Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
Tue., March 28, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
WSU football holds its first practice in pads of the spring
Mike Leach, not a huge fan of change. For example, the Washington State football coach is not big on rule changes.
UPDATED: Tue., March 28, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
Washington State women at Georgia Tech in WNIT semifinals
Growing pains are a thing of the past for the Washington State women’s basketball team.
UPDATED: Mon., March 27, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Washington State Cougars get late home runs to outlast CSUN Matadors in baseball
The Washington State Cougars jumped out to an early lead and then used late solo home runs by Blake Clanton and J.J. Hancock to hold on for a 6-4 nonconference …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
WSU assistant men’s basketball coaches Greg Graham and Silvey Dominguez leave
PULLMAN – Washington State men’s basketball assistant coaches Greg Graham and Silvey Dominguez have left the program, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday. In a press release, the school said …
Sat., March 25, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
Washington State women look to continue historic march in WNIT
After making the women’s basketball postseason for just the fourth time in the modern NCAA era, Washington State has proven to be a tough out.
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 5:34 p.m.
Five questions for Washington State football heading into spring practices
Washington State held a ramp-up practice on Thursday, the first of 15 spring football practices that will crescendo to the Crimson and Gray Game at Joe Albi on Saturday, April …
Thu., March 23, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
WSU Cougars beat UC Davis to reach WNIT quarterfinals
Energized by the loudest home crowd coach June Daugherty could remember in her 10 years at WSU, the Cougars’ unlikely postseason run continued Thursday night with a 71-62 victory over …
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
Washington State spring football roster: Early observations
Washington State begins its spring football practices today in Pullman at 2:30 p.m.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Cougars finish 11th, Vandals 13th in women’s golf tourney
The Washington State Cougars women finished in 11th place, while the Idaho Vandals were 13th in San Diego State’s March Mayhem at the The Farms team match-play tournament at Farms …
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Washington State women make history, host UC Davis in third-round WNIT game
The Washington State women are having fun again. Winning two games in a national postseason tournament will do that.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Washington State football springs back into action on Thursday
Gabe Marks’ bravado. River Cracraft’s stoic competence. Joe Salave’a’s arms. The Washington State football team must replace some of its most recognizable features before the 2017 season.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 2:45 p.m.
Kyrin Priester returns to Washington State football, but playing next season is ‘a tall order’
Talented wide receiver Kyrin Priester left the Washington State football program in July of 2016. He’s back, according to Mike Leach.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Washington State women edge Wyoming in overtime
Washington State defeated Wyoming 68-67 in a second-round WNIT game at the Arena-Auditorium, advancing to a third-round meeting with either Colorado State or UC Davis.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017, 3:41 p.m.
LaVar Ball’s former Washington State teammates take his wild comments in stride
As LaVar Ball sees it, he would have had no problem beating the greatest basketball player ever.
Wed., March 15, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
College baseball: Long Beach State ends Washington State’s seven-game winning streak
Luke Rasmussen, who had been 0 for 5 on the day, hit a one-out RBI single to left field in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday to lift Long …
Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
WSU, EWU accept postseason invitations
The Washington State Cougars and Eastern Washington Eagles women both garnered spots in postseason tournaments, it was announced on Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
From the NFL to prison to recovery: Ryan Leaf shares his story
People might say there was no debate, but don’t believe them.
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
A.J. Block throws five hitless innings in WSU’s 9-3 win to sweep Utah State
Freshman left-hander A.J. Block threw five hitless innings in his first start and Washington State scored eight runs in the sixth inning to defeat Utah Valley 9-3 on Sunday in …
Fri., March 10, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State tops Utah valley for fourth straight win
Shane Matheny smacked a two-run homer in a four-run first inning and Washington State won its fourth straight, topping visiting Utah Valley 8-4 on Friday in the first of a …
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Friends remember former Washington State running back Duke Washington as gentleman, scholar
“Duke was Duke, and his name fit him well,” is how Albert “Red” Golden remembers Duke Washington, a teammate of Golden’s on Washington State’s football teams in the early ‘50s, …
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 8:03 p.m.
Cougars perform for scouts at WSU Pro Day
The football-only weight room and indoor practice facilities at Washington State are notoriously secretive places for 364 days out of the year.
UPDATED: Thu., March 9, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
Gabe Marks gives one final funny interview at WSU Pro Day
Gabe Marks has always used his dry humor as a shield, a way to break down others’ defenses while maintaining a little distance for himself. If he can make you …
UPDATED: Wed., March 8, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Colorado eliminates Washington State at Pac-12 men’s tournament when Cougars can’t hold big lead
Washington State’s streak of futility in the Pac-12 Tournament marched ever closer to a decade as the tenth-seeded Cougars surrendered a sizable lead and lost to seventh-seeded Colorado, 73-63, on …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 2:22 p.m.
WSU’s Josh Hawkinson named Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Washington State forward Josh Hawkinson was named the Pac-12’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year in men’s basketball, the conference announced Wednesday before the start of the Pac-12 Men’s Basketball Tournament.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
WSU basketball looking for first Pac-12 Tourney win in 8 years
The Washington State Cougars will try to win their first Pac-12 Tournament game since 2009 on Wednesday at 6 p.m. against an opponent that is almost always beatable but never …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 7:40 p.m.
Washington State’s Josh Hawkinson and Malachi Flynn get All-Pac-12 honors
Josh Hawkinson was named to the All-Pac-12 second team and Malachi Flynn was named honorable mention All-Freshman-Team by the Pac-12 coaches, the conference announced on Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 4:10 p.m.
Shalom Luani runs NFL combine’s fastest 60-yard shuttle by a safety
Former Washington State player Shalom Luani was the fastest of the seven safety prospects who chose to run the 60-yard shuttle drill during Monday’s testing session at the NFL combine.
Sun., March 5, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
WSU’s Anderson fifth in Scottsdale golf tournament
Zach Anderson finished with a 69 on the final day of the Desert Intermountain Collegiate golf tournament in Scottsdale, Arizona, and placed fifth on Sunday to lead Washington State.
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Four WSU combined on no-hitter in doubleheader sweep
Four Washington State pitchers combined for a no-hitter in a 7-3 victory over Stephen F. Austin in the second game of a doubleheader in Pullman after the Cougars won the …
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 12:04 a.m.
No. 3 UCLA holds off upset-minded Cougars
Washington State’s 2016-2017 season will be remembered for the admirable but ultimately unsuccessful challenges it gave some of the best teams in the country. So, Saturday night’s 77-68 loss at …