March 25, 2009
Four WSU men’s basketball student-athletes have been named to the 2009 Pacific-10 Men’s Basketball All-Academic First Team.
They are Aron Baynes, Daven Harmeling, Nikola Koprivica and Taylor Rochestie. The four first-team representatives mark the most in WSU history.
Each of the last two seasons three Cougars have earned spots on the all-academic first team. Last year WSU set a school record with five all-academic honorees as Harmeling and Rochestie, along with Robbie Cowgill, earned first team accolades and Baynes and Koprivica were named to the second team.
A native of Cairns, Australia, Baynes carries a 3.24 grade point average … » More …
February 22, 2008
PULLMAN -Derrick Low scored 15 points and No. 17 Washington State relied on the Pac-10’s best defense to shut down Arizona State in a 59-47 victory Thursday night.
Aron Baynes and Taylor Rochestie both had 10 points and six rebounds for Washington State (21-5, 9-5), which won its fourth straight, the longest current streak in the conference. The Cougars swept the two-game series with Arizona State for the second straight season.
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February 8, 2008
PULLMAN (AP) — Darren Collison scored all of his 18 points in the decisive second half and freshman Kevin Love added 16 points and nine rebounds to lead No. 5 UCLA to a rugged 67-59 victory over reeling No. 17 Washington State on Thursday night.
Collison made all seven of his free throws and coolly shook off 0-for-4 shooting in the first half as the Bruins (21-2, 9-1 Pac-10) stayed one game ahead of Stanford atop the Pac-10. UCLA, which has appeared in two consecutive Final Fours, remained on its best … » More …