College Sports

Zags' Few earns 300th career victory

SPOKANE - Elias Harris scored a season-high 22 points as Gonzaga beat Oklahoma State, 73-52, on Friday night, giving coach Mark Few the 300th victory of his 12-year coaching career.

Robert Sacre had 16 points and a career-high 15 rebounds for Gonzaga (9-5), which has won five in a row since an early December slump knocked it from the Top 25.

Gonzaga is 4-0 against Oklahoma State. Few is 300-78 since taking over for Dan Monson in 1999.

Marshall Moses led Oklahoma State (11-2) with 17 points.

The Cowboys saw their seven-game winning streak broken in what was only their second game on an opponent’s home court this season. The Cowboys shot 36.2 percent from the field and 35.7 percent from the free throw line.

Keiton Page and Ray Penn had averaged a combined 24.7 points and were 38-for-103 from 3-point range but combined for nine points, including 2-for-7 on 3-pointers, for Oklahoma State.

Steven Gray, Gonzaga’s leading scorer at 14.2 points entering the game, has been slowed with a back injury, and he finished with 10 points and four assists.

Mangisto Arop scored all seven of his points and had seven rebounds in the first half as Gonzaga led at the break, 40-26. Arop finished with 10 rebounds as the Bulldogs outrebounded the Cowboys, 43-30.