Stories tagged: Pac-12
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 11 a.m.
First-half drought costs Washington State in 77-70 loss to Utah
Malachi Flynn scored 20 points, Robert Franks chipped in 18, but the other nine Cougars combined to score just 32 in a 77-70 loss to the Utes in front of …
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Huskies rout Colorado, honor Isaiah Thomas with jersey retirement
Matisse Thybulle scored 24 of his career-high 26 points in the second half and Noah Dickerson added 14 as Washington snapped a three-game losing skid by pulling away for an …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 8:40 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga baseball can’t hold big lead in season opener
Scott Ogrin hit a solo homer to left field in the top of the 10th inning to complete a big comeback as Cal Poly edged Gonzaga 8-7 in a baseball …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
Slump-breaker: Washington State gets tough in 73-69 Pac-12 win over Colorado
Throughout Washington State’s prolonged slump, Ernie Kent has begged and pleaded for a tougher, more resilient group of Cougars. It was a long wait, but the Cougars finally delivered on …
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Huskies fade in second half as Utah finishes season sweep
David Collette scored 16 of his 22 points after the break and Tyler Rawson added 15 points as Utah overcame a sluggish first half to rally for a 70-58 victory …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 7:28 p.m.
WSU men, without injured Franks, lose to Oregon 84-57
Payton Pritchard had 19 points and 10 assists, and Troy Brown Jr. also had a double-double to lead Oregon past Washington State 84-57 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Huskies fall to Beavers in 2OT, lose both games in Oregon trip
Stephen Thompson Jr. hit a 3-pointer with 0.3 seconds left in double overtime as Oregon State stormed back to beat Washington 97-94 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
Cougars offer little resistance as Oregon State rolls 94-62
Tres Tinkle had 20 points, five rebounds, five assists and three steals as Oregon State cruised past Washington State 94-62 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 10:02 p.m.
Washington Huskies fall flat against Oregon, lose 65-40
Troy Brown Jr. scored 21 points and Kenny Wooten had 12 points and seven blocks to lead Oregon past Washington 65-40 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
Matt Calkins: After recent showings, the Pac-12 men’s basketball title is within Washington’s reach
If I were to tell you that the Washington men’s basketball team has a legitimate shot at the Pac-12 title, would you call for my lobotomy?
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Washington State drops fifth consecutive Pac-12 game, 88-78 to Arizona State
Shannon Evans II scored 23 points and Romello White added 21 as No. 25 Arizona State beat Washington State 88-78 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
Washington State, Arizona State hope to change season trajectory as second half of Pac-12 play begins
Scorching starts followed by prolonged skids. The 2017-18 basketball season to some extent has followed the same pattern for Washington State and Arizona State.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
Washington holds on late to beat No. 25 Arizona State, 68-64
Noah Dickerson scored 21 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, David Crisp had three key baskets in the final five minutes, and Washington knocked off No. 25 Arizona State 68-64. If …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
First-place Arizona rolls past Washington State
On a night when it seemed he was destined to jump out of the building at some point, the vertically-gifted freshman managed a first-half double-double and proceeded to score 25 …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier power first-place Arizona past Washington State
Deandre Ayton scored 25 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and Allonzo Trier added 24 points as No. 9 Arizona beat cold-shooting Washington State 100-72 on Wednesday night to remain in …
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 5:08 p.m.
Hop’s Hype: Inside Washington’s surprising turnaround season in men’s basketball
Building chemistry. Forming the foundation. Those are the underlying principles of what Mike Hopkins has done in the 10 months since he left all he knew at Syracuse for the …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Short turnaround gives Washington State minimal time to prep for DeAndre Ayton, Arizona
Tipoff between the Wildcats (18-4, 8-1) and the Cougars (9-11, 1-7) is at 7 p.m. and Pac-12 Networks will televise the only regular-season meeting between the teams.
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
Thybulle, Nowell pace Washington past Washington State 80-62
Mattise Thybulle and the Washington Huskies turned the long-range tables on cross-state rival Washington State.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Perseverance pays for Washington State walk-on Steven Shpreyregin
Proximity to the University of Washington’s Seattle campus nurtured Shpreyregin’s early affection for the Huskies, but the WSU senior has worked awfully hard to be a Cougar.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Area roundup: USC women overcome 10-point, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat Washington State
Aliyah Mazyck scored 25 points, including consecutive baskets during a game-deciding run, and USC rallied from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Washington State 73-72 on Friday night in Pac-12 …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
John Blanchette: Pat Chun’s hire all about closing fund-raising gap
Washington State has a new athletic director. Pat Chun, introduced Tuesday with the usual fanfare, was hyped even before he was offered and accepted the job. WSU president Kirk Schulz …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 8:09 p.m.
Patrick Chun: First objective as Cougars’ new athletic director is to ‘learn Washington State’
Patrick Chun says he’s stepping into his new athletic director position at Washington State as an “outsider.” It’s not much of a stretch.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Utah rolls past Washington State men 82-69
Tyler Rawson scored 22 points and knocked down a career-high six 3-pointers as Utah beat Washington State 82-69 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 7:50 p.m.
Jaylen Nowell gets 19, Matisse Thybulle 18; Washington beats Colorado 72-62
Jaylen Nowell scored 19 points, Matisse Thybulle added 18 points and 10 rebounds, and Washington overcame a miserable start from the field to beat Colorado 72-62 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 11:43 p.m.
Rocky Mountain highs: WSU’s Drick Bernstine comes home to Colorado, hoping to see Chauncey Billups
The majority of NBA consumers know Chauncey Billups as the All-Star shooting guard who earned Finals MVP honors after leading the Detroit Pistons past Shaq and Kobe’s Lakers in 2004 …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Kevin Sumlin says coaching Arizona is ‘the right challenge’
Kevin Sumlin calls the head coaching job at Arizona “the right place and the right challenge.” He made the comment at a news conference introducing him as coach on Tuesday.
Sun., Jan. 14, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
RB Myles Gaskin returning to Washington for senior season
Washington star running back Myles Gaskin will return for his senior season, and he has big plans for 2018.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
Analysis: Robert Franks pumps in school-record 10 3-pointers to lead Washington State past Cal
Robert Franks shot the Cougars out of a four-game Pac-12 slump and shot them into the win column Saturday afternoon against Cal, burying a school-record 10 3-pointers while scoring a …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Stanford women beat Washington State for 63rd straight time
Alanna Smith tallied 20 points and Kaylee Johnson added 10 points and 15 rebounds to propel Stanford to a 70-57 victory over Washington State on Friday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State commits 22 turnovers, loses 79-70 to Stanford despite season low from Reid Travis
Only 2,540 came out to see the Cougars play their first home Pac-12 game of the academic semester and the encore to a promising start – WSU led by as …