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Desmond Simmons scored 13 points to lead Washington to a 74-51 win over Cal State Northridge on Thursday night.
Terrence Ross and Tony Wroten added 12 points each for Washington (6-5).
Aziz N'Diaye came off the bench to score 11 points and grab seven rebounds. The Huskies center missed the previous two games because of a right knee sprain.
Stephan Hicks led the Matadors (3-7) with 13 points.
The Huskies never trailed against Northridge after having their 32-game nonconference home winning streak snapped by South Dakota State on Sunday.
C.J. Wilcox made a corner 3-pointer to put Washington up 47-21 early in the second half. Abdul Gaddy delivered the crosscourt pass to Wilcox for his sixth assist of the night. Gaddy was a distributor most of the night, finishing with eight assists and five shot attempts.
BEST OF MAXIM
In what will be the last game before the inaugural Pac-12 season begins, the Washington Huskies will play host to the Matadors of Cal State Northridge with a tip time of 7 p.m. Unlike previous opponents UW has had troubles with, the Matadors have a losing record at 3-6.
SEATTLE - After giving up 51 points in the first half Sunday against South Dakota State, the Washington Huskies put the clamps down on Cal State Northridge, allowing the Matadors 51 total points en route to a 74-51 win at Alaska Airlines Arena Thursday.
Dec 22, 10:00 PM | Alaska Airlines Arena
CS Northridge Matadors vs Washington Huskies Odds
The Huskies will try to cover the spread at Alaska Airlines Arena on Thursday when they get a visit from the CS Northridge Matadors in college basketball action.
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Did you miss the South Dakota St. Jackrabbits vs. Washington Huskies Pac 12 basketball game Sunday? Nate Wolters scored a season-high 34 points and South Dakota State hit its first seven 3-point shots to win 92-73 over Washington on Sunday. Tony Wroten scored 23 points and Darnell Gant had 15 points and 10 rebounds for Washington.