College Sports


Murray already trying to lead way for UW men’s basketball

Incoming freshman Dejounte Murray highlights UW’s touted recruiting class.

Husky RB Washington named to Doak Walker watch list

UW junior running back Dwayne Washington has been named to the watch list for the Doak Walker Award, given to the nation’s top running back.

During Washington’s transition, Andrews embraces pressure

Senior Andrew Andrews is the only player on UW’s roster from the 2013-14 team.

Bud Nameck out as voice of Cougars

Bud Nameck is the latest casualty of the now yearly turnover in the radio booth at Washington State football games.

Upshaw’s stock falls as NBA draft nears

A few months ago, former Washington Huskies center Robert Upshaw appeared in the first round of a few NBA mock drafts, but his stock has dropped in recent weeks.

Wolves athletics add men’s golf team

The addition at WWU is made as the school joins the Cascade Collegiate Conference.

Zags to face Tennessee at Battle in Seattle on Dec. 19

Gonzaga men’s basketball will face Tennessee in the Battle in Seattle at KeyArena on Dec. 19, school officials announced Tuesday.

Washington QB Cyler Miles retires from football

Citing a chronic hip injury, Washington quarterback Cyler Miles has retired from football, the school announced Monday.

Ducks men, women run to NCAA track and field titles

EUGENE — It was a Duck feast at home at the NCAA track and field championships. Jenna Prandini won the 100 meters and finished second to Kentucky’s Dezerea Bryant in an exceedingly fast 200 on Saturday, leading the Oregon women to their first team championship in 30 years.

Huskies get ‘a steal’ in junior-college QB Rodriguez

Tony Rodriguez will provide ‘an immediate boost’ to UW’s QB staff, coach Chris Petersen says.

UW hoops wins recruiting battle, lands Dickerson

Well, that didn’t take long. Noah Dickerson wasted little time and verbally committed to Washington on Thursday afternoon. The former Florida signee had planned to spend two days visiting with the Huskies before traveling to the Bay Arena this weekend and taking an official trip to California.

Huskies add JUCO QB

Quarterback Tony Rodriguez from the City College of San Francisco has signed a scholarship offer to play for the Huskies beginning this fall, according CCSF’s Twitter account.

Conroy returns to UW as basketball assistant

Former player Will Conroy joins head coach Lorenzo Romar’s staff at Washington.

WSU hires recruiting whiz Lees as baseball coach

Washington State athletic director Bill Moos announced the hiring of Marty Lees as the new Cougars baseball coach on Wednesday, citing Lees’ success as an assistant coach at similar programs.

Carda leads UCLA past Ducks in WCWS

OKLAHOMA CITY — For a night, UCLA resembled the Bruins who once dominated college softball. Ally Carda pitched a complete game to help UCLA defeat Oregon 7-1 on Thursday night in the Women’s College World Series. It was the school’s first win in the event since claiming the last of its 11 national championships in 2010.