chanelle moline

Near miss for the Cougars as Utah escapes late

Falling behind by as much as 21 points in the second quarter, Washington State (6-9, 1-3) mounted another massive rally in the second half against Utah (14-1, 3-1) only to come up just short of completing the comeback as the Utes escaped Pullman, 72-68, Friday night in Beasley Coliseum.