Ernie Kent on the state of Cougar hoops

BETWEEN TRANSFERS, NBA assessments and spring recruiting, there’s been no shortage of intrigue around Washington State basketball -- or the broader state of college ball -- since the season ended in March. Cougar head coach Ernie Kent, who is far from a shrinking violet on any issue affecting his team or his sport, proved as candid as ever in a wide ranging Q&A with late last week.
May 23, 2016

Stansbury adds three to WKU roster

First-year WKU head coach Rick Stansbury picked up a trio of commitments during recent days, including a pair of graduate transfers
May 9, 2016

Report: Kent blocking Izundu’s SDSU transfer?

ERNIE KENT has restricted Valentine Izundu from transferring to SDSU, the center’s school of choice, because he believes that the Aztecs tampered in the transfer process by contacting the player before the season was over, according to a report in the Spokesman-Review.
April 20, 2016

Seen & Heard on Planet Coug

JOE DAHL WILL be headed to the Baltimore Ravens with the 70th overall pick in the NFL draft if CBS Sports' latest forecast is accurate. Meanwhile, in hoops, CBS' Jon Rothstein says Que Johnson is eyeing nine schools -- including four on the West Coast -- in his transfer plans.
April 15, 2016

The ever-evolving world of WSU men's hoops

THE TWIN DECISIONS by Que Johnson and Valentine Izundu to graduate from WSU next month and then use their final season of basketball eligibility somewhere else is symptomatic of a larger trend in college basketball.
April 12, 2016

Que Johnson's departure good or bad for WSU?

QUE JOHNSON, the perpetual star-in-waiting who never made it over the proverbial hump, will graduate from Washington State next month and then transfer for his final season of eligibility. That news Monday evening from CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein begs a question: Is this good news or bad for Cougar basketball?
April 11, 2016

WSU hoops: More turnover with Izundu leaving

A VERY BUSY offseason for Washington State basketball continued on Monday. Center Valentine Izundu (6-10) according to a report by ESPN, becomes the third WSU scholarship player to announce he's transferring since the season ended. WSU later issued a release confirming the departure.
April 4, 2016

WSU hoops: Que gone too?

QUE JOHNSON will declare for the NBA Draft, according to a report by CBS Sports. That report, however, also notes that Johnson will not hire an agent.
March 22, 2016