Stories tagged: college basketball
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:32 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 67-36 victory over Pacific at the McCarthey Athletic Center
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Nazieh Carter scored a career-high 18 points and David Crisp added 17 points to lead Washington over Utah 69-53 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 9:25 p.m.
Saddled with foul woes, too many turnovers and an early deficit, EWU dramatically reversed course and roared back to secure a 78-71 victory over Montana in a Big Sky Conference …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
Tyler Bey scored a career-high 26 points, Shane Gatling had 17 and the Colorado Buffaloes routed short-handed Washington State 92-60 for its first conference win of the season. Bey added …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
Josh Perkins scored 14 points and added six assists as No. 5 Gonzaga used lock-down defense to thump Pacific 67-36 on Thursday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
The senior forward, whose 22.1 points per game lead the Cougars this season, announced on Twitter account the hip injury would keep him out of a third straight contest.
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Markus Howard scored 14 of his career-high 53 points in overtime after Sam Hauser’s deep 3-pointer at the end of regulation tied the game, and No. 21 Marquette beat Creighton …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
The last time Eastern Washington faced rival Montana, the Eagles were denied an NCAA Tournament berth.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 9:23 p.m.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 8:44 p.m.
Gonzaga’s last non-BYU/SMC setback was to San Diego, 69-66, on Feb. 22, 2014, at the Jenny Craig Pavilion. The Zags, including the WCC Tournament, have gone 84-6 since losing to …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 7 p.m.
Senior guard Roberto Gallinat doesn’t start and doesn’t play the most minutes, but he still leads Pacific in scoring.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura on Wednesday made two player of the year midseason watch lists. Hachimura is one of 25 players on the Wooden Award list and one of 30 candidates …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
In front of a packed crowd at the Whitworth Fieldhouse, visiting, fourth-ranked Whitman held off Whitworth’s late surge and survived a pair of last-second missed shots by the seventh-ranked Pirates …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Freshman sensation Zion Williamson scored a season-high 30 points with 10 rebounds, and No. 1 Duke won its first road game of the season by beating Wake Forest 87-65 on …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Makana Stone scored 21 points and grabbed 17 rebounds Tuesday night, leading five Whitman players in double figures as the Blues rallied to defeat Whitworth 91-86 in Northwest Conference play.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Week 1 reinforced the chatter about the WCC being much improved. It certainly didn’t diminish the possibility that the WCC might be the West’s best conference.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 9:57 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., Jan. 7, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
Conference play is taking a toll on several of college basketball’s top teams.Nevada dropped from the ranks of the unbeatens – only three remain – and Kansas lost for the …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Gonzaga filled up the stat sheet in Saturday’s 91-48 win over Santa Clara. If there was a feel-good column in the box score, the Zags would have stuffed it, too. …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
David Crisp scored a season-high 23 points and Jaylen Nowell added 20 as Washington defeated Washington State 85-67.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 10:14 p.m.
Geno Crandall forced a Santa Clara turnover, Killian Tillie scooped up the loose ball and drove the length of the court for a layup with a defender in pursuit.
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
Freshman Zion Williamson had 25 points, 10 rebounds and a spectacular 360-degree dunk, and No. 1 Duke beat Clemson 87-68 on Saturday night in its Atlantic Coast Conference opener.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:20 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 91-48 victory over Santa Clara at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:26 p.m.
If you could pull yourself away from the Seattle Seahawks’ playoff game with the Dallas Cowboys, and the Northwest’s favorite – or something – NFL announcing crew, Joe Buck and …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 8:07 p.m.
Nate Pryor scored 24 points, Emmitt Taylor added 23 points and North Idaho routed Treasure Valley 123-77 Saturday in Coeur d’Alene.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
Jordan Davis had 29 points, and Kai Edwards scored on a putback with 16 seconds left in overtime as Northern Colorado held off Idaho 83-79 on Saturday night to remain …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Seven college basketball players with area connections accumulated 11 player of the week awards last week, three of them also gaining national acclaim besides conference honors, for their performances the …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:19 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Rui Hachimura leads No. 7 Gonzaga to rout of Santa Clara as Killian Tillie, Geno Crandall return to action
Rui Hachimura scored 25 points and Killian Tillie made his season debut as seventh-ranked Gonzaga routed Santa Clara 91-48 on Saturday at the McCarthey Athletic Center in the Bulldogs’ West …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 11 p.m.
Ben College poured in 30 points on 9-of-14 shooting, and Whitworth cruised to an 89-77 win Friday over Lewis & Clark in Portland.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9 p.m.
Gonzaga expects to have its entire roster available for the first time this season when it faces Santa Clara on Saturday.