The Daily Evergreen

Men’s basketball cruises in home exhibition game

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

After an offseason of scrimmages and drills, the Washington State University men's basketball team played its first game of the season in front of an audience Friday night in Beasley Coliseum.     WSU defeated the Central Washington Vikings 93-56 in front of a small crowd. Redshirt senior forward...

Bay area sweep

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen Soccer reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

Raising her arms above her head, junior forward Jocelyn Jeffers triumphantly signaled the end of a 1-0 victory over the Stanford Cardinal.Coming into the match, Stanford was ranked No. 6 in the RPI rankings and had not lost a conference match on the road in 26 straight games.However, that streak ended ...

Women’s Golf competes in Pac-12 Preview

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Women's Golf reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

The Washington State University women’s golf team ends its fall season in the islands of Aloha.The Cougars play in Kona, Hawaii, for the Inaugural Pac-12 Preview.The tournament will be held at the Nanea Golf Club where exclusivity makes it one of the best courses in the nation, according to top100go...

WSU cross country runs strong in Colorado

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 4, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

The WSU cross country team traveled to Louisville, Colo. over the weekend to compete in the Pac-12 Championships.The WSU men finished in sixth place overall at the championships led by senior Andrew Gonzales, who finished in 15th place."The goal for today's race was top 15," Gonzales said. "I felt great ...

Finishing the Fall season

Finishing the Fall season

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Rowing reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

After sweeping their opponents in the regattas last weekend, the WSU women’s rowing team seeks to end their fall season on a positive note as they race at the Head of the Lake in Seattle Sunday.The Lake Washington Rowing Club, one of the largest on the West Coast, is the host of the race and will t...

A scary sight

A scary sight

Evan Baron Evergreen Football reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

On a cold and cloudless Halloween night, the No. 25 ranked Arizona State Sun Devils were the team who earned their treats, while the WSU Cougars were tricked the entire night.From multiple fake punts and read-option plays by ASU, WSU had no answer for the Sun Devils and fell by a score of 21-55.Afte...

Squaring off with the elite

Squaring off with the elite

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen Soccer reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

Coming off of a two game sweep of both Arizona and Arizona State, the Washington State soccer team (11-3-3, 4-3-1 Pac-12) will host No. 21 California Friday and No. 6 Stanford Sunday.The two wins in the desert rekindled the team’s fire that had been lost in previous games, which Head Coach Keidane McAlp...

Swimming in Seattle

Adam Loewy Evergreen Swimming reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

Intensity has been the message WSU swimming Head Coach Tom Jager emphasized throughout this week’s practices. The Cougars made a statement in their last meet when they beat Idaho and overcame an initial 32-point deficit to earn their first victory of the season.  Now, the WSU swim team will have to...

Cougar men’s basketball set to return to the Palouse

Cougar men’s basketball set to return to the Palouse

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball

November 1, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Washington State University men's basketball is back.The Cougars will lace up their shoes and put on their home uniforms for the first time tonight this season as they match up against the Central Washington Wildcats at Beasley Coliseum in an exhibition game.Although the 2013-14 season doesn't officiall...

Facing familiar foes at home

Facing familiar foes at home

Brett Gleason Evergreen Volleyball reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Sports, Women's

The Washington State University volleyball team kicks off the second half of Pac-12 conference play this weekend with a pair of matches against Colorado and Utah.The Cougars (15-8, 2-8) host Colorado (14-6, 6-4) tonight and Utah (17-5, 6-4) Saturday night in Bohler Gym. The match against Colorado will ...

Running in the championships

Running in the championships

Evan Baron Evergreen Cross Country reporter

November 1, 2013


Filed under Co Ed, Sports

After running strong in Lewiston two weeks ago, the WSU cross country team is ready for its biggest test of season Saturday. The team will head to Louisville, Colo. to compete in the Pac-12 Championships.Four men's teams from the Pac-12 are ranked in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Assoc...

MJ is the real king

MJ is the real king

Adam Loewy Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

It’s been said that to be the best, you have to beat the best. During an interview about the new NBA 2K14 video game, Michael Jordan said he could have defeated Lebron James in a game of one-on-one when he was in his prime.  Michael Jordan is 100 percent right. There are some incredible all-time ...

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