college basketball

Our 2018 ‘Bracket Challenge’ Winner – Jason Rodriguez
While there was still some doubt as to which team would be crowned the 2018 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champion, 30 year-old Jason Rodriguez - a Sunnyside High grad - left no room for failure in our annual "Million Dollar Bracket Challenge" presented by Yakima Steak Company.
Hawkinson carries WSU past UTEP, 84-69
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Josh Hawkinson led Washington State with 17 points and 14 rebounds in an 84-69 triumph over UTEP on Sunday.
Conor Clifford added 15 points on 5-for-5 shooting from the field and at the free-throw line for the Cougars (6-2)...
Andrews Leads Washington Past Seattle Pacific 98-80
SEATTLE (AP) — Andrew Andrews scored 21 points, Noah Dickerson added 17 and Washington debuted its young and overhauled roster with a 98-80 exhibition win over Division II Seattle Pacific on Thursday night.
Andrews, the only senior on Washington's roster, made 6 of 12 shots as the Huskies …
30 second shot clock for NCAA
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Men's basketball teams will play with a quicker shot clock and fewer timeouts next season.
It's the first time the shot clock has been trimmed since the 1993-94 season, when it went from 45 seconds to 35. Now it goes from 35 seconds to 30...
Lauren Hill's Courageous Fight Against Cancer Ends at 19
CINCINNATI (AP) — Lauren Hill, a freshman at a Ohio university who fought an inoperable brain tumor to play college basketball, has died. She was 19.
Brooke Desserich, co-founder of Hill's nonprofit foundation The Cure Starts Now, told The Associated Press that Hill died at a hospital on F…