PULLMAN -- Unbeaten Washington State will likely be missing two starters again tonight when the Cougars take on Sacramento State at Friel Court. A team spokesperson said junior post DeAngelo Casto is doubtful after missing last Friday's game at Fresno State with a sprained foot.

Point guard Reggie Moore has yet to play this season due to a small wrist fracture. He continued to wear a cast Monday.

Sacramento State, a perennially weak Big Sky Conference team, is 2-3. The Cougars have jumped out to a 4-0 start behind the Pac-10's two leading scorers, junior wings Klay Thompson (23.3) and Faisal Aden (23.3). Thompson also leads the league in assists (5.3).

Thompson ranks 10th and Aden 12th in NCAA Division I scoring. Sophomore forward Brock Motum leads the nation in field-goal shooting percentage at 81.0 (17 for 21). In the Cougar win against Fresno State the other night he played a career-high 30 minutes.

On Monday, Thompson was named the Pac-10 Player of the Week. He recorded 35 points (on 13-for-16 shooting), six rebounds, three assists, two blocked shots and two steals in an 84-68 win over Portland last Wednesday. Against Fresno State, Thompson had 22 points, five rebounds and three assists.

Tuesday's game will not be televised. Less than 1,000 tickets remain for the other two pre-January games in Pullman: this Friday versus fifth-ranked Kansas State (6-1) and next Wednesday, Dec. 8 against Gonzaga (3-2). FSN will televise those games at 8 p.m. Gonzaga fell out of The Associated Press Top 25 on Monday, but the Bulldogs are 24th in the USA Today/ESPN coaches poll.

After the Zags, the Cougars will have five more nonconference games -- all on the road -- before opening Pac-10 play in Los Angeles on Dec. 29 and Dec. 31 against UCLA and USC respectively.

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