College sports


Bergeson leaves for Regis

WOU in search of a new men's basketball coach

MONMOUTH – After one of the most successful seasons in program history, the Western Oregon men’s basketball program is in search of a new coach

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Williams catching his dream

WOU senior making waves as possible NFL draft pick in April

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon senior Tyrell Williams has always been a Philadelphia Eagles fan. If he has his way, his allegiance may soon change. Williams hopes to join Kevin Boss among the names of WOU football players to make the leap to the NFL.

Athlete of the Week

Jori Kerr * Cody Warner

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COLLEGE BASEBALL: Pratt’s patience paying off big

Senior sees expanding role in starting rotation for Wolves

MONMOUTH — From the moment he transferred to Western Oregon, senior pitcher Jesse Pratt has had one thing in mind.

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COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Men’s basketball falls in NCAA tournament

Wolves’ late rally comes up just short against top-seeded Azusa Pacific

AZUSA, Calif. — The Western Oregon men’s basketball team saw its historic season come to an end on Friday.

Athlete of the Week

Badane Sultessa * Wes Riddell

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Junior leads Wolves in home runs, RBIs

MONMOUTH — It’s become a motto for Western Oregon junior Brandy Knowles; a phrase that helps Knowles calm any nerves and get excited.

WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves headed to regional tourney

Men’s basketball earns at-large bid to West Region, faces Azusa Pacific

BILLINGS, Mont. — For the first time in program history, Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team is headed to the national tournament.

Athlete of the Week

Amanda Evola * Garret Harpole

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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: Wolves end year with home victory

Women’s basketball earns win

MONMOUTH — A frustrating 2014-15 campaign ended on a happy note, as Western Oregon’s women’s basketball squad beat Northwest Nazarene 69-55 on Saturday. Four WOU players score in double figures, led by sophomore Jordan Mottershaw with 20 points, including 16 in the first half, and senior Dana Goularte, who added 18 points. Freshman Sami Osborn recorded a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds.

MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: WOU not satisfied with success

Western Oregon hopes to claim conference championship

MONMOUTH — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team has one conference title to its name this season. The Wolves aren’t ready to stop there.

Local grad qualifies for NAIA meet

LA GRANDE — Tanner Yarbrough will compete at the NAIA Indoor Track and Field Championships Thursday through Saturday.

WOU wins coach, player of the year

PORTLAND — After earning its first regular season conference title, the Western Oregon men’s basketball team earned some of the league’s biggest honors.

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WESTERN OREGON ROUNDUP: WOU clinches conference title

Nichols scores 34 points as Wolves hold off Simon Fraser 93-91 on Saturday night

MONMOUTH — From the moment the season started, Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team had its eyes set on one goal.

Athlete of the Week

Jolie-Rae Ford * Julian Nichols