Stories tagged: matt logie
Mon., Oct. 14, 2019
Damion Jablonski finally gets to run a practice, officially, as the Pirates’ men’s basketball coach on Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019
In the middle of the 1985-86 season, the Pirates men’s basketball team did something that was remarkable at the time: They beat Central Washington.
UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019
At Point Loma Nazarene, Logie replaces Ryan Looney, the Central Valley High School graduate who became Idaho State’s head coach last week. Logie will be replaced at Whitworth by Damion …
UPDATED: Mon., March 4, 2019
For the first time in his eight-year tenure as coach at Whitworth, Matt Logie spent the first weekend of the Division III NCAA Tournament away from his basketball team.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019
For the first time in 13 seasons, Whitworth won’t play in the NCAA Division III Tournament. The 64-team field was announced Monday morning.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018
The 2018-19 edition of the Pirates, who return all five starters from last year’s Northwest Conference tournament championship team, could be the best yet.
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018
The honors continue to pour in for Whitworth’s Kyle Roach.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018
The Whitworth men have been down this road before: west on I-90, then south to Walla Walla. On Friday, the Pirates will make their third and most important trip of …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018
This might be the year, the Whitworth Pirates hoped, that the NCAA would get it right.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018
Whitworth will be in familiar territory for the Division III basketball tournament: its own backyard.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018
Hitting their stride while taking the Puget Sound Loggers out of theirs, the Whitworth Pirates pulled away for a 97-79 Northwest Conference semifinal win at the Fieldhouse on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018
Whitworth is 22-3 and ranked fourth in the nation despite returning only one starter and adding 10 new players.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018
The Whitworth Pirates are in playoff mode. The switch – along with the momentum in Saturday’s home game against Willamette – was flipped midway through the second half.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 15, 2018
At the end of a crazy week, the Whitworth players kept their composure. Going forward, that might be worth as much as any win, though the Pirates would have taken …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
Saturday was Alumni Night at the Whitworth Fieldhouse, with the reasonable expectation of some entertaining basketball. The alums got even more than that, as the fourth-ranked Pirates outlasted Puget Sound …
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018
If history is any guide, Whitworth will bounce back from last week’s loss at Whitman and climb back up the Division III basketball poll.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
This was no time for complacency. Three days before a date with the No. 1 team in the land, Whitworth could have looked past Pacific on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 5, 2018
It had to be tougher than Whitworth made it look in the first half.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018
In addition to a pair of wins, Whitworth picked up some valuable momentum by winning last weekend’s Whitworth Basketball Classic.
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017
In the end, Whitworth simply ran out of answers Tuesday night.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
Did any college men’s basketball program have a more exciting offseason than Whitworth?
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017
Drew Sears barely noticed last summer’s growth spurt. But then, what’s another two inches to a 6-foot-10 basketball player who already must duck his head at every doorway?
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017
The good news? Whitworth is still in second place in the Northwest Conference
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
The Whitworth Pirates learned a little more about themselves Saturday night.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017
Starting conference play 1-2 can be frustrating for any team. Especially so for Whitworth, which has lost as many Northwest Conference tilts in the first three games of the season …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016
Graduating George Valle, a National Association of Basketball Coaches third-team All-American and Northwest Conference Player of the Year, was undoubtedly a big loss for the Whitworth Pirates.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016
Sophomore guard Kyle Roach might only have a year under his belt at Whitworth, but he’s already proved his place on the starting roster alongside the Pirates’ four senior captains.
Fri., March 4, 2016
Whitworth can avenge its only loss and earn a spot in the Sweet 16 Saturday night as it faces a familiar foe, No. 11 Whitman, in the second round of …
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016
George Valle was part of the first official recruiting class for Matt Logie after he was hired to lead Whitworth after Jim Hayford left for Eastern Washington.
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016
Leading up to No. 5 Whitworth’s recent run of success, 6-foot-10 center Drew Sears played the role of a big man who never played in big moments.