Stories tagged: analysis
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
Washington committed 17 turnovers and made just 2-of-12 3-pointers, but the Huskies managed the damage control better than the Cougars, who turned it over a whopping 23 times.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017
Seattle coach Pete Carroll’s comments Monday about how remorseful the team was for its actions at the end of the loss in Jacksonville might have overshadowed his rather direct criticism …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
Johnathan Williams scored 23 points and 12th-ranked Gonzaga put on an offensive clinic in a 97-70 blowout of Washington in Seattle.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017
When it rains on these Washington State Cougars in the Apple Cup, it’s not usually just a light drizzle.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017
Analysis: Washington State defense earns seven takeaways as Cougars hold off Utah 33-25 ahead of bye week
The Cougars (9-2, 6-2), with a bye week on the docket, can now cool their heels for 12 days before playing the Huskies in another Apple Cup that will determine …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017
Falk waited until the eleventh hour to manufacture the most important drive of his career and the newly-minted Pac-12 career passing yards leader took 25th-ranked Washington State on an 11-play, …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017
TUCSON, Ariz. – At the start of the season, the Washington State Cougars were supposed to be the team rich with offensive prowess, while the Arizona Wildcats were supposed to …
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Nasty wind and buckets of rain formed quite the combination for the Cougars on a night when they already another dual-threat to worry about: Colorado quarterback Steven Montez.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017
Outplayed and outcoached, No. 8 Washington State sees unbeaten season come to an end after 37-3 loss at Cal
WSU, which didn’t score a touchdown for the first time since a game at Oregon State in 2012, fell to 6-1 and 3-1 in Pac-12 play.
Mon., April 3, 2017
Nothing made much sense in the second half. Foul calls stopped the game’s flow in its tracks and left key players on both teams in foul trouble. Perimeter shooting – …
UPDATED: Sat., April 1, 2017
The moderator informed media assembled in a large interview room: “Gonzaga has arrived.”
UPDATED: Sun., March 26, 2017
Gonzaga wasn’t at its best while winning its first three games in the NCAA tournament. But the Zags were on Saturday when it mattered the most. They looked like the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017
It was the best shot Jordan Mathews never saw go in. The senior guard buried a 3-pointer inside the final minute to give Gonzaga the lead and the second-ranked Zags …
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017
Some wins ride on a little more than just talent – they require a bit of luck.
UPDATED: Sat., March 18, 2017
Gonzaga led 63-56, but the Wildcats were closing fast. The Zags’ memorable season and NCAA Tournament were hanging in the balance. Sounds like a job for a couple of 19-year-olds. …
UPDATED: Thu., March 16, 2017
SALT LAKE CITY – Seems logical Johnathan Williams would lock down South Dakota State scoring wizard Mike Daum.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017
The wins came one after another. Eighty- and 90-point nights were routine on the offensive end. Opponents rarely cracked the 60-point barrier.
UPDATED: Mon., March 6, 2017
The 3-point shot was a great equalizer for Santa Clara for a good portion of Monday night’s WCC tournament semifinal against Gonzaga. But it’s still tough to be beat high-percentage …
Sat., March 4, 2017
Gonzaga needed something.
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017
It looked like No. 1 Gonzaga was going to treat BYU the same way it treated its first 17 WCC opponents this season.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017
It was as if Gonzaga was allowed to diagram how it wanted the game against San Diego to unfold Thursday night.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017
There was a time in November and December when Gonzaga augmented its man-to-man defense with an occasional zone.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017
Nigel Williams-Goss took over against the Dons again, pouring in 30 points in the Zags’ 96-61 victory Thursday. A month and a half ago, the junior guard had a career-high …
Sat., Feb. 11, 2017
Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski, Johnathan Williams just too much for Saint Mary’s in Zags’ convincing win
Przemek Karnowski had maybe the best half of his five-year career at Gonzaga. And a rare temper tantrum as an added bonus. The senior center put up 15 of the …
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017
The prelims are over, but before moving on to Saturday’s main event – No. 1 Gonzaga vs. No. 20 Saint Mary’s in Moraga – the Zags did what they’ve done …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017
No Nigel, no problem? Not exactly. It’s always an issue, or at least a potential one, when lining up without the best player on the team and one of the …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017
Santa Clara was not the pushover a 90-55 final score had made them out to be on Saturday when it faced unbeaten Gonzaga.
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017
In the first half, No. 1 Gonzaga looked a lot like No. 5 Gonzaga in January and No. 11 Gonzaga back in November. In the second half, Gonzaga was challenged …
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017
So many mismatches, and No. 3 Gonzaga seemed to take advantage of every one of them in a 96-49 victory over the Peperdine Waves on Saturday at Firestone Fieldhouse in …
Tue., March 10, 1998
UNLV is excited about making the NCAA Tournament under coach Bill Bayno, but better guard that back door against first-round opponent Princeton. Photo by Associated Press