PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) - Tatum Brown scored 18 points and No. 20 Arizona beat Washington State 83-68 Thursday night.
Arizona (13-2, 2-1 Pac-10) also got 14 points from Lisa Griffith and 12 from Tysell Bozeman.
Alke Dietel led Washington State (3-10, 0-3) with 23 points, while Yvonne Volkman added 17 and Jen Kerns 11.
Washington State went ahead 17-4, but the Wildcats were able to tie the game at 36-36 and Monika Crank's 3-pointer gave them a 39-36 halftime lead.
The Cougars stayed close in the early going of the second half, but Arizona began pulling away. A 9-0 run gave the Wildcats a 73-58 lead with about five minutes left.