The Cougars will take on San Diego at 6:30 p.m. Friday in Honolulu, Hawaii in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
The winningest team in WSU women’s soccer history heads into Friday’s College Cup game against top-seeded North Carolina with a 16-6-1 record. Kickoff is at 4 p.m. Dec. 6 at Avaya Stadium in San Jose. Fans unable to make the trip can watch the game on ESPNU.
In her role as WSU’s faculty athletics representative, Swanger serves as an envoy between the president’s office and athletics officials, ensuring compliance, and academic integrity while promoting the well-being of student-athletes.
It marks the second straight season the Cougar squad has been selected to the NCAA tournament and its 12th appearance overall.
The Pac-10 has released it new logo, but says an update to the Pac-12 will follow. To read the story go to the Seattle Times.
The announcement of the new logo was part of the Pac-10/ bicoastal media tour, including WSU Football Head Coach Paul Wulff and eight other conference football coaches (photo of coaches and wives in New York). Wulff is participating in the Pac-10 Conference’s bicoastal media tour this week.
After ringing the NASDAQ opening bell Wednesday morning with Commissioner Larry Scott and the other nine conference head coaches, he traveled to Bristol, … » More …
GOLD RIVER, Calif. – Washington State University’s women’s rowing team capped its 2008 season with an eighth-place finish at the 2008 NCAA Women’s Rowing Championships, Sunday at the Sacramento State Aquatic Center.
The eighth-place finish is the second-highest in school history, trailing the fourth-place showing in 2006, and ahead of 2003 and 2004, when the Cougars placed 12th and ninth, respectively. The varsity eight boat received an at-large bid in 2002 and finished 13th.
“It was a great way to end the year, I could not have asked for anything more,” said WSU Head Coach Jane LaRiviere. “This team has worked hard all year and … » More …
Photos by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services
Tony Bennett has one of those little inspirational mottos on his desk that reads, “There’s nothing less important than the score at halftime.”
“This was one of those cases,” the Washington State coach declared after watching his Cougars register a 71-40 victory over Winthrop on Thursday night.
The fourth-seeded Cougars broke away from a
halftime tie to beat the Eagles in the East Regional behind 19 points and eight rebounds from Aron Baynes.
Kyle Weaver and Robbie Cowgill … » More …
(Photos by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services).
The Cougars will take on 13th-seeded Winthrop today at the Pepsi Arena in Denver, Colo. Today’s game starts at 4:30 p.m. pacific time and can be watched on the giant screen at Beasley coliseum. Doors at Beasley will open at 3:20 p.m. and consessions will be open.
All Cougar fans have been looking forward to this since the selections were announced Sunday…to read more of the 2008 NCAA Tournament Blog by Jason Krump, visit http://wsucougars.cstv.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/08-ncaa-tourn-blog.html
Scores on round one of the NCAA Big Dance, … » More …
Photos by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services.
We were told that a snowstorm hit Denver yesterday, but you wouldn’t know it judging by the weather today. Sunny skies and temperatures nearing the 60 degree mark is what welcomed us on our arrival to Denver.
I’m not egotistical enough to think that you are reading this blog to get my thoughts. You want to know what Tony Bennett is thinking so here are some quotes from my conversation with him after this afternoon’s practice: