With one home loss in Mountain West Conference play, the nationally-ranked San Diego St. Aztecs needed to hold serve at home against the visiting (and also nationally-ranked) New Mexico Lobos Saturday afternoon before 12,414 at Viejas Arena in San Diego. The Aztecs did that and more.
January 26, 2013
THE SKY IS falling! That's been the prevailing theme running through cyberspace on Coug hoops the past week. Heck, even folks who should know better, like SeattlePI.com and KHQ-TV in Spokane, made a far bigger deal about the recent attrition from WSU's b-ball team than reality would dictate. With all due respect to the players involved, because once a Coug always a Coug, the simple fact is this..
April 2, 2010
THE ONE-AFTER-ANOTHER news this weekend of players leaving the WSU basketball team has prompted intrigue in the Cougar Nation. For two reasons, it really isn't all that notable. First, players transfer all the time in college hoops, usually in search of more playing time. And second, if you look at the Bennett recruiting classes from 2004 to '09 you'll see that these latest moves continue a trend.
March 29, 2010
COUGFAN.COM has confirmed that a second Washington State freshman is leaving the Cougar basketball team. Point guard Xavier Thames is transferring, according to two reliable sources close to the program. Thames himself, when contacted by CF.C Saturday night, declined to answer questions. "I can't talk about it at this time," he said.
March 27, 2010