Stories tagged: Sports
Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
The Washington Huskies have a series edge over the Washington State Cougars, but this year all eyes have been on Pullman and the Cougs’ unexpected performance to top the Pac …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 10 p.m.
Thursday’s TV, Radio Highlights
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 10 p.m.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
They didn’t win the national championship. It only felt that way.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:58 p.m.
Analysis: Gonzaga uses hot-shooting start, lock-down-defensive finish to down No. 1 Duke, win Maui Invitational title
With the clock seemingly in slow motion over the last 8 minutes, Gonzaga’s lead, once at 16 points, dwindled to six, then two, before Duke finally tied it with 1:40 …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
The key moment, offensive player of the game and defensive player of the game from Gonzaga’s 89-87 win over Duke on Wednesday, Nov. 21, at the Lahaina Civic Center in …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:50 p.m.
After Gonzaga finished off an 89-87 win over Duke in the championship game of the Maui Invitational former Zags athletes took to Twitter to celebrate the victory.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
TV Take: Defense down the stretch gives Gonzaga perfect ending to Maui Invitational with title win over Duke
This is what everybody wanted, right? No. 1 Duke versus No. 3 Gonzaga for the championship of the best early-season tournament of the year, the Maui Invitational. And the game …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 22
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
Buck Domitrovich took this photo of a blue jay near Steptoe Butte on Saturday. According to the Audubon Society, the raucous and colorful bird is slowly expanding its range into …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
Washington quarterback Colt McCoy hasn’t started a game in four years. His next one will be on Thanksgiving against the Dallas Cowboys, the last team he beat in a start …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 4:09 p.m.
It’s rivalry weekend, and one game trumps the rest. Tune into the Civil War if you’d like, check out the Territorial Cup if you’re so inclined, but just make sure …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 4:19 p.m.
Remembering ’88: Members of Washington State’s 1988 Apple Cup-winning team reflect on their historic comeback
When No. 7 WSU and No. 16 Washington kick off Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Martin Stadium, it’ll have been three decades – and 30 Apple Cups – since the …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 2:22 p.m.
Washington’s late deer season closed Monday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
Playing Notre Dame in the Vancouver Showcase offers the Zags a glance at what is to come following conference play in the NCAA tournament: big-time teams with big-time players.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 4:41 p.m.
Follow along here for updates and analysis as the Gonzaga Bulldogs play the Duke Blue Devils at Lahaina Civic Center in Maui, Hawaii. You can watch the game on ESPN.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Mike Leach has guided Washington State to its first 10-win season in 15 years and the coach was recognized on Wednesday, being named one of 18 semifinalists for the George …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 2:57 p.m.
The Seahawks’ wide receivers may not come close to leading the league in catches because of Seattle’s run-first offense. But they’re tops when it comes to touchdown celebrations.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
The second-year head man helped the fourth-ranked Eagles (9-2) earn a share of the Big Sky title and a No. 3 seed and first-round bye in the FCS playoffs.
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 1:09 p.m.
The latest chance for Saints fans to voice their gratitude to Drew Brees for the many triumphant moments and fond memories he’s brought them comes on Thanksgiving night. The Saints …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 1:06 p.m.
The Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears will meet for the second time in 12 days – yet this matchup already looks a lot different. Mitchell Trubisky, Chicago’s starting quarterback, is …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
Apple a day has kept Washington State away as Washington’s Chris Petersen has thrived against Mike Leach
In Chris Petersen and Mike Leach’s four previous meetings, the Huskies have held Washington State to an average of 13.5 points and forced 18 turnovers.
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 11:40 a.m.
Over the years, the Gonzaga men’s basketball team has faced Duke three times – all Blue Devils victories. The No. 3 Zags hope the fourth time will be the charm …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 10:47 a.m.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Citizens Against Poaching are each offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest or conviction of whoever shot and killed a …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 10:29 a.m.
A crowd of more than 80 people at a Riggins community meeting over the looming closure of the steelhead fishing season in Idaho heard mostly bad news Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:44 p.m.
In normal circumstances, there might be occasion to bask in the glow of Tuesday’s 91-74 sprint past Arizona a smidgen longer – just to appreciate the fulfillment of taking something …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:49 p.m.
Every bucket – and there was an endless supply of them for Gonzaga in the second half – brought a louder roar than the one before.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
Jalen Nowell added 14 points for the Huskies (4-1), who trailed 38-33 at halftime.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
TV Take: Duo of Jay Bilas, Dan Schulman doesn’t miss much in Gonzaga’s comeback win over Arizona at Maui Invitational
Every great comeback consists of two parts. There is the building of a deficit, the mistakes, the shortcomings, whatever goes wrong to build a hill to scramble over. And there …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Leon Draisaitl scored 51 seconds into overtime and Connor McDavid had his 100th career goal to give the Edmonton Oilers a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks in Ken …