Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Wed., March 14, 2018, 8:43 a.m.
Washington State announces women’s basketball coach June Daugherty won’t return in 2018-19
June Daugherty has been at the helm of the Washington State women’s basketball program since 2007, but the longtime coach won’t oversee the Cougars for a 12th season.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Pepperdine, head coach Lorenzo Romar announce addition of former Washington State coach Ken Bone
Longtime Washington coach Lorenzo Romar isn’t waiting long to assemble his new coaching staff at Pepperdine and he started Tuesday by adding a former nemesis and colleague from the Pac-12 …
UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga wins, takes 3 of 4 from Rice
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
Fifteen NFL hopefuls participate in Washington State’s pro day
The annual predraft ritual of weighing, measuring, running, bench pressing and position drills brought scouts from most NFL teams to Pullman in what offensive lineman Cole Madison acknowledged was a …
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
Washington State’s Robert Franks says decision regarding next season will come ‘down the line’
Franks, a 6-foot-7 forward with good shooting range and a strong post-up game, is an interesting pro prospect, but by no means a guaranteed NBA Draft pick if he should …
Thu., March 8, 2018, 2:47 a.m.
Video: Washington State forward Robert Franks post Oregon
Cougar forward Robert Franks talks about the team’s loss to Oregon Wednesday in the Pac-12 Tournament.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 2:48 a.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Oregon
Washington State coach Ernie Kent talks about the 66-64 overtime loss to Oregon in the Pac-12 Tournament and reflects on the Cougars’ 2017-18 season.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Analysis: Kenny Wooten was everywhere in Oregon’s 66-64 OT win over Washington State … just not in a Cougar jersey
Players like Kenny Wooten don’t fall out of trees, but one look at the springy, 6-foot-9 forward and it’s easy to understand why Washington State coach Ernie Kent wouldn’t mind …
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
Oregon outlasts Washington State in overtime for 64-62 win in first round of Pac-12 Tournament
Payton Pritchard shot Oregon out of an early offensive slump, knocking down four 3-pointers while scoring 18 points to help the Ducks beat Washington State 64-62 in overtime at the …
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Washington State opens Pac-12 Tournament against Oregon, seeking first win since 2009
Eleventh-seeded Washington State (12-18) will try to put their nine-year conference tournament drought to bed Wednesday at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas when they go toe-to-toe with sixth-seeded Oregon …
Mon., March 5, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Fifteen Washington State players expected to partake in Cougars’ Pro Day
Thursday’s workouts will be split between the Cougar Football Complex and the Rogers Practice Fields on the WSU campus. The first segment of workouts will be held inside the football …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Washington State forward Robert Franks named Pac-12’s Most Improved, earns honorable mention
Franks became a full-time starter for the Cougars this season, doubling his minutes-per-game average from 16.4 as a sophomore to 32.7 as a junior. The Vancouver, Washington, native nearly tripled …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Four Washington State players converged on Indianapolis for the NFL Scouting Combine. Here’s how they did
The NFL prospects of Luke Falk, Hercules Mata’afa, Cole Madison and Tavares Martin Jr. won’t solely hinge on how many times they can throw a 225-pound barbell into the air …
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Orange crush: Oregon State thumps Washington State for second time to close out regular season
When all is said and done, Washington State will finish the basketball season with wins over teams significantly more talented than the Oregon State squad the Cougars hosted Saturday afternoon …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Oregon
WSU coach Ernie Kent talks about Malachi Flynn’s 28-point outing and how the Cougars managed to scrape out a 78-76 win over Oregon at Beasley Coliseum.
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Video: Washington State players Viont’e Daniels, Malachi Flynn and Robert Franks post Oregon
Cougar players Viont’e Daniels, Malachi Flynn and Robert Franks talk about the team’s 78-76 win over Oregon Thursday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
‘Incredible’ Malachi Flynn leads Washington State with 28 points in upset win over Oregon
The nights were long and the minutes were heavy last season as Malachi Flynn waded through his first year as a starting point guard in the Pac-12 Conference.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:15 p.m.
John Blanchette: Righting the Academy’s wrongs as sports films again overlooked at The Oscars
We know it’s behind us, because this year “Get Out” is in the hunt for Best Picture and because Denzel is once again hitting cleanup in the Best Actor lineup …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Washington State women see season come to an end with loss to USC in Pac-12 Tournament
Minyon Moore scored 16 points and Aliyah Mazyck scored 14 to lead seventh-seeded USC to a 47-44 win over Washington State on Thursday night in the first round of the …
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Video: Washington State forward Drick Bernstine post practice Feb. 28
WSU forward Drick Bernstine talks about the team’s split in the Bay Area and his individual play down the stretch of the season.
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Video: Washington State guard Malachi Flynn post practice Feb. 28
Cougars point guard Malachi Flynn talks about the team’s improvements and previews Thursday’s game against Oregon.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Seeking strong finish to regular season, Washington State welcomes Oregon for ESPN2 contest
Coming off a split in the Bay Area, WSU (11-17, 3-13) closes out the regular season this week with a pair of home games, beginning with Thursday’s nationally televised game …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 3:56 p.m.
Washington State women open Pac-12 tournament with another chance to top USC
Washington State has lost six straight games, but the Cougars should have some confidence going into their first-round Pac-12 women’s tournament game against USC on Thursday night.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 3:28 p.m.
Washington State’s Borislava Hristova makes All-Pac-12 team
Washington State redshirt sophomore Borislava Hristova, the third-leading scorer in the Pac-12 Conference, was named to the 15-player all-conference team Tuesday.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent news conference Feb. 27
Washington State coach Ernie Kent looks back at the Cougars’ split in the Bay Area, talks about the improved play of grad transfer Drick Bernstine and previews the upcoming home …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Washington State completes 2018 coaching staff with announcement of four assistants
Steve Spurrier Jr. was hired Tuesday to coach the Cougar outside receivers, Mason Miller was brought on as the new offensive line coach, Matt Brock was added as a special …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 11:28 p.m.
Washington State director of strength and conditioning David Lang dies
Longtime Washington State athletic department director of strength and conditioning David Lang died on Saturday, the university announced in a release.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Stanford takes advantage of second-chance opportunities to topple Washington State 86-84
It was the offensive game they’d been searching for, with efficient shooting, acute passing and scoring from just about every position on the floor – the bench as well. But …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 8:07 p.m.
Washington State searching for rare road sweep vs. Stanford at Maples Pavilion
In a down-to-the-wire win at Haas Pavilion Thursday night, the Cougars accomplished something that hadn’t been done in more than a calendar year: beat somebody on its home court.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
Washington State breaks out of road slump with dramatic 78-76 win over California
This was a new twist to the 2017-18 Washington State basketball season: The Cougars go on the road, lose a key scorer with an injury and escape with the win …