Stories tagged: Whitworth basketball
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
Ben College scored 19 of his game-high 26 points after halftime, and sixth-ranked Whitworth kept pace behind league leader Whitman with a 98-84 men’s basketball victory over Puget Sound on …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
For a long time in the Northwest Conference – indeed, for basically all of Matt Logie’s eight-year tenure at Whitworth – two men’s basketball programs have dominated and monopolized postseason …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
Kyle Roach scored a game-high 27 points and the seventh-ranked Whitworth Pirates squeaked past the George Fox Bruins 88-85 on Friday in a Northwest Conference game.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 10:01 a.m.
In front of a packed crowd at the Whitworth Fieldhouse, visiting, fourth-ranked Whitman held off Whitworth’s late surge and survived a pair of last-second missed shots by the seventh-ranked Pirates …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Ben College made three 3-pointers and scored 23 points, Kevin Crosno came off the bench to sink four 3-pointers and score 15 and Whitworth defeated Emory & Henry 87-80 on …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 7:18 p.m.
Against four opponents with a combined 12 wins and nary a whiff of a shot-clock violation, the Pirates took advantage and scored more than 100 points each game, something their …
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
On a night when nearly every name on the Whitworth Pirates’ roster was called, no one got a louder cheer than JT McDermott.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Ben College sank 11 of 17 from 3-point range on his way to a career-high 37 points and the Whitworth Pirates cruised to a 104-74 victory over the D’Youville Spartans …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
Whitworth won at the Fieldhouse for the second night in a row, beating the Boxers 123-98 in a Northwest Conference game Saturday, matching the school’s single-game record for points.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
With five starters returning from their NCAA tournament team a year ago, Whitworth players expect to perform the way they did Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 4:52 p.m.
After trips to Oregon and Texas the past two weekends to play teams from four conferences, men’s basketball coach Matt Logie is happy to be back at the Whitworth Fieldhouse.
Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Aimee Smith scored 18 points and grabbed 16 rebounds for her first career double-double and Whitworth rolled past McMurry 71-47 on Sunday in women’s basketball.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6 a.m.
The 2018-19 edition of the Pirates, who return all five starters from last year’s Northwest Conference tournament championship team, could be the best yet.
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
The honors continue to pour in for Whitworth’s Kyle Roach.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
The Whitworth men have been down this road before: west on I-90, then south to Walla Walla. On Friday, the Pirates will make their third and most important trip of …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
This might be the year, the Whitworth Pirates hoped, that the NCAA would get it right.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
Whitworth will be in familiar territory for the Division III basketball tournament: its own backyard.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Hitting their stride while taking the Puget Sound Loggers out of theirs, the Whitworth Pirates pulled away for a 97-79 Northwest Conference semifinal win at the Fieldhouse on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Whitworth is 22-3 and ranked fourth in the nation despite returning only one starter and adding 10 new players.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Unselfish when his team needed it and demanding the ball when the script was flipped, Kyle Roach was rewarded Wednesday be being named the Most Valuable Player in the Northwest …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
The Whitworth Pirates are in playoff mode. The switch – along with the momentum in Saturday’s home game against Willamette – was flipped midway through the second half.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
After Whitworth’s roller coaster of a week last week, the Pirates were aching for a breather. Whitworth started last week with a tough one-point loss to No. 1 Whitman then …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 27, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Saturday was Alumni Night at the Whitworth Fieldhouse, with the reasonable expectation of some entertaining basketball. The alums got even more than that, as the fourth-ranked Pirates outlasted Puget Sound …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 5:28 p.m.
Friday’s game between Whitworth and Pacific Lutheran will be special for senior forward Jared Christy, a star at Ferris High School who played for three years at PLU before transferring …
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 5:51 p.m.
If history is any guide, Whitworth will bounce back from last week’s loss at Whitman and climb back up the Division III basketball poll.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
This was no time for complacency. Three days before a date with the No. 1 team in the land, Whitworth could have looked past Pacific on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
In addition to a pair of wins, Whitworth picked up some valuable momentum by winning last weekend’s Whitworth Basketball Classic.
Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Whitworth has a bit of history with Wheaton College, and the Pirates hope history doesn’t repeat itself Tuesday night at the Fieldhouse. Ten years ago, Whitworth reached its first Division …
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Did any college men’s basketball program have a more exciting offseason than Whitworth?
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Chloe Quinnett isn’t broken – yet. After all, she can still add up all of her basketball injuries on both of her hands.