Whitworth Pirates

Whitworth sports rocking the D3 Northwest Conference

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Whitworth Pirates are rolling through Division III competition, and it does not look like they are letting up any time soon. Many of the private university's sports programs rank first in the Northwest Conference, with some…

Whitworth advances to the Div. III Sweet 16

Trailing by seven points at halftime, the Whitworth Pirates outscored host Texas-Dallas 43-29 in the second half to pull off a 73-66 win in the second round of the NCAA Division III men’s basketball tournament on Saturday night at the UTD Activity Center.

Whitworth advances to NWC title game with blowout win

Whitworth University rolled to its 13th consecutive win in a Northwest Conference men’s basketball semifinal on Thursday night, defeating visiting Pacific Lutheran 87-57 to advance to Saturday’s championship game.

Whitworth takes over first place with road win over rival Whitman

Isaiah Hernandez made two crucial baskets down the stretch and Ben College made four free throws in the final 16 seconds to secure an 87-82 win for visiting Whitworth over Whitman College in a key Northwest Conference men’s basketball game on Tuesday night at Sherwood Center.

Whitworth men hold Off Pacific 91-78

SPOKANE, Wash. – After opening an 18-point halftime lead, the Whitworth Pirates finished with a 91-78 win over visiting Pacific University in a Northwest Conference men’s basketball game on Friday night at the Whitworth Fieldhouse. Whitworth (18-4 overall, 12-1 NWC)…

20th ranked Whitworth Pirates fall at home to rival Whitman

Robert Colton totaled 25points and 12 rebounds to lead visiting Whitman to an 89-80 win at 20th-ranked Whitworth on Tuesday night, handing the Pirates their first Northwest Conference men’s basketball setback of the season in first of two Battle of Whits in 2020. 

14th ranked Pirates take down PLU in NWC opener

Whitworth opened the second half with a 16-3 run to shrug off a sluggish first half during a 71-56 win over visiting Pacific Lutheran in the Northwest Conference men’s basketball opener for both teams on Friday night.

14th ranked Pirates fall to John Carroll

Sean Flannery’s four-point play with 18 seconds to play lifted John Carroll University to a 95-89 win over Whitworth University on Saturday at the E.M. "Mose" Hole/Wooster Kiwanis Classic.

Whitworth women fall on the road to NNU

Northwest Nazarene University defeated the visiting Whitworth Pirates 90-61 in Tuesday evening's non-conference women's basketball contest in the Johnson Sports Center.

Puget Sound upends Whitworth 34-23

Pass-happy Puget Sound turned to its running game to defeat visiting Whitworth 34-23 in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday at Baker Stadium.

Whitworth defense leads rout at Lewis & Clark

The Whitworth defense forced six turnovers and had eight sacks as the Pirates rolled to a 68-30 Northwest Conference football win at Lewis & Clark on Saturday afternoon at Griswold Stadium.