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Arizona State rolling thanks to January contribution

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Briann January scored 12 points in a reserve
role to lead No. 11 Arizona State to its ninth straight win, 72-47
over Washington State on Saturday.

The winning streak is the longest for Arizona State (12-1, 3-0
Pac-10) in 10 years under coach Charlie Turner Thorne.

Keisha Moore had 20 points and eight rebounds for the Cougars
(6-6, 0-4), who have lost five in a row.

Arizona State held Katie Appleton, the Cougars' top scorer, to
five points on 1-for-4 shooting. Emily Westerberg, Aubree Johnson
and Kirsten Thompson each scored nine points for the Sun Devils.

Arizona State scored 28 points off 29 Washington State turnovers
and outrebounded the Cougars 41-29, adding to its best start since
opening 14-1 in 1982-83.

The Sun Devils began the second half with a 15-3 run, opening a
44-22 lead with 15:18 left.

Washington State never got closer than 17 points the rest of the
way.