WSU

WSU Cougars start strong, beat Texas State 83-61

Nov 7, 2022, 7:33 PM
WSU Mouhamed Gueye...
WSU forward Mouhamed Gueye secures a rebound during a game against Cal on Jan. 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Young Kwak)
(AP Photo/Young Kwak)

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) – Mouhamed Gueye scored 18 points and snared a career-high 13 rebounds as WSU opened the season with an 83-61 win over Texas State on Monday night.

WSU 83, Texas State 61: Box score

Gueye, who recorded his fourth double-double as a Cougar, was named to the Pac-12 Preseason All-Conference First Team after earning Freshman of the Week honors five times a year ago.

The Cougars held a seven-point lead at intermission but pulled away to start the second half. Justin Powell turned a three-point play and Gueye dunked twice, converted a three-point play and added a layup as they pushed their lead to 14 points, 52-38 in the first five minutes.

DJ Rodman, the son of former NBA player Dennis Rodman, scored 16 points and knocked down 4 of 7 from distance for Washington State. Powell, a transfer from Tennessee, dished a career-high 12 assists to go with his 14 points and Jabe Mullins, a transfer from Saint Mary’s, added 13 points.

Mason Harrell had 17 points to lead the Bobcats. Tyrel Morgan had 10 points and Davion Sykes chipped in another 10 off the bench.

WSU Hoops Preview: Cougs look to build on best season in a decade

WSU

Apple Cup Michael Penix Jr....
The Associated Press

No. 12 UW Huskies outlast WSU Cougars 51-33 in Apple Cup

Michael Penix Jr. threw for 484 yards and had five total touchdowns and the No. 12 UW Huskies reclaimed the Apple Cup with a wild 51-33 victory over WSU.
4 days ago
WSU TJ Bamba...
The Associated Press

WSU makes program record 19 3s, beats Detroit Mercy 96-54

Jabe Mullins scored 22 points on 7-of-10 shooting and WSU hit a program record-tying 19 3-pointers to beat Detroit Mercy 96-54.
5 days ago
Apple Cup 2021...
SeattleSports.com Staff

Podcast: Apple Cup preview with CFB analysts Michael Bumpus, Brock Huard

Listen to Brock Huard of FOX Sports and Michael Bumpus of Pac-12 Network break down Saturday's big Apple Cup between the WSU Cougars and No. 12 UW Huskies.
5 days ago
UW Huskies Michael Penix Jr...
Brock Huard

Huard’s Apple Cup Preview: Breakdown, prediction of No. 12 UW at WSU

FOX college football analyst and former UW huskies QB Brock Huard details Saturday's huge Apple Cup between the UW Huskies and WSU Cougars.
5 days ago
Apple Cup WSU...
Brandon Gustafson

Bump’s Apple Cup Preview: Matchups, prediction and much more

Former WSU WR Michael Bumpus shares his thoughts on this year's Apple Cup matchup, including his prediction for the game in Pullman.
7 days ago
Apple Cup UW Huskies WSU Cougars...
Brandon Gustafson

Huard: The biggest matchup to watch for between UW and WSU in Apple Cup

When the Huskies travel to Pullman for the Apple Cup vs WSU, Brock Huard is keeping a close eye on UW's edge rushers vs the Cougars' O-line.
8 days ago
WSU Cougars start strong, beat Texas State 83-61