Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 11:24 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Stanford
WSU coach Ernie Kent talks about the Cougars’ issues in Thursday’s 79-70 Pac-12 loss to Stanford.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State commits 22 turnovers, loses 79-70 to Stanford despite season low from Reid Travis
Only 2,540 came out to see the Cougars play their first home Pac-12 game of the academic semester and the encore to a promising start – WSU led by as …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Stanford slips past Washington State in second half for 79-70 victory
For the second consecutive game Washington State surrendered a halftime lead and lost a Pac-12 men’s basketball matchup at home, falling to the Stanford Cardinal 79-70 on Thursday night at …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 7:44 p.m.
Seven Washington State players to participate in all-star games; running back Jamal Morrow withdraws from Collegiate Bowl
Morrow injured himself in the first half of the Holiday Bowl against Michigan State and told The Seattle Times’ Stefanie Loh he’s withdrawn from the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, which will …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
Fresh off Daejon Davis buzzer beater, Stanford brings momentum into matchup with Washington State
After a three-game skid to open Pac-12 Conference play, the Washington State Cougars head into the second week of January looking to rediscover their form and find some momentum. Perhaps …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
Looking back: Top 10 moments of Washington State’s 2017 football season
A victory in the Holiday Bowl eluded the 2017 Washington State football team, but the Cougars nonetheless went to the postseason for the fourth time in five years and compiled …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
Washington State elevates defensive quality control assistant Darcel McBath to assistant coach
McBath’s title is still to be determined, but the five-year NFL DB will work with the WSU secondary – a void the Cougars needed to fill with the departure of …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
Washington State unranked in final edition of Associated Press Top 25
The Cougars, who lost 42-17 against Michigan State on Dec. 28 in San Diego, received 84 Top 25 votes – more than any of the teams who finished the season …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Video: Washington State guard Malachi Flynn post-practice Jan. 8
Cougars guard Malachi Flynn talks about the turnover issues in the loss to Washington and rediscovering the form that won WSU the Wooden Legacy.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Video: Washington State forward Jeff Pollard post-practice
WSU forward Jeff Pollard reflects on the Cougars’ loss to Washington and talks about the challenge of Stanford and center Reid Travis.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Area roundup: Borislava Hristova earns player of the week honors
Washington State’s Borislava Hristova has been named Pac-12 women’s basketball player of the week.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
Former Minnesota coach Tracy Claeys tapped by Washington State to become defensive coordinator
Alex Grinch officially left his post at Washington State Monday morning, but the Cougars already found his replacement.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Ohio State announces hire of Washington State defensive coordinator Alex Grinch
Grinch’s official title has yet to be determined and “his specific responsibilities will be announced at a later date,” according to the press release.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 9 p.m.
Crisp’s bucket leads to 70-65 Washington win over WSU
David Crisp scored in the lane with 1:46 remaining to give Washington the lead and send the Huskies over Washington State 70-65 on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Free throws with 0.5 left send WSU down to defeat, 81-79
Tilar Clark made two free throws with 0.5 seconds left and Utah rallied to beat Washington State 81-79 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 6:31 p.m.
John Blanchette: Carlos Johnson and backseat strategy help Huskies find way to defeat Cougars
PULLMAN – It’s a lonesome road, that ribbon from Spokane to Pullman. Especially so in the 1 a.m. darkness, when you figured to be snug under the covers against the …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 6:36 p.m.
Video: Washington State players Robert Franks and Viont’e Daniels post Washington
Cougars forward Robert Franks and guard Viont’e Daniels talk about the team’s turnover issues and what went wrong down the stretch in a 70-65 loss to Washington.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Washington
Washington State coach Ernie Kent talks about the Cougars’ play in Saturday’s 70-65 loss to Washington at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State lacks closing touch in loss to Washington
Washington committed 17 turnovers and made just 2-of-12 3-pointers, but the Huskies managed the damage control better than the Cougars, who turned it over a whopping 23 times.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
David Crisp’s bucket leads to 70-65 Washington win over Washington State
David Crisp scored in the lane with 1:46 remaining to give Washington the lead and send the Huskies over Washington State 70-65. Washington sneaked out of Beasley Coliseum with the …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
Area women’s basketball: Borislava Hristova scores 36 points to guide Washington State to victory
Borislava Hristova scored a career-high 36 points Friday to power host Washington State (8-7, 1-2) to an 89-75 win over Colorado (10-4, 1-2) in Pac-12 Conference women’s basketball.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Washington State assistant, ex-Garfield coach Ed Haskins preparing for reunion with Washington’s Jaylen Nowell
Jaylen Nowell has reached double figures in all but one game this season and UW’s scoring-savvy guard brings his glowing numbers into a rivalry matchup between the Huskies (11-4, 1-1) …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
Report: Washington State outside linebackers coach Roy Manning to join Chip Kelly’s UCLA staff
The first-year Bruins coach is bringing Manning on as a special teams coordinator, per Feldman, which if true would end a three-year run with the Cougars.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
USC suspends Chimezie Metu for flagrant foul on Washington State’s Carter Skaggs
Chimezie Metu will be suspended for the first half of USC’s next game against Cal on Thursday and will forfeit his team captaincy.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 8:32 p.m.
All-American Washington State defensive tackle Hercules Mata’afa departs for NFL
The junior defensive tackle announced on Twitter Sunday he’ll forgo his senior season in Pullman and get an early start on his professional career, entering the 2018 NFL Draft.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 30, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
Busy offseason awaits Washington State and it could be a good thing following 25-point Holiday Bowl loss
There should be plenty of storylines to tide the Cougars over until their next chance to play someone wearing a different jersey.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 11:17 p.m.
UCLA outlasts Washington State in Pac-12 basketball opener
Aaron Holiday scored 33 points and UCLA led wire-to-wire in a 96-82 Pac-12 men’s basketball win over the WSU Cougars on Friday night at Pauley Pavilion.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
Mike Leach mum on future of Washington State junior defensive tackle Hercules Mata’afa
The Lahaina, Hawaii, native and consensus All-American didn’t play in the first half of the game because of his targeting ejection in WSU’s previous game against Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 12:22 a.m.
John Blanchette: Luke Falk’s celebrated career, WSU’s solid season come to a tragic end in Holiday Bowl beating
No hand has received this much attention since Thing on “The Addams Family.”
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 12:22 a.m.
Difference Makers: Michigan State offensive weapons shine in Holiday Bowl win over Washington State
The key players in Michigan State’s 42-17 win over Washington State at SDCCU Stadium in San Diego on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017.