The new Cougar Den—featuring an array of new food and beverage options, including beer and wine—debuted earlier this month with the opening of Pac‑12 basketball play for the men’s team.
PULLMAN – You could hear the relief in the voices of Arizona players and interim coach Kevin O’Neill.
Desperate for a win, Chase Budinger scored 22 points and Jerryd Bayless had all 20 of his points after the half to help Arizona upset No. 17 Washington State on Saturday night.
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Seattle Times – WSU Men’s Basketball | Arizona knocks off No. 17 Cougars,http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/cougars/2004197911_webcougmen23.html
or Men’s Basketball | Arizona matchup dooms Cougars, http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/cougars/2004197981_withers24.html
Spokesman-Review – Arizona sweeps WSU with win in Pullman,http://www.spokesmanreview.com/breaking/story.asp?ID=13811
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The third annual Sterling Savings Bank Night with Cougar Basketball, featuring Washington State Men’s Basketball Head Coach Tony Bennett and Women’s Basketball Head Coach June Daugherty, will take place, Friday, Oct. 19 at Bell Harbor International Conference Center (2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66) in Seattle.
Festivities begin at 5:45 p.m. with a social and silent auction; dinner and the evening’s program begin at 6:45 p.m.
“They say we’re ranked seventh in the country in college basketball – that brings a lot of expectations and excitement for the upcoming season,” Coach Tony Bennett told the Pullman Kiwanis Club Thursday at their noon meeting in the Gladish Community and Cultural Center.
After a year of accomplishments and honors, the Cougar men’s basketball team hopes to use last year’s success to help springboard them into this year’s competition. “Last year was our “TAY” – turn around year,” said Bennett. “We brought the program back to respectability.”
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