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UCLA 73, Washington St. 52

LOS ANGELES -- Markel Walker had UCLA's first triple-double in eight years with 14 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists in the Bruins' 73-52 win over Washington State on Saturday.

Rebekah Gardner scored 21 points and Thea Lemberger 14 for UCLA (12-10, 7-4 Pac-12), which won its fourth straight.

Jazmine Perkins and April Cook had 13 points each for the Cougars (10-13, 4-7).

UCLA shot 51.8 percent (17 of 30) from the floor, enjoyed a 50-28 rebounding advantage and outscored Washington State 38-16 in the paint.

Walker's triple-double was the fifth in school history and first since 2004. She scored 17 points in the second half as the Bruins used a 25-4 run over an eight-minute span to break the game open.