Cougars Lose Heartbreaker In Overtime To Cal, 75-71
Jan. 25, 2001
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - California's Sean Lampley scored 27 points and grabbed12 rebounds Thursday night to lead the Golden Bears to a 75-71 overtime victoryover Washington State.
After overcoming a late, six-point Washington State lead, Shantay Legans'layup with 1:04 left in the game gave California a 63-62 advantage. Legansextended the lead to three with a pair of free throws on California's nextpossession.
But Washington State's Mike Bush answered with a 3-pointer with 23 secondsleft to send the game into overtime.
In the extra period, Lampley and Legans scored six points each to down theCougars on their home court for the first time this season.
Bush scored 22 points and freshman Marcus Moore added 17 to pace WashingtonState (7-9, 1-6 Pac 10).
California (13-5, 4-2) has won 12 of its last 14 games.