College sports

Nowell scores 32, Washington tops Belmont 86-82

The Huskies rally from nine points down in the final five minute to win their season opener.

Cougars looks to shore up kickoff coverage after Stanford game

WSU is working on limiting holes in kickoff coverage after giving up over 100 yards to the Cardinal

Huskies to begin Hopkins era vs. Belmont on Friday

There won’t be much fans will recognize about UW’s style of play at first.

Big problem for Huskies’ defensive backs is Stanford’s size

Five of Stanford’s leading WRs and/or TEs are nearly five inches taller than UW’s cornerbacks.

Gonzaga basketball lands big man from Serbia

Filip Petrusev picked Zags over Kansas, Virginia, Utah, Tennessee, Florida, Indiana and Stanford.

‘Evil genius’ molds UW into best defense in college football

Defensive coordinator Pete Kwiatkowski has taken the No. 9 UW from putrid to powerful in his 4 seasons.

UW-Stanford matchup features top defense vs. top rusher

The Huskies’ No. 1 unit will look to contain Stanford’s dynamic RB Bryce Love in Friday’s showdown.

Video: Edmonds Community College volleyball

The rejuvenated Tritons can claim a share of the region title by beating Bellevue on Tuesday.

Edmonds Community College volleyball sailing again

Two years after a winless season, the Tritons are on the verge of an NWAC North Region title.

UW’s Victor adjusting to reserve role

The Huskies have an elite defense even with the returning star relegated to the bench.

Community roundup: Crenshaw helps WSU soccer to NCAAs

Herald staff The Washington State women’s soccer team, on which Marysville native and Marysville Getchell alumna Kelsee Crenshaw is a first-team defender, received an at-large… Continue reading

Former Husky recruit named preseason All-American

Michael Porter Jr. led Seattle’s Nathan Hale High School to the 3A state championship last season

Pettis sets punt-return mark, UW trounces Oregon 38-3

The Huskies’ Dante Pettis tallies his NCAA record 9th punt-return touchdown in a win over the Ducks.

Commentary: Pitching in MLB playoffs resembling college ball

Twenty-seven outs. From the pitching and defense perspectives, that’s what it takes to win a nine-inning baseball game. There are no rules as to how… Continue reading

Falk sets yardage record, No. 25 WSU beats No. 18 Stanford

Luke Falk becomes the Pac-12’s career leader in passing yards in a 24-21 victory over the Cardinal.

UW-Oregon rivalry could soon be best its ever been

Given their previous successes, Petersen and Taggart could take the Ducks-Huskies rivalry to new heights.

Stopping Redskins’ versatile RB key for Seahawks

Washington’s Chris Thompson is the only player in the NFL to lead his team in rushing and receiving.

Browning on verge of TD record at UW

The junior quarterback is three TD passes away from setting the career mark at Washington.

New coach Hopkins installing defense as UW’s team identity

A preseason 8-minute stretch of stops made the light bulb come on for the Huskies.

‘Unsung hero’ Burr-Kirven becoming staple on UW’s defense

Once deemed too small, the junior inside linebacker leads the Huskies in tackles this season.