Stories tagged: Whitworth Pirates
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
This might be the year, the Whitworth Pirates hoped, that the NCAA would get it right.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Kyle Roach took a pass near midcourt, dribbled down the left side and drilled a 30-foot jumper as time expired to give Whitworth the Northwest Conference Tournament men’s basketball championship …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Whitworth is 22-3 and ranked fourth in the nation despite returning only one starter and adding 10 new players.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Unselfish when his team needed it and demanding the ball when the script was flipped, Kyle Roach was rewarded Wednesday be being named the Most Valuable Player in the Northwest …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
After Whitworth’s roller coaster of a week last week, the Pirates were aching for a breather. Whitworth started last week with a tough one-point loss to No. 1 Whitman then …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
Katie McWilliams made a pair of free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime and No. 16 Oregon State escaped with a 63-61 road victory over short-handed Washington State in …
Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Whitworth still has a serious case of the Blues.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Kyle Roach helped the Whitworth Pirates take care of business Saturday while looking forward to a huge game Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 2, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Ben College and Garrett Hull combined for 39 points Friday to lead a balance attack as Whitworth stormed past Pacific 89-67 in Northwest Conference men’s basketball play in Forest Grove, …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
After routing Pacific Lutheran by nearly 20 points earlier in the season, Matt Logie was looking for another easy win.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 11:31 p.m.
Brendon McCullough’s runner bounced off the rim as time expired, allowing 7th-ranked Whitworth to escape with a 67-65 win at Willamette in a Northwest Conference men’s basketball game on Friday …
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
If history is any guide, Whitworth will bounce back from last week’s loss at Whitman and climb back up the Division III basketball poll.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Kyle Roach scored 27 of his 32 points in the second half, and the Whitworth Pirates (13-2, 5-1 Northwest Conference) bounced back after losing a 15-point lead to beat the …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
The Whitman Blues lived up to their No. 1 ranking Tuesday, placing six players in double figures during a 91-75 win over the Whitworth Pirates.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Casey Poe and Makana Stone scored 21 points each and seventh-ranked Whitman rolled past Whitworth 101-69 in Walla Walla.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
This was no time for complacency. Three days before a date with the No. 1 team in the land, Whitworth could have looked past Pacific on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
It had to be tougher than Whitworth made it look in the first half.
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Kyle Roach finished with 25 points, seven rebounds and four assists Friday while powering Whitworth to a 79-71 win over Wisconsin-Stout at the Whitworth Men’s Classic.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
The shots weren’t falling for Brittany Klaman on Wednesday.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
In the end, Whitworth simply ran out of answers Tuesday night.
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Area college basketball:
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Dan Ramsay, who has guided Whitworth University’s baseball program for the last nine years, is leaving the school to become the manager of the Minnesota Twins’ minor league team in …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Did any college men’s basketball program have a more exciting offseason than Whitworth?
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Chloe Quinnett isn’t broken – yet. After all, she can still add up all of her basketball injuries on both of her hands.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 6:38 a.m.
For many of the fans of the Whitworth Pirates, the home game with the Willamette Bearcats Saturday was Senior Day. For St. Vinny’s director Jeff Conroy of Coeur d’Alene and …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
Jordan Lester scored 26 points in his Whitworth basketball debut and Ben College added 18 points for the Pirates, who earned their fifth straight season-opening victory.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017
Northwest Conference football coaches named Whitworth senior quarterback Ian Kolste the NWC Offensive Player of the Year, the conference announced on Monday.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 9:41 p.m.
Rod Sandberg made a simple request ahead of Whitworth’s season finale against winless Willamette. “Put the hammer down,” the Whitworth coach said.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 10:32 p.m.
Jordan Lester scored 18 points to help visiting Whitworth challenge the University of Montana before falling 72-60 to the NCAA Division I Grizzlies on Friday night at Dahlberg Arena.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Willamette never makes things simple. Over the last three seasons, head coach Rod Sandberg has found that Whitworth’s second-longest rival usually saves its toughest battles for the Pirates.