PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) -- Senior Charmaine Jones led all scorers
with 19 points and freshman Katie Appleton tossed in 15 Friday
night as Washington State beat Pepperdine 66-57 in the
nonconference season opener for both teams.
Sherriel Boyd led Pepperdine with 13 points.Ebonee Coates had eight rebounds and four blocked shots for WSU
(1-0).The Cougars started slowly, missing six of their first nine
shots, but held a 33-22 lead at halftime.For the game, Washington State shot 40.6 percent while holding
Pepperdine (0-1) to 29.6 percent.