Stories tagged: cougars
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 9:08 P.M.
Freshman Chanelle Molina leads Washington State women over No. 9 UCLA
Freshman Chanelle Molina could feel the confidence growing as Washington State hung with No. 9 UCLA on Friday night.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 11:36 P.M.
John Blanchette: Cougars send diehard fans home happy
John Blanchette: Winter Wednesdays at the Spokane Arena are, often as not, hockey night. They drop the puck and a sliver of the 8,000 who show up for the annual …
SUNDAY, JAN. 1, 2017, 10:04 P.M.
Flynn, Hawkinson lead Washington State past Washington 79-74
Malachi Flynn scored eight of his 16 points in the final 2:13 and Washington State rallied in the closing moments for a 79-74 win over Washington on Sunday night.
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 11:16 P.M.
WSU and UW hope to continue winning streaks in Pac-12 opener
Well one of the Pac-12 Northwest’s precocious freshman point guards is going to begin his first season’s second chapter with a big win.
TUESDAY, DEC. 27, 2016, 9:09 P.M.
Women’s basketball: No. 9 Washington uses 26-0 run to scorch WSU in Pac-12 opener
Natalie Romeo made five 3-pointers in the first half and finished with a season-high 25 points, and No. 9 Washington used a 26-0 run in the first half to race …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 21, 2016, 9:53 P.M.
College men: Late streak allows Washington State to defeat Sacramento State
With 16 minutes to play, Washington State was sitting on a comfortable 47-33 lead over Sacramento State Wednesday in Beasley Coliseum.
SATURDAY, DEC. 10, 2016, 7:16 P.M.
Area men: Kansas State pulls away from Washington State
Wesley Iwundu had 15 points and eight rebounds, Barry Brown had 14 points and Kansas State methodically pulled away from Washington State in the second half for a 70-56 victory …
SATURDAY, DEC. 3, 2016, 11:37 P.M.
New Orleans downs cold-shooting Washington State
For the second time in a week the Washington State men’s basketball team went onto its own floor and played a lackluster game that resulted in a loss against an …
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 10:54 P.M.
Blanchette: Apple Cup deserves seat at big kids’ table – at least for this season
There’s no secret why it’s so vital for the Pac-12 that Washington win this year’s Apple Cup Presented by Black Friday.
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 8:09 P.M.
Ranked Washington rivals may divide families more than politics
Joyce Schroeder threw on her robe and hurried outside in below freezing temperatures to grab the morning newspaper. It was Nov. 20, 1976, the day the Washington State Cougars would …
SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 6:14 P.M.
Josh Hawkinson’s double-double leads WSU past Montana at Paradise Jam
Josh Hawkinson scored a career-high 29 points and added 14 rebounds, as Washington State downed Montana 87-63 Saturday in a consolation-round game at the Paradise Jam tournament.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 5:25 P.M.
WSU students stage dueling election demonstrations
Students at WSU staged dueling demonstrations on Wednesday, with some rejoicing and some protesting Donald Trump’s election.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 2:49 P.M.
Steve Christilaw: Never take championships for granted
Winning titles spoils you. You begin to think the winning will never end.
THURSDAY, OCT. 6, 2016, 12:14 P.M.
Oregon wildlife officials seek input on wolf, cougar management
Oregon wildlife officials are seeking input on a plan to manage wolves and cougars throughout the state.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 10:12 P.M.
Shalom Luani update: Pullman police to recommend assault charges
Pullman police say they will recommend an assault charge against Washington State football player Shalom Luani, even as coach Mike Leach disputes media accounts of Luani’s arrest.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2016, 7:26 P.M.
Renard Bell impresses WSU coaches during Thursday scrimmage
Renard Bell played so well during Washington State’s Thursday Night Football scrimmage, the freshman received praise from offense and defensive coaches.
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 10:33 P.M.
Receiver C.J. Dimry shows flash during WSU’s Thursday session
At 6-foot-5, 201 pounds, wide receiver C.J. Dimry presents a matchup issue for almost any defensive back. So what chance do the true freshmen have?
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2016, 11:07 P.M.
Cougars’ Justus Rogers appears suited for defense
Justus Rogers sure overcame a lifelong aversion to turnovers quickly.
THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2016, 7:34 P.M.
WSU kicker Erik Powell feels right at home with heavy lifting
One of the videos put out by the Washington State coaching staff that made the rounds online this summer showed a football player in Washington State’s luxurious, still-new weight room.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 10, 2016, 11:19 P.M.
WSU freshman Isaiah Johnson turning heads in camp
Freshman wide receiver Isaiah Johnson got the bulk of the reps at Z-receiver and made the most of his opportunities. Even with the pads on and the defense hitting harder …
SATURDAY, JULY 30, 2016, 11:28 P.M.
Washington State Cougars football depth analysis
Washington State Cougars football depth analysis heading into fall camp
SATURDAY, JULY 30, 2016, 10:54 P.M.
WR Kyrin Priester no longer with WSU football team
Wide receiver Kyrin Priester is no longer with the Washington State football team, sources confirmed to the Spokesman-Review.
FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2016, 6:33 P.M.
Area roundup: Vandals promote Josh Davis
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 9:11 P.M.
Jarrion Lawson wins three events and Florida wins NCAA team title
Jarrion Lawson of Arkansas won the 100 and 200 meters and long jump at the NCAA outdoor track and field championships, becoming the first athlete to win all three events …
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 8:28 P.M.
College baseball: Saint Mary’s defeats Gonzaga for WCC Championship
Jackson Thoreson’s three-run homer to right-center highlighted a six-run second inning Saturday as Saint Mary’s won the West Coast Conference Baseball Championship with a 13-4 win over Gonzaga in Stockton, …
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 6:58 P.M.
College track and field: Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom wins national title in men’s javelin
Whitworth’s Andrew Bloom won the men’s javelin title as the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships completed their three-day run in Waverly, Iowa.
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 6:28 P.M.
Women’s rowing: WSU, Gonzaga send Varsity 8 boats to C Final at nationals
Gonzaga and Washington State’s women’s Varsity 8 boats won their C/D semifinals on Saturday to advance to Sunday’s C Final at the NCAA Championships on Lake Natoma.
FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2016, 8:10 P.M.
Women’s rowing: Gonzaga’s three boats at nationals move to C-D semifinals
Gonzaga’s three boats advanced to the C-D semifinals after Friday’s first day of the NCAA Championships on Lake Natoma in Gold River, California.
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016, 10:47 P.M.
College roundup: Brandon Bailey’s 17 strikeouts propel Gonzaga into next round of WCC baseball tournament winner’s bracket
Brandon Bailey struck out 17 batters in a complete-game effort, Jeffrey Bohling and Sam Brown drove in all five runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs defeated the BYU Cougars 5-3 in …
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016, 10:23 P.M.
College baseball: San Diego stops Gonzaga from taking WCC title outright
Bryson Brigman drove in three runs Saturday as San Diego (27-29, 13-14) kept visiting Gonzaga from winning the West Coast Conference baseball title outright with a 10-4 victory.