12/15 01:48 CST Goodman, Slocum key No. 8 Oregon St. rout over E. Washington
Goodman, Slocum key No. 8 Oregon St. rout over E. Washington
By ROBERT COLLIAS
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) --- Aleah Goodman scored 22 points and Destiny Slocum
added 17 to lead No. 8 Oregon State to a 93-45 win over Eastern Washington on
Friday night in the Maui Jim Maui Classic.
Mikayla Pivec had 14 points and Kat Tudor 12 for the Beavers (6-1). Oregon
State shot 58 percent from the field, including 14 for 27 on 3-pointers.
Grace Kirscher scored 17 points on 7-for-11 shooting for Eastern Washington
(1-7). The rest of the team shot 11 for 45 from the floor. The much-taller
Beavers dominated on the boards, outrebounding the Eagles 40-23.
The score was tied 13-all after one quarter before Slocum scored nine points in
Oregon State's 23-4 run over the first 8:46 of the second. Alissa Sealby had a
three-point play and Krischer hit a 3-pointer to pull Eastern Washington within
13 at halftime.
Slocum then scored five during the Beavers' 14-4 run that pushed their lead to
24 with 3:48 left in the third. A 12-4 spurt pushed the advantage to 29 heading
to the fourth, and Oregon State outscored the Eagles 26-7 over the final 10
The third-year tournament is played at the Lahaina Civic Center, the same floor
where the Maui Invitational men's tournament is played.
Oregon State: The Beavers won their sixth game of the season by at least 25
points. They beat South Carolina by two points and Western Kentucky by 14,
while losing to Notre Dame by 10. OSU is now 5-0 all-time in the three-year-old
Maui Jim Maui Classic tournament it hosts.
Eastern Washington: The Eagles' win came over Eastern Oregon of the NAIA. All
of EWU's losses have been by double digits.
Oregon State: The competition ramps up significantly Saturday on the final day
of the tournament when the Beavers play Texas A&M.
Eastern Washington: Plays UC Riverside Saturday in the third-place game.