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Men muster up Pac-12 win

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

January 13, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The word, “Finally,” is what WSU men’s basketball Head Coach Ken Bone and his players can say after a three point win over Utah on Sunday.           The 49-46 win by the Cougars (8-8, 1-3) results in the team’s first Pac-12 win of the season.         “It was our only home ga...

Cougar women get Apple Cup revenge, sweep Washington

Cougar women get Apple Cup revenge, sweep Washington

Robin Dich Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

January 13, 2014


Filed under Sports, Women's

When it comes to the basketball edition of the Apple Cup rivalry, two wins are better than one.For the second time in five days, the Washington State women’s basketball team defeated the Washington Huskies 85-76 to secure the season sweep, this time on Saturday at Alaska Airlines Arena.Junior guar...

Keep a level playing field; NFL shouldn’t allow late additions

Keep a level playing field; NFL shouldn’t allow late additions

Chris Shaw Evergreen columnist

January 13, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

After 17 weeks of fighting for a spot in the NFL playoffs, only a cluster of teams earn the chance to stretch their season into something more. One would think that the players who fought together all year long would be the only ones who share in the glory of a playoff berth. Unfortunately, that is no...

WSU falls short to Colorado in overtime

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

January 8, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Though it was a valiant effort by the WSU men’s basketball team, Colorado showed why they are ranked No. 15 in the country as they won a close game in Spokane against the Cougars by a score of 71-70.The Cougars (7-8, 0-3) gave all they could against the Buffaloes (14-2, 3-0) and took them to overtim...

Moos moves Apple Cup

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

January 6, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Cougars and the Huskies are now scheduled to play their annual rivalry football game on Saturday in 2014, Director of Athletics Bill Moos announced Monday.The Seattle Times reports that this moves the Apple Cup out of the Black Friday slot it had for the last two years. Game times will not be re...

Men’s basketball struggles against Sun Devils

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

January 5, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

Despite the return of two players to the court, the WSU men's basketball team fell to Arizona State 47-66. The Cougars (7-7, 0-2) started the game out five of 21 shooting and trailed the Sun Devils (12-3, 1-1) by 11 points with less than five minutes left in the first half. However, WSU went on a 7...

Wildcats prove too much for the Cougars

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

January 2, 2014


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Arizona Wildcats proved their rank as the best team in the country Thursday night in their matchup against the Washington State men's basketball team. The Cougars (7-6, 0-1 Pac-12) fell to the Wildcats (14-0, 1-0 Pac-12) by a score of 25-60. From the opening tip to the final whistle, the No.1 ranked...

Men’s basketball defeats Mississippi Valley State

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

December 28, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Despite having its leading scorer out with an injury, the WSU men's basketball team defeated the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (3-8) 85-48.WSU junior guard DaVonte Lacy did not suit up for Cougars (7-5) because he was dealing with appendicitis. WSU redshirt freshman forward Que Johnson made the first...

Men’s basketball loses to the Miners

Adam Loewy Evergreen reporter

December 21, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Despite WSU freshman Que Johnson's career high 21-points, the Washington State men’s basketball team failed to stop University of Texas El Paso on defense late in the second half, as the Miners beat the Cougars 64-51. WSU (6-5) snapped their three game winning streak scoring a season low of 51 poi...

Cougs fall in the final quarter

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

December 21, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Not even six touchdown passes could overcome two fumbles.The Washington State Cougars brought the expression “Couging it” to a whole new level when they lost 48-45 to the Colorado State Rams in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl Saturday. WSU never trailed until the final seconds of the game, when the Rams ...

WSU men’s basketball cruises against San Francisco State

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

December 18, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Washington State University men's basketball team won in simple fashion, 80-50 against the San Francisco State Gators, Wednesday night in Kennewick.The Gators (4-2) started the game by attacking the Cougars (6-4) down low in post and edged out to a one-point lead with less than eight minutes left in th...

Cougar soccer coach headed to USC

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen Soccer reporter

December 17, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

Steve Sarkisian, the former University of Washington head football coach, was not the only big name in the Pac-12 conference to accept a new position at University of Southern California for the 2014 season.Keidane McAlpine – former head coach of the Washington State soccer team – is also coming to Troy, said USC Athletic D...

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