Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
SATURDAY, FEB. 25, 2017, 5:30 A.M.
If you love NCAA tourney action in Spokane, thank the University of Idaho
Like Bloomsday and Hoopfest, March Madness is becoming a staple of the Spokane sports calendar. And for that Spokanites can thank the area’s only out-of-state Division 1 university.
FRIDAY, FEB. 24, 2017, 11:50 P.M.
Ike Iroegbu, Josh Hawkinson formed strong bond as WSU teammates, roommates
Having spent the last two years of his childhood away at an East Coast boarding school, the last thing Ike Iroegbu thought he wanted when he arrived at college was …
THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2017, 8:35 P.M.
Paige Crozon helps Utah women rough up Washington State
Paige Crozon scored 19 points and the visiting Utes (16-12, 5-12) roughed up the Cougars (10-18, 5-12) 74-57 in Pac-12 play on Thursday in Pullman.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 9:11 P.M.
Cougars, Vandals set records in 800-meter freestyle relay
The Washington State Cougars women’s 800-meter free relay team set a school record on Wednesday’s first day of the Pac-12 Championships at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way, …
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 11:22 P.M.
Washington State women’s basketball team takes shot at better Pac-12 seeding
Washington State coach June Daugherty sees this week’s final homestand as chance to gain momentum for next week’s Pac-12 Tournament in Seattle.
MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017, 8:03 A.M.
Ernie Kent’s grand plan at Washington State is point-guard centric
When Ernie Kent was the coach at Oregon he achieved enough success to become a national name and his era was primarily associated with a pair of point guards.
SUNDAY, FEB. 19, 2017, 6:41 P.M.
Billings’ 25 boards ties record in No. 18 UCLA’s win over WSU women
Monique Billings tied a school single-game record with 25 rebounds and scored 12 points for her 16th double-double of the year as No. 18 UCLA beat Washington State 67-48 on …
SUNDAY, FEB. 19, 2017, 5:18 P.M.
Meyer slugs two-run homer to rally WSU to 4-3 baseball win
Cory Meyer slugged a two-run home run in a three-run eighth inning and Washington State rallied to beat 4-3 Sacramento State in Sacramento, California, on Sunday.
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 11:27 P.M.
Cougars rise to challenges, sweep Arizona State
Ernie Kent issued a challenge to his players after Washington State’s loss to Arizona on Thursday to make the most of what chances they had left.
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 9:12 P.M.
Washington State women downed by USC
Minyon Moore scored a season-high 32 points on 8-of-11 shooting to help Southern California beat Washington State 80-64 on Friday night in Los Angeles.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 8:59 P.M.
Cougars go for first Pac-12 sweep in five years on Saturday
Washington State will try to reset and gain some momentum for one final push to end the year with Saturday’s game against Arizona State at 2 p.m.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 10:02 P.M.
Ernie Kent calls out Cougars after loss to No. 5 Arizona
Washington State did some good things on Thursday but not nearly enough of them to avoid a 78-59 pasting by No. 5 Arizona and so coach Ernie Kent decided that …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 11:49 P.M.
Washington State gets another shot at the upset against No. 5 Arizona
Washington State will get another shot at the conference leader when No. 5 Arizona comes to town for Thursday’s 5 p.m. tilt. The Cougars battled admirably the last time they …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 11:47 P.M.
Washington State’s Gabe Marks and Shalom Luani invited to NFL combine
During All-Conference careers at Washington State, wide receiver Gabe Marks and safety Shalom Luani made their cases that they could play football professionally. Now the NFL wants a closer look.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 11:46 P.M.
Washington State receiver Kaleb Fossum will transfer to Nevada
Kaleb Fossum announced he will transfer to Nevada for “financial reasons.” He made an announcement on Twitter, thanking the WSU staff for supporting him through the transfer.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 9:42 P.M.
Cougars blown out in rematch with Colorado
Just as Washington State began to show the mark of a team ready to move forward into a new tier of competitiveness within the Pac-12 conference, the Cougars suffered an …
SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 5:17 P.M.
WSU women take 10th at Stanford golf tournament
Cherokee Kim was the top Washington State golfer as the Cougars took 10th place at the Peg Barnard Invitational on Sunday at Stanford Golf Course.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, FEB. 12, 2017, 7:10 P.M.
McClure sets program record with 7 blocks, but WSU women lose
LaBrittney Jones scored 22 points and grabbed a career-tying 15 rebounds, Malena Washington added 21 points and Arizona beat Washington State 70-62 on Sunday to snap a seven-game losing streak.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 11:04 P.M.
Washington State football coach Mike Leach saw Danny Amendola’s attributes at Texas Tech
Danny Amendola just earned his second Super Bowl ring and finished his eighth NFL season in part because of his precise route running – he has a world-class ability to …
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 10:57 P.M.
Washington State women edged by No. 23 Arizona State
Sabrina Haines scored 17 points and No. 23 Arizona State edged Washington State 61-58 on Thursday in Pac-12 play in Pullman.
THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 11:46 P.M.
Washington State men make big strides against Utah but fall short late in game
The Washington State men’s basketball team made a stunning turnaround in their second shot at Utah. But coming close is less satisfying than it was in previous weeks.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 11:05 P.M.
Washington State looks to be more competitive in rematch against Utes
PULLMAN – The last time Washington State faced Utah, the Cougars suffered one of the worst defeats ever on their home court – an 88-47 beat-down in Beasley Coliseum. The …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 10:49 P.M.
Washington State’s bench adds to competitive spirit with choreographed routines
With four seniors in the starting lineup, alongside a freshman point guard in Malachi Flynn who is already ready for 33 minutes per game, Ernie Kent has kept a tight …
SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2017, 6:20 P.M.
Washington State women hold off Utah 61-55
Pinelopi Pavlopoulou scored 14 points, Alexys Swedlund added 13 and Washington State defeated Utah 61-55 on Sunday.
SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2017, 11:55 P.M.
Southern Cal pulls away from competitive Cougars for 86-77 win
Washington State is a better, more competitive, more fun team in Ernie Kent’s third year. But be careful with these Cougars – give them the chance and they will break …
FRIDAY, FEB. 3, 2017, 9:05 P.M.
Washington State women fall to Colorado fourth-quarter rally
Kennedy Leonard scored 16 of her 25 points in the fourth quarter to help Colorado pull away and beat Washington State 70-58 in Pac-12 play in Boulder, Colorado, on Friday …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:16 P.M.
Washington State overcomes late chaos to sign impressive class
In recent years college football recruits have committed to programs earlier, only to change their minds at least once before signing their letters of intent. That trend might have even …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:15 P.M.
Ben Moos, son of Washington State A.D. Bill Moos, signs with California
Ben Moos, son of Washington State athletic director Bill Moos, signed to play football at Cal on Wednesday.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 11:12 P.M.
Washington State again falls short of the upset, losing to No. 11 UCLA
Once again Washington State proved surprisingly sticky while a top-team tried to shake them. And once again the Cougars were just a little too sloppy to spring an upset, falling …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 1, 2017, 6:42 P.M.
Washington State agrees to restructured contact with volleyball coach Jen Greeny
Washington State and women’s head volleyball coach Jen Greeny have agreed to a restructured contract, Cougars Director of Athletics Bill Moos announced Wednesday. The agreement will run through June of …