CBI participation is no guarantee of success in 2012 for WSU, via cougarsportsweekly.com.
WSU didn't make it to the final game of the CBI on the strength of its defense, and it was that defense that let the Cougars down as the Pitt Panthers took the decisive game of the tournament, 71-65, bringing an end to WSU's season.
When Brock Motum went down with a sprained ankle early in WSU's CBI Tournament semifinal with Oregon State, most assumed the Cougars would struggle to score points going forward. But for two games, WSU defied the odds and thrived without its leading scorer. Tonight, his absence finally caught up with the Cougs.
Wazzu has a dunkfest against the USF Dons in the 2012 CBI tournament at War Memorial gym.
Wazzu defeats USF in the 2012 CBI tournament in War Memorial Gym.