Stories tagged: WSU cougars
Wed., March 29, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
WSU’s six early enrollees adjust to life in Pullman
As far as senior springs go, Anthony White’s is pretty hectic.
Tue., March 28, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
WSU football holds its first practice in pads of the spring
Mike Leach, not a huge fan of change. For example, the Washington State football coach is not big on rule changes.
UPDATED: Mon., March 27, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Washington State Cougars get late home runs to outlast CSUN Matadors in baseball
The Washington State Cougars jumped out to an early lead and then used late solo home runs by Blake Clanton and J.J. Hancock to hold on for a 6-4 nonconference …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
WSU assistant men’s basketball coaches Greg Graham and Silvey Dominguez leave
PULLMAN – Washington State men’s basketball assistant coaches Greg Graham and Silvey Dominguez have left the program, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday. In a press release, the school said …
UPDATED: Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
A.J. Block throws five hitless innings in WSU’s 9-3 win to sweep Utah State
Freshman left-hander A.J. Block threw five hitless innings in his first start and Washington State scored eight runs in the sixth inning to defeat Utah Valley 9-3 on Sunday in …
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017, 4:10 p.m.
Shalom Luani runs NFL combine’s fastest 60-yard shuttle by a safety
Former Washington State player Shalom Luani was the fastest of the seven safety prospects who chose to run the 60-yard shuttle drill during Monday’s testing session at the NFL combine.
Sun., March 5, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
WSU’s Anderson fifth in Scottsdale golf tournament
Zach Anderson finished with a 69 on the final day of the Desert Intermountain Collegiate golf tournament in Scottsdale, Arizona, and placed fifth on Sunday to lead Washington State.
UPDATED: Sun., March 5, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Four WSU combined on no-hitter in doubleheader sweep
Four Washington State pitchers combined for a no-hitter in a 7-3 victory over Stephen F. Austin in the second game of a doubleheader in Pullman after the Cougars won the …
Fri., March 3, 2017, 12:47 p.m.
Gabe Marks candid as ever at NFL combine
The NFL combine is a chance for NFL front office executives and national media members to figure out how far former college players can jump, how fast they can run, …
Fri., March 3, 2017, 12:36 p.m.
Washington State will end regular season at No. 3 UCLA Saturday
Next week, Washington State will participate in the Pac-12 tournament to determine who the conference’s champion will be.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
Jordan McLaughlin, USC steamroll Washington State men in their first game of L.A. trip
The penultimate game of Washington State’s regular season really wasn’t much of a game at all.
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
WSU heads to LA for a Wednesday rematch with USC
The momentum the Washington State men’s basketball team has built during a two-game winning streak will be tested during the final week of basketball before the Pac-12 tournament begins. The …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Seniors make most of their night as Cougars defeat Huskies to sweep season series
Washington State outdid the normal Senior Day conventions to send off its four departing players before their final home game, which was a gratifying 79-71 win over Washington to complete …
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
WSU plays Colorado in first round of Pac-12 women’s basketball tournament
The seventh-seeded Washington State women’s basketball team will play 10th-seeded Colorado on Thursday at 6 p.m. in a first-round game of the Pac-12 Tournament at KeyArena in Seattle.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 7:58 p.m.
Ernie Kent says Washington is lucky to have Lorenzo Romar
Washington is poised to miss the NCAA tournament for a sixth consecutive season, and the voices urging the school to move on from 15-year head coach Lorenzo Romar are growing …
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
If you love NCAA tourney action in Spokane, thank the University of Idaho
Like Bloomsday and Hoopfest, March Madness is becoming a staple of the Spokane sports calendar. And for that Spokanites can thank the area’s only out-of-state Division 1 university.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
Ike Iroegbu, Josh Hawkinson formed strong bond as WSU teammates, roommates
Having spent the last two years of his childhood away at an East Coast boarding school, the last thing Ike Iroegbu thought he wanted when he arrived at college was …
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Billings’ 25 boards ties record in No. 18 UCLA’s win over WSU women
Monique Billings tied a school single-game record with 25 rebounds and scored 12 points for her 16th double-double of the year as No. 18 UCLA beat Washington State 67-48 on …
Sun., Feb. 19, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Meyer slugs two-run homer to rally WSU to 4-3 baseball win
Cory Meyer slugged a two-run home run in a three-run eighth inning and Washington State rallied to beat 4-3 Sacramento State in Sacramento, California, on Sunday.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Cougars rise to challenges, sweep Arizona State
Ernie Kent issued a challenge to his players after Washington State’s loss to Arizona on Thursday to make the most of what chances they had left.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 8:59 p.m.
Cougars go for first Pac-12 sweep in five years on Saturday
Washington State will try to reset and gain some momentum for one final push to end the year with Saturday’s game against Arizona State at 2 p.m.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
Ernie Kent calls out Cougars after loss to No. 5 Arizona
Washington State did some good things on Thursday but not nearly enough of them to avoid a 78-59 pasting by No. 5 Arizona and so coach Ernie Kent decided that …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Cougars blown out in rematch with Colorado
Just as Washington State began to show the mark of a team ready to move forward into a new tier of competitiveness within the Pac-12 conference, the Cougars suffered an …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
WSU women take 10th at Stanford golf tournament
Cherokee Kim was the top Washington State golfer as the Cougars took 10th place at the Peg Barnard Invitational on Sunday at Stanford Golf Course.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
McClure sets program record with 7 blocks, but WSU women lose
LaBrittney Jones scored 22 points and grabbed a career-tying 15 rebounds, Malena Washington added 21 points and Arizona beat Washington State 70-62 on Sunday to snap a seven-game losing streak.
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
WSU goes for the sweep at Colorado
Washington State will try to pick up the first Pac-12 sweep of Ernie Kent’s time coaching the Cougars when they face Colorado on Sunday.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 11:46 p.m.
Washington State men make big strides against Utah but fall short late in game
The Washington State men’s basketball team made a stunning turnaround in their second shot at Utah. But coming close is less satisfying than it was in previous weeks.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Washington State’s bench adds to competitive spirit with choreographed routines
With four seniors in the starting lineup, alongside a freshman point guard in Malachi Flynn who is already ready for 33 minutes per game, Ernie Kent has kept a tight …
Sun., Feb. 5, 2017, 6:20 p.m.
Washington State women hold off Utah 61-55
Pinelopi Pavlopoulou scored 14 points, Alexys Swedlund added 13 and Washington State defeated Utah 61-55 on Sunday.
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Washington State again falls short of the upset, losing to No. 11 UCLA
Once again Washington State proved surprisingly sticky while a top-team tried to shake them. And once again the Cougars were just a little too sloppy to spring an upset, falling …