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Cardinal beats Cougs in Bay Area finale

Junior guard Myles Warren handles the ball at the top of the key.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen reporter January 12, 2021

WSU men’s basketball’s trip to the Bay Area ended with a loss when the Cougars (9-2, 2-2) were defeated by the Stanford Cardinals 75-60 on Saturday at Kaiser Arena in Santa Cruz, Calif. Freshman...

WSU gets set to host Wildcats

Freshman guard TJ Bamba takes the ball up-court against Montana State on Dec. 18.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen reporter January 2, 2021

WSU men’s basketball resumes its season on Jan. 2 against the University of Arizona Wildcats for the first game of 2021 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Beasley Coliseum. This game will mark the end of WSU’s...

Cougs finish non-conference play undefeated

Junior guard Myles Warren dribbles past a Northwestern defender towards the basket.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen reporter December 24, 2020

WSU men’s basketball heads into the holiday season with yet another victory against their final non-conference opponent. The Cougars (8-0) defeated the Northwestern State Demons (1-10) 62-52 on Dec....

No Bonton, no problem: Cougs go 6-0

Freshman center Efe Abogidi finished the game with 19 points and 15 rebounds, both career highs.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen men's basketball reporter December 19, 2020

WSU men’s basketball remains undefeated this season with a 82-54 victory over the Montana State Bobcats on Friday. This is WSU’s (6-0) best start to a season since the 2017-18 season. Sophomore...

Cougars look to go 6-0 for the first time since 2017-18 season

Senior guard Isaac Bonton will play against his former school, the Montana State University Bobcats, at 6 p.m. on Friday.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen men's basketball reporter December 18, 2020

The WSU men’s basketball team will conclude finals week with a home matchup against the Montana State University Bobcats at 6 p.m. on Friday. WSU (5-0) holds a 23-8 all-time record against MSU (2-1),...

Williams leads Cougars to fifth straight win

Sophomore and freshman guards Noah Williams and TJ Bamba combined for 33 points in the win.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor December 13, 2020

In the ninth all-time matchup between WSU and Portland State, the Cougars (5-0) remain undefeated against the Vikings (1-2). WSU defeated Portland State 69-60 after another leading performance from...

Cougars take on Vikings at Beasley

Sophomore forward DJ Rodman has fluctuated from the starting lineup and the bench after the first four games for WSU.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor December 11, 2020

WSU men’s basketball looks to add another win to its record against the Portland State Vikings on Dec. 13, who the Cougars (4-0) have never lost to across seven all-time matchups. The Vikings (1-1)...

Another close win for WSU

Sophomore guard Noah Williams scored 19 points, 12 in the second half, to help WSU defeat Idaho.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor December 10, 2020

Leave it to the WSU men’s basketball to have yet another late-game victory this time against their long-time rivals, the Idaho Vandals. A second-half turnaround gave WSU (4-0) enough to defeat the...

WSU hosts 276th ‘Battle of the Palouse’

Senior guard Isaac Bonton rushes past a defender during the game against OSU Dec. 2 at Beasley Coliseum.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor December 9, 2020

The 276th “Battle of the Palouse” between the WSU and Idaho men’s basketball teams will tip off at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Beasley Coliseum. Fans will not be allowed to attend, but the game will air...

Cougars take down Beavers

Junior forward Aljaz Kunc finished the game with 12 points and a drawn charge with 22 seconds left to give WSU the win.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor December 3, 2020

The WSU men’s basketball team defeated the Oregon State Beavers 59-55 after yet another nail-biting finish Wednesday at Beasley Coliseum. After sophomore guard Noah Williams made back-to-back, game-winning...

WSU to host first conference opponent

Sophomore guard Noah Williams said WSU will have a great start to its conference this season after back-to-back close finishes in Beasley.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor December 1, 2020

The WSU men’s basketball team will take a brief detour from non-conference play and face fellow Pac-12 opponent, the Oregon State Beavers, at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Beasley Coliseum. Fans will not be...

Another close win for WSU at home

Before fouling out in the second half, freshman center Efe Abogidi put up 10 points, a block and two steals.
RYAN ROOT, Evergreen sports editor November 29, 2020

The Cougars’ near 68-year winning streak still stands after a nail-biting finish in Beasley Coliseum. The WSU men’s basketball team (2-0, 0-0) defeated the Eastern Washington University...

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