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NorthWest Sports Beat:
Washington State senior Faisal Aden has been named the Pac-12 Conference men's basketball player of the week, it was announced Monday.
Aden led the Cougars to wins over Stanford and California last week, scoring a career-high 33 points against the Cardinal on Thursday and 24 against the Bears on Saturday.
This is the first conference honor for Aden, the second Cougar this season to earn player-of-the-week accolades.
Teammate Brock Motum picked up the honor on Dec. 12.
BEST OF MAXIM
Tough night last night for the Cougars.
Faisal Aden, the reigning Pac-12 player of the week for Washington State, left the game with what appeared to be a serious left knee injury in the first half. Aden was hurt on a drive to the basket, falling to the court in pain after being stripped of the ball by Jordin Mayes.
Kyle Fogg scored 20 points and Solomon Hill added 17, leading...
WASHINGTON STATE'S zone defense was torched from outside Thursday by Arizona's torrid Wildcats, but the biggest blow may have been the loss of reigning national and Pac-12 Player of the Week Faisal Aden. The senior guard went down with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee and is out indefinitely.
Washington State vs Arizona
Thursday January 26
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It was a nice weekend last week for Washington State with home wins against the NoCal combo of Stanford and California.
It was the Cougars first back to...
Arizona had an impressive first half and never looked back as it blew out Washington State on Thursday night. Read on for a more complete look at the game.
There’s a strange buzz around ASU athletics today. This may be a basketball article but that doesn’t mean we can’t stop and get even more excited about D.J. Foster’s decision – that is the kind of fortune that ASU athletics hasn’t been able to enjoy in the recent months. The good vibes around campus will carry over to Wells Fargo Arena on Saturday afternoon when ASU takes...
The Washington State University men's basketball team will show its support in the fight against cancer at its home basketball game Saturday, Feb. 4 at 2 p.m. against UCLA as the WSU staff will don sneakers with their suits to support Coaches vs. Cancer.
In women's basketball action, Arizona (13-7, 2-6 Pac-12) and Washington State (9-11, 3-5 Pac-12) will tip at 1 p.m. PT/2 p.m. MT on Saturday.
THERE REMAINS JUST one final weekend before Signing Day arrives on Wednesday for the Cougars. Here's your expanded playbook for the latest on Washington State recruiting -- including news, notes, names, visits, number crunching and more...
Washington State commit Pierson Villarrubia of Lakeshore High (Mandeville, La.) recaps his official visit to Pullman.
Kimberly Brandon (17 points, 11 rebounds) and Kali Bennett (10 points, six rebounds) combined for 27 points and 17 rebounds to help lead the Arizona State women's basketball to a 63-46 win over Washington State on Thursday night.
Washington State University senior tennis player Elisabeth Fournier became the school's all-time wins leader as the Cougars defeated Seattle and Portland State Friday at the Simmelink Tennis Courts at Hollingbery Fieldhouse.
Keidane (KEY-Dawn-EE) McAlpine was named the Washington State University Head Soccer Coach, Cougar Director of Athletics Bill Moos announced, Friday.
The Washington State University men's basketball team (11-9, 3-5) will try and bounce back after its first loss in three games as it travels to Tempe, Ariz. to take on Arizona State, Saturday, Jan. 28 at 2 p.m. PT/3 p.m. MT.
With three weeks left until first pitch of the 2012 college baseball season, Washington State opened its spring practice at Bailey-Brayton Field, Friday.
Asked BYU's radio host Ty Brandenburg to tell me the latest on the Cougars and he was succinct. "We're hot," he said.
No doubt. BYU, playing in its first season in the West Coast Conference, is on a seven-game win streak led by freshman G Lexi Eaton. The 6-footer leads three players averaging in double figures, averaging 10.6 points. C Kristen Riley adds 10.6 with...