Huskies Hold Off Beavers, 82-70
March 6, 2010
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) -Washington beat Oregon State 82-70 Saturday night, spoiling Senior Day for the Beavers and setting up a rematch between the two schools in the first round of the Pac-10 Conference tournament on Thursday.
Junior forward Matt Bryan-Amaning led the Huskies with 22 points and 11 rebounds. Isaiah Thomas added 19 points and five assists and Quincy Pondexter scored 18 for Washington (21-9, 11-7 Pac-10), which will carry the No. 3 seed in the postseason conference tournament.
Roeland Schaftenaar had 15 points for Oregon State (14-16, 8-10), the No. 6 seed in the Pac-10.
Washington, which has won six straight games over the Beavers, led 37-29 at the half and by as many as 20 points in the second half.
The Huskies had only seven turnovers against the Beavers, who lead the Pac-10 in steals.