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...

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 ...

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 ...

Big game, small package

Zack Menchel | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 19, 2014

The two conference road wins weren’t enough for the Cougar women’s basketball team; they had to continue making headlines.Following wins against Utah and Colorado throughout the weekend, Tia Presley was named the Pac-12 Player of the Week.The junior guard from Spokane posted two 32-point games and ...

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...

Road warriors; WSU sweeps weekend trip

WSU guard Lia Galdeira shoots the ball during a road game against Utah, Friday, Feb. 14

Robin Dich | Evergreen Women's Basketball reporter

February 18, 2014

After a week at home, WSU looked rejuvenated on the road in wins against Utah and Colorado in the first road sweep of the season for the Cougar women’s basketball team.Washington State (14-12, 8-6) returns to Pullman with two big wins over the Colorado Buffalos (14-11, 4-10) and the Utah Utes (10-14...

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...

Staying on the right track

Adam Loewy | Evergreen Track and Field reporter

February 18, 2014

Records are meant to be broken, and two Washington State track stars continue to break them.At the Husky Classic in Seattle, senior Rudy Roberts surpassed former WSU Cougar Jennifer Bravard’s time in the women’s 3,000-meter and finished one-tenth of a second ahead with a time of 9 minutes and 15.79 se...

Queens of the court: WSU tennis remains dominant

From staff reports

February 18, 2014

WSU tennis continued its red-hot start to the season and extended its winning streak to eight matches with victories against two ranked opponents over the weekend.The Cougars (10-1) dropped the doubles point but took the match with the help of four singles victories in a 5-2 win over No. 66 Fresno State...

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...

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