Iwalani Rodrigues scored 17 points against Washington in Utah's last game.
Feb. 23, 2013
Utah vs. Washington State (Huntsman Center)
Sunday, Feb. 24, 3:00 p.m. MT
Radio: ESPN 700/espn700sports.com (Play-by-Play Rick Bouillon)
Live video at http://pac-12.com/live/utahutes.aspx
The Utah women's basketball team plays its final regular-season home game of the year against Washington State on Sunday, Feb. 24, at 3:00 p.m. MT.
The Utes have won four of their last five games and five of their last seven games.
Utah will honor seniors Iwalani Rodrigues, Rachel Messer, Chelsea Bridgewater and Rita Sitivi before the game, and there will be a special postgame presentation to honor retiring athletic trainer Deb Willardson.
Last Time Out
Utah earned a big win over Washington on Friday evening, 60-48. Washington entered the game third in the Pac-12 standings.
Michelle Plouffe and Iwalani Rodrigues led Utah with 17 points each, while Rachel Messer was also in double-figure scoring with 11 points. Taryn Wicijowski had a team-high 11 rebounds, while Plouffe pulled down eight boards.
Utah held Washington to 27 percent shooting in the second half in the win.
The Utes are 15-11 overall and 6-9 in the Pac-12.
Washington State Update
Washington State fell to 20th-ranked Colorado, 59-45 on Friday evening. The Buffaloes scored 25 points off 25 Cougar turnovers in the game.
Washington State falls to 10-16 overall, 6-9 in the Pac-12.
News and Notes
Utah had a season-high 10 blocks against Washington.
Iwalani Rodrigues made three three-pointers against Washington to pass current Utes video coordinator and former All-American Morgan Warburton-Nelson for fourth all-time at Utah in three-point field goals made. Rodrigues has 205 career three's.
Michelle Plouffe tied her career high with four blocks against Washington. She moved into second all-time at Utah in career blocks with 125.
Rachel Messer scored 11 points against Washington. It was the third time this season she was in double-figure scoring.