SEATTLE — Kelsey Plum scored 24 points and Washington scored the last seven points to defeat Washington State 69-63 on Saturday.
Louise Brown made two free throws to put the Cougars up 63-62 with 2:20 to play. The Huskies regained the lead 14 seconds later when Plum made two from the line. Following a turnover, Talia Walton scored. Washington State missed its last four shots and the Huskies went 3 of 4 from the foul line.
Alexus Atchley had 15 points and Walton 13 for the Huskies (15-4, 6-2 Pac-12). Chantel Osahor had 12 rebounds as Washington had a 43-32 advantage on the boards.
Borislava Hristova had 13 points and Taylor Edmondson 12 on four 3-pointers for the Cougars (12-7, 3-5). Edmondson had three of six WSU treys in the third quarter as the Cougars erased a 38-25 halftime deficit by outscoring the Huskies 24-9
Washington made 12 of 18 free throws in the second half while WSU was 5 of 6 for the game.