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Bullied inside; WSU men’s basketball team falls to Gonzaga

From staff reports

December 11, 2014

There is a common phrase that goes as follows: it isn’t the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog. Wednesday night, the size of the dogs the Cougars were facing was enormous, but the size of the fight in the Cougars was more than admirable. Washington State did not all...

Fear the brow; Anthony Davis is a machine

Orlando Magic guard Arron Afflalo (4) drives against New Orleans Pelicans defender Anthony Davis (23) during second-quarter action at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida, Friday, November 1, 2013. The Magic defeated the Pelicans, 110-90.

Curtis Calhoun | Evergreen columnist

December 11, 2014

New Orleans Pelicans power-forward Anthony Davis wears his No. 23 jersey to honor the great Michael Jordan. This season, Davis is the best power-forward in the NBA, and has lived up to the number on the back of his jersey in incredible fashion.Davis recently said in an interview with ESPN’s Sports...

Breaking down different types of fantasy football owners

Ryan Farren | Evergreen fantasy football columnist

December 11, 2014

Fantasy leagues are usually an eclectic group of people, with no league being the exact same. You may be in a league with people from work, buddies from high school, random people you met online, or even you family members. However there are certain types of fantasy owners that can be found in almost ev...

Green catches the ball

Dirk Shadd | MCT Campus

December 11, 2014

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (18) makes a 13-yard touchdown catch, which went on to be the game winner, on a pass from Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14), beating Tampa Bay Buccaneers free safety Dashon Goldson (38) and cornerback Leonard Johnson (29) to take the lead 13-10 during the...

Coach Kent talks about Gonzaga

From staff reports

December 10, 2014

After getting a resounding win against the UT San Antonio, the WSU men's basketball team is faced with perhaps their toughest test of the season as they head up to Spokane to take on No. 9 Gonzaga tonight."I don't know if they (Gonzaga) have any weaknesses ... because they are loaded," Kent said during his Tuesday press c...

Cougar men’s basketball could be turning the corner again

WSU men’s basketball players talk with each other on the bench in a game against UTSA, in Pullman, Dec. 6, 2014. 

Beau Baily | Evergreen columnist

December 10, 2014

The date was December 4, 2004, nearly a decade ago to the day.The Washington State men’s basketball team went into Stillwater, Okla. And lost to the Oklahoma State Cowboys 81-29. The score marked one of the biggest blowouts in the NCAA that year, but the game marked a turning point in the landscape...

Finishing strong in the final stretch; WSU women’s basketball team wins at Gonzaga

WSU junior guard Lia Galdeira attempts a shot against Nebraska at Beasley Coliseum in Pullman, Nov. 19, 2014. 

From staff reports

December 10, 2014

In a game that felt more like stop-and-go traffic due to the number of fouls called, Washington State outlasted Gonzaga in a tight match.The Cougars (7-2) were able to buckle down in the final five minutes to secure a 59-58 victory over rival Gonzaga (5-3).“This will be an exciting game. Gonzaga is ...

Heading up north; WSU men’s basketball team faces off against rival Gonzaga tonight

Kelsey Jones | Evergreen reporter

December 10, 2014

The WSU men’s basketball team will face off against their toughest opponent tonight in Spokane. The Cougars are heavy underdogs in their matchup against No.9 ranked Gonzaga. This is an opportunity for growth for a team that Head Coach Ernie Kent said is still trying to find its identity as a basketba...

Let the games begin; WSU women’s basketball team plays against Gonzaga tonight

From staff reports

December 9, 2014

One of the top regional rivalries in the Pacific Northwest showcases Washington State and Gonzaga facing off tonight.This will be the 24th matchup between the Cougars (6-2) and GU. The Bulldogs (5-2) have won 27 consecutive regular season games at the McCarthey Athletic Center. If the Cougars are goi...

Cougar Calls; WSU Athletics are currently on the rise

Nikki Garcia | Evergreen reporter

December 9, 2014

With only two losses out of their first nine games this season, the WSU women’s basketball team is out to prove that they’re on their way to an NCAA tournament bid this season.Coming off a win from UC Santa Barbara, WSU Women’s Basketball senior guard Tia Presley was guest on Cougars Calls on M...

It’s getting hot Upton here for the M’s

Alex Clark | Evergreen columnist

December 8, 2014

The Major League Baseball Hot Stove League is cooking up a heck of a dish for the Seattle Mariners and Atlanta Braves that would even make legendary chef Gordon Ramsay bow down in amazement.There have been several moves in recent weeks for many teams, but the moves made by both the Seattle Mariners and Atlanta...

Making tidal waves; swimming breaks records in Iowa City

From staff reports

December 8, 2014

From staff reportsThey came, they saw, they conquered. Or more accurately, they went to Iowa, they saw the competition both from teammates and the other schools invited and then they dove into the record books. The team earned 262.5 points and along the way set 20 personal-best marks over seven even...

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