PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State Cougars held visiting Canisius scoreless over an 11-minute stretch in the first half and blew out the Golden Griffins 67-41.
Taylor Rochestie scored 17 points in the rout, while freshman Klay Thompson added 15. Daven Harmeling scored 10 points to help the Cougars improve to 4-0.
The Cougars outrebounded the Golden Griffins 44-27 and forced 18 turnovers.
At one point, the Cougars led 23-9. They went into halftime with a 39-15 lead and kept on going in the second half.
Chris Gadley, Canisius' leading scorer ended the game with 13 points. The Golden Griffins shot just 30 percent from the field.