Stories tagged: washington state basketball
Sat., Nov. 16, 2013
Men’s basketball: The first two opponents for the Washington State men’s basketball team may be midmajors, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have big-name coaches. After facing former SEC coach …
Thu., March 28, 2013, 8:38 p.m.
There was no ultimatum issued by Washington State athletic director Bill Moos to men’s basketball coach Ken Bone. But Bone, who met with Moos on Wednesday and will return to …
Mon., March 18, 2013, 11:19 p.m.
Washington State athletic director Bill Moos said on his weekly radio show Monday that he plans to meet with men’s basketball coach Ken Bone next week to discuss the future …
Sun., March 3, 2013, 6:58 p.m.
SEATTLE – It’s been more than a month now since Washington State won a basketball game. And after the Cougars welcomed March in the same manner in which they slogged …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2013, 10:21 p.m.
Brock Motum sat with his head down, his 6-foot-10 frame enveloping a small set of stairs inside Beasley Coliseum’s drab concourse, before taking questions by himself in the media room.
Sun., Nov. 11, 2012
PULLMAN – Sometimes basketball is a simple game. At least it was Saturday evening at Beasley Coliseum.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2012, 9:05 p.m.
Washington State shot nearly 55 percent from the floor, Eastern Washington less than 35. And that simple statistic was at the nub of the Cougars’ 88-69 season-opening nonconference victory over …
Wed., Feb. 15, 2012, 4:58 p.m.
If Mike Ladd is one of the toughest players on Washington State’s roster, he is also one of the most honest. He knows his right thumb is hurting, just as …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2012
PULLMAN – A defender overcommitted high above the key and suddenly a lane to the hoop as wide as the Brisbane River opened up for Brock Motum. Almost as spectacular …
Fri., Feb. 3, 2012
PULLMAN – A quick start wasn’t surprising, considering Washington State’s opponent on Thursday night. But after lowly USC charged back from a seven-point deficit to take an early lead, WSU …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2012
PULLMAN – Faisal Aden used his crutches to walk across Washington State’s campus on Tuesday, a brace engulfing most of his left leg. This, unfortunately, is how Aden will finish …
Tue., Jan. 31, 2012, 11:06 a.m.
Senior guard Faisal Aden will miss the remainder of Washington State’s season with a torn ACL in his left knee.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2012
TEMPE, Ariz. – The Washington State Cougars will be without one of their best scorers when they face Arizona State at 2 p.m. today at Wells Fargo Arena. Senior guard …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2012
TUCSON, Ariz. – This was a loss the Washington State Cougars might feel for a while. The game didn’t go so well, either.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2012
PULLMAN – Coach Ken Bone says at times it’s a matter of simply being outmanned. Brock Motum thinks Washington State just needs to box out better in its 2-3 zone.
Tue., Jan. 17, 2012, 7:11 p.m.
PULLMAN – Coach Ken Bone says at times it’s a matter of simply being outmanned. Brock Motum thinks Washington State just needs to box out better in its 2-3 zone. …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2011
The scripture coming from the athletic director’s office at Washington State is that Spokane is important to the Cougars. Well, OK. If he says so.
Fri., Dec. 30, 2011
A week ago the Oregon Ducks struggled to score 55 points in a home win over Stephen F. Austin. Twenty-five seconds into the second half Thursday night, the Ducks blew …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 29, 2011, 10:09 p.m.
Olu Ashaolu scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as hot-shooting Oregon beat Washington State 92-75 on Thursday in the Pac-12 Conference men’s basketball opener for both teams played at …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2011, 5:42 p.m.
If there was one thing Washington State basketball fans could count on the first two years of Ken Bone’s coaching career, it was Reggie Moore and Klay Thompson would be …
Fri., Dec. 23, 2011, 9:35 a.m.
SEATTLE – After seven Cougar Hardwood Classics at KeyArena, host Washington State is still perfect. Although the seventh win – 67-56 over Pepperdine before 9,831 on Thursday – wasn’t anywhere …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 22, 2011, 10:52 p.m.
After seven Cougar Hardwood Classics at KeyArena, host Washington State is still perfect.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2011, 4:59 p.m.
Washington State basketball coach Ken Bone knows the area around Seattle’s Key Arena well.
Sat., Dec. 17, 2011, 5:12 p.m.
The Cougars have put together a winning streak without three key players, including captain Abe Lodwick, who are all expected back for Sunday’s game.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2011, 9:22 p.m.
From the debris here Saturday afternoon emerged two telling details, one mathematical and the other metaphorical.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 3, 2011, 7:48 p.m.
Charlie Enquist scored 20 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Washington State past Eastern Washington 75-49 on Saturday.
Sat., Dec. 3, 2011, 10:51 a.m.
PULLMAN – Just call it being neighborly. Washington State begins a week of facing two of its closest basketball neighbors today by hosting Eastern Washington, a school it’s played 64 …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 30, 2011, 8:43 p.m.
PULLMAN – Despite all the buzz on the Washington State campus over the hiring of football coach Mike Leach, not a lot of that transferred to Beasley Coliseum.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2011
ANAHEIM, Calif. – Seven exasperating minutes proved insurmountable for Washington State in its second game at the 76 Classic basketball tournament on Friday night. As a result, New Mexico took …
Fri., Nov. 18, 2011
PULLMAN – Ken Bone walked into the interview room Thursday night and accepted the blame. “It was very poor team chemistry tonight,” Bone said. “But that’s not as much the …