Alleyne has 21 and 19, Oregon women beat WSU 82-66

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EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - Jillian Alleyne had 21 points and 19 rebounds Friday night to give Oregon its first Pac-12 win of the season against visiting Washington State 82-66.

Alleyne reached her 14th straight double-double and 16th of the season on a pair of free throws with 16:29 left in the game. Those free throws sparked a 10-0 Oregon run that broke a 35-35 tie and gave the Ducks the lead for good.

The Ducks (10-8, 1-6) jumped ahead 29-11 in the first half, but allowed the Cougars to battle back to within 33-28 at halftime.

Chrishae Rowe scored 24, Danielle Love had 14 rebounds and Lexi Petersen added 13 points as Oregon out-rebounded Washington State 59-35.

The Cougars forced 25 turnovers, but struggled with 29.2 percent shooting (21 of 72) and 18 turnovers of their own.

Lia Galdeira led WSU (11-8, 5-2) with 16 points and Tia Presley added 14.

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