With five in double figures, Washington defeats Oregon State
Jamal Bey scored 15 points, Braxton Meah had a double-double and Washington defeated Oregon State 61-47 on Saturday night.
SEATTLE — SEATTLE (AP) — Jamal Bey scored 15 points, Braxton Meah had a double-double and Washington defeated Oregon State 61-47 on Saturday night.
After the Huskies went up 15 with a steal and 3-pointer from Koren Johnson at 12:02 of the second half, Oregon State fought back to go 46-40 with a jumper from Tyler Bilodeau 6:03 to go. The Beavers were back within six when Jordan Pope hit near the four-minute mark to make it 48-42.
The Huskies went on to score the next nine points, with five coming from Keion Brooks. The Huskies now led 57-42 with 2:12 to go and led the rest of the way by at least 14 points.
Oregon State has been held under 50 points for the fifth time this season in conference play.
Meah added 12 points and 11 rebounds for his second double-double in three games and third-place finish this season. Keyon Menifield, who scored 27 points in a 72-71 OT win over Oregon earlier in the week, scored 12 points. Keion Brooks and Koren Johnson each scored 11 points. Only five players scored for the Huskies (15-13, 7-10 Pac-12), but all hit double digits.
Washington shot 36% overall, with 6 of 24 3-pointers and made 17 of 19 free throws. Bey was 6-for-6 from the line.
Pope and Glenn Taylor led Oregon State (10-18, 4-13) by 11 points each. The Beavers shot 32% for the game and 2 for 19 from 3-point margin.
It was the 310th meeting between the two teams, with Washington leading 166-144. It is the third most played series in the NCAA behind Oregon vs. Oregon State and Oregon vs. Washington.
Mike Hopkins got his 100th win in his sixth season as coach of the Huskies.
https://www.king5.com/article/sports/ncaa/ncaab/huskies/with-five-in-double-figures-washington-defeats-oregon-state/281-cf0dbf6c-893c-4a5b-b5e2-26e7ed5b2b95 With five in double figures, Washington defeats Oregon State