Stories tagged: washington state basketball
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019
Passed over in NBA draft, Gonzaga’s Josh Perkins, Washington State’s Robert Franks playing with chips on their shoulders for Charlotte Hornets
Josh Perkins and Robert Franks come from different parts of the country, attended different colleges and essentially have taken different paths in their basketball careers.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019
Louis King scored 13 of his 22 points in the second half and Kenny Wooten had 20 to help Oregon rally past Washington State 78-58
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
Freshman CJ Elleby scored a season-high 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds with four assists as Washington State beat Cal State Northridge 103-94 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018
When all is said and done, Washington State will finish the basketball season with wins over teams significantly more talented than the Oregon State squad the Cougars hosted Saturday afternoon …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018
Malachi Flynn scored 20 points, Robert Franks chipped in 18, but the other nine Cougars combined to score just 32 in a 77-70 loss to the Utes in front of …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018
Payton Pritchard had 19 points and 10 assists, and Troy Brown Jr. also had a double-double to lead Oregon past Washington State 84-57 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018
Tipoff between the Wildcats (18-4, 8-1) and the Cougars (9-11, 1-7) is at 7 p.m. and Pac-12 Networks will televise the only regular-season meeting between the teams.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
Matisse Thybulle and Dominic Green each swished three triples, UW made 11 of 25 and the Huskies overwhelmed the Cougars with a few seismic runs to pull away with an …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
WSU avoided a fourth straight hiccup and the Cougars matched their best defensive outing of the season, stymieing IUPUI from start to finish in a comfortable victory at Beasley Coliseum.
Fri., Dec. 15, 2017
If Robert Franks ever wishes to re-enact his freshman season at Washington State, the third-year forward might spend practice wearing a 25-pound weight vest.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
Wednesday’s game is the 273rd between the border rivals and marks the 113th consecutive season the teams have met. WSU holds the series lead at 163-109.
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017
The improbable and the indomitable careened toward a dramatic finish as Washington State men’s basketball team clawed its way back from a deficit that reached 22 points in the first …
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017
Washington State athletic director Bill Moos has enacted a rollover clause in men’s basketball coach Ernie Kent’s contract, keeping Kent in Pullman at least five more years.
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017
Washington State freshman Chanelle Molin and junior Caila Hailey earned all-Pac 12 honorable mentions, the conference announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017
Washington State outdid the normal Senior Day conventions to send off its four departing players before their final home game, which was a gratifying 79-71 win over Washington to complete …
Sat., March 14, 2015
When the Washington State men’s basketball team’s season ended on Wednesday, it did so in the same unremarkable fashion as the ones immediately preceding it. Most of the improvements coach …
Mon., Jan. 26, 2015
Lia Galdeira scored 27 points, Mariah Cooks chipped in 15 more and Washington State edged Colorado in a 73-68 comeback win Sunday in Pullman. Trailing by eight late in the …
Fri., Jan. 2, 2015
Chasson Randle scored 17 of his 18 points in the second half and Stanford opened Pac-12 play with a 71-56 victory over Washington State on Friday.
Sun., Dec. 21, 2014
Washington State will play in Pullman for the first time in more than two weeks today when the Cougars host San Jose State, a team that would love to have …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
The next time Idaho senior Connor Hill sees his Washington State men’s basketball friends around the Palouse, he might be tempted to talk a little trash. In a friendly manner, …
Thu., Dec. 4, 2014
he next time Idaho senior Connor Hill sees his Washington State men’s basketball friends around the Palouse, he might be tempted to talk a little trash.
Mon., March 31, 2014
What matters is whether Ernie Kent can do more than tread water at Washington State University. Or whether it’s reasonable to expect more than that on a sustained basis.
Sat., March 29, 2014
Boise State men’s basketball coach Leon Rice will not be Washington State’s next coach.
Thu., March 20, 2014
Xavier Thames left the Inland Northwest as the odd man out at point guard for the Washington State men’s basketball team. He returns as a senior and an All-American candidate …
Wed., Feb. 12, 2014
DaVonte Lacy and the Washington State Cougars poured in 13 3-pointers but Cal was equally hot from outside and just a speck better on Wednesday night, beating WSU 80-76 in …
Fri., Jan. 17, 2014
Although the Washington State has won just two of its last seven games, coach Ken Bone refuses to be hard on his team.
Sun., Jan. 12, 2014
It came down to the final shot but the Cougars pulled off the victory, beating the Utah Utes 49-46 on Sunday for their first Pac-12 win this season.
Sat., Dec. 28, 2013
Que Johnson scored 19 points and Royce Woolridge added 16 as Washington State routed Mississippi Valley State 85-48 on Saturday.
Fri., Nov. 22, 2013
Just in case we needed one, college basketball delivered a reminder Thursday night that there are no absolutes. In the matter of Gonzaga and Washington State, that means that as …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 21, 2013
Kevin Pangos had 27 points and Drew Barham added 17 to lead No. 13 Gonzaga past Washington State 90-74 on Thursday night.