TCU Overmatched by Cougars, 73-52
Dec 6, 2003
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Marcus Moore had 18 points, six assists and three steals to lead Washington State over TCU 73-52 on Saturday.
Randy Green scored a game-high 19 points and Thomas Kelati added 11 for the Cougars.
Marcus Shropshire led TCU with 10 points.
After leading 39-30 at the half, Washington State (4-2) opened up the second half with an 11-2 run to break away from the Horned Frogs (1-5).
Moore turned one of his three steals into a breakaway basket, then on the other end of the floor, rebounded a TCU miss and picked up one of his game-high six assists to Kelati for a layup that put the Cougars up 53-32.
WSU built on its lead and never looked back.
The Cougars' 73 points are their highest output of the season.
It was the lowest output this season for TCU. Previously, the Horned Frogs were held to 64 points in a loss to Tulsa.
Washington State took better care of the ball, turning it over just eight
times opposed to the Horned Frogs' 17. The Cougars out-rebounded TCU 32-24.