Huskies Fall To Arizona St., 86-74
Feb 9, 2002
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Chad Prewitt scored a career-high 33 points, including21 in the second half, and grabbed 9 rebounds to lead Arizona State pastWashington 86-74 Saturday in Pac-10 play.
Washington (8-15, 2-11) cut the Sun Devils' eight-point halftime lead tothree, 55-52, with 12:47 left but Prewitt scored twice, Shawn Redhage addedanother and Kyle Dodd capped the run with a 19-footer to give Arizona State a63-52 advantage with 9:55 left. Washington, which has lost four in a row, nevergot closer than seven the rest of the way.
Doug Wrenn had 30 for the Huskies, who have lost 12 straight at the Arizonaschools. Washington has been swept at the Arizona schools in 12 of the last 14seasons and has a combined 2-28 record in Arizona since 1989.
Arizona State split with the Huskies this season, losing 81-68 in Seattle,on Jan. 10.
Curtis Millage added 17 and Tommie Smith 14 for the Sun Devils (13-9, 6-7).Arizona State outrebounded Washington 40-25 and held the Huskies to 44 percentshooting (23 of 52).
In the first half, Arizona State went on a 14-0 run to take a 25-13 leadmidway through the half, but Washington answered with a 9-0 spurt of its own toclose to 25-22 with 6:31 remaining before halftime.