College Hoops

The dolt pictured above is Mark Emmert, former president of the University of Washington who is pre...
Danny O'Neil

Feds wasting time (and your money) on college hoops

Why in the world is the FBI worried about $10,000 that may have gone to the best player on a Washington team that won all of two conference games?
6 years ago
Eric Mandel

Gonzaga earns No. 1 seed in NCAA tournament

The Gonzaga men's basketball team earned a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament and will face South Dakota State on Thursday.
7 years ago
Eric Mandel

Washington’s Markelle Fultz, Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss named to Wooden Award list

University of Washington freshman Markelle Fultz and Gonzaga junior guard Nigel Williams-Goss are among the 20 finalists for the 2017 John R. Wooden Award.
7 years ago
Kyle Wiltjer and Gonzaga are a win away from a second straight trip to the Elite Eight. (AP)...
Brent Stecker

Gonzaga is back in the Sweet 16, but it’s not the same old Zags

The Zags have been up to their old antics with a pair of upset wins in the NCAA Tournament, but their strength is not the play of their guards like in previous years.
8 years ago

Washington men take control early, defeat Montana 92-62

Marquese Chriss scored 22 points and Dejounte Murray added 16 as Washington took control early and rolled to a 92-62 non-conference victory over Montana on Saturday.
9 years ago

Washington QB apologizes for off-field incident

Washington quarterback Cyler Miles apologized Wednesday for his involvement in an off-field incident after the Super Bowl that led to his suspension for the Huskies' season opener at Hawaii.
10 years ago

Gonzaga takes No. 8 seed, will play Oklahoma St.

Gonzaga drew the No. 8 seed in the West Region and will be the lone Washington state representative in the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
10 years ago

Washington State blown out at home by No. 25 ASU

Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday was pretty sure why his team lost 55-21 to No. 25 Arizona State on Thursday night.
11 years ago
Reggie Rogers was chosen seventh overall in the 1987 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions. (AP)...

Former UW football player Reggie Rogers dies at age 49

Former University of Washington football player Reggie Rogers was reportedly found dead at his Seattle home on Thursday.
11 years ago
Washington quarterback Keith Price (17) looks to pass in the first half of an NCAA college football...

Huskies, Sun Devils seeking crucial win

The Washington Huskies face yet another tough road test as they travel to Arizona State. The Huskies, coming off consecutive losses to top-five teams Stanford and Oregon, will look to stop a Sun Devils offense that is accounting for more than 480 yards a game.
11 years ago
The University of Oregon offense moves at light speed, and so does the fashion department at the sc...
Chris Sullivan

WSU will see pink against Oregon Ducks

You can add another uniform combination for the Oregon Ducks this weekend as they celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
11 years ago

Zags need to change conferences to prove their doubters wrong

The No. 1 Zags' 76-70 loss to Wichita State proved that they need a tougher league schedule to become a true title contender.
11 years ago

Washington, Seattle U to play in WNIT

By staff The Washington and Seattle University women’s basketball teams’ seasons will continue in the Women’s National Invitational Tournament. Both squads have accepted bids to the WNIT, and will start the 32-team, single-elimination tournament this week. The Huskies (20-11) will take on Eastern Washington (19-12) Friday at American Airlines Arena, while the Redhawks open […]
11 years ago
Gonzaga’s rise this week to the top spot in the college basketball polls is paying big divide...
Josh Kerns

Gonzaga’s No. 1 ranking paying big off court

Gonzaga's rise this week to the top spot in the college basketball polls is paying big dividends for the little Spokane school. And the university is doing all it can to capitalize.
11 years ago
Wednesday’s defeat at the hands of No. 23 Oregon was Washington’s seventh loss in its p...

What is wrong with the Husky basketball team?

By Justin Lester With just two weeks left until March, Husky fans are asking a question that hasn’t been asked in a long time. What is wrong with the Washington men’s basketball team? After Wednesday’s defeat at the hands of No. 23 Oregon at Alaska Airlines Arena, the Huskies are 13-12 (5-7) on the year, […]
12 years ago

Zags climb to #6 in AP, USA Today polls

By 710 ESPN Staff/Associated Press The Gonzaga Bulldogs continue to impress voters with their stellar play, climbing this week to the No. 6 spot in both the AP and USA Today college basketball polls. The Zags (21-2, 8-0) moved up one spot after defeating both Loyola Marymount and The University of San Diego last week. […]
12 years ago

Gonzaga slips in AP poll

Duke is No. 1 in The Associated Press’ college basketball poll after dropping from the top spot for one week, while Gonzaga slipped a couple of spots after Saturday night’s last second loss to Butler. The Blue Devils, who fell to No. 3 last week, took advantage of losses by Louisville and Indiana to move […]
12 years ago
Abdul Gaddy and Washington are off to a 4-0 start in the Pac-12 as a result of tough defense, givin...

Washington’s 4-0 Pac-12 start all because of D

Even in the past when they were pretty good defensively, the fast-paced athleticism the Washington Huskies showed at the offensive end always got the attention.
12 years ago
California’s Tyrone Wallace led the Golden Bears with a season-high 16 points. (AP)...

Golden Bears overcome drought to hold off Cougars

By MICHAEL WAGAMAN Associated Press BERKELEY, Calif. – California head coach Mike Montgomery isn’t going to make any apologies for the way his team has to grind out games these days. With little scoring punch beyond the tandem of Allen Crabbe and Justin Cobbs, it’s the way the Golden Bears are going to have to […]
12 years ago
Washington’s C.J. Wilcox led all scorers with 18 points, including 13 in the first half. (AP)...

Wilcox leads Washington to 68-63 win

C.J. Wilcox scored 18 points and Washington beat poor-shooting Washington State 68-63 on Saturday night.
12 years ago
Josh Kerns

Husky punched out in post-Apple Cup incident

The University of Washington says it has no comment about a video of Husky Austin Seferian-Jenkins getting knocked down by a punch as fans rushed the field following WSU's Apple Cup upset.
12 years ago
The WSU band turns its back to UW as they exit the tunnel. (AP Photo)...

Looking for a little attitude before Apple Cup

Corny and sometimes creative jokes used to be the norm during Apple Cup rivalry week. Thanks to the average-to-lousy state of both football programs, it appears the fans just aren't into the Washington-Washington State game like they used to be.
12 years ago

Seattle’s KeyArena to host NCAA tournament 2015

It'll have been 11 years since Seattle has hosted the NCAA men's basketball tournament in 2015 when the league returns.
12 years ago

Leach deserves patience, but shouldn’t WSU be better?

I didn't expect the Cougs to be a great team in Mike Leach's first season as coach, but I thought we'd be more entertaining and more competitive than we've been in the past. I guess I was wrong about that.
12 years ago