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No. 13 Gonzaga beats Washington State 90-74

Gonzaga coach Mark Few watches his team during the first half of a West Coast Conference tournament NCAA college basketball game against Loyola Marymount on Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Las Vegas. Gonzaga won 66-48. Photo: Associated Press/AP Photo/Isaac Brekken

No. 13 Gonzaga beats Washington State 90-74

NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Kevin Pangos had 27 points and Drew Barham added 17 to lead No. 13 Gonzaga past Washington State 90-74 on Thursday night.

Pangos shot 8 of 13 from the field, including 5 of 8 on 3-pointers, as Gonzaga (4-0) scored at least 90 for the third time this season.

Freshman guard Ike Iroegbu had 20 points to lead cold-shooting Washington State (2-1). DaVonte Lacy added 14.

Washington State was held to 44 percent shooting by Gonzaga, which shot 55 percent. The Bulldogs had 20 assists and outrebounded the Cougars 35-30.

Gonzaga scored the first basket of the game and never trailed. The Bulldogs made six of their first eight shots to take a 16-6 lead, capping the run on a 3-pointer by Barham.

 

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