Kimberly Brandon had a double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds Thursday night, leading Arizona State past Washington State 63-46.

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Kimberly Brandon had a double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds Thursday night, leading Arizona State past Washington State 63-46.

The Sun Devils (14-5, 5-3 Pac-12), who won their fourth in a row, also got 10 points from Kali Bennett.

The Cougars (9-11, 3-5), who dropped their fifth straight, were led by Jazmine Perkins and Rosetta Adzasu with 10 points each.

Arizona State struggled in the first half, hitting only 35 percent. But the Sun Devils went on a 17-3 run midway through the second half to take a 46-29 lead, giving them control.

ASU came in with the Pac-12’s No. 1 defense, and it showed. The Sun Devils frustrated the Cougars all night, finishing with eight steals and forcing 12 turnovers.

Bennett had all three of ASU’s blocks early in the second half and finished with six rebounds.

The Sun Devils outrebounded the Cougars 43-32, with Brandon snaring 11.