Isaac Bonton scored 21 of his 28 points in the second half to rally Washington State past Texas Southern for a 56-52 win in the season opener for both teams on Wednesday night. Bonton scored 16 points during the Cougars' 19-3 run to take a 50-42 lead with 5:15 left in the game. Texas Southern answered with with eight straight points to tie it at 50 and tied it again at 52 with 1:01 left in the game.
CalBears.com On Tuesday, the 2020-21 Cal men’s basketball Pac-12 schedule was fully released by the Pac-12. Cal’s schedule will feature 20 games: 10 at home and 10 away. The schedule is as follows: Home: Arizona State (Dec.
Washington State coach Kyle Smith, who was tested positive for COVID-19 last week, will not be on the bench Wednesday when the Cougars begin their 2020-21 season against Texas Southern at Pullman, Wash. Assistant coach Jim Shaw, former head coach at Western Oregon, will serve as acting head coach while Smith is in quarantine. Smith, who is in his second season at Washington State, expressed confidence in Shaw leading the Cougars.