UW Basketball Defense Awakens in 92-58 Win Over NAUAfter struggling defensively in its first two games of the season — even surrendering 98 points to Yale in a home loss to open the 2016 slate — Washington appeared to find its mojo on both sides of the ball Sunday in a 92-58 win over Northern Arizona at Alaska Airlines Arena.
Oni, Downey Lift Yale Past Washington 98-90Miye Oni scored 24 points, Sam Downey added 22 and Yale turned back a furious second-half rally to hold off Washington 98-90 on Sunday in the season opener for both teams.
Washington State Coach Promises Better Talent This SeasonThe Cougars basketball team have not made the NCAA Tournament since the 2008 season under former coach Tony Bennett.
Pac-12 Announces Conference ScheduleThe Cougars open conference play at Washington, Jan. 1
Pac-12 Announces Game Times and TV Schedule for 2016-17 SeasonThe Pac-12 Conference has announced game times and TV selections along with dates for league action for the 2016-17 season men’s basketball season and the Huskies will be featured on national television at least 13 times during the year. Game times for UW’s road contests in non-conference action are determined by the opponent and will be announced at a later date.
Raphael Chillious Elevated to Associate Head CoachUniversity of Washington assistant men’s basketball coach Raphael Chillious has been elevated to associate head coach, Lorenzo Romar announced Monday.
Two Cougars Granted Releases from ProgramSophomore Ny Redding and junior Renard Suggs have been granted their releases from the Washington State University men’s basketball program and will transfer, head coach Ernie Kent announced Friday.
Washington Downs Washington State 99-95 in OTAndrew Andrews scored 29 points, including two free throws with 3.4 seconds left in overtime, to lift Washington to a 99-95 win at Washington State on Saturday afternoon.
Washington State Beats New Mexico 82-59 In HawaiiJosh Hawkinson and Ike Iroegbu each posted a double-double, and Washington State beat New Mexico 82-59 on Friday for seventh place in the Diamond Head Classic.
Hield Helps #3 Oklahoma Rout Washington State 88-60
Cougars Dominate UTEP At Both Ends Of Floor In 84-68 Romp
Oklahoma Women Win Late At Washington 71-68Oklahoma trailed 68-63 with two minutes to play.