Whale Stranded in Western Washington State Beach FreedNOAA Fisheries said Saturday that workers freed the 24-foot (7.3-meter) whale during high tide Friday by digging a trench and using a shore-anchored pulley system.
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
Longrus and Hawkinson Named to NABC Honors CourtWashington State University men’s basketball graduate, Junior Longrus, and rising-senior, Josh Hawkinson, have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court, recognizing those collegiate basketball student-athletes who excelled in academics during the 2015-16 season, the organization announced Tuesday.
Pac-12 Announces Men’s Basketball Weekly MatchupsWashington State men’s basketball will open the 2016-17 Pac-12 season at Washington, the Pac-12 Conference announced Tuesday, along with the weekly conference matchups and site designations.
Cougars to Embark on Italian Foreign TourThe Washington State University men’s basketball team will team up with Basketball Travelers, Inc. for a 10-day international tour of Italy, August 4-14, head coach Ernie Kent announced.
Baynes and Motum Selected to Australian Olympic Men’s Basketball TeamFormer Washington State University men’s basketball standouts, Aron Baynes and Brock Motum, have been chosen for the 12-man 2016 Australian Olympic Men’s Basketball Team, also known as the Boomers, Basketball Australia announced Monday.
Pac-12 All-Star Games Versus Australian National Team to be TelevisedIn line with the Pac-12 Global initiative, Pac-12 Networks will televise the men’s basketball exhibition games between the Pac-12 All-Star team, featuring WSU rising-senior forward Josh Hawkinson, and the Australian Men’s National Team - known as the Australian Boomers - July 12 and July 14. The games are part of the Boomers’ preparation for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Volkswagen To Pay Washington State $26 MillionThe settlement is believed to be the third-largest Consumer Protection recovery in Washington's history.
Washington Democrats Meets For State Convention"We're seeing a lot of people shifting gears. I do think we're going to be able to unite."
Junior Longrus to Join the Men’s Basketball StaffAn important part of the Washington State men’s basketball team as a student-athlete the last four years, Junior Longrus, will join the staff as the team’s graduate manager
Cougars Add Keith Langston Beginning in 2016-17Keith Langston (6-5, 190, Guard – Chicago, Ill./Chabot College-Calif.) has signed a Financial Aid Agreement and will join the Washington State University men’s basketball program beginning with the 2016-17 season, head coach Ernie Kent announced Monday.