Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 4:57 p.m.
Video: Washington State players Robert Franks, Malachi Flynn and Carter Skaggs post Arizona State
WSU players Robert Franks, Malachi Flynn and Carter Skaggs talk about Sunday’s loss to Arizona State.
Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Arizona State
Cougars coach Ernie Kent talks about the team’s turnover issues and what went wrong down the stretch of Sunday’s loss to Arizona State.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
Washington State drops fifth consecutive Pac-12 game, 88-78 to Arizona State
Shannon Evans II scored 23 points and Romello White added 21 as No. 25 Arizona State beat Washington State 88-78 on Sunday.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
Washington State, Arizona State hope to change season trajectory as second half of Pac-12 play begins
Scorching starts followed by prolonged skids. The 2017-18 basketball season to some extent has followed the same pattern for Washington State and Arizona State.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Area roundup: Borislava Hristova reaches 1,000 career points in WSU women’s win over Arizona
Borislava Hristova scored 17 points and Louise Brown had her fourth double-double of the season to help Washington State beat Arizona 78-60 in Tucson, Arizona, on Friday night.
Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
Former Mississippi State safety commit Tyrese Ross pledges to Washington State
Ross is expected to sign with the Cougars next Wednesday on National Signing Day. Twenty high school and junior college prospects inked with WSU during the early signing period, but …
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Video: Washington State players Robert Franks and Viont’e Daniels post Arizona
Washington State players Robert Franks and Viont’e Daniels talk about the Cougars’ 100-72 loss to Arizona Wednesday at Beasley Coliseum.
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Arizona
Cougars coach Ernie Kent talks about his team’s 100-72 loss to No. 9 Arizona Wednesday at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
First-place Arizona rolls past Washington State
On a night when it seemed he was destined to jump out of the building at some point, the vertically-gifted freshman managed a first-half double-double and proceeded to score 25 …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Deandre Ayton, Allonzo Trier power first-place Arizona past Washington State
Deandre Ayton scored 25 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and Allonzo Trier added 24 points as No. 9 Arizona beat cold-shooting Washington State 100-72 on Wednesday night to remain in …
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Video: Washington State forward Drick Bernstine post practice Jan. 30
Washington State forward Drick Bernstine talks about preparing for No. 9 Arizona and the challenge of guarding the Wildcats’ DeAndre Ayton.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
Video: Washington State forward Davante Cooper post practice Jan. 30
Washington State forward Davante Cooper talks about preparing for No. 9 Arizona and the challenge of guarding the Wildcats’ DeAndre Ayton.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Short turnaround gives Washington State minimal time to prep for DeAndre Ayton, Arizona
Tipoff between the Wildcats (18-4, 8-1) and the Cougars (9-11, 1-7) is at 7 p.m. and Pac-12 Networks will televise the only regular-season meeting between the teams.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 12:58 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent press conference Jan. 30
Washington State coach Ernie Kent reflects on the loss at Washington and gives a scouting report on the Cougars’ next opponent, Arizona.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 10:18 p.m.
Scoreless stretches bury Washington State in 18-point loss to rival Washington
Matisse Thybulle and Dominic Green each swished three triples, UW made 11 of 25 and the Huskies overwhelmed the Cougars with a few seismic runs to pull away with an …
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
Thybulle, Nowell pace Washington past Washington State 80-62
Mattise Thybulle and the Washington Huskies turned the long-range tables on cross-state rival Washington State.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
No. 13 UCLA holds off Washington State in Pac-12 women’s game 79-70; USC beats Huskies
Jordin Canada tossed in 18 points, Monique Billings and Lajahna Drummer both notched double-doubles and No. 13 UCLA held off Washington State 79-70 on Sunday in Pullman to complete a …
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
Tyler Hilinski fondly remembered at funeral service in California
The portrait of Tyler Hilinski that emerged at his funeral Saturday at Damien High in La Verne, California, was that of a caring and sensitive young man who drove his …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Perseverance pays for Washington State walk-on Steven Shpreyregin
Proximity to the University of Washington’s Seattle campus nurtured Shpreyregin’s early affection for the Huskies, but the WSU senior has worked awfully hard to be a Cougar.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Area roundup: USC women overcome 10-point, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat Washington State
Aliyah Mazyck scored 25 points, including consecutive baskets during a game-deciding run, and USC rallied from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat Washington State 73-72 on Friday night in Pac-12 …
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
NFL Draft Watch: Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa offers defensive versatility
When the Associated Press published its postseason All-Pac-12 Conference teams in early December, Hercules Mata’afa left such an impression on voters that many of them gave him extra credit.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 4:50 p.m.
Washington State QB Luke Falk withdraws from Senior Bowl to attend Tyler Hilinski’s funeral
After spending multiple days training alongside the likes of Wyoming’s Josh Allen and Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield in Alabama, many were convinced Falk had boosted his NFL Draft stock as much …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
Standout linebacker Peyton Pelluer granted sixth year of eligibility at Washington State
Peyton Pelluer’s return gives the WSU Cougars exceptional depth at the middle linebacker positions next season. The Sammamish, Washington, native was an All-Pac-12 Conference honorable mention selection in 2016 and …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 11:35 a.m.
John Blanchette: Pat Chun’s hire all about closing fund-raising gap
Washington State has a new athletic director. Pat Chun, introduced Tuesday with the usual fanfare, was hyped even before he was offered and accepted the job. WSU president Kirk Schulz …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 8:09 p.m.
Patrick Chun: First objective as Cougars’ new athletic director is to ‘learn Washington State’
Patrick Chun says he’s stepping into his new athletic director position at Washington State as an “outsider.” It’s not much of a stretch.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Utah rolls past Washington State men 82-69
Tyler Rawson scored 22 points and knocked down a career-high six 3-pointers as Utah beat Washington State 82-69 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Tracy Claeys vowing to keep things simple as new Washington State defensive coordinator
Two weeks ago, Claeys officially returned to the only profession he’s ever truly known when he was hired as Washington State’s new defensive coordinator. Claeys replaces Alex Grinch, who steadily …
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 3:44 p.m.
Washington women beat Washington State 56-49 for first conference win of season
Hannah Johnson tied a career high with 13 points and grabbed a career-best 17 rebounds to help Washington defeat Washington State 56-49 on Sunday to snap a seven-game losing streak …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
Washington State announces hire of safeties coach, ex-Utah State assistant Kendrick Shaver
Shaver is a former FootballScoop.com Co-Defensive Backs National Coach of the Year who’s helped lead Utah State to six consecutive bowl games and a 2012 Western Athletic Conference championship.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 20, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Washington State’s Mike Leach: ‘No real signs’ leading to Tyler Hilinski’s suicide
On the day of his suicide, Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski went on a run and did it “enthusiastically,” according to coach Mike Leach.