Hawaii Sports

Fresno State brings ranked defense to Aloha Stadium

The Maui News The University of Hawaii football team will seek its first home win over Fresno State since 2007 today at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. The Rainbow Warriors (3-6, 1-5 Mountain West Conference) have lost six of their last seven games overall, and have dropped their last four ...

UH men open with victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff

The Maui News Mike Thomas and Gibson Johnson each scored 19 points as the University of Hawaii men’s basketball team won 82-70 over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Friday in an Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic game at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu that began the season for each ...

Tago scores 28 for Rainbow Wahine in loss to Pilots

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s basketball team lost 76-47 to Portland on Friday in Portland, Ore., in the season opener for both teams. Julissa Tago scored 28 points for the Rainbow Wahine on her 20th birthday. She made a career-best four 3-pointers on 10 attempts, and ...

Rainbow Wahine sweep 49ers on Senior Night

The Maui News Emily Maglio had 19 kills on Senior Night to lead the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team to a 25-14, 25-11, 25-10 win over Long Beach State on Saturday at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Playing her final match in front of the home crowd, Maglio hit a ...

UH, UNLV to play for new trophy

The Maui News The University of Hawaii football team will play UNLV today in Las Vegas with the “Island Showdown Trophy” at stake. The prize has been introduced this year. “Hawaii and Las Vegas have always shared a special connection,” UH athletic director David Matlin was ...

Maglio leads UH to sweep of Northridge

The Maui News Emily Maglio had a team-high 13 kills and five blocks, and the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team swept past Cal State Northridge 25-19, 25-21, 25-12 on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Natasha Burns added six kills, McKenna Granato had five ...

UH beats UC Santa Barbara in four sets

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team won 25-20, 25-22, 19-25, 25-17 over UC Santa Barbara on Saturday in Santa Barbara, Calif. McKenna Granato had 21 kills for UH (16-7, 10-2 Big West), and Emily Maglio had 13. Granato also had 17 digs. The Gauchos (6-17, ...

Hawaii to come off bye against San Diego State

The Maui News The University of Hawaii football team will try to win back-to-back games over Bowl Subdivision teams for the first time this season when it faces San Diego State today at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu. The Rainbow Warriors (3-4, 1-3 Mountain West Conference) are coming off a ...

Hawaii falls to Cal Poly in five

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team lost 23-25, 25-23, 23-25, 25-18, 17-15 to 23rd-ranked Cal Poly on Friday in San Luis Obispo, Calif., missing an opportunity to enter a tie for first place in the Big West standings. Emily Maglio had a career-high 27 kills ...

Titans record OT win over Browns in all-field goal matchup

By TOM WITHERS The Associated Press CLEVELAND — When all else fails, the Tennessee Titans know they can turn to Ryan Succop. “That guy’s money,” Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota said Sunday after Succop kicked four field goals — including a 47-yarder with 1 minute, 55 seconds ...

Granato, Maglio help Rainbow Wahine sweep Titans

The Maui News McKenna Granato had 15 kills and Emily Maglio added 13 kills and six blocks to lead the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team to a 27-25, 25-11, 25-14 victory over Cal State Fullerton on Saturday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. Norene Iosia had 35 ...

Maglio leads Rainbow Wahine to sweep of Highlanders

The Maui News Emily Maglio had 19 kills — hitting .455 — and seven blocks to lead the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team to a 25-22, 25-12, 25-18 victory over UC Riverside on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu. McKenna Granato added 13 kills and 13 digs, ...

Granato helps Rainbow Wahine outlast Matadors in five sets

The Maui News McKenna Granato had 24 kills and Emily Maglio added 13 as the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team held on to beat Cal State Northridge 25-23, 20-25, 27-25, 22-25, 15-8 on Saturday in Northridge, Calif. Norene Iosia had 44 assists and 10 digs for UH (13-6, 7-1 Big ...

Rainbow Wahine beat 49ers in 4

The Maui News Emily Maglio had a team-high 14 kills and 10 blocks — including three solo — to help the University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team rally to defeat Long Beach State 16-25, 25-16, 25-20, 25-22 on Friday in Long Beach, Calif. McKenna Granato had 10 kills, 15 digs and ...

Mariota optimistic he will be able to play against Colts

By TERESA M. WALKER The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota says he feels a lot better than a week ago. Whether he plays Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts will depend on how much Mariota can move around. The quarterback himself has a ...

Hawaii falls to Cal Poly in five sets

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team squandered a two-set lead and suffered its first conference loss of the season Saturday, falling 16-25, 22-25, 25-15, 25-22, 15-9 to Cal Poly at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu in a matchup for the outright lead in the Big ...

Mariota’s status to be undecided until game time

By TERRY McCORMICK, The Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans have said they will make a game-time decision on the status of quarterback Marcus Mariota for Sunday’s meeting with the Miami Dolphins. Mariota was listed as questionable on Friday’s injury report after ...

Naeole parts ways with UH during fifth season on staff

The Maui News Chris Naeole has parted ways with the University of Hawaii football team after four-plus years as the offensive line coach. In a statement released Friday by attorney Richard Naiwieha Wurde- man, Naeole, 42, said: “In my heart, I believe I served the program and ...

Rainbow Wahine win ninth straight match

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team won its ninth consecutive match Friday, 25-20, 26-24, 25-11 over UC Santa Barbara at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu, setting up a matchup of teams with undefeated Big West records today. McKenna Granato had 18 kills and ...

UH wins eighth straight match

The Maui News The University of Hawaii women’s volleyball team won its eighth straight match Saturday, defeating UC Riverside 20-25, 19-25, 25-20, 25-19, 15-7 in Riverside, Calif. McKenna Granato had 22 kills for the Rainbow Warriors (10-5, 4-0 Big West), while Casey Castillo and Emily ...