THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2012
TUESDAY, FEB. 28, 2012
SUNDAY, FEB. 5, 2012
Sun., Feb. 5, 2012, 6 a.m.
COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- We have our usual Pac-12 roundup after a full slate of games on Saturday. Read on for that and some additional quotes and video wrapping up WSU's loss to UCLA.
SATURDAY, FEB. 4, 2012
MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2011
Mon., March 21, 2011, 10:58 p.m.
UPDATED: 12:30 a.m. Gonzaga is headed back to the Sweet 16 for the second year in a row, taking apart UCLA's defense 89-75. And Courtney Vandersloot makes NCAA history. Courtney Vandersloot was amazing and has done something no other NCAA basketball players has, 2,000 points,...
Mon., March 21, 2011, 9:32 a.m.
Gonzaga and UCLA have contrasting styles but exactly what the Bruins will throw at the Bulldogs is a guess, our preview of tonight's NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament second-round game at McCarthey Athletic Center. The game is at 6:30 on ESPN2 and if it's not, don't...
SUNDAY, MARCH 20, 2011
Sun., March 20, 2011, 7:56 p.m.
Our preview on the second round matchup in the NCAA women's basketball tournament at Gonzaga focuses on the contrasting styles of the 11th-seeded Bulldogs, coached by Kelly Graves (above) and third-seeded UCLA. Monday's newspaper will also have a notebook, with a little more information on...
SATURDAY, MARCH 19, 2011
Sat., March 19, 2011, 8:42 p.m.
It was quite a Saturday of NCAA Basketball Tournament - women's style - at McCarthey Athletic Center. Of course the highlight was Gonzaga's high-octane upset of Iowa that had the sellout crowd in a frenzy. The on the opposite end of the spectrum UCLA held...
Sat., March 19, 2011, 11:06 a.m.
Were your eyes open enough to see the NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament get off with a bang ... Angie Bjorklund (U-Hi) hitting her first three 3's, to be 19 of 21 over five games, as Tennessee beat somebody ... and an early upset, Marist over...
FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2011
Fri., March 18, 2011, 6 p.m.
OK, there's an hour before the hockey game and I've filed my women's basketball stories, so let's get caught up in the hoops world before we hit the ice. Today started with a story on Gonzaga's Carter Schick (above), the Bulldogs' ... um, free spirit....
THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011
Thu., March 17, 2011, 11:06 a.m.
Back in the old days - or is that the young days - today would be the start of my personal two-day vacation. After the deadline stress of state basketball, two days of recliner basketball recharged the batteries. (I think I'm starting to sound like...
SUNDAY, MARCH 6, 2011
SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2011
Sat., March 5, 2011, 7:41 p.m.
COUGARS We've got our game story done and turned into the office. We also have a football post to put up. But that will come in a few minutes. First, let's catch up with Washington State's near miss against UCLA at Beasley. Hey, I know...
Sat., March 5, 2011, 3:34 p.m.
COUGARS After DeAngelo Casto took Marcus Capers' feed and dunked with 40.7 left in the half to give WSU a 32-17 lead over UCLA, Klay Thompson just couldn't sit down on the end of the bench, his feet constantly moving up and down. Thompson, who...
Sat., March 5, 2011, 8:54 a.m.
COUGARS There are all the usual links this Saturday morning, the type you would find here every week. But, with spring football kicking off around the West soon, the NCAA asking Oregon for some documentation – what, the Ducks are going to be deported? –...
FRIDAY, MARCH 4, 2011
Fri., March 4, 2011, 9:06 p.m.
COUGARS Well, I wasn't going to post again tonight, but finally decided to after my advance for tomorrow's game was posted. But we're keeping it short, because there is a lot of important breaking news on the site. ... You can read my advance here,...
Fri., March 4, 2011, 10:06 a.m.
COUGARS • UPDATED: 10:25 A.M., 1:30 P.M. What a way to burst a bubble. After the crucial win over USC on Thursday night, not only had Washington State ensured a bye in the first round of the Pac-10 tournament but it also made Saturday's game...
THURSDAY, DEC. 30, 2010
Thu., Dec. 30, 2010, 9:38 a.m.
COUGARS The long and winding road for Washington State continues tomorrow afternoon at USC, but before we get to the Galen Center – I wonder if the windows on the north side will have sunlight streaming in at that time of day? – let's touch...
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 29, 2010
Wed., Dec. 29, 2010, 11:20 p.m.
COUGARS For a team that came in giving up 61.8 points per game, giving up 51 in the second half to a UCLA team that only was averaging 74 was a shock. You could see it afterward. We have some thoughts, so read on.
Wed., Dec. 29, 2010, 8:53 p.m.
COUGARS For about 14 minutes, the guy in the 27th row was sound asleep. He woke up late in the second half to scream at the Bruins, saying "this is as bad as last year." He was exaggerating, but for a quick stretch late in...
Wed., Dec. 29, 2010, 6:56 p.m.
COUGARS There is a lot of construction around Pauley Pavilion, with mud everywhere – it's been raining like Noah around here recently – and fences hiding an arena slowly being remodeled. Is that a metaphor? Read on.
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