Stories tagged: WSU basketball
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 11:02 p.m.
CJ Elleby has been a rare rookie for Washington State, and the Cougars are reaping the full benefits of his skills
Seven months into his four years at Washington State, CJ Elleby has already become something of a trend-setter for the Cougars.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:34 p.m.
Robert Franks collected three awards Monday for his efforts in Washington State’s road sweep of the Arizona schools and followed up with a fourth on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 12:36 p.m.
The Pac-12 award is handed out weekly throughout the three-month long regular season, but it’d been more than three years since a WSU player was recognized. Franks became the first …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:15 p.m.
Robert Franks matched his career high for the second straight game with 34 points and Washington State ended a 13-game losing streak against Arizona by beating the Wildcats 69-55 on …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 6:19 p.m.
Five impressions: How Robert Franks, Marvin Cannon and strong perimeter D helped Washington State stun Arizona State in Tempe
Even if the result doesn’t change the course of their season, it gave the Cougars their first win outside of Beasley Coliseum and broke up a stretch that had seen …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 8:50 p.m.
Robert Franks Jr. matched his career high with 34 points and Washington State stunned Arizona State with a dominant 91-70 victory over the Sun Devils on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 7:55 p.m.
Even in a few of their worst losses this season, the Washington State Cougars have usually played 15-20 minutes of spirited basketball before watching a taller, stronger and more skilled …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 5:39 p.m.
Five teams sit between USC (12-9, 5-3) and Washington State (8-13, 1-7) in the league standings entering a 4 p.m. showdown at Beasley Coliseum (Pac-12 Networks), but while their season …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
It was supposed to be UCLA’s superior length and off-the-charts athleticism agitating Washington State Wednesday evening.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Following two more road losses, Washington State looking to recapture its rhythm at home against UCLA
In a season that’s becoming more and more about the silver linings, WSU can still fall back on its play at Beasley Coliseum. The level of competition considered, the Cougars …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
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
Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 5:25 p.m.
Mikayla Pivec had 19 points and nine rebounds, and Oregon State beat Washington State 52-35 for its ninth win in 10 games.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Stephen Thompson Jr. scored 22 points, with four 3-pointers, six rebounds and seven assists, as Oregon State defeated Washington State 90-77 on Thursday night.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 6:18 p.m.
In fact, the Cougars’ 78-66 loss to Stanford at high noon on Saturday was a mad dash into an open manhole. If somebody slides the cover back on, we may …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Sleepy passes flew into the scorer’s table. Botched defensive assignments led to unchallenged dunks. Point-blank layups rolled around the lip of the rim and fell right out.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Washington State no doubt cleared a major hurdle Thursday night, beating Cal by a healthy margin to snatch its first Pac-12 Conference win and put a six-game losing streak to …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Fully healed from the hip injury that kept him off the court for almost a month, Robert Franks helped Washington State repair many of its own wounds Thursday night at …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Either the Cougars (7-9, 0-3) or Golden Bears (5-11, 0-4) will claim their first Pac-12 win and end an extended losing streak when the teams go head to head in …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 8:27 p.m.
Borislava Hristova posted her third double-double of the season with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Washington State overwhelmed Colorado 74-48
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 9:06 p.m.
Timmy Allen scored 15 points and collected nine rebounds while Both Gach added 14 points to lead Utah to an 88-70 victory over Washington State. Charles Jones, Jr. and Riley …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
Tyler Bey scored a career-high 26 points, Shane Gatling had 17 and the Colorado Buffaloes routed short-handed Washington State 92-60 for its first conference win of the season. Bey added …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 3:16 p.m.
The senior forward, whose 22.1 points per game lead the Cougars this season, announced on Twitter account the hip injury would keep him out of a third straight contest.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 7:01 p.m.
Sabrina Ionescu extended her NCAA record to 15 triple-doubles and Ruthy Hebard scored a career-high 34 points as No. 5 Oregon raced past Washington State 98-58 on Sunday in Eugene.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
David Crisp scored a season-high 23 points and Jaylen Nowell added 20 as Washington defeated Washington State 85-67.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 6:15 p.m.
With three consecutive losses, Washington State’s basketball team might be limping into Pac-12 Conference play this week, but at least it’s only a figurative term for the now healthy Cougars …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 1, 2019, 4:37 p.m.
Chance Moore, a 6-foot-6 wing who played sparingly in his freshman season at Wichita State, announced Monday he’d be transferring to WSU, one day after an official visit to the …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Borislava Hristova scored 12 of her career-high 38 points in the final quarter and pulled down a game-saving rebound of a potential tying shot at the buzzer and Washington State …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
The Cougars have lost three straight games, and they wrapped up the nonconference portion of their schedule with a 7-6 record.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
Firmly rooted in a basketball-rabid land of Zags and Cougs, Phil Von Buchwaldt has cast his glare far afield and awaits the day Santa Clara men’s basketball returns to national …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
JoJo Zamora scored 28 points including a 3-pointer with 2.2 seconds remaining to give New Mexico State a 75-72 victory over Washington State in the third-place game of the Las …