Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 24 points to lead No. 13 Virginia Tech to a 73-61 victory over Washington in the Air Force Reserve Boardwalk Classic.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
Daejon Davis scored 19 points, one of four to reach double figures, and Stanford beat Eastern Washington 78-62. Cormac Ryan scored 12 points, all on three pointers, for the Cardinal …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from UNC’s 103-90 win at the Dean Smith Center in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Cameron Johnson, Luke Maye help No. 12 North Carolina hand Gonzaga its second straight loss
It is the first time since February 2014 that Gonzaga has lost two straight games, a span of 168 contests that was the longest streak in NCAA Division I.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Kansas is finally getting another shot at Villanova, though with far less on the line this time. The Wildcats ended the Jayhawks’ season in the Final Four in April before …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 8:53 p.m.
JR Delgado scored 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and grabbed seven rebounds as CC Spokane defeated Centralia 80-70 Friday at the Umpqua Tournament in Roseburg, Oregon.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
They are separated by eight spots in the AP rankings and not much more than that in terms of their offensive and defensive disposition.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
The Tar Heels present several challenging matchups for the Zags, but we’ll highlight Cameron Johnson, a 6-foot-9, 210-pound guard who transferred to UNC after two seasons at Pittsburgh.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
Frankie Ferrari put up 15 points and led five Dons into double-figure scoring as San Francisco roared back from a week off to wallop Eastern Washington, 85-63 on Thursday night.
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Freshman guard Luguentz Dort is quickly making a name for himself at No. 20 Arizona State. Dort leads the Sun Devils in scoring and has put himself among college basketball’s …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
The series consists of just three games, but what a trio for both programs. No. 4 Gonzaga (9-1) visits No. 12 North Carolina (7-2) at the Dean Smith Center on …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Now a prolific NAIA scorer, former Lewis and Clark guard Justin Martin outdid himself – and everyone else that came before him – with a 71-point game to set single-game …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 3:41 p.m.
Washington State’s Ernie Kent on transfer Arinze Chidom: ‘He has done everything we’ve asked him to do, I’m going to miss him’
Chidom announced late Thursday night in a Twitter post he intends to transfer from WSU, citing his desire to “find a new home to compete at and complete my education.”
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Galen Robinson Jr. scored 18 points, Armoni Brooks added 13 – all in the second half – and No. 24 Houston overcame a 15-point deficit in to beat LSU 82-76 …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Who is Rui? How an uncatchable fastball turned Gonzaga’s Hachimura from baseball prodigy to potential NBA lottery pick
Looking back, Rui Hachimura is grateful he stayed at Gonzaga through a stressful first year in Spokane.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
Emmitt Taylor scored 46 points, hitting 12 of 27 3-pointers, and host North Idaho (9-1) beat Fairchild AFB 135-70 in nonconference men’s basketball Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
Gonzaga is only one-third of the way through the regular season, but it has been involved in several of college basketball’s most entertaining games.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Gonzaga coach Mark Few stands by his comments Sunday that he’s disappointed the NCAA hasn’t moved faster with its investigation into college basketball corruption. But the Zags coach was adamant …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 65 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll this season. Every week throughout the 2018-19 campaign, he’ll break …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Gonzaga tumbled to fourth in the AP men’s college basketball poll and sixth in the USA Today poll, ending a two-week run at No. 1. Tennessee (7-1) knocked the Zags …
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
Kyle Guy scored 13 of his 15 points in the first half, and Ty Jerome had 11 of his 14 in the second for Virginia as the Cavaliers topped VCU …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
Jaylen Nowell scored 12 of his 18 points in the first half, Noah Dickerson added 13 and Washington nearly blew a 20-point lead before holding off crosstown rival Seattle 70-62 …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Ernie Kent’s team failed on the promotional front Sunday against Montana State, and certainly on the basketball front, falling to the Bobcats 95-90 in front of 1,807 fans at the …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Shania Graham came up big with 20 points and six steals Sunday as the CC Spokane women rallied from a 10-point halftime deficit to force overtime and outlasted Big Bend …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 7:14 p.m.
John Blanchette: With perfection out of the picture, Gonzaga focused on building best team for March
What, you thought they were going to go 40-0?
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 6:15 p.m.
Admiral Schofield’s banked 3-pointer gave the Volunteers the lead and his pure 3-pointer on a GU defensive mistake with 22 seconds remaining spurred No. 7 Tennessee’s 76-73 upset victory Sunday …
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 4:05 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Tennessee’s 76-73 win against Gonzaga at the Jerry Colangelo Classic in Phoenix.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Gonzaga and Tennessee, two teams ranked in the top seven nationally, went back and forth for two hours with the seventh-ranked Volunteers upsetting No. 1 GU, pulling out a 76-73 …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
Senior point guard Josh Perkins continues to scale Gonzaga’s record book and he climbed past another Zags’ great Sunday against Tennessee.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 2:50 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Admiral Schofield, No. 7 Tennessee topple top-ranked Gonzaga 76-73 at the Colangelo Classic in Phoenix
Admiral Schofield poured in 30 points, including the winning 3-pointer with 17 seconds remaining and No. 7 Tennessee battled back to defeat No. 1 Gonzaga 76-73 on Saturday in the …