Final Score: WSU 81, Stanford 69

Washington State Notes:

  • Faisal Aden scored a career-high 33 points…his previous career high was 28 done last year at Fresno State…it marks his third 20-point game of the season and the ninth of his career and the first 30-point game of his career.
  • Aden is the first Cougar not named Klay Thompson to reach the 30-point plateau since Taylor Rochestie scored 33 against UCLA, Feb. 21, 2009.
  • Aden made a career-high 13 free throws while attempting 13…was perfect from the line.
  • Brock Motum reached double figures for the 16th time in 18 games this season….he finished with 16 points and led the team with six rebounds.
  • Cougars shot a season-best .931 from the free throw line (27-for-29)…previous best was .792 (19-for-24) against Oregon State…the last time WSU shot above .900 was Jan. 16, 2011 at California (12-for-13).
  • WSU defeated the first-place Cardinal (now 15-4, 5-2 in Pac-12)…snapped its three-game losing streak and Stanford’s three-game winning streak.
  • The Cougars scored 81 points, tying for their third-most this season and ties the most in conference play this season.
  • WSU came back after trailing by as many as 13 points in the second half (at the 16:56 mark).
  • Tonight’s game marked the first in Pullman for the Cougars since Dec. 18, 2011.
  • Washington State will host California Saturday at 3:05 p.m. at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman.