Walla Walla went more than three minutes without scoring to open Wednesday’s Northwest Athletic Conference East Region men’s basketball game against Yakima in the Dietrich Dome.
The Warriors, however, rallied behind Caulin Bakalarski’s 13 first-half points and a 14-4 run to close out the first half for a 34-28 lead at the break, and they answered every Yakima challenge over the final 20 minutes en route to a 77-65 victory.
“We were out of sync offensively the whole (first half),” Warriors coach Jeff Reinland said. “When you get wide open shots and you don’t make them, guys start second-guessing themselves. We played […]