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Stories tagged: WSU basketball

WSU freshman basketball players keep it fresh

Like most walk-on freshman college basketball players lucky enough to travel with the team, Will DiIorio gets most of his game-day work done before the game begins. Out of the …

Rebounding edge helps Cougars revive with win over OSU

CORVALLIS, Ore. – After a dispiriting loss at Oregon on Thursday night, the Washington State Cougars had to rebound Saturday at Oregon State’s Gill Coliseum. In a couple of different …

WSU men hold off Oregon State

Reggie Moore had 14 points and DeAngelo Casto added 11 points and 10 rebounds to lead Washington State to a 61-55 win against Oregon State Saturday night.

Cougars try to bounce back

– Saturday night’s matchup in venerable Gill Coliseum between visiting Washington State and Oregon State will pit one team that has lost a couple inexplicable games but has two huge …

Cougars head to Oregon schools focused on avoiding letdown

As Washington State begins the second half of the Pac-10 season, the Cougars face a daunting challenge: Put last Sunday’s charged-up 87-80 upset over then-No. 18 Washington behind them.

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 15-6 overall, 5-4 Pac-10 COMING UP: Today at Oregon, 6 p.m.; Saturday at Oregon State, 5 p.m., FSN.

WSU beats Huskies for first time since 2008

PULLMAN – It had just about everything those packed into Beasley Coliseum and watching on television could have wanted. Big shots and little plays. Highlight-worthy slams and crucial steals. Foul …

UW women hold off Cougars

SEATTLE – Kristi Kingma scored 29 points, including a 3-pointer with 3:16 to play that stopped a Washington State scoring surge, and Washington held off the Cougars 64-52 Sunday. It …

Cougars join the crowd with upset, Bone’s signature victory

PULLMAN – Go ahead, storm the court. Everyone else has. Video games don’t deal in as much carnage as what occurred in college basketball’s Top 25 over the weekend. Before …

Battle of boards crucial in tonight’s Cougars-Huskies game

PULLMAN – The word rebound has a couple of different meanings and about a half-million synonyms. And all of the latter may apply tonight to Washington State when Pac-10 leading …

WSU confronted with big Huskies front line

The 18th-ranked Washington Huskies and their twin towers of 6-9, 240-pound Matthew Bryan-Amaning (56 offensive rebounds this season) and 7-foot, 260-pound Aziz N’Diaye represent a challenge on the boards Sunday …

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 14-6 overall, 4-4 Pac-10 COMING UP: Sunday vs. Washington (FSN), 7 p.m.

Arizona beats WSU when last-second shot goes awry

PULLMAN – On a Saturday night when it seemed Klay Thompson needed to come up big, it turned out he didn’t really have to. All he really had to do …

WSU loses by two at home

Derrick Williams scored 17 points and grabbed 19 rebounds as Arizona edged Washington State 65-63 on Saturday night.

The feats of Klay

If Klay Thompson’s days in Pullman are numbered – and there has been some talk that’s the case, including from his coach – then the next nine might be the …

Casto’s career-high 25 leads WSU to win

DeAngelo Casto scored 25 points and Klay Thompson added 22 as Washington State defeated Arizona State 78-61 on Thursday night.

Cougs’ Moore will play tonight

Washington State coach Ken Bone said Wednesday following practice that point guard Reggie Moore’s suspension had been lifted and Moore would play tonight against Arizona State. Moore was suspended indefinitely …

Washington State Cougars outlook

RECORD: 13-5 overall, 3-3 Pac-10 COMING UP: Today vs. Arizona State, 7 p.m.; Saturday vs. Arizona, 7:30 p.m. (FSN)

Stanford 51-0 against Cougs

Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored 20 points as No. 4 Stanford beat Washington State 94-50 on Sunday in Pullman, improving to 51-0 all-time against the Cougars. Younger sister Chiney Ogwumike added 14 …

WSU balance takes charge after Moore’s suspension

STANFORD, Calif. – One man’s misfortune can be another’s opportunity. With starting point guard Reggie Moore in street clothes, suspended indefinitely Saturday by Washington State basketball coach Ken Bone for …

WSU beats Stanford without Moore

Klay Thompson had 21 points, Faisal Aden scored 20 and Washington State ended Stanford’s unbeaten streak at home with a 61-58 victory Saturday. It was announced before the game that …

Cougars lose in overtime

Freshman Allen Crabbe had a career-high 30 points, Harper Kamp scored 18 and California held on to beat Washington State 88-81 in overtime Thursday night.

Stanford hex has vexed Cougars

Washington State redshirt junior Abe Lodwick can remember celebrating on every Pac-10 basketball court except one: Stanford’s. That’s simple. The Cougars haven’t won in Maples Pavilion since March 5, 2005, …

Washington State Cougars’ outlook

RECORD: 12-4 overall, 2-2 Pac-10 COMING UP: Tonight at Cal, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday at Stanford, 5 p.m.

Moore, Thompson lift Cougars over Ducks

PULLMAN – Reggie Moore didn’t lead Washington State in scoring Saturday night – Klay Thompson did that for the 11th time this season – but don’t be misled. It was …

WSU puts away Oregon

Klay Thompson had 16 points and Reggie Moore 15 as Washington State defeated Oregon 77-63 Saturday night.

WSU turns to dunk to pick up its first Pac-10 victory

PULLMAN – There’s nothing more dynamic in college basketball than a high-flying, power-filled dunk from someone on the home team. Unless it’s four of them in less than five minutes.

WSU slams past Oregon State

WSU turns to dunk shots to put away Oregon State.

In brief: Cougs’ Moore faces pot counts

The Whitman County prosecutor’s office cited Washington State starting point guard Reggie Moore for two misdemeanor drug counts Tuesday related to a December search of a Scott Hall room, according …

Cougars guard coming off spate of poor shooting

PULLMAN – It wouldn’t seem as if a 10-4 college basketball team should be facing a must-win week. But that seems to be the case for the Washington State Cougars.