by WSU Athletics Media Relations
PULLMAN, Wash. - The Washington State University Cougars accepted an invitation to play in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl Saturday, Dec. 21, at 11 a.m. (PST), Gildan New Mexico Bowl Executive Director Jeff Siembieda announced Sunday.
“It’s great to be able to welcome
By TODD DVORAKAssociated Press
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Buffalo and San Diego State have accepted invitations to play in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl in Boise later this month.
The postseason opportunity is just the second in school history for the Bulls (8-4, 6-2 Mid-American Conference) and the first
by Gonzaga Athletics Media Relations
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Gonzaga University women’s basketball sophomore Shaniqua Nilles was the hero Sunday afternoon for the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team, draining a baseline jumper as time expired to give the 24th ranked Bulldogs a heart-pounding 59-58
by Spokane Chiefs Media RelationsThe Spokane Chiefs lost for the third straight time in as many meetings to the Seattle Thunderbirds this week, as a 3 goal third period lifted Seattle to a 4-2 win over the Chiefs in Kent, WA Saturday night. With the loss, Spokane fell 2 points back of the
by Whitworth University Sports Information
SPOKANE, Wash. – George Valle led a balanced Whitworth attack with 14 points to help the Pirates beat visiting UC Santa Cruz 87-67 in a non-conference men’s basketball game on Saturday night in the Whitworth Fieldhouse.
The Pirates (4-2) posted season
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Sam Dower Jr. scored 22 points, Gerard Coleman added 21 and No. 19 Gonzaga overcame a slow start to hold off New Mexico State 80-68 Saturday night.
Kevin Pangos added 15 points for Gonzaga (8-1), which was plagued by poor shooting in the first half and kept 11 points below its
By JULIE SCOTTAssociated Press
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - DaVonte Lacy scored 23 points and D.J. Shelton added 10 points and 14 rebounds and hit two key free throws to help Washington State beat al Idaho 67-66 Saturday.
Steven Madison hit two free throws with 30 seconds remaining in the game to put the
By KEITH FREEMANAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Bareback rider Steven Peebles won for the second straight round in the National Finals Rodeo, scoring 85.5 points on Cool Water on Saturday night.
Peebles, from Redmond, Ore., has moved from eighth to fourth in the season standings with $119,060.
by Idaho Athletics Media Relations
MISSOULA, Mont.—The University of Idaho women’s basketball team wrapped up its stay at the 33rd Lady Griz Classic with an 83-60 win over Appalachian State at Dahlberg Arena on Saturday night.
Sophomore Stacey Barr matched her season high with 23 points to lead the
When two teams are separated by less than 10 miles their contests have a habit of ending in something spectacular. That is exactly what happened tonight, Dec. 7, in Moscow when the Washington State University men's basketball team overcame the University of Idaho late to win 67-66 in the 268th
By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say that they discovered weeks after his funeral that his body had been sent home without a heart - and that the Department of Defense later gave them somebody else's heart
A man who has already endured more than most is facing a new challenge.
Over the weekend, James VanCuren's snow tires were stolen from outside his garage before being installed on his truck.
"I'm not taking the pass this time of year with bald tires," said VanCuren.
The loss of his tires
By GARY B. GRAVESAP Sports Writer
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - James Young scored 17 of his 21 points in the first half and No. 11 Kentucky used solid defense to hand Boise State its first loss, 70-55 on Tuesday night.
Outrebounded by 15 in losing to No. 14 Baylor last Friday, the Wildcats (8-2) bounced