Stanford women roll past Washington State

PULLMAN, Wash. — DiJonai Carrington had 19 points, eight rebounds and five assists to help No. 7 Stanford beat Washington State 67-42 on Friday night for its fifth straight victory.

Alanna Smith added 18 points and 11 rebounds for Stanford (24-4, 14-3 Pac-12), and Kiana Williams had 11 points.

Ula Motuga scored 10 points to lead Washington State (9-19, 4-13).

Stanford closed the first quarter with a 20-5 run to take a 23-12 lead. Smith started the run with two layups, and Carrington and Lacie Hull capped it with two layups each. Stanford led 34-19 at the half.

Stanford closed the third quarter with a 7-0 run, with Williams hitting a 3-pointer, and outscored the Cougars 21-13 in the period.

The Cardinal are competing with Oregon for the No. 1 seed in the Pac-12 tournament.

Stanford plays at Washington on Sunday in a regular-season finale.

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