College sports

Michigan ends Loyola’s amazing run in Final Four

The third-seeded Wolverines overcome a 10-point deficit to oust the 11th-seeded Ramblers 69-57.

New assistant DBs coach Harris took long road to UW

The former USC safety started at the bottom coaching youth football in Southern California.

UW’s Dickerson enters NBA draft, won’t hire agent

The Huskies’ post has until April 10 to decide whether to turn professional.

Gaskin embraces role as ‘old dude’ for UW

The 21-year-old tailback and Lynnwood native is happy to pass along his knowledge in the locker room.

Johnson to transfer from UW hoops, Flynn leaving Cougars

Johnson saw his minutes cut this season under coach Mike Hopkins, and Flynn was WSU’s No. 2 scorer.

Three freshman make the AP All-America first team

Oklahoma’s Trae Young, Arizona’s Deandre Ayton and Duke’s Marvin Bagley III combine to make history

Community roundup: Wrestler Hubby wins 2 national titles

By Nick Patterson Herald Writer It’s been quite the school year for wrestler Kiley Hubby. She won her weight class at the Women’s West Coast… Continue reading

Ex-Nathan Hale star Porter Jr., WSU’s Franks to NBA draft

Missouri’s Michael Porter Jr. says he is declaring for the NBA draft. The 6-foot-10 forward made the announcement on Instagram… Continue reading

Washington defensive back Austin Joyner (right) intercepts a pass meant for Oregon State’s Victor Bolden Jr. in the second half of their college football game in October 2016. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Huskies’ secondary is both experienced and deep

UW has 14 defensive backs at the start of spring camp, including all four starters from last season

Washington defensive back Austin Joyner (right) intercepts a pass meant for Oregon State’s Victor Bolden Jr. in the second half of their college football game in October 2016. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Michigan edges Florida State 58-54 to reach Final Four

Charles Matthews scored 17 points as the Wolverines earn their first Final Four berth since 2013.

No. 11 Loyola beats Kansas State to reach Final Four

The Ramblers win 78-62 to match the lowest-seeded team ever to reach the Final Four.

UW’s linebacker group will be one of deepest in nation

The Huskies return a trio of starters and have a number of potential young standouts.

UW men’s basketball coach Hopkins says he’s staying

The Huskies’ coach refuted an ESPN report that he is a candidate for the job at Pittsburgh.

Gonzaga bows out with Sweet 16 loss to Florida State

Playing without injured forward Killian Tillie, the Bulldogs lose to the Seminoles 75-60.

‘Snacks’ Norvell provides huge spark for low-key Gonzaga

The charismatic redshirt freshman has upped his game in leading the Bulldogs to the Sweet 16.

Huskies land 4-star center from Utah

7-footer Bryan Penn-Johnson is listed as the nation’s 7th-best center prospect according to 247 Sports.

Saint Mary’s beats UW men 85-81

The Huskies’ season ends at 21-13.

Community roundup: 4th-grade hoopsters win state title

The Jackson Wolfpack fourth grade boys basketball team claimed a state championship by wining it’s division at the Washington Middle School Basketball Championship held over… Continue reading

Back in the Sweet 16: Gonzaga beat Ohio State

Zach Norvell Jr. scores 28 points as the Bulldogs beat the Buckeyes 90-84 to advance.

All-time stunner: No. 16 UMBC downs No. 1 Virginia

The Retrievers win 74-54 to become the first 16-seed in NCAA Tournament history to beat a No. 1.