5:30 PM ET, February 8, 2009
Maples Pavilion, Stanford, CA
Pondexter clutch down the stretch as No. 25 Washington edges out Stanford
STANFORD, Calif. -- Isaiah Thomas knew about "The Streak" only because he read newspaper reports. Washington coach Lorenzo Romar didn't bother bringing it up much.
• The Huskies snapped a 15-game losing streak at Maples Pavilion as they have won consecutive games vs. the Cardinal for the first time since the 1992-93 season.
• Quincy Pondexter paced Washington with 20 points, his second straight 20-point effort.
• Stanford lost for the fourth time in its last five games and is now 4-7 since its 10-0 start.
• Jon Brockman had 13 points and 12 rebounds, his sixth straight double-double vs. the Cardinal and 11th this season.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||26-55 (.473)||26-62 (.419)|
|3P Made-Attempted||2-7 (.286)||7-18 (.389)|
|FT Made-Attempted||21-28 (.750)||9-17 (.529)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||20 (0/0)|