Stories tagged: Pac-12
UPDATED: Mon., June 10, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Gonzaga has dominated the men’s basketball series recently with Washington, but the rivalry grew more interesting last year when the Zags escaped with an 81-79 win in Spokane. The programs …
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
New Washington State baseball coach Brian Green talks recruiting strategy, offensive philosophy at opening press conference
It’s supposed to be one of the sport’s cardinal sins – no crying in baseball – but Brian Green couldn’t brush away his emotions Wednesday as he was formally introduced …
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 7:45 p.m.
More than a week ago, we offered predictions for the upcoming Washington Huskies football season. Today, we ask five important questions.
UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
Pac-12 revenue fell by $12 million in 2018 to $497 million because the conference could not make up for lost Rose Bowl revenue from when the game hosted a College …
UPDATED: Thu., May 16, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
Briley Knight hit a three-run home run in the seventh inning, and Utah rallied to defeat Washington State 6-4 Thursday at Smith’s Ballpark in the opener of a three-game series.
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
The new-look defense dominated Washington’s Spring Preview on Saturday, turning in 11 tackles for loss, six sacks and two interceptions.
Tue., April 23, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
One Pacific-12 Conference team that doesn’t have a quarterback issue is Oregon, which has Justin Herbert back for his senior season.
Tue., April 9, 2019, 10:56 p.m.
Temperatures dipped back down into the 40’s and violent winds caused heavy rainfall to drift left to right and then right to left as the Cougars held their ninth spring …
UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 7:52 p.m.
Jeff Pollard returns to Washington State after browsing transfer market: ‘I’m too much of a Coug to be anywhere else’
After mulling a transfer from Washington State, Jeff Pollard will return to the Cougars for his senior season, the forward announced on Twitter Tuesday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Brandon Arconado puts on a show, but wide receivers inconsistent in first Washington State scrimmage
The thud of the football coming off a receiver’s hands. The crunch of a cornerback flying in to make a play. The collective whoop of the defensive sideline echoing after …
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
In his senior season in 2018, Burr-Kirven was named the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year and led the UW defense with 176 total tackles – more than 100 more …
Wed., April 3, 2019, 2:55 p.m.
Jacob Eason isn’t in Georgia anymore.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Not since 2013 have the inside linebackers at WSU been under different leadership. Ken Wilson was by Mike Leach’s side for six seasons, from 2013-18, until the longest-tenured assistant in …
UPDATED: Sun., March 24, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
On a miserable Sunday afternoon when UW’s defense faltered and the offense fell apart in the second half, the ninth-seeded Huskies’ return to the NCAA Tournament – their first appearance …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 8:51 p.m.
Washington State teammates who enjoyed that show last season realize they are going to have to be the show this year.
UPDATED: Wed., March 20, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Will somebody take the lead at quarterback … and four other questions for Washington State heading into spring camp
We examine the quandary at QB and four other questions for WSU as the Cougars regroup this week for spring workouts.
UPDATED: Sun., March 17, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Midway through CBS’ hourlong NCAA Tournament selection show, Noah Dickerson started getting a little nervous when half of the 68-team field was revealed, and the Huskies hadn’t heard their name.
UPDATED: Sat., March 16, 2019, 11:12 p.m.
Payton Pritchard scored 20 points and led Oregon’s dominating defense, helping the Ducks beat Washington 68-48 to become the second team to win four games in four days at the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 11:30 p.m.
Jaylen Nowell and Nahziah Carter scored 14 points each, and Washington held off a late Colorado rally for a 66-61 victory in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals. The top-seeded Huskies led …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:21 p.m.
John Blanchette: After split with Ernie Kent, red flags still surround men’s hoops job at Washington State
Hiring Ernie Kent was tired thinking on the part of Chun’s predecessor, Bill Moos; he couldn’t have done any worse taking a flyer on a younger, cheaper comer. Constantly rolling …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 11:16 p.m.
Jaylen Nowell scored 24 points, David Crisp added 18 and Washington held off a late charge to beat Southern California 78-75 in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals. The top-seeded Huskies led …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
They peaked in the desert nearly a month ago, beating Arizona State and Arizona with fluid ball movement, consistent shot-making from almost everyone in the rotation and sturdy defense.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 8:27 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review confirmed a Cougfan.com report that the Washington State quarterback suffered a lower-body injury during the team’s Midnight Maneuvers training regimen earlier this month and could miss the entirety …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:16 p.m.
Washington is hoping to boost its NCAA Tournament chances by making a deep run in the Pac-12 Tournament. The tournament in Las Vegas is expected to be wide open, with …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019, 6:35 p.m.
Pac-12 Tournament: 11th seed WSU eyes first conference tournament win in a decade vs. 6th seed Oregon
When all the seeding chaos finally settled late Saturday night, and the Pac-12 Tournament sorted out who’d play who in Wednesday’s first-round games at T-Mobile Arena, the conference spit out …
UPDATED: Sun., March 10, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
Since winning the Pac-12 regular-season championship two weeks ago, the Huskies have struggled in their past four games, including Saturday night’s 55-47 defeat to Oregon in the regular-season finale at …
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 11:24 p.m.
Women’s college basketball: Idaho falls in regular-season finale, still clinches top seed in Big Sky Tournament
A pair of losses turned into a positive for the Idaho Vandals on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 11:08 p.m.
Payton Pritchard scored 16 points, Paul White added 10 and Oregon ended Washington’s chance at a perfect home record with a 55-47 win to close out the Pac-12 regular season.
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 9:11 p.m.
Robert Franks buries eight 3-pointers for career-high 37 points, but Washington State bows to Oregon State on Senior Day
A vintage scoring effort from Robert Franks, who was marvelous on his Senior Day, scoring 37 points on eight 3-pointers, couldn’t rescue the Cougars from another lackluster Pac-12 performance as …
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 10:55 p.m.
Pac-12 women’s basketball tournament: Missy Peterson’s 3 lifts Washington over third-seeded Oregon State
The victory continued the Huskies’ shocking run as they became the first 11-seed to reach the semifinals since 2012 when Washington State did it.