Stories tagged: WSU basketball
Mon., Jan. 18, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
Oregon State suspends Reid at least 4 games for tripping ref
Oregon State forward Jarmal Reid was suspended at least four games by the school on Monday, a day after sticking out his leg and tripping a referee late in a …
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016, 2:26 p.m.
Four Corners: Crucial early game for Cougars
Washington State’s first road game of the Pac-12 season comes against a team with its back against the wall.
Sun., Jan. 10, 2016, 6:24 p.m.
Area women’s basketball: No. 14 ASU beats WSU
Sabrina Haines scored a career-high 19 points, including eight in the pivotal third quarter, and No. 14 Arizona State beat Washington State 63-45 on Sunday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 5:54 p.m.
Poor free-throw shooting dooms Cougars in OT loss to Huskies
PULLMAN – Andrew Andrews scored 29 points, including two free throws with 3.4 seconds left in overtime, to lift Washington to a 99-95 win at Washington State on Saturday afternoon. …
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016, 6:49 p.m.
WSU, Washington men’s basketball coaches will bump into each other again
Prior to the game, coaches Ernie Kent and Lorenzo Romar spotted each other, shared a hug and chatted about the players who were getting ready to tip off.
Wed., Jan. 6, 2016, 7:35 p.m.
4 Corners: WSU
The Cougars upended No. 25 UCLA last weekend to avoid a sweep in their first Pac-12 homestand.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016, 10:05 p.m.
WSU beats No. 25 UCLA; Kent’s first win over ranked team as Cougars coach
The standing ovations began before the grand finale at the game’s end.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 9:52 p.m.
USC races past Washington State 90-77 in Pac-12 opener
As the Washington State Cougars tried to sprint their way back into a game that was rapidly becoming unwinnable, Josh Hawkinson put just a bit too much air under his …
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 8:27 p.m.
Four corners: Washington State
The Cougars return home to open Pac-12 play against the Los Angeles schools after their big tests in Hawaii at the Diamondhead classic.
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 8:03 p.m.
Pac-12 power rankings
No. 8 Arizona (12-1) Even when the Wildcats didn’t look like their old selves in the middle of their nonconference schedule, they kept winning games. And Arizona is starting to …
Wed., Dec. 30, 2015, 7 p.m.
Pac-12 Conference opens with high expectations
Roster turnover and overall youth were the preseason excuses as to why the Pac-12 was going to take its lumps in 2015-16, spending the year rebuilding toward a future date …
Mon., Dec. 28, 2015, 3:03 p.m.
Josh Hawkinson named Pac-12 Player of the Week
Washington State power forward Josh Hawkinson collected three double-doubles at the Diamondhead Classic to win Pac-12 player of the week.
Fri., Dec. 25, 2015, 5:22 p.m.
Washington State beats New Mexico 82-59 in Hawaii
Washington State didn’t need a wake-up call on Christmas morning.
Mon., Dec. 21, 2015, 4:52 p.m.
No more easy opponents for WSU basketball
The college basketball season is still too new and teams have not played enough games yet to fully trust the algorithms and metrics that attempt to compare teams based on …
Sun., Dec. 20, 2015, 7:50 p.m.
Women’s basketball: WSU, Whitworth win; Idaho loses in overtime
Dawnyelle Awa scored a career-high 19 points and Washington State beat Kansas 66-53 in Lawrence, Kansas, on Sunday, in the Cougars’ final tuneup for Pac-12 play.
Fri., Dec. 18, 2015, 10:47 p.m.
Cougars hold off Texas State in overtime after up-and-down performance
PULLMAN – Ike Iroegbu scored 18 points, including a key 3-point play in overtime, to spark Washington State to a 78-73 victory over Texas State on Friday night.
Sun., Dec. 13, 2015, 6:51 p.m.
A year later, it’s WSU crushing UTEP
Ernie Kent’s Washington State tenure began with a loss to UTEP in which the physical Miners beat up the Cougars offense, holding three starters scoreless.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 10, 2015, 10:40 p.m.
Vandals do little things right, hold off Cougars for 78-74 win
MOSCOW, Idaho – Perrion Callandret scored 25 points and Victor Sanders chipped in 20 as Idaho defeated Washington State 78-74 Thursday night at the Cowan Spectrum.
Sun., Dec. 6, 2015, 7:40 p.m.
WSU women’s basketball team hands San Diego first loss
Borislava Hristova scored 21 points and grabbed a team-high five rebounds in leading the Washington State women’s basketball team to a 78-72 victory over host San Diego on Sunday.
Sun., Dec. 6, 2015, 7:23 p.m.
Hawkinson, Cougars get in tune in win over Portland State
Josh Hawkinson’s dissatisfaction with his performance in a previous game nearly yielded perfection in Washington State’s 91-67 win over Portland State on Sunday afternoon.
Wed., Dec. 2, 2015, 11:37 p.m.
Kyle Wiltjer starts hot, No. 13 Gonzaga holds off Washington State as regional series shutters for now
Thirteenth-ranked Gonzaga led by as many as 15 points in each half and endured a late Washington State comeback en route to a 69-60 road victory Wednesday at Beasley Coliseum.
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 10:15 p.m.
Gonzaga’s game against WSU could be last one for a while
More fans will fill Beasley Coliseum for Wednesday’s game between No. 13 Gonzaga and Washington State than attended the first four Cougars games combined.
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015, 10:27 p.m.
Men’s basketball: Big first half sends Cougars past Texas Southern
When Ernie Kent became the head coach at Washington State, he implemented a new system and a new style of play that encouraged an up-tempo pace and plenty of playmaking. …
Tue., Nov. 24, 2015, 10:49 p.m.
Conor Clifford gives WSU men a big lift inside
With their best player sitting on the bench, the Washington State Cougars found another post player to lead them in the interior during an easy 74-57 win over visiting Cal-State …
Mon., Nov. 23, 2015, 8:12 p.m.
WSU men face Cal State Los Angeles
Washington State will host Cal State L.A. at 8 p.m. on Tuesday in the Cougars’ third-consecutive home game to open the season.
Sun., Nov. 22, 2015, 9:37 p.m.
Women’s college basketball: WSU and EWU win, CCS falls
WSU wins in Hawaii, EWU triumphs in Cheney while CCS loses in Lane tournament
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 10:55 p.m.
Izundu announces his presence in WSU’s 85-67 win over Idaho State
The Valentine Izundu that Ernie Kent has hinted at, a 6-foot-10 jumping bean who might lead the Pac-12 conference in blocked shots, who can dunk whenever he has the ball …
Fri., Nov. 20, 2015, 9:04 p.m.
WSU seniors play for final time at Martin Stadium
When Taylor Taliulu first arrived in Pullman he wasn’t a published musician whose raps played for a sold-out stadium every couple weeks. He’d never directed a documentary miniseries about himself …
Thu., Nov. 19, 2015, 8:02 p.m.
WSU basketball coach Ernie Kent predicts improved play
Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent said his team showed plenty of room for improvement in last week’s 82-70 season opening win over Northern Arizona.
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 12:18 a.m.
On second thought … DaVonté Lacy replacement not needed
Washington State basketball coach Ernie Kent doesn’t want an alpha dog. He doesn’t want a DaVonté Lacy.