Stories tagged: Pac-12
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 8:13 p.m.
Oregon says goodbye to Vernon Adams with a loss
The Oregon Ducks’ lone season with Vernon Adams at quarterback didn’t go at all as expected. In fact, it opened a lot like it closed, with Adams injured.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 8:11 p.m.
Washington rallies from 22 down to beat USC 87-85
Andrew Andrews hit a go-ahead putback with 25 seconds left as Washington erased a 22-point second-half deficit and rallied for an improbable 87-85 victory over USC in a Pac-12 game …
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 11:05 p.m.
UW tops No. 25 UCLA in 2 OTs
If you looked closely, in between the fouls and the fouls and the fouls, you could make out faint signs of a basketball game played on Friday night at Hec …
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 9:26 p.m.
McCaffrey leads Stanford’s 45-16 Rose Bowl romp over Iowa
The first time Christian McCaffrey touched the ball in the 102nd Rose Bowl, he took it 75 yards for a spectacular touchdown. A few hundred yards later, Stanford’s sophomore star …
Fri., Dec. 25, 2015, 6:08 p.m.
Huskies about to enjoy fruits of late-season surge
Think back to when this season began, on the blue turf at Boise State, where the Washington Huskies could hardly run the ball or protect their true freshman quarterback.
Sat., Dec. 19, 2015, 7:47 p.m.
Utah scores on turnovers early, holds on 35-28 over BYU
Utah took advantage of a disastrous start by BYU, scoring five first-quarter touchdowns on turnovers – including two interceptions by Tevin Carter – before holding on Saturday to beat the …
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 7:58 p.m.
No. 7 Stanford meets No. 24 USC in Pac-12 championship game
Stanford used its first meeting against Southern California back in September as a springboard to a successful season that carried the Cardinal to a Pac-12 North title and top 10 …
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 7:02 p.m.
College volleyball: Washington State’s Kyra Holt named to All-Pac-12 team
Washington State junior Kyra Holt was named to the All-Pac-12 Conference volleyball first team, the conference announced Tuesday.
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015, 9:59 p.m.
Williams runs for 187 yards as Utah defeats Colorado
Joe Williams ran for 187 yards and a touchdown as Utah closed the regular season with a 20-14 victory over Colorado.
Fri., Nov. 27, 2015, 8:26 p.m.
Washington State has seven turnovers in 45-10 Apple Cup loss
The legion of mistakes and first-start miscues that must be owned by backup quarterback Peyton Bender were enough to make a Washington State win all but impossible in the Apple …
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 9:22 p.m.
John Blanchette: Cougars’ wisest strategy would be to protect Luke Falk’s health
So there’s this about high-stakes football: Nobody can be trusted.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 6:13 p.m.
Pac-12 volleyball: Colorado edges Washington State in five sets
Alexis Austin finished with 24 kills and five blocks Wednesday as Colorado (18-13, 10-9) outlasted Washington State 19-25, 25-13, 25-20, 19-25, 18-16 in Pac-12 volleyball at Boulder, Colorado.
Tue., Nov. 24, 2015, 6:33 p.m.
Peyton Bender gives Cougars options as assertive, strong-armed quarterback
Before Peyton Bender’s maternal grandmother died, she made sure to see him throw his first college touchdown pass.
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 11:36 p.m.
Cougars earn eighth win by defeating Colorado, but lose QB Luke Falk to injury
The loss felt bigger than the victory for Washington State, which kept its winning streak rolling along by beating Colorado 27-3 on Saturday night but lost the starting quarterback who …
Sat., Nov. 21, 2015, 6:50 p.m.
Huskies lead entire way in men’s basketball triumph over Pennsylvania
Noah Dickerson has an extremely simple explanation for Washington’s fast starts in the past two games: “We get after it from the get-go. We’re ready.”
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 10:17 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Washington State improves to 3-0
Freshman Borislava Hristova scored 23 points and added seven rebounds Friday as Washington State improved to 3-0 with a 70-57 victory over Nevada (0-3) in the opening game of the …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 9:36 p.m.
College volleyball: North Idaho stays alive at NJCAA national tournament
Penny Gwynn, Brenna Meehan (Post Falls) and Brooke Bell combined for 41 kills Friday as North Idaho College defeated Hill (Texas) College 3-1 to stay alive at the NJCAA Division …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Football: WSU’s Mike Leach on list for George Munger coach of the year
Washington State head coach Mike Leach is one of 18 semifinalists for the George Munger Collegiate Coach of the Year, Maxwell Football Club president Ron Jaworski announced Friday.
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 6:49 p.m.
2-minute drill: Jacob Thorpe’s keys to a possible Washington State victory over Colorado on Saturday
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, 8:57 p.m.
Running back Devontae Booker will miss rest of regular season for No. 18 Utah
Utah running back Devontae Booker will miss the final two games of the regular season and perhaps the Utes’ postseason after having knee surgery Thursday.
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, 8:38 p.m.
Future Cougars impress during Thursday night scrimmages
The undercard to Washington State’s football game is sparsely attended and the players perform for coaches, not crowds.
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, 8:02 p.m.
WSU basketball coach Ernie Kent predicts improved play
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.
Sun., Nov. 15, 2015
WSU ranked No. 24 in AP poll, No. 23 in coaches poll
No. 18 UCLA, the victim of yet another fourth-quarter comeback by the 2015 Washington State Cougars, was the highest-ranked team the Cougars have beaten since defeating No. 16 Oregon in …
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 7:24 p.m.
UCLA freshman quarterback Josh Rosen is, indeed, that good
He has, for the most part, lived up to the hyperbolic expectations placed on The Chosen One since long before he ever enrolled in college.
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 3:20 p.m.
WSU soccer team out to break NCAA curse
A “curse,” Beau Bremer calls them, Washington State’s recent home setbacks in the first round of the NCAA women’s soccer tournament.
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 12:10 a.m.
Previewing women’s basketball for Gonzaga, WSU, Idaho and EWU
Previewing the women’s basketball teams at Gonzaga, Washington State, Idaho and Eastern Washington
Wed., Nov. 11, 2015, 10:37 p.m.
Huskies feature plenty of talent in post-Danny Shelton era
Danny Shelton was one of the best nose tackles in the country – and one of the best the Washington Huskies have had – and the Cleveland Browns picked him …
Mon., Nov. 9, 2015, 7:32 p.m.
WSU women to host Northwestern in first-round NCAA soccer tournament match
Washington State will host Northwestern in a first-round NCAA Division I women’s soccer match match on Saturday. Kickoff is at 5 p.m.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 7, 2015, 10:04 p.m.
No. 13 Utah defeats mistake-prone Washington
Upon future reflection, the Washington Huskies will surely wonder what could have been in this 34-23 loss to the 13th-ranked Utah Utes.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 7, 2015, 6:49 p.m.
Pac-12: Christian McCaffrey leads No. 9 Stanford past Colorado
Christian McCaffrey threw a touchdown pass on a trick play in No. 9 Stanford’s 42-10 rout of Colorado on Saturday.