Stories tagged: cougars
Thu., 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 …
Sat., 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.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 11:31 p.m.
College baseball: Gonzaga clinches at least tie for WCC title
Eli Morgan pitched a complete-game shutout and Justin Jacobs drove in three runs Friday as Gonzaga clinched at least a share of the West Coast Conference title with an 8-0 …
Sat., May 14, 2016, 10:35 p.m.
College baseball: Washington State wins second straight at Washington
Ian Hamilton pitched six solid innings and J.J. Hancock capped a five-run third inning with a two-run single Saturday as Washington State clinched a series win with a 7-2 win …
Sat., May 14, 2016, 9:23 p.m.
College track and field: Washington’s Katie Knight wins women’s 10,000 at Pac-12 Championships
Washington junior Katie Knight (North Central High) won her first Pac-12 Conference Championships title Saturday when she cruised to a 20-second victory in the women’s 10,000 meters at Husky Track …
Fri., May 13, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
College baseball: Gonzaga moves into tie for first in West Coast Conference
Brandon Bailey pitched a complete-game seven-hitter, striking out 10 and walking none, as Gonzaga moved into a tie for first place in West Coast Conference baseball with a 4-1 victory …
Tue., April 19, 2016, 9:19 p.m.
Women’s golf: Sophie Hausmann’s record round leads Idaho into first place at Big Sky tourney
Idaho’s Sophie Hausmann shot the lowest round in Big Sky Conference Championship history, a 7-under-par 65, to help put the Vandals in the lead after the second round at Boulder …
Thu., April 14, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
College baseball: Oregon State slugs Washington State to open Pac-12 series in Pullman
Jack Anderson’s three-run double highlighted a four-run first inning Thursday as Oregon State opened a three-run Pac-12 baseball series against Washington State with a 12-3 victory at Bailey-Brayton Field.
Thu., April 14, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
College track and field: Whitworth’s Katie McKay breaks school record in women’s 400 meters
Senior Katie McKay broke her school record in the 400-meter dash and Whitworth’s men and women earned team victories Thursday at the Whitworth Twilight track and field meet.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 10:27 p.m.
College track and field: WSU distance runners set several top times
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WSU regents may choose new president on Friday, but secrecy rankles faculty
The Board of Regents of Washington State University will publicly discuss the three top finalists to become president of the Pullman-based school and might make a decision at its next …
Tue., March 22, 2016, 8:45 p.m.
NIT men: BYU advances to semifinals; Saint Mary’s falls short
Freshman Zac Seljaas made 5 of 6 3-pointers and scored 19 points and BYU used a big second half to beat Creighton 88-82 on Tuesday night in the NIT quarterfinals.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
College baseball: UCLA sweeps Washington State to open Pac-12 Conference play
Griffin Canning scattered six hits over eight innings Saturday to lead UCLA (10-7) to a 5-2 win over Washington State in the first game of a Pac-12 Conference season-opening sweep …
Sat., March 19, 2016, 7:32 p.m.
College track and field: WSU’s Thane Pierson, Lateah Holmes win high jump at USC Invite
Washington State senior high jumpers Thane Pierson and Lateah Holmes topped the field Saturday during the USC Trojan Invitational at Loker Stadium-Cromwell Field.
Sat., March 5, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
College baseball: Utah Valley trips up Washington State in 11 innings
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Undefeated George Fox ends Whitworth’s season
Kaitlin Jamieson, Justine Benner and Kim Frost combined for 50 points Thursday as undefeated George Fox ended Whitworth’s season with a 95-64 victory in a Northwest Conference semifinal at Newberg, …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 9:27 p.m.
College baseball: Cougars leave bases loaded in ninth inning of loss
Johnny Gonzalez scattered eight hits over 8 1/3 innings and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley escaped a bases-loaded jam in the top of the eighth inning Thursday to …
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 9:14 p.m.
Women’s swimming: Idaho stands in fourth place at WAC Championships
Idaho placed fourth in the women’s 200-yard freestyle relay on Thursday during the second day of the Western Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships in Houston.
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
John Blanchette: Ernie Kent’s Coug Book of 2015-16 features plot twists
Back in the fall when he was staring at a blank screen with the story of a season yet to be written, Ernie Kent wasn’t going to let anybody write …
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 8:27 p.m.
Four corners: Washington State
The Cougars return home to open Pac-12 play against the Los Angeles schools after their big tests in Hawaii at the Diamondhead classic.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 7:47 p.m.
Utah scores on turnovers early, holds on 35-28 over BYU
Utah took advantage of a disastrous start by BYU, scoring five first-quarter touchdowns on turnovers – including two interceptions by Tevin Carter – before holding on Saturday to beat the …
Thu., Dec. 17, 2015, 6:18 p.m.
Cougars prepare for Miami’s team speed in Sun Bowl
Amid all the recent turmoil in the Miami football program, one thing is constant.
Tue., Dec. 15, 2015, 6:08 p.m.
Colorful past a hallmark of Miami’s football program
Looking for a game-changer in next week’s Sun Bowl? Look no further than the Miami football program.
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015, 9:05 p.m.
WSU women improve to 8-1 by holding off Gonzaga
The women’s basketball rivalry between Gonzaga and Washington State has been full of heart-pounding finishes in recent years. Louise Brown figured she’d spare her blood pressure.
Sat., Dec. 5, 2015, 9:23 p.m.
Around the nation: Houston clinches trip to Peach or Fiesta
Greg Ward, Jr. ran for 148 yards and two touchdowns and No. 17 Houston got a 24-13 win over 20th-ranked Temple in the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship game on …
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 6:10 p.m.
Virginia hires BYU’s Bronco Mendenhall to be new football head coach
Virginia hired Bronco Mendenhall as its football coach in a surprise move Friday, luring him away from BYU after an 11-year run with the Cougars.
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015, 10:51 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Washington State holds off Boise State
Freshman Borislava nailed 18 points and Pinelopi Pavlopoulou scored a career-high 12 points to lift the Washington State Cougars 57-52 over the Boise State Broncos.
Thu., Dec. 3, 2015, 6:55 p.m.
Women’s soccer: Washington State extends contract of head coach Todd Shulenberger
Washington State University director of athletics Bill Moos announced Wednesday a contract extension through June 30, 2020, for head women’s soccer coach Todd Shulenberger.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 7:02 p.m.
College volleyball: Washington State’s Kyra Holt named to All-Pac-12 team
Washington State junior Kyra Holt was named to the All-Pac-12 Conference volleyball first team, the conference announced Tuesday.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 9:22 p.m.
John Blanchette: Cougars’ wisest strategy would be to protect Luke Falk’s health
So there’s this about high-stakes football: Nobody can be trusted.