Posted by Mike Turner on November 23, 2015
Portland State University Football Coach Bruce Barnum is a finalist for National Coach of the year as the team enters the playoffs.
Portland State (9-2) received a bye in the first round and hosts a second-round game at Providence Park at 7 p.m. on Dec. 5. The Vikings will play the winner of the first-round matchup between Eastern Illinois and Northern …
Posted by Associated Press on November 12, 2015
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) LaMarcus Aldridge said his return to Portland weighed on him.
Greeted by a mix of cheers and boos, Aldridge scored 23 points to lead his new team, the San Antonio Spurs, to a 113-101 victory over the Trail Blazers on Wednesday night.
“It was emotional. I have nothing but love for this city. I have so many memories in …
Posted by Associated Press on October 29, 2015
PORTLAND, Ore. — CJ McCollum says it’s liberating to finally be able to play his game.
McCollum scored a career-high 37 points, including six 3-pointers, and the new-look Portland Trail Blazers opened the season with a 112-94 victory over the depleted New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night.
It was Portland’s 15th straight home-opening victory, surpassing Boston’s record of 14 (1979-92).
McCollum, in his …
KXL’s Rosemary Reynolds & Jeremy Scott contributed to this story
PORTLAND, Ore. — Just hours after sitting through a soggy Sunday afternoon match that saw the Portland Timbers beat the Colorado Rapids, 4-1 at Providence Park to advance to the Major League Soccer playoffs, fans lined up for playoff tickets.
“I’m very excited! I can’t wait,” said Ron.
The win secured the third seed in …
PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland State University announced Wednesday that they are awarding the official head coach title to their interim head football coach Bruce Barnum. He reportedly signed a 5-year deal.
His players seem to have responded to his blue collar, hard nosed style – they call it “Barney Ball”.
Coach Barnum was promoted from Offensive Coordinator to interim head coach at …