Stories tagged: Pac-12
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 10:49 p.m.
John Blanchette: Ernie Kent’s Coug Book of 2015-16 features plot twists
Back in the fall when he was staring at a blank screen with the story of a season yet to be written, Ernie Kent wasn’t going to let anybody write …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 6:21 p.m.
Washington’s Marquese Chriss works to control fouls, temper
Marquese Chriss has played in every one of the Washington Huskies’ basketball games this season. It just hasn’t necessarily felt like it.
Mon., Jan. 18, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
Oregon State suspends Reid at least 4 games for tripping ref
Oregon State forward Jarmal Reid was suspended at least four games by the school on Monday, a day after sticking out his leg and tripping a referee late in a …
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Andrew Andrews scores 30 as Washington downs ASU
The swelling on his ankle resembled a tennis ball, Andrew Andrews said. That was on Thursday night, after he sprained it in the first half of a blowout loss at …
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Pac-12 roundup: USC ends skid against UCLA; Colorado tops Oregon State
Jordan McLaughlin scored 23 points, hitting five 3-pointers, and Southern California defeated UCLA 89-75 on Wednesday to end a six-game skid against its crosstown rival.
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Area women’s basketball: No. 14 ASU beats WSU
Sabrina Haines scored a career-high 19 points, including eight in the pivotal third quarter, and No. 14 Arizona State beat Washington State 63-45 on Sunday in Pullman.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Bonam’s late shot lifts Utah to victory over Colorado
Lorenzo Bonam’s winning floater was halfway down before popping up, briefly resting on the rim and finally falling through.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 6:49 p.m.
WSU, Washington men’s basketball coaches will bump into each other again
Prior to the game, coaches Ernie Kent and Lorenzo Romar spotted each other, shared a hug and chatted about the players who were getting ready to tip off.
Mon., Jan. 4, 2016, 9:21 p.m.
Crozon scores 24 as Utah beats Washington 88-83
Paige Crozon scored 24 points with 10 rebounds, and her layup with 1:52 to play gave Utah the lead for good in its 88-83 win over Washington Monday night.
Mon., Jan. 4, 2016, 3:03 p.m.
UW’s Andrew Andrews named Pac-12 player of the week
University of Washington guard Andrew Andrews picked up his second Pac-12 player of the week honor of the season.
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.
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