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Ravell Call, Deseret News
Utah Utes forward Kyle Kuzma (35) and guard Devon Daniels (3) defend Washington Huskies guard Bitumba Baruti (0) during NCAA basketball in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.

SALT LAKE CITY — After a slow start, the Runnin' Utes powered by Washington 85-61 Saturday afternoon at the Huntsman Center.

Utah was down eight points to the Washington early, but used a balanced attack to sweep the season series with the Huskies.

It was Washington's seventh straight defeat.


Numbers

• All 5 Utes' starters reached double figures.

• Utah outrebounded Washington 39-23

• Washington's Matisse Thybulle had 5 steals.

Records: Utah 17-8 (8-5), 5th place; Washington 9-16 (2-11), 11th place


Leaders

Utah: Devon Daniels and Kyle Kuzma combined for 29 points, 18 rebounds, 6 assists and 2 steals.

Washington: David Crisp had a career-high of 31 points


Up next

Utah: at (5) Oregon, Thursday, 7 p.m. on ESPN

Washington: vs. Arizona State, Thursday, 9 p.m., FS1