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UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020

Four-star center Dishon Jackson commits to Washington State

Coming off Washington State’s best season since 2011-12, Kyle Smith has added one of the top-rated prospects in program history to an already robust 2020 recruiting class.

UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020

Analysts rank Killian Tillie as Gonzaga’s top professional prospect

If there’s a lack of consensus on assorted NBA mock drafts and big boards, there was little hesitation from The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie and ESPN’s Sean Farnham. “I think it’s …

UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020

Loyola of Chicago wing Abby O’Connor announces she is transferring to Gonzaga

Abby O’Connor, a 6-foot wing who led Loyola University in scoring and rebounding the past two seasons, has given an oral commitment to play for Gonzaga.

UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020

Washington State mailbag: Revisiting fan predictions from the 2019 football season

While we wait for the 2020 season to start – that is, wait to hear if it will start – we figured now was as good a time as any …

UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020

Analysis: Five Washington Huskies football story lines fans won’t get to see this spring

There was supposed to be news conferences and footwork drills and playbook installations. There was supposed to be quarterback competitions and depth-chart updates and new assistant coaches’ practice debuts.

UPDATED: Sat., April 4, 2020

Matt Calkins: With Isaiah Stewart and likely Jaden McDaniels NBA-bound, Washington should be done with one-and-done players

It was as surprising as San Diego sunshine, but it happened Wednesday. Huskies big man Isaiah Stewart declared for the NBA draft, and the best player to suit up for …

UPDATED: Fri., April 3, 2020

Madness memories: Gonzaga opens trip to Final Four with thrilling win over South Carolina

So this weekend it seems fitting to revisit 2017 and Gonzaga’s Final Four breakthrough. First up, the Zags’ rollercoaster 77-73 win over South Carolina at University of Phoenix Stadium in …

UPDATED: Fri., April 3, 2020

Washington State’s Pat Chun discusses coaching hires, impact of coronavirus during Northwest Passages forum

When Pat Chun stepped in as Washington State’s Director of Athletics in January 2018, he was urged to stabilize the financial debt the department had accrued by spending big on …

Dayton’s Obi Toppin wins Naismith Trophy

Dayton forward Obi Toppin has been awarded the Naismith Trophy as college basketball’s most outstanding player.

Paul Newberry: Remembering Final Four that never was in the A-T-L

It would’ve been a magnificent weekend. Hoops. Music. A confetti shower at the end. A real celebration of basketball.

Texas women’s basketball coach Karen Aston dismissed

Texas has dismissed women’s basketball coach Karen Aston after eight seasons.

Basketball Hall of Fame set to announce 2020 class

Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett are all expected to be officially announced as part of the 2020 class of enshrinees by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu wins women’s Naismith Player of the Year

Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu has been awarded the Naismith Trophy for the most outstanding women’s basketball player.

Washington State athletic director Pat Chun joins Northwest Passages virtual chat

Chun will be joined by Spokesman-Review beat writer Theo Lawson at 11:15 a.m.

UPDATED: Thu., April 2, 2020

Washington State’s Brian Green anticipates ‘Wild West’ in college baseball over coming months

The madness that started brewing in March could lead to mayhem in April, May, June and July for college baseball programs around the country.

Oregon State’s Destiny Slocum enters transfer portal

Oregon State’s Destiny Slocum has opted to enter the transfer portal for her final season of eligibility.

UPDATED: Thu., April 2, 2020

Ex-Washington State coach Mike Leach apologizes for tweet depicting woman with noose

Leach’s posts have often toed the line between entertaining and offensive, but Wednesday night the new Mississippi State coach boldly crossed it, posting a photo of an elderly woman resting …

UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2020

Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best adjusts to new normalcy in college sports

Roos Field’s red turf sits vacant amid the ghost town that is Cheney.

Arizona State’s Romello White joins Remy Martin in declaring for draft

Arizona State junior big man Romello White is joining teammate Remy Martin in declaring for the NBA draft

UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2020

Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev named to Wooden All-American team

Gonzaga’s Filip Petrusev was named to the 10-player Wooden Award All-American team.

Obi Toppin, Markus Howard, Myles Powell among finalists for Wooden Award

Udoka Azubuike of Kansas, Luka Garza of Iowa, Markus Howard of Marquette, Myles Powell of Seton Hall and Obi Toppin of Dayton are the five finalists for the John R. …

Study: racial graduation-rate gap grows for men’s NCAA teams

A diversity report for graduation rates among potential NCAA Tournament teams found a larger gap between white and black men’s players from the previous year.

Washington’s Isaiah Stewart declares for NBA draft

Washington freshman Isaiah Stewart has declared for the NBA draft.

UPDATED: Tue., March 31, 2020

Commissioner Larry Scott on the Pac-12’s financial hit, Power Five coordination, ‘concern and anxiety’ over the athletes

The Pac-12 is facing a revenue hit of at least $1 million per-school from the cancellation of its men’s basketball tournament and March Madness, although the full extent of the …

UPDATED: Tue., March 31, 2020

Former Washington State cornerback Sean Harper Jr. signs with CFL’s BC Lions

Whenever football resumes, former Washington State cornerback Sean Harper Jr. will have an opportunity to play in Canada’s top league, announcing Tuesday he’s agreed to a contract with the BC …

UPDATED: Tue., March 31, 2020

Billy Gillispie back in Division I close to home at Tarleton State

Billy Gillispie is transitioning back to Division I basketball close to home.

Arizona’s Zeke Nnaji declares for NBA draft after one season

Zeke Nnaji has declared for the NBA draft after one productive season at Arizona.

Georgia’s search for new QB on hold with no spring practice

This should be the time Georgia’s new quarterback competition would be the focus of spring football practice.

UPDATED: Tue., March 31, 2020

Air Force brings back Joe Scott as men’s basketball coach

The Air Force Falcons are bringing back Joe Scott for a second stint as their basketball coach.

UPDATED: Mon., March 30, 2020

NCAA eligibility decision praised by local colleges, but could raise financial concerns

Dozens of student-athletes at Washington State, Gonzaga, Eastern Washington and Idaho got their wishes granted Monday afternoon when the NCAA Division I Council voted to allow seniors, and others who …