December 30, 2010
USC next vs. Washington State, Friday at the Galen Center, 3 p.m. TV: FS West ? The Cougars finished last in the Pacific 10 Conference a season ago, but they still swept both games against USC. They've won 10 of their first 12 games behind the league's top scorer, junior guard Klay Thompson (22.3 points per game entering Wednesday). The Trojans are 4-11 in their last 15 games against WSU. ? Baxter Holmes
March 12, 2009 |
Aron Baynes scored 14 of his 20 points in the first half, and Washington State never trailed in beating Oregon, 62-40, on Wednesday night in a first-round game of the Pacific 10 Conference tournament at Staples Center. Baynes, a 6-foot-10, 250-pound senior from Australia, was seven for eight from the field and six for six from the free-throw line, and grabbed eight rebounds before leaving with 5 minutes 57 seconds left and the Cougars leading, 56-37.
November 5, 2013 |
SEATTLE - In the election night count of ballots in Washington state, a "living wage" measure in the small city of SeaTac was ahead in the polls, while a statewide measure to require the labeling of some genetically engineered foods appeared to be lagging. Because Washington votes entirely by mail, ballot counting will not be completed until later in the week. About half of all mailed ballots are generally completed by the Friday before election day, election officials say, but as long as ballots have a Nov. 5 postmark, they will be counted.
August 27, 2013 |
There are plenty of former high school standouts from Los Angeles who will be seeing lots of playing time this season at Washington State. Former Venice All-City players Gabe Marks (receiver) and Teondray Caldwell (running back) are expected to start. Robert Lewis (South East) and River Cracraft (Santa Margarita) are receivers set to make an impact. Freshman Daquawn Brown (Dorsey) could be playing immediately at cornerback. Kache Palacio (Gardena Serra) and Jeremiah Allison (Dorsey)
January 5, 2013 |
Authorities in Washington state narrowed their search Saturday for a skydiver who disappeared after jumping from a helicopter above the Cascade Mountains and are hoping to find the 29-year old alive after two days in the rugged terrain. Sgt. Cindi West of the King County Sheriff's Office said authorities used cellphone signals and the helicopter's flight pattern to focus on a quarter-square-mile area on Mt Si east of Seattle. The skydiver's cellphone is no longer working, she said.
December 9, 2012 |
Some had waited decades for this. So early Sunday, the first day they could legally wed, same-sex couples in Washington state held marriage ceremonies immediately after midnight and made plans to get hitched en masse. At the King County Courthouse, Sarah and Emily Cofer got married in casual clothes at 12:01 a.m., with their 9-month-old daughter in attendance. At the same time, the Seattle Times reported, another ceremony took place between Mary Davidson and Monica Rozgay at the Seattle Yacht Club.
February 21, 2009 |
WOMEN USC 68, at Washington State 57: Bouncing back from last week's two losses at home, the visiting Trojans (13-11, 7-6 in the Pacific 10 Conference) came on in the second half after trailing the Cougars (10-15, 3-11) by one at halftime. at Washington 59, UCLA 49: The Bruins (15-9, 6-7) could not recover from a 27-19 halftime deficit against the Huskies (6-18, 2-12). -- Associated Press TODAY Green Bay at Long Beach State...2:30 Cal State Fullerton at New Mexico State...