Crozon Scores 24 as Utah Beats Washington 88-83
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Paige Crozon scored 24 points with 10 rebounds, and her layup with 1:52 to play gave Utah the lead for good in its 88-83 win over Washington Monday night.
Crozon, Emily Potter and Katie Kuklok combined to shoot 9 for 10 from the free-throw line in the game's final 1:18.
Washington's Kelsey Plum — the nation's leading scorer — finished with 35 points. She scored 13 of the Huskies' final 17 points, but shot just 36 percent (9 for 25) from the field. Plum shot 15 for 17 from the free-throw line.
Plum entered Monday's game averaging 27.3 points a game.
As a team the Huskies shot just 3 for 14 from the field in the game's final seven minutes.
Utah (10-3, 2-0 Pac-12) got 17 points from Malia Nawahine and Potter finished with 16.
Chantel Osahor scored 18 points for Washington (11-3, 2-1).