Arizona State Whips Washington, 68-51
Jan. 8, 2010
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Rihards Kuksiks matched his career high with 27 points and Arizona State dominated No. 24 Washington from the start in a 67-51 victory Friday night.
Ty Abbott added 17 points for the Sun Devils (1-2 Pac-10, 11-5), who led by 11 in the first half and 19 in the second in the Huskies' second Pac-10 loss in a row.
Trent Lockett had 11 points for Arizona State. The Sun Devils had a 18-point advantage at the foul line, 30 of 37 to the Huskies' 12 of 21.
Isaiah Thomas led Washington (10-4, 1-2) with 20 points. Elston Turner was the only other Washington player in double figures with 10 in by far the Huskies' lowest-scoring game of the season.
Arizona State made 8 of 19 3-pointers, 5 of 8 by Kuksiks, while Washington was 3 of 14.