Washington State dumps 5 of 6, prepare for Oregon, Oregon State this week
PULLMAN, Wash. - It's back to the drawing board on the Palouse after Washington dropped a pair of games over last week to PAC-10 rivals Stanford and Cal. Up next - Oregon and Oregon State, two teams with their own struggles to manage.
The Cougars' Taylor Rochestie scored 19 points, including four 3-pointers Saturday against the Golden Bears. Freshman Klay Thompson had 15 points, while Caleb Forest added 13.
Washington State has lost 5 of its last 6, and 10 of their last 16 games.
The Cougars' next two games are against the last two teams in the league: Oregon (6-17) on Thursday, followed by Oregon State (10-12) on Saturday.