, Bamba completed with 13 and Dishon Jackson fouled out with 12 factors and eight rebounds for Washington State.
UP NEXT: Washington State travels to Seattle to tackle Apple Cup rival Washington Sunday at 5 p.m. PT.