Stories tagged: WSU basketball
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Washington State forward Robert Franks is joining a growing list of underclassmen who’ve chosen to end their college careers prematurely in order to pursue a lifelong dream of playing in …
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 10:10 p.m.
Curtis Allen announced via Twitter Monday morning he was leaving WSU for Pepperdine, though it’s not clear what title he’ll hold for the Waves.
UPDATED: Wed., March 14, 2018, 8:43 a.m.
June Daugherty has been at the helm of the Washington State women’s basketball program since 2007, but the longtime coach won’t oversee the Cougars for a 12th season.
UPDATED: Tue., March 13, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
Longtime Washington coach Lorenzo Romar isn’t waiting long to assemble his new coaching staff at Pepperdine and he started Tuesday by adding a former nemesis and colleague from the Pac-12 …
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
Franks, a 6-foot-7 forward with good shooting range and a strong post-up game, is an interesting pro prospect, but by no means a guaranteed NBA Draft pick if he should …
Thu., March 8, 2018, 2:47 a.m.
Cougar forward Robert Franks talks about the team’s loss to Oregon Wednesday in the Pac-12 Tournament.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 2:48 a.m.
Washington State coach Ernie Kent talks about the 66-64 overtime loss to Oregon in the Pac-12 Tournament and reflects on the Cougars’ 2017-18 season.
UPDATED: Thu., March 8, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Analysis: Kenny Wooten was everywhere in Oregon’s 66-64 OT win over Washington State … just not in a Cougar jersey
Players like Kenny Wooten don’t fall out of trees, but one look at the springy, 6-foot-9 forward and it’s easy to understand why Washington State coach Ernie Kent wouldn’t mind …
UPDATED: Wed., March 7, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
Payton Pritchard shot Oregon out of an early offensive slump, knocking down four 3-pointers while scoring 18 points to help the Ducks beat Washington State 64-62 in overtime at the …
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
Eleventh-seeded Washington State (12-18) will try to put their nine-year conference tournament drought to bed Wednesday at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas when they go toe-to-toe with sixth-seeded Oregon …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Franks became a full-time starter for the Cougars this season, doubling his minutes-per-game average from 16.4 as a sophomore to 32.7 as a junior. The Vancouver, Washington, native nearly tripled …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
WSU coach Ernie Kent talks about Malachi Flynn’s 28-point outing and how the Cougars managed to scrape out a 78-76 win over Oregon at Beasley Coliseum.
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Cougar players Viont’e Daniels, Malachi Flynn and Robert Franks talk about the team’s 78-76 win over Oregon Thursday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
The nights were long and the minutes were heavy last season as Malachi Flynn waded through his first year as a starting point guard in the Pac-12 Conference.
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
WSU forward Drick Bernstine talks about the team’s split in the Bay Area and his individual play down the stretch of the season.
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Cougars point guard Malachi Flynn talks about the team’s improvements and previews Thursday’s game against Oregon.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
Coming off a split in the Bay Area, WSU (11-17, 3-13) closes out the regular season this week with a pair of home games, beginning with Thursday’s nationally televised game …
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 1:10 p.m.
Washington State coach Ernie Kent looks back at the Cougars’ split in the Bay Area, talks about the improved play of grad transfer Drick Bernstine and previews the upcoming home …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 11:28 p.m.
Longtime Washington State athletic department director of strength and conditioning David Lang died on Saturday, the university announced in a release.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
It was the offensive game they’d been searching for, with efficient shooting, acute passing and scoring from just about every position on the floor – the bench as well. But …
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
This was a new twist to the 2017-18 Washington State basketball season: The Cougars go on the road, lose a key scorer with an injury and escape with the win …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Reid Travis scored 23 of his career-high 33 points in the first half as Stanford jumped to an early lead on the way to a 94-78 victory over Washington on …
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018
Washington State forward Drick Bernstine talks about his 14-point outing and scoring the game-winner in a 78-76 win over California Thursday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 12:04 a.m.
WSU guard Malachi Flynn talks about the play of Drick Bernstine and how the Cougars were able to overcome Cal Thursday in Berkeley.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018
Washington State coach Ernie Kent discusses the Cougars’ 78-76 win over California Thursday night at Haas Pavilion.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
California and Washington State are scheduled for a rematch at 8 tonight at Berkeley’s Haas Pavilion – a game that could and should go a long way in determining whether …
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
WSU players Robert Franks, Arinze Chidom and Malachi Flynn discuss the 77-70 loss to Utah Saturday at Beasley Coliseum.
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Cougars coach Ernie Kent talks about the team’s miscues and mistakes in a 77-70 loss to Utah Saturday at Beasley Coliseum.
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
WSU players Robert Franks, Malachi Flynn and Viont’e Daniels talk about the Cougars’ 73-69 win over Colorado Thursday night at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
Cougars coach Ernie Kent talks about the play of sophomore point guard Malachi Flynn and the team’s toughness in a 73-69 victory over Colorado Thursday night at Beasley Coliseum.