College sports

WSU vs. Michigan State a study of contrasting styles

From their coaches to the way they play, the Cougars and the Spartans are very different teams.

Commentary: Fiesta Bowl a worthy bowl game for rising Huskies

Despite not being in the College Football Playoff, Washington vs. Penn State is worth anticipating

Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s still headliners for WCC

Conference play starts Thursday and the Zags and Gaels are the teams to beat.

POLL: Will it be Washington or Penn St. in the Fiesta Bowl?

The Huskies and Nittany Lions square off Saturday in one of college football’s biggest bowl games.

Community roundup: Hubby wins top girls wrestling tourney

Kiley Hubby traveled to California and came home a champion. The sophomore at Glacier Peak High School won her division at the Women’s West Coast… Continue reading

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                                Amani Oruwariye (21) is among a trio of Penn State defensive backs who are ranked in the top 100 in the nation in passes defensed.

Penn State’s secondary should give Huskies a stern test

Nittany Lions’ collection of defensive backs is among the best in the country

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                                Amani Oruwariye (21) is among a trio of Penn State defensive backs who are ranked in the top 100 in the nation in passes defensed.

Iconic broadcaster Enberg dies at 82

Knonw for his catchphrase ‘Oh my!’, Enberg was a master at calling big events in various sports.

Oregon athletics accused of infractions in 4 sports

The NCAA alleges football, men’s basketball, women’s basketball and track and field were noncompliant.

UCLA suspends remaining shoplifters for rest of season

The Bruins’ Jalen Hill and Cody Riley admitted to shoplifting during a November trip to China.

San Diego State upsets No. 12 Gonzaga 72-70

Zach Norvell Jr. leads Gonzaga with 22 points and Johnathan Williams adds 15 rebounds in the loss.

Cousins, former teammates square off when UW faces Montana

The Huskies’ David Crisp and the Grizzlies’ Ahmaad Rorie won a state title together at Clover Park.

UW football inks 18 on early signing day

The class is highlighted by the recruits at offensive line, quarterback and wide receiver.

UW routs Bethune-Cookman, matches win total from last season

David Crisp scored 18 as Washington earned its 9th win of the season, 106-55 over the Wildcats.

One more test for UW’s Vea?

The junior hopes for one more shining performance in the Fiesta Bowl, then he may look to the NFL.

Huskies look to seal top-notch recruiting class Wednesday

Recruiting websites have the current UW class ranked as high as No. 10 in the country.

Pac-12 led the nation in targeting penalties this season

Overall, targeting calls involving major-conference teams were up 30 percent over last year

A breakdown of targeting penalties in major college football

Safeties racked up the most targeting penalties during the 2017 regular season

For EvCC’s Taggart, home is where the hoop is

The sophomore dual-sport athlete transferred home to play for the Trojans.

Gonzaga rebounds from subpar game, throttles IUPUI 101-71

Killian Tillie, who was benched by Zags coach Mark Few, led the way with a career-high 27 points.

Community roundup: Stanwood youth football 3rd at nationals

The Stanwood Youth Football Bantams returned from the Pro Football Hall of Fame National Youth Championships with their heads held high. The 12-year-old team went… Continue reading