THOMAS KELATI changed everything. The Bennett Ball Era at Washington State will be forever defined by Kyle Weaver, Derrick Low and the rest of the gang that advanced to the Sweet 16 in March of 2008. But a key player in helping the Bennetts get the program off the ground with his leadership and calm under fire was one they inherited.
August 25, 2013
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
KELVIN SAMPSON, then the coach at Washington State, was on sports radio back in March 1994 talking about WSU's first Big Dance invitation since George Raveling was on campus a decade earlier. What struck me about the interview was that Sampson kept talking about Reco Rowe, Terrence Lewis and Bennie Seltzer. Great Cougars all -- but they weren't on the team Sampson was taking to the Dance.
March 19, 2008