Stories tagged: Ernie Kent
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 3:02 p.m.
Ernie Kent filled one of Washington State basketball’s two remaining scholarships Thursday with the signing of Carter Skaggs, a junior college transfer from Florida’s Chipola College.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
The crown jewel of Washington State’s 2017 basketball recruiting class won’t suit up for the Cougars this season.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
Washington State men’s hoops will open the 2017 Wooden Legacy tournament on Thanksgiving Day with a first-round contest against Atlantic 10 opponent Saint Joseph’s, ESPN Regional Television announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., June 19, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
Ernie Kent added yet another talent collector to his basketball staff, announcing that Elwyn McRoy has been hired as the Washington State men’s basketball team’s recruiting coordinator.
Fri., June 16, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
On Monday, June 12, Ernie Kent became a grandfather. His son, Marcus Taylor Kent, and daughter-in-law, Laura Marie Kent, gave birth to eight-pound, 20-inch Taylor Marie Kent.
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017, 5:15 p.m.
Washington State athletic director Bill Moos has enacted a rollover clause in men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent’s contract, keeping Kent in Pullman at least five more years.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Washington State outdid the normal Senior Day conventions to send off its four departing players before their final home game, which was a gratifying 79-71 win over Washington to complete …
Mon., Feb. 20, 2017, 8:03 a.m.
When Ernie Kent was the coach at Oregon he achieved enough success to become a national name and his era was primarily associated with a pair of point guards.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
The Washington State men’s basketball team made a stunning turnaround in their second shot at Utah. But coming close is less satisfying than it was in previous weeks.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Once again Washington State proved surprisingly sticky while a top-team tried to shake them. And once again the Cougars were just a little too sloppy to spring an upset, falling …
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 8 a.m.
Ernie Kent and Curtis Allen sat in the Tacoma recruit’s living room, and Kent tried to convince the young basketball star to come play for his program. Just like usual, …
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Prior to Sunday’s game at Arizona State, Washington State coach Ernie Kent pulled aside Ike Iroegbu and Josh Hawkinson and said he needed them to step up and carry their …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
A career day by Charles Callison was just enough to get the Cougars back on the winning track against their perennial nemesis.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
School was canceled at Washington State on Wednesday. Pity the Cougars that the snow and ice were not enough to prevent their game against Utah. At least there was one …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
With a surging California team playing at home in front of a loud team, Washington State coach Ernie Kent decided to eschew overtime and play for the win.
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
When Oregon’s Chris Boucher made his first shot during Saturday’s 85-66 win at Washington State, the arena public address announcer mistakenly referred to him as “Charles.”
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
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 …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
The rivalry with Gonzaga may be on hold, but that alone won’t keep the Washington State basketball team out of Spokane.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 9:53 p.m.
With 16 minutes to play, Washington State was sitting on a comfortable 47-33 lead over Sacramento State Wednesday in Beasley Coliseum.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
Beasley Coliseum is likely to hold what can reasonably be called a “crowd” for the first time this season on Wednesday.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
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 …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 11 p.m.
Washington State coach Ernie Kent was so pleased with his team’s trip to Italy this summer, he could not wait to take another journey away from the continental United States.
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 11:50 p.m.
What might have been a jubilant assertion that this year would be different for the Washington State basketball team was instead a nervous feeling in the pit of your stomach …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
The first two years of the Ernie Kent era at Washington State were a lesson in the fickle devotions of sports fans.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:53 p.m.
Ernie Kent stole the show at the 15th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Gala at the Spokane Convention Center last Saturday.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:45 p.m.
Americans often travel to Italy in the summer to enjoy a slower pace of life, contemplating the Tuscan scenery during leisurely lunches and strolling through art museums.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 9 a.m.
Washington State coach Ernie Kent has lifted his restriction on transferring center Valentine Izundu and will allow him to visit San Diego State, per a source.
Mon., May 2, 2016, 10:16 p.m.
PULLMAN – Canadian guard Jamar Ergas signed a national letter of intent to play for the Washington State men’s basketball team Monday evening, making him the fourth member of the …
Tue., April 19, 2016, 11:27 p.m.
PULLMAN – At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent and former WSU player Valentine Izundu will separately appear before a committee of three faculty members …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Ernie Kent says that he will not put undue pressure on Malachi Flynn, who signed a letter of intent with Washington State on Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA’s …