Stories tagged: Ernie Kent
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 …
Tue., April 12, 2016, 8:47 p.m.
Washington State guard Que Johnsons will transfer from Washington State and play his senior season elsewhere, men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent announced on Tuesday.
Fri., March 11, 2016, 8:53 p.m.
Ny Redding and Renard Suggs have left the Washington State basketball team, giving coach Ernie Kent two scholarships should he seek to overhaul as well as improve a roster that …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 11:43 p.m.
Despite an uncompetitive loss that capped a season full of them, Washington State’s brief appearance at the Pac-12 men’s basketball tournament was a wild success for the Cougars.
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Gary Payton II honored his dad, the former Seattle SuperSonics star, by eschewing the No. 1 jersey he typically wears and instead rocked his old man’s No. …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Ernie Kent was on the sidelines in Eugene in 2002 when Oregon won its school-record 23rd consecutive home game.
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Tyrone Wallace scored all of his game-high 17 points in the second half to lead California to an 80-62 win over Washington State on Sunday night. California’s victory, combined with …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 11:21 p.m.
Brett Boese had all the information he needed to make his college choice. His uncles, Jim and Dave Meredith, played basketball at Washington State in the 1970s. He grew up …
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 11:04 p.m.
As a little more of Brett Boese’s senior season swirled down the drain during Washington State’s most brutal loss since his elementary school days, the Shadle Park graduate provided an …
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016, 11:42 p.m.
Saturday’s 83-50 defeat at UCLA, the largest margin of defeat in Ernie Kent’s two seasons coaching the Cougars, was the unsurprising result of WSU’s worst day shooting the ball this …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 11:47 p.m.
Just two days after a performance that was universally derided as “soft” by the participants, Washington State matched one of the Pac-12’s toughest teams physically and mentally.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, 1:18 a.m.
Ike Iroegbu is making 52.3 percent of his 3-point attempts. No, he really is.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 6:49 p.m.
Prior to the game, coaches Ernie Kent and Lorenzo Romar spotted each other, shared a hug and chatted about the players who were getting ready to tip off.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
The standing ovations began before the grand finale at the game’s end.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
As the Washington State Cougars tried to sprint their way back into a game that was rapidly becoming unwinnable, Josh Hawkinson put just a bit too much air under his …
Fri., Dec. 25, 2015, 5:22 p.m.
Washington State didn’t need a wake-up call on Christmas morning.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 4:52 p.m.
The college basketball season is still too new and teams have not played enough games yet to fully trust the algorithms and metrics that attempt to compare teams based on …
Sun., Dec. 13, 2015, 6:51 p.m.
Ernie Kent’s Washington State tenure began with a loss to UTEP in which the physical Miners beat up the Cougars offense, holding three starters scoreless.
Sun., Dec. 6, 2015, 7:23 p.m.
Josh Hawkinson’s dissatisfaction with his performance in a previous game nearly yielded perfection in Washington State’s 91-67 win over Portland State on Sunday afternoon.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 10:15 p.m.
More fans will fill Beasley Coliseum for Wednesday’s game between No. 13 Gonzaga and Washington State than attended the first four Cougars games combined.
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015, 10:27 p.m.
When Ernie Kent became the head coach at Washington State, he implemented a new system and a new style of play that encouraged an up-tempo pace and plenty of playmaking. …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 10:55 p.m.
The Valentine Izundu that Ernie Kent has hinted at, a 6-foot-10 jumping bean who might lead the Pac-12 conference in blocked shots, who can dunk whenever he has the ball …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 9:04 p.m.
When Taylor Taliulu first arrived in Pullman he wasn’t a published musician whose raps played for a sold-out stadium every couple weeks. He’d never directed a documentary miniseries about himself …
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, 8:02 p.m.
Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent said his team showed plenty of room for improvement in last week’s 82-70 season opening win over Northern Arizona.