Stories tagged: UW basketball
Tue., July 4, 2017, 5:05 p.m.
Mike Hopkins inspiring hope among Huskies hoop fans
The impact of a newly elected president is often measured by what he achieves in his first 100 days, but what about a newly hired college basketball coach? After all, …
UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Washington Huskies tab Syracuse assistant Mike Hopkins as new men’s basketball coach
Mike Hopkins was hired Sunday at Washington, which moved swiftly after firing Lorenzo Romar four days earlier. Hopkins agreed to a six-year deal, with financial terms expected to be released …
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Flynn, Hawkinson lead Washington State past Washington 79-74
Malachi Flynn scored eight of his 16 points in the final 2:13 and Washington State rallied in the closing moments for a 79-74 win over Washington on Sunday night.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 10:43 p.m.
TCU tops Huskies in Vegas tourney
Alex Robinson scored a career-high 24 points to lead TCU to a 93-80 victory over Washington in the championship game of the Global Sports Classic on Saturday night.
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 9:45 p.m.
Women’s basketball: WSU suffers first loss; UW loses to No.1 Notre Dame
Kaylee Jenson scored eight of her 29 points in overtime to lead Oklahoma State to a 79-72 victory over Washington State in Pullman on Sunday for the Cougars’ first loss …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 4:34 a.m.
Markelle Fultz likely a star that leaves Husky basketball fans in awe
Markelle Fultz, a projected No. 1 NBA pick, could help the Huskies snap their five-year NCAA Tournament drought. His talent is jaw dropping.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
Senior Dawnyelle Awa and her Cougars look to make some noise in Pac-12 tourney
If Washington State is going to hold it together during this week’s Pac-12 women’s basketball tournament, the Cougars will look to point guard Dawnyelle Awa.
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.
Sat., March 21, 2015
Huskies play well, but not well enough
IOWA CITY, Iowa – Washington was looking for one more shot to fall, one more rebound to fall its way. Neither happened and the sixth-seeded Huskies are headed home after …
Mon., Feb. 23, 2015
Andrews’ 3-pointer lifts Huskies over Cougars
PULLMAN – The emotions moving through the Washington State players and fans after an 87-84 loss to Washington on Sunday were those of disbelief, confusion and, ultimately, exasperation. The Cougars …
Sun., Feb. 22, 2015
Cougars men expect to face quicker Huskies team tonight in Pullman
PULLMAN – Since Washington State beat Washington in Pac-12 men’s basketball in Seattle two months ago, the Huskies have seen their NCAA tournament hopes flushed, booted their best player and …
Mon., Dec. 15, 2014
17th-ranked Washington rallies to overtake EWU
SEATTLE – An early barrage of outside shots wasn’t enough to sustain Eastern Washington once No. 17 Washington started hitting its free throws. The Huskies won 81-77 on Sunday night …
Wed., Dec. 10, 2014
Huskies center Robert Upshaw is on historic shot-blocking pace
SEATTLE – Barring serious injury or other misfortune, Robert Upshaw will finish the 2014-15 basketball season as the most prolific shot-blocker in Washington Huskies single-season history. And if the 7-foot …
Sat., March 1, 2014
Cougars go cold in Seattle, lose to UW
SEATTLE – Only DaVonte Lacy could match Washington’s efficiency on Friday night. But he couldn’t keep up with the Huskies’ pack by himself and the UW cruised to a 72-49 …
Thu., Feb. 27, 2014
UW coach Lorenzo Romar has WSU coach Ken Bone’s back
Though the Washington State basketball team has slogged through a disappointing year, the Cougars can still come away from the 2013-14 season with bragging rights, if not much else. WSU …
Fri., April 12, 2013, 1:58 p.m.
Harshman, former WSU and UW coach, dies
Former Washington and Washington State men’s basketball coach Marv Harshman has died at 95.
Fri., March 9, 2012
Now, Huskies wait
LOS ANGELES – After another Washington loss that seemed to defy explanation, Tony Wroten didn’t have one, either. Instead, the freshman guard kept his head down, declining to answer questions …
Mon., Feb. 13, 2012
Huskies return to first, tying Cal for Pac-12 lead
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Washington coach Lorenzo Romar told his team after Thursday night’s blowout loss at Oregon that they wouldn’t be watching a replay of the game because it wasn’t …
Mon., Dec. 19, 2011
South Dakota State stuns Huskies
SEATTLE – Washington coaches tried to warn their players. They didn’t get the message. Nate Wolters scored 34 points as South Dakota State broke Washington’s 32-game nonconference home winning streak …
Sun., Dec. 11, 2011
Huskies finish trip to Big Apple with 0-2 mark
NEW YORK – The Washington Huskies spent almost a week in New York City. They got to see some Broadway shows and other points of interest. They also got to …
Mon., Nov. 21, 2011
Saint Louis coasts past Huskies
ST. LOUIS – Brian Conklin scored 25 points and Saint Louis coasted to an easy 77-64 victory over Washington on Sunday. The Huskies scored the first two points, but the …
Mon., Nov. 14, 2011
Huskies edge FIU
C.J. Wilcox scored 19 points and Washington held off Florida Atlantic 77-71 Sunday night in the World Vision Classic in Seattle. Kore White hit a 3-pointer to pull Florida Atlantic …
Fri., March 18, 2011
Washington eagerly awaits tonight’s game with Georgia
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Three days on the road. And the wait isn’t nearly over yet.
Sat., March 12, 2011
Washington dumps Ducks to qualify for Pac-10 title game
LOS ANGELES – The Hollywood spotlight that shines on the Pac-10 tournament must bring out the showtime in Isaiah Thomas and his fellow Washington Huskies, who are one game away …
Fri., March 11, 2011
WSU loses heartbreaker to Huskies in Pac-10 tourney
LOS ANGELES – For five halves this season, Washington State has found a way to dominate its men’s basketball rivals from across the Cascades. The sixth one? Not so much. …
Thu., March 10, 2011, 11:59 p.m.
WSU loses to UW 89-87 despite Thompson’s 43
For five halves this season, Washington State has found a way to dominate its men’s basketball rivals from across the Cascades. The sixth one? Not so much. Not even with …
Sat., Feb. 19, 2011, 5:37 p.m.
Huskies’ upset bid swatted away
Derrick Williams had 26 points, 13 rebounds and a game-saving block on Darnell Gant with less than a second left, lifting No. 12 Arizona to a wild 87-86 win over …
Thu., Feb. 17, 2011, 7:59 p.m.
Huskies clobber Sun Devils
Matthew Bryan-Amaning had 22 points and 12 rebounds to lead Washington to a 79-62 victory against Arizona State on Thursday night.
Sat., Feb. 12, 2011, 7:51 p.m.
UW men down Stanford
Isaiah Thomas scored 12 of his 22 points in the final three minutes of the first half, Venoy Overton had his best game of the season with 14 off the …
Thu., Feb. 10, 2011, 8:45 p.m.
Huskies end losing streak
Isaiah Thomas made a career-high six 3-pointers en route to 23 points, Matthew Bryan-Amaning added 18, and Washington emphatically snapped its three-game losing streak with a 109-77 rout of California …