7:00 PM ET, December 23, 2010
Stan Sheriff Center, Honolulu, Hawaii
HONOLULU -- Klay Thompson knows how good Washington State is. He wants others to know, too.Thompson scored 20 points, including two key 3-pointers down the stretch, and Washington State held on to upset No. 15 Baylor 77-71 in the semifinals of the Diamond Head Classic on Thursday."I think this game shows everybody in the country how good we can be. So if we carry this momentum into the Pac-10, we're going to be good," he said.
• The Cougars have won five straight as they advance to the championship game of the Diamond Head Classic.
• Washington State improves to 10-1 this season, their best start since they won the first 14 games of the 2007-08 season.
• The Cougars snapped a four-game losing streak against ranked teams.
• Baylor lost for the second time in its last 22 games against unranked nonconference opponents.
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||28-49 (.571)||22-60 (.367)|
|3P Made-Attempted||9-18 (.500)||4-22 (.182)|
|FT Made-Attempted||12-18 (.667)||23-29 (.793)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||21 (0/0)||19 (0/0)|
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