Stories tagged: ncaa
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 10:25 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 65 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll this season. Every week throughout the 2018-19 campaign, he’ll break …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Minshew’s magic 13: One defining play from each of Gardner Minshew’s games as Washington State quarterback
Now that the most productive season by a Washington State quarterback is over, it’s time to look back at some of its highlights. Here are 13 of them – one …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 7:02 p.m.
Gonzaga took a step up in the rankings after a chaotic week for the best teams in college basketball.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Senior point guard Josh Perkins could end his Gonzaga career as the program’s all-time assists leader, but he doesn’t dish much on his health. In the second half of Saturday’s …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 11:31 p.m.
The Zags didn’t have their A game on offense or defense, but they rated high in resourcefulness in a business-like 89-66 victory against Portland viewed by a full house of …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
For the final 5 minutes of their 69-51 win over Idaho on Saturday night, the Montana Grizzlies played like the much more talented and experienced team that they are.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Key moment, offensive MVP and Defensive MVP from Gonzaga’s 89-66 victory over Portland at the Chiles Center in Portland
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
TV Take: Pregame premonition rings true as Gonzaga powers past Portland to remain perfect in WCC play
Tom Glasgow deserves some points for honesty. The veteran broadcaster, who handled the play-by-play chores on Saturday night’s Gonzaga contest, shown on KAYU in the Spokane area, was blunt before …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 9:03 p.m.
Sixth-ranked Whitworth found itself in an unexpected dogfight with Pacific Lutheran Saturday night, but Kyle Roach’s offensive eruption in the second half helped the Pirates rally for a 71-56 win …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 9:29 p.m.
Brett Rypien displayed some of his pedigree in the East-West Shrine Game.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
Jacob Davison, Tyler Kidd spark EWU’s win over Montana State on record-breaking night for Tyler Hall
Before EWU downed the Bobcats (7-10, 4-3), it upset rival and preseason conference favorite Montana 78-71 on Jan. 10, the Eagles’ first back-to-back wins of the season.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 6:18 p.m.
In fact, the Cougars’ 78-66 loss to Stanford at high noon on Saturday was a mad dash into an open manhole. If somebody slides the cover back on, we may …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Sleepy passes flew into the scorer’s table. Botched defensive assignments led to unchallenged dunks. Point-blank layups rolled around the lip of the rim and fell right out.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 10:49 p.m.
Katie Campbell had 17 points and Laura Stockton had 10 assists, both career highs, and Jenn Wirth added a double-double, leading No. 13 Gonzaga to an 86-61 win over San …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
Dominic Green hit four 3-pointers and scored 17 points off the bench, Matisse Thybulle added 13 points, and Washington improved to 5-0 in conference play for the first time in …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Recap and highlights: Seven players score in double figures to lead No. 5 Gonzaga past Portland 89-66
Seven players scored in double figures, led by Rui Hachimura’s 17-point output, as No. 5 Gonzaga downed Portland 89-66 on Saturday at the Chiles Center.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Ben College scored 19 of his game-high 26 points after halftime, and sixth-ranked Whitworth kept pace behind league leader Whitman with a 98-84 men’s basketball victory over Puget Sound on …
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 9:10 p.m.
Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Trevon Allen is bent low, maintaining a dribble about eight inches off the court. His eyes are forward, looking, looking while a Montana State defender looms over him.
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:05 p.m.
CJ Massinburg ended a four-game slump by scoring 31 points, leading No. 16 Buffalo to a 77-65 win over Eastern Michigan on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Washington State no doubt cleared a major hurdle Thursday night, beating Cal by a healthy margin to snatch its first Pac-12 Conference win and put a six-game losing streak to …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Kristine Anigwe scored 29 points and grabbed a season-high 23 rebounds to help California beat Washington State 77-63 on Friday in Pullman.
Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:10 p.m.
Eastern will have plenty more time to savor its last victory, but head coach Shantay Legans prefers to embrace the extra rest and practice time afforded his team.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:58 p.m.
The only GU women’s team to match that start was Kelly Graves’ 2004-05 squad, which went on to sweep the WCC regular-season and tournament titles.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Four games into the WCC season it’s apparent opponents are going deeper into the playbook when facing fifth-ranked Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Portland has struggled with consistency and rhythm offensively. That includes guard Marcus Shaver Jr., but the 6-foot-2 sophomore is trending up again.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 6:13 p.m.
The University High grad will join the Broncos as their outside linebackers coach and co-special teams coordinator.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 9:01 p.m.
Nowell, who averages 16.7 points per game, ranks third in the Pac-12 in two-point field-goal percentage at 56.8. But it’s not just about the numbers Nowell is producing – it’s …
Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:40 p.m.
Dominant defensively early and poised down the stretch, Oregon played a second straight solid all-around game since losing to the Bruins, holding off Arizona 59-54 Thursday night in Tucson.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Fully healed from the hip injury that kept him off the court for almost a month, Robert Franks helped Washington State repair many of its own wounds Thursday night at …