THE BEGINNING OF the resurrection, by virtually every reasonable assessment, can be traced to March 29, 2003. That was the day Dick Bennett came out of retirement to coach the Washington State basketball team. And the turning point in Bennett's rebuild can be found in an unlikely place, says the man who has been on the Cougar sidelines for every tipoff over the last decade.
August 20, 2013
THE FIRST WORDS in the e-mail were, "Wassup man." Without reading any further, you knew the sender was Derrick Low. Low, the colorful Hawaiian guard who played a huge role in reviving Washington State basketball, has taken his upbeat personality and sweet jumper to France.
January 20, 2009
AFTER PLAYING limited minutes for the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA Summer League, Cougar great Derrick Low opted to sign a one-year deal, worth an estimated $70,000, with the Sydney Spirit of Australia's pro league, the Honolulu Advertiser reports. And that's just the beginning of the news that former Cougar hoopsters are making these days.
July 27, 2008