Bolding's Trey Gives Dukes 70-69 Win Over SBU

Duquesne's men's basketball team, which led by 15 at the half, came back from a four-point deficit in the final minute and grabbed a 70-69, Atlantic 10 Conference victory over St. Bonaventure on sophomore Melquan Bolding's three-pointer with 3.1 seconds on the clock. The win halted DU's five-game losing streak.
January 23, 2010

Cougar hoops: Hopson, Matthews to transfer

WITH LITTLE PLAYING time behind them and the outlook for more unlikely given that most of the prime-time cast returns next season, WSU guards Mac Hopson and Chris Matthews will transfer at semester's end. Their moves open two more slots in the 2007 recruiting class, thus bringing an end to ongoing speculation about how head coach Tony Bennett would shoe-horn expected new talent onto the roster.
April 11, 2007

Vandy-lized: No Sweet 16 for WSU 'stings'

VANDERBILT, one of the most prolific three-point shooting teams in the tournament, couldn't buy one in the first half Saturday but seemingly couldn't miss one in the second and ended WSU's quest for a spot in the Sweet 16 with a heartstopping, 78-74 double-overtime victory in Sacramento. Cougar head coach Tony Bennett was succinct following the bitter defeat: "I'm hurting right now -- it stings."
March 17, 2007

COUGFAN TV: Cougs bolster case for Big Dance

PULLMAN -- Washington State claimed victory No. 21 on Saturday with a 59-46 demolition of Cal, sweeping the season series from the Bears. The No. 14 Cougs, who will likely again move up in the polls Monday, are already sitting pretty for a Big Dance invite -- with five regular season games still remaining. CLICK HERE FOR 16-PLUS MINUTES OF VIDEO FOOTAGE & POST GAME REACTION from Saturday's win.
February 10, 2007

Matthews in spotlight as Cougs head to 'Zona

PULLMAN -- Cougar fans still haven't moved beyond Mighty Duck Maarty Leunen's flop during the final second of regulation play Saturday, leading to Oregon's eventual win in OT. But foul or not, the No. 18-ranked Cougs are set on reclaiming their season Thursday at No. 20 Arizona, with sophomore Chris Matthews likely to see significant action in the wake of Nikola Koprivica's season-ending injury.
January 30, 2007

COUGFAN TV: Low scores 37, refs need police

PULLMAN – The extent to which the basketball fortunes – and expectations – at WSU have climbed was illustrated boldly here Saturday when the crew officiating the No. 18 Cougars' 77-74 overtime loss to No. 7 Oregon ran off the court at game's end accompanied by police. Police escort? For the refs? In Pullman? CLICK HERE FOR THE STORY and STREAMING POST-GAME VIDEO INTERVIEWS
January 28, 2007

8 youthful questions for Ivory Clark

HE'S THE LONE SENIOR on the nationally ranked Washington State basketball team, but there's nothing one-dimensional about 6-6 forward Ivory Clark. As last night's win over Cal illustrated, he does a little bit of everything for the Cougs. He blocks shots, rebounds, steals -- and scores. Against the Bears he was a perfect 6 of 6 from the field, racking up 14 points as the Cougs improved to 15-2.
January 12, 2007