February 4, 2011 in Sports

WSU women post huge comeback to down Oregon State


Freshmen Sage Romberg and Ireti Amojo led Washington State (6-16, 4-6) with 17 points apiece and after trailing by as many as 13 points in the second half, the Cougars rallied to beat Oregon State (7-14, 0-10) 67-64 in Pac-10 basketball action Thursday in Pullman.

The comeback was the fourth biggest in program history as WSU went on a 13-0 run to tie the game at 48 with 9:07 remaining.

The Cougars led by as many as five with 3:52 remaining and held on for the win.

April Cook added 14 points for WSU, while Sage Indendi led the Beavers with 22 points.

Washington 90, Oregon 76 (OT): Kristi Kingma led the way with 20 points, hitting 4 of 9 3-pointers, and Regina Rogers scored eight of her 18 points in overtime as the Huskies (9-10, 4-6 Pac-10) went on a 16-0 run to close the extra period, beating the Ducks (12-9, 3-7) at Seattle.

Mackenzie Argens added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Huskies. Nia Jackson had 22 to lead the Ducks.

Northern Colorado 69, Eastern Washington 59: Victoria Timm hit 4 of 5 3-pointers and scored a game-high 22 points, Lauren Oosdyke added 21 points and 10 rebounds and the Bears (13-9, 8-1) opened a 31-22 halftime lead and held on to beat the Eagles (8-12, 4-4) in Big Sky action in Cheney.

Julie Piper paced the Eagles with 14 points and six rebounds. Brianne Ryan added 13 points, but the Eagles shot just 32.9 percent for the game, going 9 of 37 from the floor in the first half.

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