PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Junior Lisa Willis scored a season-high 25
points, leading UCLA (No. 23 ESPN/USA Today; No. 22 AP) to an 89-69 victory over Washington
State on Friday night.
Willis made five 3-pointers and finished with six rebounds and
four steals. Sophomore Amanda Livingston scored 11 points, and
teammates Lindsey Pluimer and Noelle Quinn each added 10 for UCLA
(10-3 4-0 Pac-10).
Emma Joneby had 12 points and 12 rebounds, and sophomore Adriane
Ferguson added 11 points for the Cougars (4-10, 0-5). Juniors
Ariana Scales and Charmaine Jones each scored 10.
The Bruins, who shot a season-best 54.3 percent, led 37-34 at
the break. Willis hit consecutive 3-points to extend UCLA's lead to
10 points in the second half. Washington State never got closer
than eight points the rest of the way.