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Lacy's 16 helps Washington State end 3 game losing streak with a 69-54 win over Purdue

  • Washington State center Jordan Railey, right, puts up a shot in front of Purdue center A.J. Hammons during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Old Spice Classic tournament in Kissimmee, Fla., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

    Washington State center Jordan Railey, right, puts up a shot in front of Purdue center A.J. Hammons during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Old Spice Classic tournament in Kissimmee, Fla., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)  (The Associated Press)

  • Purdue guard Ronnie Johnson, center, drives between Washington State guard Ike Iroegbu, left, and Royce Woolridge (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Old Spice Classic tournament in Kissimmee, Fla., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

    Purdue guard Ronnie Johnson, center, drives between Washington State guard Ike Iroegbu, left, and Royce Woolridge (22) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Old Spice Classic tournament in Kissimmee, Fla., Friday, Nov. 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)  (The Associated Press)

DaVonte Lacy scored 16 points and Washington State beat Purdue 69-54 in the Old Spice Classic consolation round on Friday.

The Cougars (3-3) also got 13 points from both Jordan Railey and Royce Woolridge in stopping a three-game losing streak.

Terone Johnson had 16 points for Purdue (5-2), which was coming off a 97-87 loss Thursday to No. 5 Oklahoma State in which the Boilermakers rallied from a 24-point deficit to get within four with 3:16 to play.

D.J. Shelton had a pair of 3's to key a second-half opening 14-2 run that put Washington State up 31-29 with 16 minutes left. Lacy's 3-pointer gave the Cougars a 49-44 advantage 13 minutes into the half.

Shelton finished with 12 points.

The Washington State advantage grew to 11, at 59-48, when Railey had a three-point play and then had an assist on Dexter Kernich-Drew's layup with 2½ minutes left.