Stories tagged: ernie kent
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017
When Oregon’s Chris Boucher made his first shot during Saturday’s 85-66 win at Washington State, the arena public address announcer mistakenly referred to him as “Charles.”
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017
John Blanchette: Winter Wednesdays at the Spokane Arena are, often as not, hockey night. They drop the puck and a sliver of the 8,000 who show up for the annual …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017
The rivalry with Gonzaga may be on hold, but that alone won’t keep the Washington State basketball team out of Spokane.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016
With 16 minutes to play, Washington State was sitting on a comfortable 47-33 lead over Sacramento State Wednesday in Beasley Coliseum.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016
Beasley Coliseum is likely to hold what can reasonably be called a “crowd” for the first time this season on Wednesday.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016
For the second time in a week the Washington State men’s basketball team went onto its own floor and played a lackluster game that resulted in a loss against an …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016
Washington State coach Ernie Kent was so pleased with his team’s trip to Italy this summer, he could not wait to take another journey away from the continental United States.
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016
What might have been a jubilant assertion that this year would be different for the Washington State basketball team was instead a nervous feeling in the pit of your stomach …
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016
The first two years of the Ernie Kent era at Washington State were a lesson in the fickle devotions of sports fans.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016
Ernie Kent stole the show at the 15th Annual Coaches vs. Cancer Gala at the Spokane Convention Center last Saturday.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016
Americans often travel to Italy in the summer to enjoy a slower pace of life, contemplating the Tuscan scenery during leisurely lunches and strolling through art museums.
Tue., May 3, 2016
Washington State coach Ernie Kent has lifted his restriction on transferring center Valentine Izundu and will allow him to visit San Diego State, per a source.
Mon., May 2, 2016
PULLMAN – Canadian guard Jamar Ergas signed a national letter of intent to play for the Washington State men’s basketball team Monday evening, making him the fourth member of the …
Tue., April 19, 2016
PULLMAN – At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Washington State men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent and former WSU player Valentine Izundu will separately appear before a committee of three faculty members …
Wed., April 13, 2016
Ernie Kent says that he will not put undue pressure on Malachi Flynn, who signed a letter of intent with Washington State on Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA’s …
Tue., April 12, 2016
Washington State guard Que Johnsons will transfer from Washington State and play his senior season elsewhere, men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent announced on Tuesday.
Fri., March 11, 2016
Ny Redding and Renard Suggs have left the Washington State basketball team, giving coach Ernie Kent two scholarships should he seek to overhaul as well as improve a roster that …
Thu., March 10, 2016
Despite an uncompetitive loss that capped a season full of them, Washington State’s brief appearance at the Pac-12 men’s basketball tournament was a wild success for the Cougars.
Sun., Feb. 28, 2016
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Gary Payton II honored his dad, the former Seattle SuperSonics star, by eschewing the No. 1 jersey he typically wears and instead rocked his old man’s No. …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016
Ernie Kent was on the sidelines in Eugene in 2002 when Oregon won its school-record 23rd consecutive home game.
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016
Tyrone Wallace scored all of his game-high 17 points in the second half to lead California to an 80-62 win over Washington State on Sunday night. California’s victory, combined with …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016
Brett Boese had all the information he needed to make his college choice. His uncles, Jim and Dave Meredith, played basketball at Washington State in the 1970s. He grew up …
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016
As a little more of Brett Boese’s senior season swirled down the drain during Washington State’s most brutal loss since his elementary school days, the Shadle Park graduate provided an …
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016
Saturday’s 83-50 defeat at UCLA, the largest margin of defeat in Ernie Kent’s two seasons coaching the Cougars, was the unsurprising result of WSU’s worst day shooting the ball this …
Sat., Jan. 23, 2016
Just two days after a performance that was universally derided as “soft” by the participants, Washington State matched one of the Pac-12’s toughest teams physically and mentally.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
Ike Iroegbu is making 52.3 percent of his 3-point attempts. No, he really is.
Fri., Jan. 8, 2016
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.
Sun., Jan. 3, 2016
The standing ovations began before the grand finale at the game’s end.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016
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 …
Fri., Dec. 25, 2015
Washington State didn’t need a wake-up call on Christmas morning.