Stories tagged: WSU men's basketball
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Four corners: WSU Cougars
Washington State’s season has been indisputably disappointing, but the Cougars can still beat expectations in 2016.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 7:09 p.m.
Win over Huskies would suit Cougars just fine
The Washington State men’s basketball team has played at many speeds this season, but on Wednesday they’re going to play at Ernie Kent’s favorite tempo.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Oregon jumps out early, hands Cougars 14th consecutive defeat
EUGENE – Considering how predetermined the outcome between first-place Oregon and last-place Washington State might have seemed, and the final margin of the Ducks’ eventual 76-62 victory, one might easily …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Cougars take on stingy 13-ranked Ducks
Ernie Kent was on the sidelines in Eugene in 2002 when Oregon won its school-record 23rd consecutive home game.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:41 p.m.
Cougars’ losing streak trudges along after 72-56 defeat to Stanford
PULLMAN – The latest best chance at a win squandered by the Washington State basketball team followed an unfamiliar outline. Although, really, is there anything we have not seen during …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:21 p.m.
Four Corners: Home finale for Cougars
Washington State enters the week having lost 11 games and about to play its final two games of the regular season.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Four Corners: WSU still hobbling
Washington State heads to the mountains in search of its first road win of the season.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 8:06 p.m.
Loss puts Cougars deeper into Pac-12 cellar
Tra Holder scored 16 points to lead Arizona State past Washington State 67-55 on Saturday afternoon.
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 11:27 p.m.
Cougars drop eighth straight game in loss to Arizona
PULLMAN – Ryan Anderson scored a career-high 31 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 23 Arizona to a 79-64 victory over Washington State on Wednesday night. Gabe Marks …
Wed., Feb. 3, 2016, 2:01 p.m.
Four Corners: Battle for basement Saturday in Pullman
Washington State’s best chance of moving up in the Pac-12 standings comes on Saturday against Arizona State.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Cougars unable to make key plays in 81-71 loss to balanced USC
The stretches of offensive incapability for Washington State stick out, given that the Cougars obviously have a talent for scoring.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, 11:41 p.m.
Utah dominates interior in 92-71 win over WSU
There were plenty of reasons for Washington State’s folly in Thursday’s 92-71 home loss to Utah besides the ineffective manner in which the Cougars defended the basket.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
Arizona continues long-standing dominance of WSU
TUCSON, Ariz. – Ryan Anderson had 15 points, eight rebounds and a blocked shot that sparked a decisive first-half run, and No. 18 Arizona continued its dominance of Washington State …
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 11:26 p.m.
Dry spell dooms Washington State in 84-73 loss at Arizona State
Tra Holder scored 20 points, helping Arizona State and coach Bobby Hurley pick up their first Pac-12 win of the season with an 84-73 win over Washington State on Thursday …
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., 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.
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.
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.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 14, 2015, 12:23 a.m.
Viont’e Daniels’ debut memorable in Cougars’ win over Lumberjacks
Viont’e Daniels is over how frustrating his recruiting process was. And if we’re being exact, it only took him one minute and 17 seconds to bury that frustration with the …
Fri., Sept. 11, 2015
WSU releases Pac-12 men’s basketball schedule
The Washington State men’s basketball team will play three nationally televised conference games during the 2015-16 season. Those include a home game against Utah on Jan. 21 that will be …
Thu., July 9, 2015
Blanchette: Bud Nameck class act to the end, not so with IMG College
For a ride that has so many things broken – truly broken – Washington State’s athletic department sure spends a lot of time fiddling with the radio. Now the Cougars …
Wed., July 8, 2015
Area roundup: Former WSU baseball players selected to minor league All-Star games
Former Washington State pitcher Adam Conley was selected to start the Triple-A All-Star Game for the Pacific Coast League and former Cougar third baseman Nick Tanielu started for the West …
Thu., May 28, 2015
Kent’s efforts keep WSU from APR penalties
The first thing Ernie Kent did when he and his staff arrived at Washington State wasn’t call recruits or install his scheme. Instead, he made sure the departing players that …
Thu., April 16, 2015
WSU’s Ernie Kent signs two guards on first day of spring signing period
PULLMAN – The Washington State basketball roster will look considerably different after Ernie Kent’s first year in Pullman. After signing guards Charles Callison and Viont’e Daniels to national letters of …
Wed., April 1, 2015
Three decide to transfer from WSU men’s basketball
PULLMAN – Aaron Cheatum, Jackie Davis and Trevor Dunbar will transfer out of the Washington State basketball program and have been granted their releases, the school announced Tuesday. “We appreciate …
Thu., March 12, 2015
Washington State takes early exit from Pac-12 tournament
LAS VEGAS – Throughout his first season as the Washington State men’s basketball coach, Ernie Kent has tried to supplement his players’ basketball education with off-the-court lessons and support. He’s …
Wed., March 11, 2015
Cougars look for first Pac-12 tourney win in six years
LAS VEGAS – It has been six years since Washington State won a Pac-12 men’s basketball tournament game and about that long since the Cougars entered the tournament trending upward. …
Tue., March 10, 2015, 9:30 p.m.
Cougars look for first Pac-12 tourney win in six years
LAS VEGAS – It has been six years since Washington State won a Pac-12 men’s basketball tournament game and about that long since the Cougars entered the tournament trending upward.
Sun., March 8, 2015
G&T Blog matters: Cougars’ Senior Night, Zags on getting back in rhythm
2: Sunday: It’s an oft repeated phrase from players and coaches at this stage of the season: “We want to be playing our best basketball going into the postseason.”
Sun., March 8, 2015
Cougars rise to occasion to beat Colorado in OT
PULLMAN – In the days leading up to Washington State’s last regular-season home game, coach Ernie Kent insisted that the so-called Senior Day is not about the players that leave …