Washington State Men's Basketball Opens Exhibition Season
Nov. 14, 2005
PULLMAN, Wash. -- The Washington State men's basketball team will host Lewis-Clark State in an exhibition game Tuesday at Friel Court. Tip off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and admission is free.
The Cougars' returning players accounted for 56 starts and 44.4 percent of WSU's scoring in 2004-05. The Cougars were 12-16 last season and lost to Stanford in the first round of the Pacific-10 Tournament.
Sophomore Derrick Low is WSU's leading returning scorer after averaging 7.0 per game in 2004-05, the eighth best mark by a freshman in Cougar history.
Lewis-Clark State is 6-0 this season in NAIA games. Eric Durret leads the Warriors with 14.7 points per game.
WSU opens its regular season at home against UC Riverside, Saturday, Nov. 19 at 5:30 p.m.