Stories tagged: WSU basketball
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
WSU guard Viont’e Daniels and forwards Drick Bernstine and Kwinton Hinson talk after the team’s 72-59 win over IUPUI.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 6:51 p.m.
WSU men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent talks about the Cougars’ 72-59 victory over IUPUI Saturday at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Washington State’s Drick Bernstine has special rooting interest in game between Gonzaga, North Dakota
Drick Bernstine, a fifth-year graduate transfer at Washington State, joined the Cougars after spending two seasons with the Fighting Hawks and was a central figure in UND’s school record 22-win …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Cougars forward Drick Bernstine talks about the mood of practice after the three-game losing streak and his old school, North Dakota, coming to Spokane to play Gonzaga on Saturday.
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Cougars forward Robert Franks talks about the three-game slump and his 3-point shooting percentage this season.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 5:20 p.m.
Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent talks about the loss at UTEP, Malachi Flynn’s recent turnover problems and preparing for Saturday’s game against IUPUI.
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
It marks the third consecutive loss for the Cougars (6-3), who opened the year 6-0 and were receiving AP Top 25 votes after a championship run in the Wooden Legacy …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Washington State guard Viont’e Daniels reflects on the loss to UC Davis and previews tonight’s Battle of the Palouse.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Washington State forward Jeff Pollard talks about his expanded role this season and preparing for the Battle of the Palouse.
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 2:18 p.m.
Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent reflects on Saturday’s loss to UC Davis and talks about Wednesday’s rivalry game at Idaho.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Cougars coach Ernie Kent discusses his team’s play following an 81-67 defeat to UC Davis that marked WSU’s first loss of the season.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Washington State players Malachi Flynn and Robert Franks talk about what went wrong in Saturday’s 81-67 loss to UC Davis at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 4:49 p.m.
Robert Franks pours in career-high 32 points, but sluggish start dooms Washington State in first loss of season
Many of Washington State’s opponents have fallen into the same trap this season. They play their best basketball in the first half, enter the break feeling good about the cushion …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:07 a.m.
Cougars point guard Malachi Flynn talks about his play in the Wooden Legacy and why the teams is shooting the 3-pointer so well this year.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 11:09 a.m.
Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent reflects on the Wooden Legacy and previews Saturday’s game against UC Davis.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
The Cougars are making more 3-pointers per game than 345 other Division I college basketball programs across the United States, and they’re doing it at a 41.7 percent clip.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Cougars basketball coach Ernie Kent talks about winning the Wooden Legacy, the play of sophomore point guard Malachi Flynn and the importance of drawing student support for the next home …
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:08 p.m.
Five takeaways from the Wooden Legacy: Cougars roll to tournament title behind strong play from Malachi Flynn and Robert Franks
The Washington State football team lost in the Apple Cup, but a new piece of hardware arrived in Pullman last weekend anyway.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
Malachi Flynn scored 24 points, Robert Franks added 22 and undefeated Washington State beat San Diego State 93-86 for the Wooden Legacy championship on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
It’s naïve to think they can make the game look this easy all the time, so the Washington State Cougars made sure to revel in the best moments of their …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Jim Hayford is busy building a foundation for the Seattle U program he inherited in March, but that hasn’t come at the cost of keeping tabs on the Eastern Washington …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
Skaggs got toasty in the second half of the nonleague game and paced the Cougars in a 75-59 win over Seattle U at Beasley Coliseum.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Elleby, a 6-6, 195-pound forward who’s spent four years in the 3A Metro League, comes off a junior season that saw him average 23 points, 13 rebounds and four assists …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
The improbable and the indomitable careened toward a dramatic finish as Washington State men’s basketball team clawed its way back from a deficit that reached 22 points in the first …
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
WSU players Milan Acquaah, Jeff Pollard and Robert Franks talk about the win over Saint Martin’s in Sunday’s exhibition.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
Cougars coach Ernie Kent discusses his team’s exhibition win over Division II Saint Martin’s Sunday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
Behind Robert Franks’ double-double, WSU overcomes sluggish start to edge Saint Martin’s in exhibition
Rebounding and scoring are two voids the Cougars desperately need to fill in the post-Josh Hawkinson era, and Ernie Kent’s team got plenty of both from Franks, who posted 32 …
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Has any basketball team defied the odds more than last year’s Washington State women’s squad?
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent talks about preparing to start the season.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
From couch to Clippers: Ex-Washington State hooper Ike Iroegbu inks with LA, stars in preseason game
The former WSU guard was an NBA hopeful when Friday began and a member of the Clippers franchise with one preseason game under his belt by the time it ended.