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Washington women win 32nd straight game over WSU

PULLMAN – Washington State’s Jazmine Perkins was adamant that the streak doesn’t matter, and Washington players agreed. But it’s hard to ignore the Huskies’ dominance over their in-state rival – …

Moore, Cougars prepare for vibrant UW crowd

Reggie Moore knows what’s coming Sunday night. His Washington State Cougars will not only be facing possibly the Pac-10’s most talented team in the University of Washington but the raucous …

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 17-10 overall, 7-8 Pac-10 COMING UP: Sunday at Washington, 7 p.m. (FSN)

Washington State’s recent problems tied to defensive dip

PULLMAN – Going into the Stanford contest two weeks ago, Washington State was 16-7, a record built, more than anything, on a stingy defense. WSU’s opponents were shooting 38.1 percent …

WSU defense in a slump

WSU defense has let down of late.

Arizona State beats WSU, ends 11-game Pac-10 skid

TEMPE, Ariz. – No more talk about an NCAA tournament at-large berth. That hope died an ignominious death Saturday in the Wells Fargo Arena, a demise witnessed by just 5,153, …

Cougars bury their NCAA at-large hopes

No more talk about an NCAA tournament at-large berth. That hope died an ignominious death Saturday in the Wells Fargo Arena, a demise witnessed by just 5,153.

No time for WSU to slip up

Washington State want to avoid a first-round game in the Pac-10 tournament, so they can ill afford a loss to last-place Arizona State on Saturday.

Thompson’s 30 not enough for WSU to beat Arizona

Derrick Williams had 26 points and eight rebounds, and No. 12 Arizona withstood a big night from Klay Thompson to hold off Washington State 79-70 Thursday night.

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 17-8 overall, 7-6 Pac-10 COMING UP: Tonight at Arizona, 5:30 (FSN); Saturday at Arizona State, 11 a.m., (FSN).

Washington State’s Casto improves offensive showing

PULLMAN – When DeAngelo Casto went down in a heap late in last Saturday’s 75-71 win over California, the Washington State faithful held their breath. WSU’s 6-foot-8 center was in …

Casto providing spark for WSU hoops

DeAngelo Casto enjoyed his best weekend of his WSU basketball career.

Motum, WSU grind out hard-fought win over Cal

PULLMAN – It didn’t matter if it looked a lot more like Jackson Pollock than Norman Rockwell. Beauty on the basketball court, often, is defined by the final score.

Cougars spread scoring around in win

Brock Motum scored 19 points off the bench on Saturday to lead Washington State to a 75-71 victory over California.

Cougars look to bounce back against Cal

When Washington State hosts California Saturday in a Pac-10 Conference men’s basketball rematch, the Bears may be without their main weapon from their early season 88-81 overtime win in Berkeley.

WSU men can’t quite make up early deficit

PULLMAN – It was fitting Jeremy Green got the last word in. After all, the Stanford junior guard’s play told the story Thursday night – from first to last chapter.

WSU men lose at home to Stanford

Jeremy Green scored 24 points to lead Stanford past Washington State 75-62 on Thursday night.

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 16-7 overall, 6-5 Pac-10 COMING UP: Tonight vs. Stanford, 7; Saturday vs. California, 3 p.m.

WSU freshmen must be prepared for quick duty

PULLMAN – Like most walk-on freshmen college basketball players lucky enough to travel with the team, Will DiIorio gets most of his game-day work done before the game begins. Out …

EWU men will play majority of final Big Sky games at home

Eastern Washington, which snapped an 18-game road losing streak with last Saturday’s 69-67 win over Idaho State, will play four of its last six games – including three of its …

WSU freshman basketball players keep it fresh

Like most walk-on freshman college basketball players lucky enough to travel with the team, Will DiIorio gets most of his game-day work done before the game begins. Out of the …

Rebounding edge helps Cougars revive with win over OSU

CORVALLIS, Ore. – After a dispiriting loss at Oregon on Thursday night, the Washington State Cougars had to rebound Saturday at Oregon State’s Gill Coliseum. In a couple of different …

WSU men hold off Oregon State

Reggie Moore had 14 points and DeAngelo Casto added 11 points and 10 rebounds to lead Washington State to a 61-55 win against Oregon State Saturday night.

Cougars try to bounce back

– Saturday night’s matchup in venerable Gill Coliseum between visiting Washington State and Oregon State will pit one team that has lost a couple inexplicable games but has two huge …

Cougars head to Oregon schools focused on avoiding letdown

As Washington State begins the second half of the Pac-10 season, the Cougars face a daunting challenge: Put last Sunday’s charged-up 87-80 upset over then-No. 18 Washington behind them.

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 15-6 overall, 5-4 Pac-10 COMING UP: Today at Oregon, 6 p.m.; Saturday at Oregon State, 5 p.m., FSN.

UW women hold off Cougars

SEATTLE – Kristi Kingma scored 29 points, including a 3-pointer with 3:16 to play that stopped a Washington State scoring surge, and Washington held off the Cougars 64-52 Sunday. It …

Cougars join the crowd with upset, Bone’s signature victory

PULLMAN – Go ahead, storm the court. Everyone else has. Video games don’t deal in as much carnage as what occurred in college basketball’s Top 25 over the weekend. Before …

WSU beats Huskies for first time since 2008

PULLMAN – It had just about everything those packed into Beasley Coliseum and watching on television could have wanted. Big shots and little plays. Highlight-worthy slams and crucial steals. Foul …

Battle of boards crucial in tonight’s Cougars-Huskies game

PULLMAN – The word rebound has a couple of different meanings and about a half-million synonyms. And all of the latter may apply tonight to Washington State when Pac-10 leading …