Stories tagged: washington state basketball
Fri., Jan. 14, 2011
BERKELEY – Washington State needed a Pac-10 road win. Klay Thompson did everything he could to steal them one.
Sat., Jan. 8, 2011
PULLMAN – The memory is still raw. And the Washington State Cougars will have today to relive it. Then tonight, when the Oregon Ducks visit Beasley Coliseum in a Pac-10 …
Fri., Jan. 7, 2011
The memory is still raw. And the Washington State Cougars will have Saturday to relive it. Then Saturday night, when the Oregon Ducks visit Beasley Coliseum in a Pac-10 game, …
Wed., Jan. 5, 2011
It wouldn’t seem as if a 10-4 college basketball team should be facing a must-win weekend. But that seems to be the case for the Washington State Cougars.
Sat., Jan. 1, 2011
LOS ANGELES – For those of you wondering what would happen to this edition of the Washington State men’s basketball team if it shots weren’t falling, here’s your answer. The …
Thu., Dec. 30, 2010
LOS ANGELES – DeAngelo Casto and his teammates are tired of the road. Tired of being away from friends and family, tired of hotel rooms, tired of riding buses. They’re …
Wed., Dec. 29, 2010
LOS ANGELES — Reeves Nelson and Malcolm Lee scored 21 points apiece to lift UCLA to a come-from-behind 80-71 victory over Washington State Wednesday night.
Tue., Dec. 28, 2010
The similarities are interesting. Maybe not to the eerie level, but interesting nonetheless.
Thu., Dec. 23, 2010
Klay Thompson scored 20 points, including two key 3-pointers down the stretch, and Washington State held on to upset No. 15 Baylor 77-71 in the semifinals of the Diamond Head …
Wed., Dec. 22, 2010
Tuesday evening, Marcus Capers put on a show for his 21st birthday, taking center stage during a hula dance at the Diamond Head Classic’s pretournament show.
Tue., Dec. 21, 2010
A little over two years ago, Washington State opened a basketball tournament in Newark, N.J. against Mississippi State. Today the Cougars will open a basketball tournament in Honolulu against Mississippi …
Sat., Dec. 18, 2010
Cougars basketball coach Ken Bone calls WSU junior Marcus Capers “our most consistent or most valuable player when we just talk about valuing every possession.”
Sat., Dec. 11, 2010
A letdown may have been inevitable, maybe even expected, but it wasn’t enjoyed. The Washington State Cougars may have eventually put away Texas-Pan American 74-52 before an underwhelmed – and …
Sat., Dec. 11, 2010
Episode 4,382 in the ongoing reality soap that is The Real Cougs of Spokane County: That’s how many passed through the portals of the Spokane Arena on Friday night for …
Fri., Dec. 10, 2010
The Washington State Cougars may have eventually put away Texas-Pan American, 74-52, before an underwhelmed – and underwhelming – crowd of 4,382 in the Spokane Arena, but no one, not …
Thu., Dec. 9, 2010
Going into Friday night’s matchup with Texas-Pan American in the Spokane Arena, it can be said Washington State has been here before. And you would have more than one meaning.
Thu., Dec. 9, 2010
PULLMAN – Klay Thompson has heard the criticism. He’s heard the whispers about how he struggles at big times in big games.
Wed., Dec. 8, 2010
Klay Thompson scored 24 points and had six assists as Washington State beat cold-shooting Gonzaga 81-59 on Wednesday night in the annual battle of eastern Washington rivals.
Tue., Dec. 7, 2010
PULLMAN – It was just another friendly game between two schools some 80 miles apart. Game No. 144 in a rivalry that stretches back more than 100 years.
Sat., Dec. 4, 2010
PULLMAN – In the confluence of three hyperrific games here in the space of six days, would you ever imagine that the least of them might be the – heresy …
Fri., Dec. 3, 2010
Rodney McGruder scored 15 points, hitting two key 3-pointers midway through second half, Curtis Kelly also had 15 and No. 5 Kansas State barely made up for an off night …
Thu., Dec. 2, 2010
PULLMAN – When it comes to Friday’s visit by fifth-ranked Kansas State here to face Washington State in the Pac-10/Big 12 Hardwood Series, the Cougar fans have one question. WSU …
Tue., Nov. 30, 2010
PULLMAN – It was cold outside of Beasley Coliseum on Tuesday night, though nothing like it was inside for visiting Sacramento State. Frigid might be a better word, at least …
Sun., Nov. 28, 2010
Katelan Redmon hit two free throws with 5.7 seconds remaining to give Gonzaga a 67-65 women’s basketball victory over Washington State on Sunday at the Rainbow Wahine Showdown in Honolulu.
Sat., Nov. 27, 2010
FRESNO. Calif. – Washington State men’s basketball coach Ken Bone doesn’t like the term, but he knows it’s been bantered around about his Cougars team. The Big Three.
Tue., Nov. 23, 2010
The bottom line Tuesday night: Washington State was able to stay perfect in six Cougar Hardwood Classics, the school’s annual basketball foray here.
Mon., Nov. 22, 2010
For the first time, the visiting team at the Cougar Hardwood Classic, in this case the University of Portland, is located closer to the venue than the hosts.
Tue., Nov. 16, 2010
PULLMAN – Washington State had two opponents it had to overcome Tuesday night before 6,024 fans at Beasley Coliseum. One was the Idaho Vandals, the Cougars’ rival from down the …
Mon., Nov. 15, 2010
They may not play in football anymore, but Washington State and Idaho still meet every year on the basketball court.
Sat., Nov. 13, 2010
Faisal Aden scored 18 points to lead Washington State to an 86-47 season-opening victory against Southern on Saturday night.