Stories tagged: men's basketball
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 7:42 p.m.
Area roundup: Lamar Harris leads Community Colleges of Spokane men to victory
Lamar Harris finished with game highs of 24 points and four steals Saturday to lead the Community Colleges of Spokane Sasquatch (9-2) to a 101-91 win over the Centralia Trailblazers …
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Area roundup: Seattle women turn back cold-shooting Idaho
Alexis Montgomery finished with 19 points and 11 rebounds Friday and visiting Seattle took advantage of Idaho’s cold shooting during a 68-60 nonconference women’s basketball win.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington men end grueling streak with overtime loss at Wyoming
LARAMIE, Wyo. – Justin James scored on a fast break after a steal, Hayden Dalton threw down back-to-back dunks and Nyaires Redding hit a pair of free throws with 1 …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 7:55 p.m.
Area roundup: Cesar Sandoval leads CCS men to Bates Invite title
Cesar Sandoval poured in 35 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Community Colleges of Spokane held off Umpqua 107-102 in double overtime Sunday to win the Dale J. Bates Invitational …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
South Dakota hands Eastern Washington its fourth straight loss
Despite a career day from Mason Peatling, the Eastern Washington men’s basketball team fell short again Sunday afternoon. Peatling scored 19 points for the Eagles, who lost their fourth straight …
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 10:28 p.m.
Area roundup: Community Colleges of Spokane men advance to title game
The Community Colleges of Spokane men’s basketball team is in position to win its second tournament of the season.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Area college basketball: Eastern Washington women roll to big win during popular Kid’s Day
The Eastern Washington women’s basketball team got into the spirit of Kid’s Day on Friday at Reese Court.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
San Francisco holds off Eastern Washington’s men with late free throws
Matt McCarthy scored a career-high 17 points, Souley Boum added 16 and San Francisco dominated the first half and held off Eastern Washington for an 81-71 nonconference men’s basketball win …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 8:42 p.m.
Matisse Thybulle’s long-range shooting helps Washington upset No. 2 Kansas
Matisse Thybulle hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points, Jaylen Nowell added 15 and Washington led most of the way in upsetting second-ranked Kansas 74-65 on Wednesday night in nonconference …
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Men’s Top 25 Capsules: No. 1 Duke holds off Indiana
Marvin Bagley III finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Grayson Allen added 21 points to help No. 1 Duke get past pesky Indiana 91-81 on Wednesday night in …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
Noah Dickerson scores 24 points to pace Washington past Kennesaw State
Noah Dickerson scored 24 points in 24 minutes and Sam Timmins added 13 points as Washington rolled to an 85-71 nonconference men’s basketball victory over Kennesaw State on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Whitworth remains undefeated with win over Arcadia
The Whitworth Pirates (4-0) defeated the Arcadia Knights (3-1) 75-66 in the final game of the Hoops in Hawaii Thanksgiving Classic in Honolulu on Saturday night.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Utah routs Eastern Washington, continues dominance of Big Sky teams
David Collette scored a season-high 24 points to help Utah sprint away for an 85-69 nonconference men’s basketball victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night in Salt Lake City.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 4:59 p.m.
Jaylen Nowell’s 25 points lead Washington over upset-minded Seattle
With Washington struggling to put away crosstown rival Seattle University, freshman Jaylen Nowell took control of the game by relentlessly attacking the basket.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Eastern Washington falls to Georgia State 68-50 in men’s basketball
Devin Mitchell posted career highs of seven 3-pointers and 23 points to lead Georgia State to a 68-50 victory over Eastern Washington on Monday.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Victor Sanders, tough defense lead Idaho to men’s basketball win
An opening 10 minutes played at full tilt got Idaho’s men’s basketball team out to a big early lead.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Kris Clyburn, Shakur Juiston lead UNLV over Eastern Washington
LAS VEGAS – Kris Clyburn scored 19 points, Shakur Juiston added 13 points and a career-high 18 rebounds and UNLV beat Eastern Washington 91-76 in nonconference men’s basketball on Friday …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Rodney Bullock leads Providence to victory over Washington at 2K Classic
Rodney Bullock scored 17 points to lift Providence to a 77-70 win over Washington in the second game of the 2K Classic in New York on Thursday night.
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Area roundup: Sasquatch, Cardinals close out regular season with wins
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
Sunday locals: Tommy Lloyd, Jim Redmond will speak at coaches clinic
Tommy Lloyd, a 16-year men’s assistant at Gonzaga University, and Jim Redmond, four-time state champion coach at Lewis and Clark High School, will be among the speakers at the fifth …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 7:41 p.m.
Rollie Massimino, who led Villanova to ‘85 NCAA title, dies
Rollie Massimino – who battled cancer and other health problems for years – died Wednesday at his home, with his wife of 59 years and some of those closest to …
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Media exposure from Zags’ tournament run valued at $406 million
As the Bulldogs advanced to the NCAA championship, Gonzaga University got a staggering amount of broadcast and online exposure. The value of the coverage exceeded $400 million, university officials say.
UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017, 7:03 p.m.
Przemek Karnowski’s biggest fan wished him luck on his way to the Final Four
Emmalynn Stokes will turn two next month, but she already got her birthday present. Her mother, Megan Stokes, said her daughter is a huge fan of Gonzaga University basketball player …
Tue., March 21, 2017, 9:34 p.m.
New Huskies men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins revealed insights in 2015 interview
New Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins is reputed to be an remarkable recruiter and intense motivator who learned from Jim Boeheim, the Hall of Fame coach at Syracuse.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
New Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins starts to assemble staff
New Washington’s men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins will retain assistant Will Conroy and add Tim O’Toole and Jason Hart to his staff, sources told The Seattle Times.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Vandals men prepare for Texas State with another 20-win season in reach
The season is stretching into its sixth month and the Idaho men’s basketball team had to make another multileg trip for tonight’s second-round CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament game at Texas State.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Zags vs. Arizona for Final Four spot a possibility
For the first time in 26 years, the top two seeds in the West region of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament are from the western part of the United States. …
UPDATED: Sat., March 11, 2017, 6:59 p.m.
Illinois fires basketball coach John Groce
Illinois basketball coach John Groce was fired Saturday after an 18-14 season in which his team was ninth in the Big Ten. The Illini made just one NCAA appearance in …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Washington’s long men’s basketball season ends with loss to USC at Pac-12 Tournament
Chimezie Metu had 24 points and nine rebounds, and Southern California boosted its postseason hopes by holding off Washington 78-73 on Wednesday night in the first round of the Pac-12 …
Tue., March 7, 2017, 8:52 p.m.
Big Sky Tournament: Win gives Sacramento State quarterfinal matchup with Eastern Washington
Nick Hornsby and Marcus Graves combined for 29 second-half points and finished with 18 apiece to lead No. 7 seed Sacramento State to a 91-76 win over 10th-seeded Idaho State …