SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Freshman Kevin Pangos tied the school record with nine 3-pointers and finished with 33 points to lead No. 22 Gonzaga to an 89-81 victory over Washington State on Monday night.
Pangos, a guard from Newmarket, Ontario, was 9 of 13 from 3-point range. He tied the record set by Dan Dickau, who hit nine 3s twice.
Brock Motum had 17 points for Washington State (0-1), which trailed by 20 points in the second half and got as close as three points.
Robert Sacre added 15 points for Gonzaga (2-0), which did not make a field goal over the game’s final 5 minutes.