No conference wanted them. Several teammates and their coach left them. The NCAA wouldn't have them.
Former Seattle Sonics guard Kevin Ollie is the head coach at the University of Connecticut, and he has the Huskies playing for a national championship on Monday.
A group of University of Washington students are spending the week in Europe taking part in a not-so-typical international race.
When the trip to sunny Arizona in February was finished and Washington was humbled by a pair of Big Ten powers and lost to a conference neighbor, Lindsay Meggs decided bluntness was the way to go.
New Washington State basketball coach Ernie Kent says the rebuilding project he faces in Pullman won't be a long one.
An attorney for suspended Washington quarterback Cyler Miles says he won't be charged after being investigated in an incident following the Super Bowl.
Aaron Harrison made a 3-pointer from NBA range with 2.3 seconds left Sunday to lift Kentucky and its freshmen to a 75-72 win over Michigan and a trip to the Final Four.
Washington State has hired Ernie Kent as its new men's basketball coach, giving him another shot at leading a Pac-12 Conference program four years after he was let go by Oregon.
Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State 60-54 to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tournament.
Leon Rice is staying on as Boise State men's basketball coach after reports that he interviewed for the Washington State job.
Aaron Gordon and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson scored 18 points each, and Arizona looked every bit the No. 1 seed in the West while blowing out Gonzaga 84-61 on Sunday.
Gonzaga went into last year's NCAA tournament as the No. 1 overall seed and the pressure took its toll, sending the Zags home after two games.
Kevin Pangos scored 26 points and Gary Bell Jr. added 17 for eighth-seeded Gonzaga, which beat Marcus Smart and the ninth-seeded Oklahoma State Cowboys 85-77 in the West region of the NCAA tournament on Friday.
Washington State has fired men's basketball coach Ken Bone after five seasons during which he was unable to sustain the success of his predecessor Tony Bennett.
The Gonzaga men's basketball team meets Oklahoma State in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Friday at Viejas Arena in San Diego.