Gonzaga Downs Washington State 71-69 - Match Report
Gonzaga got 23 points from Elias Harris en route to a 71-69 victory over Washington State on Wednesday at Friel Court.
Gonzaga did not, however, defeat Washington State against the spread, which closed at 11.5 at most sportsbooks.
Gonzaga got 22 points from Kelly Olynyk and another 14 points from Gary Bell, Jr.. Kevin Pangos contributed 4 assists, while Kelly Olynyk cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Washington State got a 23-point performance from Brock Motum, who was supported by 22 points from DaVonte Lacy. Dexter Kernich-Drew had 3 assists in a losing cause for Washington State, while Mike Ladd grabbed 9 rebounds.
Gonzaga trailed at halftime, 31-27.
Washington State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-31.