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  • WSU-Buffalo set for Hardwood Classic

    Basketball: Washington State University men’s basketball team will face the University at Buffalo in the eighth annual Cougar Hardwood Classic, Dec. 21 at KeyArena, Idol Sports & Entertainment announced Thursday. …

  • Pittsburgh tops WSU to force final game in CBI

    PITTSBURGH – After sharing a plane ride across the country and playing a second game in three nights Wednesday night, Washington State and Pitt just can’t get enough of each …

  • Cougars thrilled to host Pitt

    PULLMAN – The opportunity to continue their season was motivation enough for the Washington State Cougars to accept a bid to the College Basketball Invitational. And after winning three games …

  • Lodwick leads WSU to CBI championship

    CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington State’s frustrating, maddeningly inconsistent men’s basketball season is on the brink of something improbable: a happy ending. Playing without its leading scorer and rebounder for all …

  • Cougs show Pac-12 can pick up wins

    PULLMAN – At this point, Washington State might be playing for the Pac-12 as much as it is for itself. All season, pundits both national and regional have taken turns …

  • Pac-12 picks KeyArena for women’s tourney

    Pac-12 women’s basketball has a new home in the Northwest. In a move that commissioner Larry Scott said will generate unprecedented television exposure for the sport and a better game …

  • This time, Cougs accept CBI invite

    PULLMAN – The season isn’t over yet for the Washington State men’s basketball team. The Cougars were selected Sunday to make their first appearance in the College Basketball Invitational, and …

  • WSU women make history at Pac-12 tourney

    LOS ANGELES – On paper, this was not an impossible task. But it was certainly unprecedented by definition. Beating Oregon State? Nah. The Washington State women’s basketball team had been …

  • Beavers knock Cougars out of Pac-12 tourney

    LOS ANGELES – He didn’t have his team well enough prepared on Wednesday afternoon, Washington State coach Ken Bone said, so the Cougars will once again leave the Pac-12 tournament …

  • Coming up: Washington State Cougars

    RECORD: 14-14 overall, 6-10 Pac-12 COMING UP: Tonight at UCLA, 7:30; Saturday at USC, 3 p.m.

  • UW women win 34th straight game over WSU

    SEATTLE – June Daugherty was at the helm when Washington started its astounding streak of dominance over rival Washington State. Now that she has switched sides, she’ll likely be waiting …

  • Cougars fall to Huskies at home on Senior Night

    PULLMAN – After another wild finish at Beasley Coliseum, fans filled the tunnel near the exit, their cheers echoing all the way into the media room as coaches and players …

  • Coming up: Washington State Cougars

    RECORD: 14-13 overall, 6-9 Pac-12 COMING UP: Saturday vs. Washington, 5 p.m. (Root)

  • Coming up: Washington State Cougars

    RECORD: 13-12, 5-8 Pac-12 COMING UP: Tonight vs. Arizona, 6 (Root); Saturday vs. Arizona State, 5 p.m. (Root)

  • WSU men adjust to losing Aden

    Expect a different game between Washington State and Arizona this time around, if for no other reason than the Cougars consider themselves a different team. In the first game between …

  • WSU guard Mike Ladd plays through pain

    PULLMAN – If Mike Ladd is one of the toughest players on Washington State’s roster, he is also one of the most honest. He knows his right thumb is hurting, …

  • Oregon pulls away to beat Washington State

    EUGENE, Ore. – A different kind of frustration was felt outside Washington State’s locker room at Matthew Knight Arena on Saturday afternoon. This was still a loss, 78-69 to the …

  • Coming up: Washington State men’s basketball

    RECORD: 12-11 overall, 4-7 Pac-12 COMING UP: Tonight at Oregon State, 7; Saturday at Oregon, 3 p.m.

  • Cougars seek offensive help for Motum

    PULLMAN – All eyes, seemingly, are on Washington State forward Brock Motum. Or, at least, more eyes than before.

  • UCLA beats WSU again in Pullman

    PULLMAN – Whether it’s been by superior talent, execution or late-game savvy, the UCLA Bruins hadn’t lost a men’s basketball here since 1993 entering Saturday’s game. They still haven’t. But …

  • WSU coach Bone sees first half as mixed bag

    PULLMAN – While assessing the first half of Washington State’s basketball season, the truth of an old adage used by coach Ken Bone was reaffirmed before he could even get …

  • Coming up: Washington State Cougars

    RECORD: 11-10 overall, 3-6 Pac-12 COMING UP: Tonight vs. USC, 7:05; Saturday vs. UCLA, 2 (Root)

  • Cougars’ defense struggles in loss to Arizona State

    TEMPE, Ariz. – This scene is becoming too familiar for the Washington State men’s basketball team. Once again, the opponent had few answers for junior forward Brock Motum, who scored …

  • Notebook: Criticism drives WSU’s Aden to improve

    Faisal Aden’s big weekend against Stanford and Cal may have earned him a spot in Washington State’s starting lineup against Arizona tonight. Then again, it may not have. Coach Ken …

  • Coming up: Washington State Cougars

    RECORD: 11-8 overall, 3-4 Pac-12 COMING UP: Tonight at Arizona, 7:30 (Root); Saturday at Arizona State, 2 p.m. (Root)

  • California Bears fend off Cougs

    Layshia Clarendon scored 13 of her 15 points in the second half as California beat Washington State 60-55 in Berkeley, Calif., on Sunday for its sixth straight win. Gennifer Brandon …

  • Cougars knock off first-place Cal

    PULLMAN – Of all the last-minute madness witnessed at Beasley Coliseum on Saturday, one image endures. It is of Washington State coach Ken Bone, and his fist, and his arm, …

  • Cougars come home after long gap

    PULLMAN – Every dribble, every corner, every square inch of the Beasley Coliseum hardwood feels like home to Washington State senior Charlie Enquist. “I’ve been practicing on this court for …

  • Coming up: Washington State Cougars

    RECORD: 9-8 overall, 1-4 Pac-12 COMING UP: Tonight vs. Stanford, 7:05; Saturday vs. California, 3:05

  • Huskies dominate second half, pull out win over Cougars

    SEATTLE – It’s not inaccurate to say Terrence Ross stole the show Sunday afternoon, sparking a second-half burst that helped Washington run Washington State out of Hec Edmundson Pavilion in …



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