Stories tagged: Josh Hawkinson
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Seniors make most of their night as Cougars defeat Huskies to sweep season series
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 …
Sun., Jan. 29, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
WSU ends first half of Pac-12 play with a win at Arizona State
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.
Charles Callison’s career-best 30 points help Washington State men outlast Colorado in overtime
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.
Utes hand Cougars historic loss in Pullman
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.
Cougars come close but fall at California after late charging call
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.
Sun., Jan. 8, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
Josh Hawkinson on groin kick: ‘Weirdest play I’ve been a part of’
Did Oregon’s Dillon Brooks intentionally kick Washington State’s Josh Hawkinson in the groin during Saturday’s Pac-12 game in Pullman?
Wed., 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.
Sat., 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 …
Sat., 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.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:45 p.m.
Ernie Kent’s Cougars give fast-paced offense trial run in Italy
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.
Fri., April 15, 2016, 7:58 p.m.
Newsmakers: Villanova’s Jenkins has ‘every intention of returning’
Villanova junior forward Kris Jenkins, who hit the game-winning 3-point basket in the national championship game, said Friday he has “every intention” of returning to school for his senior year …
Thu., March 10, 2016, 11:43 p.m.
Josh Hawkinson’s return a positive step for WSU team that has a lot of work to do
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.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
WSU’s Josh Hawkinson named All-Pac-12 honorable mention
Washington State forward Josh Hawkinson was named All-Pac-12 honorable mention for the second consecutive season.
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Cougars take on stingy 13-ranked Ducks
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.
Cal sends Washington State to 13th straight loss, 80-62
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 …
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016, 6:29 p.m.
Locally: Five area basketball players earn academic awards
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 11:47 p.m.
Cougars keep up with Colorado, except at free-throw line
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.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
WSU beats No. 25 UCLA; Kent’s first win over ranked team as Cougars coach
The standing ovations began before the grand finale at the game’s end.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
USC races past Washington State 90-77 in Pac-12 opener
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 …
Mon., Dec. 28, 2015, 3:03 p.m.
Josh Hawkinson named Pac-12 Player of the Week
Washington State power forward Josh Hawkinson collected three double-doubles at the Diamondhead Classic to win Pac-12 player of the week.
Sun., Dec. 6, 2015, 7:23 p.m.
Hawkinson, Cougars get in tune in win over Portland State
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., Nov. 24, 2015, 10:49 p.m.
Conor Clifford gives WSU men a big lift inside
With their best player sitting on the bench, the Washington State Cougars found another post player to lead them in the interior during an easy 74-57 win over visiting Cal-State …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 14, 2015, 12:23 a.m.
Viont’e Daniels’ debut memorable in Cougars’ win over Lumberjacks
Viont’e Daniels is over how frustrating his recruiting process was. And if we’re being exact, it only took him one minute and 17 seconds to bury that frustration with the …
Sun., March 15, 2015, midnight
Improvement evident among Cougars
LAS VEGAS – When the Washington State men’s basketball team’s season ended on Wednesday, it did so in the same unremarkable fashion as the ones immediately preceding it. Most of …
Tue., March 10, 2015, midnight
WSU’s DaVonte Lacy, Josh Hawkinson collect awards from Pac-12
PULLMAN – The Pac-12 men’s basketball coaches voted Washington State senior guard DaVonte Lacy first-team All-Conference and named Josh Hawkinson’s the conference’s Most Improved Player, it was announced on Monday. …
Sun., March 8, 2015, midnight
Cougars rise to occasion to beat Colorado in OT
PULLMAN – In the days leading up to Washington State’s last regular-season home game, coach Ernie Kent insisted that the so-called Senior Day is not about the players that leave …
Sun., Feb. 22, 2015, midnight
Give and Take: Tweets of the week
@ChristianCaple Romar on Josh Hawkinson: “I’ll be the first to tell you, we did not see him being a double-double guy his sophomore year in college.” @SRJimm Wiltjer: “I’d have …
Fri., Feb. 20, 2015, midnight
Sophomore guard Ike Iroegbu leads WSU’s running game
PULLMAN – For a snapshot of all the agony and the ecstasy inherent to college basketball, observe one of Ike Iroegbu’s recent fast-break forays to the basket. The Washington State …
Thu., Feb. 19, 2015, 7:58 p.m.
Ike Iroegbu leads WSU’s running game
PULLMAN – For a snapshot of all the agony and the ecstasy inherent to college basketball, observe one of Ike Iroegbu’s recent fast-break forays to the basket.
Thu., Jan. 15, 2015, midnight
Josh Hawkinson arrives ahead of schedule at WSU
PULLMAN – It wasn’t supposed to happen that quickly for Josh Hawkinson. The prevailing theory was that he would need at least a couple of more years to develop. But …