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Many winter and spring athletes at Whitworth had their seasons cut short earlier this year due to the pandemic, but there was hope that come fall, a return to normalcy would be possible.
Former Freeman High and North Idaho standout Korina Baker has been named the new coach of the Cardinals women’s basketball team, NIC athletic director Bobby Lee announced Thursday.
The ladder waited under the basket, and the Whitworth Pirates sat across the court, heads down on the home bench.
Liam Fitzgerald played his most complete game of the season, matching career-highs in scoring (16 points) and rebounds (14) to lead the top-seeded Whitworth men’s basketball team to an 87-57 victory over Pacific Lutheran at the Fieldhouse.
When Garrett Hull went down near the 3-point line and clutched his leg, he recognized immediately he had once again done real damage to his right knee.
College leads the conference in scoring (22.1 points per game) and sank 81 3-pointers during the regular season, most in the NWC.
Dempsey Roggenbuck scored 26 points, including four 3-pointers, leading Linfield past Whitworth 91-80 in the Northwest Conference regular-season finale for both teams Saturday.
Ben College scored a game-high 23 points as Whitworth defeated host Whitman 87-82 Tuesday night to break a tie for first place in the Northwest Conference men’s basketball.
Three Whitworth men’s basketball players celebrated Senior Day last weekend, but none were particularly keen on the prospect of that being their final game at the Fieldhouse. The Pirates sit at 13-1, tied atop the Northwest Conference standings with two games to play – yet a home game in the four-team NWC playoffs is far from guaranteed. That’s because Whitworth (19-4 overall) still has to visit the other two top teams in the conference, starting with 13-1 Whitman on Tuesday night and concluding with third-place Linfield (12-2) on Saturday.
A couple months ago, the Whitworth Pirates lost three times in the span of five games.
There wasn’t a lot that looked pretty in Whitworth’s 91-78 victory over Pacific on Friday night at the Fieldhouse.
Garrett Paxton scored 20 points off the bench, leading Whitworth to a 92-58 rout of Willamette on Saturday night, the Pirates’ fifth straight win.
Ben College erupted for 44 points and buried 11 3-pointers, leading Whitworth to an 87-81 victory over Pacific Lutheran in a Northwest Conference men’s basketball showdown Saturday.
Lauren Orndoff’s 3-pointer with 7 seconds left lifted Northern Arizona to a 71-70 victory over Idaho in a Big Sky Conference women’s basketball game Saturday at the Cowan Spectrum in Moscow.
Ben College drilled five 3-pointers on his way to 22 points, and Whitworth held on down the stretch to defeat Puget Sound 81-79 in a Northwest Conference men’s basketball game Friday night.
Whitworth stormed ahead early, but host Puget Sound took control in the second half of a 79-69 victory in a Northwest Conference women’s basketball game Friday night.
Whitworth’s senior forward has steadily increased his scoring average since early January, when Lees scored 11 and 10 points in respective victories over PLU and UPS that opened conference play.
It is a rare night on a basketball court when senior Ben College can’t find his rhythm.
Whitworth did what it could to avoid falling into a footrace with Whitman. But the Pirates could only slow the high-tempo Blues so much.
Whitworth erased a 25-point deficit and managed to pull even in the fourth quarter, but the Pirates were unable to wrestle away the lead from visiting Whitman in an 84-79 loss in a Northwest Conference women’s basketball game at the Fieldhouse on Tuesday.