Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:24 p.m.
Tennessee’s loss to Kentucky opened the door for a new No. 1 when the AP men’s college basketball poll is released Monday. It’ll almost certainly be a former No. 1. …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
For all of his hoops-related praise, EWU’s Jacob Davison is just as proud to be among the 4 percent of Boy Scout members to earn the 109-year-old organization’s highest rank …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
Gonzaga was tested twice on the road and passed, though not with straight A’s. Rematches in conference play tend to be tighter and scrappier than the first meetings with the …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
In the second half, No. 3 Gonzaga dialed up its defense, which triggered its offense and ultimately a 79-67 victory Saturday night over San Diego in front of a packed …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 79-67 victory over San Diego at the Jenny Craig Pavilion
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 10:59 p.m.
For nearly 30 minutes Saturday night, it looked and felt like the momentum Washington State stumbled on in two major road victories might carry the Cougars to a third win …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Yes, Bill Walton is enamored with just about everyone who has ever played college basketball, but he seems especially smitten with Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 9:32 p.m.
Jimmy Wohrer totaled 29 points and 10 rebounds and Puget Sound beat Whitworth 87-72 Saturday in Tacoma, snapping a 23-game losing streak to the Pirates dating back nearly 10 years.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Rui Hachimura helps No. 3 Gonzaga fend off San Diego for 30th straight WCC road win
Rui Hachimura finished with a double-double of 22 points and 10 rebounds as third-ranked Gonzaga outlasted San Diego 79-67 on Saturday at Jenny Craig Pavilion.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
The Eagles needed an extra session Saturday to dispatch second-place Northern Colorado 88-78 at Reese Court, an overtime win fueled by a quartet of double-digit scorers and a key steal …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 11:02 p.m.
CJ Elleby has been a rare rookie for Washington State, and the Cougars are reaping the full benefits of his skills
Seven months into his four years at Washington State, CJ Elleby has already become something of a trend-setter for the Cougars.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Win big, as the Zags have done in most WCC contests and skeptics rail about the shortcomings of the conference. Win close, and the Zags gets an earful for allowing …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 8:46 p.m.
Isaiah Pineiro, a 6-foot-7, 215-pound forward, torched the Zags for a career-high-tying 30 points two weeks ago.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:28 p.m.
The third-ranked Zags rode another big scoring night from forward tandem Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke to a hard-fought 73-60 victory Thursday at Gersten Pavilion.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 73-60 victory over Loyola Marymount at Gersten Pavilion
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Sooner or later, Gonzaga was going to have one of those nights. A night when the shots don’t fall. When the outside shots are more often than not clanging off …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
The good and bad of the season were on display in Idaho’s Cowan Spectrum on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 10:38 p.m.
Recap and highlights: No. 3 Gonzaga uses late surge to hold off Loyola Marymount’s upset bid with 73-60 win
Rui Hachimura scored 22 points and No. 3 Gonzaga used a late surge to top Loyola Marymount 73-60 on Saturday at Gersten Pavilion.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Alphonso Anderson scored 21 points and North Idaho defeated visiting Wenatchee Valley 114-84 on Wednesday in a Northwest Athletic Conference men’s basketball game.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
When Washington guard Jenna Moser toes the hardwood of Beasley Coliseum on Friday, she’ll have a sense of comfort amid the rivalrous frenzy.
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:19 p.m.
Admiral Schofield had 21 points and 10 rebounds as No. 1 Tennessee defeated South Carolina 85-73 on Wednesday for its school-record 19th consecutive victory.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:37 p.m.
Gonzaga is flirting with history, both national and West Coast Conference, which can’t sit well with conference mates on the receiving end of blowout losses.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
We like to mix it up here at key matchup headquarters when Gonzaga faces a WCC rematch, but that’s not happening with Loyola Marymount.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 5:41 p.m.
Gonzaga forwards Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura have been named to the Naismith Trophy midseason team and they’re among 30 candidates for the Naismith player of the year.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Cam Reddish made a tying 3-pointer with 1:28 left and the go-ahead free throws with 14 seconds remaining, helping No. 2 Duke overcome a 23-point second-half deficit to beat No. …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Robert Franks collected three awards Monday for his efforts in Washington State’s road sweep of the Arizona schools and followed up with a fourth on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a top-40 recruit in the 2020 class, has Gonzaga in his top 10.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s absence is a blow to Gonzaga’s postseason aspirations, but the Zags demonstrated they can play at a high level without the 6-foot-10 forward in the first two months …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 8 a.m.
Campbell’s Chris Clemons is leading the country in scoring and moving up the Division I career scoring list to headline a crop of big-time undersized scorers in college basketball. The …
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
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