The Daily Evergreen

Leave it to the Beavers: WSU basketball loses to OSU

Evan Baron | Evergreen men's basketball reporter

February 21, 2014

Having height gives you the upper hand in the game of basketball, and the Beavers capitalized on their advantage. Oregon State outscored the Cougars 32-16 in paint, which resulted in a 57-68 loss for Washington State Thursday night.“I think our guys worked hard, unfortunately we came out on the short en...

Baseball steps up to home plate for first time in 2014

Chris Shaw | Evergreen baseball reporter

February 21, 2014

Following a weekend filled with highs and lows, the Washington State Cougar baseball team will look to level itself into a rhythm of consistency as it begins its first home series of the year on Friday. The Western Carolina Catamounts (2-2) journey to Bailey-Brayton Field for a four-game series against...

Seattle Mariners need young guns in order to hit playoff target

Brent Atkinson | Evergreen columnist

February 20, 2014

There has been ample excitement surrounding the Seattle Mariners this offseason with the M’s making the biggest free agent acquisition of any team this offseason by signing second baseman slugger Robinson Cano to a monster contract. Expectations are high for the veteran slugger, and rightfully so ...

Seahawks have multiple money moves to be made

Beau Baily | Evergreen columnist

February 20, 2014

The Seattle Seahawks are poised to become the NFL’s next premier dynasty, the likes of which the world has not seen since the New England Patriots won three Super Bowls in four years at the turn of the last century.Now, with one Super Bowl down and virtually the whole team returning, the Hawks are in ...

Oregon Trail II; Cougar basketball faces Beavers

Redshirt senior forward D.J. Shelton drives to the hoop during a home game against Stanford, Saturday, Feb. 15.

Evan Baron | Evergreen Men's Basketball reporters

February 20, 2014

The Cougars will head up the river tonight, but they must break the dam the Oregon State Beavers have built in order to continue upstream and attain victory.The WSU men’s basketball team plans to take on the Beavers at 6 p.m. in Corvallis, Ore. A win against the Beavers would give the Cougars their ...

Cougar men’s basketball shoots to create confidence

Redshirt junior guard Royce Woolridge lays the ball up during a home game against Stanford, Saturday, Feb. 15.

Evan Baron | Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

February 19, 2014

Winning changes everything, but it actually needs to happen first.The Cougars have lost eight of their last ten Pac-12 games and are currently on a four-game losing streak, WSU men’s basketball Head Coach Ken Bone said in a press conference Tuesday his team is tired of losing and wants wins to start ...

Aloha, Cougs; men’s golf tees off in Hawaii tournament

From staff reports

February 19, 2014

The Washington State University men’s golf team is in search of their first victory this season today as they travel to Lihue, Hawaii for the John A. Burns Intercollegiate.The field features 16 teams, including three-time defending champion and fourth-ranked California. Other Top 50 ranked teams include No...

Baseball goes down swinging in season opener

WSU Men’s Baseball players spectate from the dugout during an away game at Cal State Fullerton, Friday, Feb. 14.

Chris Shaw | Evergreen Baseball reporter

February 18, 2014

A dramatic weekend in California ended abruptly for the WSU Cougars as the baseball team lost 12-7 Monday to UC Riverside.The loss drops WSU’s record to 1-3 on the season. Meanwhile, Riverside moves to 3-1 with the victory.The Cougars fell into a hole early in the game as the Highlanders scored tw...

WSU comes up short in series finale

Chris Shaw | Evergreen Baseball reporter

February 16, 2014

The game was close, but the Cougars got no cigar Sunday afternoon against Cal State Fullerton. WSU lost 5-4 as Jared Deacon hit an RBI ground ball single to first base in the bottom of the ninth, scoring Greg Velazquez from third base. Velazquez doubled to lead off the ninth inning and moved to thir...

WSU basketball loses fourth straight

D.J Shelton attempts to make a basket during a game against Stanford at Beasley Coliseum, Saturday, Feb. 15.

Robin Dich| Evergreen reporter

February 15, 2014

When it rains, it pours in Pullman. Washington State men’s basketball dropped its seventh game in the last eight Saturday against the Stanford Cardinal. After a back and forth overtime battle against California on Wednesday, the Cougars were unable to continue the intensity against Stanford.The Stanford C...

WSU knocks off No. 1 Cal State Fullerton in extra innings

Chris Shaw | Evergreen Baseball reporter

February 15, 2014

After a blowout loss in the first game of the series, the Cougars clawed their way back in game two against Cal State Fullerton. Senior Jason Monda hit a two-out single in the top of the 11th inning that drove in two runs, giving the Cougars a 9-7 upset victory on Saturday afternoon over the No. 1 t...

Cougar baseball drops season opener

Chris Shaw | Evergreen Baseball reporter

February 15, 2014

                An onslaught of offense and dominant pitching from the Cal State Fullerton Titans subdued the WSU Cougars in their first game of the 2014 season.                 Thomas Eshelman, the sophomore ace of the Titans pitching staff, threw seven innings in the first game ...

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