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Wahine take down HPU, 66-51

The Wahine (3-7) have now won back-to-back games for the first time this season/

Hawaii takes down Idaho, 69-60

Warriors grateful for extended homestand

Hawaii Bowl is now the ‘SoFi Hawaii Bowl’

Hawaii falls to Baylor in five-set thriller, 3-2; eliminated from NCAA Tournament

Hawaii drops 3rd road game in a row against UCLA, 80-61

Ursua and Padello selected to All-Mountain West Conference teams

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  Rainbow Warriors receive official invitation to Hawaii Bowl

It’s now or never for Rainbow Wahine volleyball as tournament approaches

ICYMI: Warriors, Wahine basketball lose consecutive games over weekend

Warriors hold annual team banquet, announce team awards

Wahine volleyball earns at-large bid to NCAA tournament

LIVE BLOG: Hawaii vs. San Diego State

Warriors pull off upset against San Diego State in overtime, 31-30

The Rainbow Warriors pulled the upset win in overtime against San Diego State, 31-30 in the regular season finale.

Warriors can’t pull off comeback against Seton Hall, 64-54

The Rainbow Warrior basketball team fought valiantly, but couldn’t complete the second half comeback against Seton Hall this evening, losing by a score of 64-54 on the road in the Wooden Legacy semi finals.

  Rainbow Wahine fall to American, 69-57

The Rainbow Wahine basketball team dropped the opening game of the Rainbow Wahine Showdown earlier tonight against American University, 69-57 at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Hawaii looks to spoil San Diego State’s senior night

Coming off an emotional 35-28 win over UNLV last Saturday at Aloha Stadium, the Rainbow Warrior football team is now bowl eligible - although a berth in the Hawaii Bowl is still technically up in the air.

Hawaiian Airlines flight returns to Oahu ‘out of an abundance of caution’

Rainbow Warriors pull off upset win over Utah, 90-79

Did Hawaii’s Ursua deserve to be a 2018 Biletnikoff finalist?

Warriors take down Northern Arizona, 85-68

Rainbow Wahine win 1st game of the season, 67-51 over Seattle University

Social media reacts to Rainbow Warriors 35-28 comeback win over UNLV

  Hawaii completes epic comeback to beat UNLV, 35-28; secures bowl eligibility

The Rainbow Warrior football team sent its senior class off in style with an incredible fourth quarter comeback against UNLV that won’t be soon forgotten.

Live Blog: Hawaii vs. UNLV

Live blog with live game updates for Hawaii vs. UNLV.

Senior sendoff done right for Wahine

There’s no better way to send off a senior class than with a victory on your home floor. For the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team, winning tonight 3-1 against UC Davis in front of a packed crowd makes it all the more sweet. Why? Because no one does senior night quite like the people of Hawaii.

Rainbow Wahine win on senior night against UC Davis, 3-1

The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team sent its seniors off properly with a 3-1 win over UC Davis earlier this evening at the Stan Sheriff Center (25-19, 25-17, 23-25, 25-14).

‘Bows fall to 0-4 after 72-65 loss to Portland

The Rainbow Wahine basketball couldn’t gain their first win of the season earlier this afternoon against Portland, losing 72-65 at the Stan Sheriff Center.Hawaii is now 0-4 on the season with each contest being decided by eight points or less.

Rainbow Wahine sweeps past UC Irvine, 3-0

On the eve of senior night, the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team started the last weekend of the regular season on the right foot with a 3-0 sweep (25-19, 27-25, 25-16) over UC Irvine tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center.

  Warriors senior class looks to make most of final home game

While the 2018 Rainbow Warrior football team is full of young and talented players, 18 seniors will say goodbye to Aloha Stadium in what could potentially be their last game in Halawa.

‘Bows playing for ‘self-pride’ ahead of final homestand

In their last homestand of the season, the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team is playing for more than just wins or losses.

Wahine volleyball prepares to say ‘aloha’ to its seniors

This Friday, the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team will say aloha to seven seniors in their final home game of the season at Stan Sheriff Center.

Numbers don’t lie: Hawaii’s McDonald has already made history

Cole McDonald might not be in the conversation for the Heisman Trophy this season, but he has proven to be one of the premier quarterbacks in all of college football.

Rainbow Warriors focused on bowl eligibility, giant pineapples ahead of UNLV

There are only two things on Rainbow Warrior football head coach Nick Rolovich’s mind entering the team’s final home game of the season: 1) Winning to become bowl eligible. 2) Lifting a giant pineapple trophy in victory.

Ursua named semifinalist for 2018 Biletnikoff Award

For the first time since 2010, a Rainbow Warrior receiver has been selected as a semifinalist for the Biletnikoff Award. John Ursua was one of 11 semifinalists from across the country selected for the 2018 Biletnikoff Award, recognizing the nation’s most outstanding receiver.

North Texas shuts down Hawaii, 68-51

After a promising 2-0 start to the season, the Rainbow Warrior basketball team’s hopes at a perfect opening weekend of play were crushed by North Texas tonight, 68-51 at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Rainbow Wahine drops 3rd straight in 58-50 loss to San Diego

The Rainbow Wahine basketball team dropped its third-straight game to open the season in a 58-50 loss to San Diego on the road earlier today.

Rainbow Warriors make light work of Humboldt State, 90-54

Make that two wins in two nights for the Rainbow Warrior basketball team as Hawaii cruised to a 90-54 victory over Humboldt State tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Rainbow Warriors outclass Portland, 82-64

The Rainbow Warrior basketball team started its 2018-2019 campaign off on on the right foot with an 82-64 victory tonight against Portland at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Rainbow Wahine open season 0-2 after 58-57 loss to San Diego State

With today’s 58-57 loss to San Diego State on the road, the Rainbow Wahine basketball team has now lost it’s first two games by a combined two points.

Candlelight vigil for Vince Manuwai this Sunday at Farrington High School

Farrington High School will host a candlelight service for Vince Manuwai this Saturday night at Skippa Diaz Stadium.Manuwai died this past Sunday morning at the age of 38.

Warriors enter bye week looking to improve, not take time off

With just two more opportunities to secure bowl eligibility, the Rainbow Warrior football team understands that things needs to change after four-straight losses.

Hawaii loses season-opener to Pepperdine, 65-64

With 15 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, the Rainbow Wahine basketball team held on to a 64-62 lead going into a Pepperdine timeout. However, the Waves were able to find their sharpshooter in Paige Fecske who sank a triple from downtown to steal the lead and the win, 65-64.

Wahine volleyball falls to Pepperdine, 3-2

The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team lost a heartbreaker to Pepperdine on the road earlier this evening, losing in five sets (25-19, 20-25, 25-22, 18-25, 15-6) in a non-conference showdown.

‘We have our goals:’ Rainbow Warrior basketball team set to tip off 2018 season

Friday night the Warrior basketball team will kick off the 2018 campaign against the Portland Pilots as part of the 54th annual Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic.

  Family, friends mourn death of former UH football star Vince Manuwai

'He had the biggest heart,' a Jaguar teammate said.

Hawaii’s Tavai out for season

Rainbow Warrior linebacker Jahlani Tavai is expected to miss the remainder of the 2018 season, according to head coach Nick Rolovich.

Rainbow Wahine comeback to beat Long Beach State, 3-1

The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team came from behind to defeat Long Beach State in four sets, 19-25, 25-21, 25-17, 25-19 earlier tonight on the road.

Hawaii drops 4th-straight in 56-17 loss to Utah State

The Rainbow Warrior football team suffered their fourth-straight loss at the hands on Utah State tonight, 56-17 in front of a crowd of 17,262 at Aloha Stadium.

LIVE BLOG: Hawaii vs. Utah State

Live blog of Hawaii vs. Utah State.

Hawaii makes easy work of HPU, 81-45

The Rainbow Warrior basketball team did not disappoint in an exhibition matchup against Hawaii Pacific University (HPU) this evening at the Stan Sheriff Center in a 81-45 blowout victory.

Hawaii’s Borden named as semifinalist for Wuerffel Trophy

Rainbow Warrior long snapper Noah Borden has been named as a semifinalist for the Wuerffel Trophy.The trophy is awarded to a player who exemplifies exemplary community service, athletic performance and academic achievement.

UNC men’s basketball to play Warriors in 2020

The University of North Carolina men’s basketball team is coming back to Honolulu.The Tar Heels will play against the Rainbow Warrior basketball team at the Stan Sheriff Center on November 20, 2020, according to a University of Hawaii press release.

Strom-Okimoto Named Big West Offensive Player of the Year

Rainbow Wahine soccer’s star midfielder Raisa Strom-Okimoto has been named the Big West Offensive Player of the Year.

Warriors aren’t letting losing streak distract them

After a 6-1 start to the season, the Rainbow Warrior football team has lost three-straight and the window for bowl eligibility is beginning to close.

Hawaii falls to Fresno State, 50-20

The Rainbow Warrior football team is now 6-4 and has lost three-straight games after Fresno State rolled over Hawaii, 50-20 at Bulldog Stadium.

LIVE BLOG: Hawaii vs. Fresno State

Live blog of Hawaii football vs. Fresno State

Rainbow Wahine upset #11 Cal Poly in 5-set thriller

Against one of the best teams in the nation, the Rainbow Wahine volleyball team secured a crucial win over #11 Cal Poly in a back-and-forth five-set match (14-25, 25-19, 17-25, 25-18, 15-10) tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Warriors selected to finish 6th in Big West preseason media poll

The Rainbow Warrior basketball team was selected to finish sixth in the Big West preseason media poll.

Baldemor named UH Athletics Associate A.D.

Former ‘Ahahui Koa Ānuenue Executive Director Vince Baldemor has been named the new Associate Athletics Director for External Affairs at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, director of athletics David Matlin announced.

Wahine Libero Akiu named Big West conference defensive player of the week

IRVINE, Calif - University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball player Reyn “Tita” Akiu earned her second Big West Defensive Player of the Week award on Tuesday.

Tavai likely out this weekend against Fresno St.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - UH will head into their fifth road game of the season without the captain of the defense.

Nevada takes down Hawaii, 40-22

The Rainbow Warrior football team lost its first home game of the season as well as its first Mountain West Conference fixture of 2018 against Nevada tonight, 40-22 at Aloha Stadium.Hawaii falls to 6-3 overall and 3-1 in conference with the loss, the program’s second-straight loss of the season.

LIVE BLOG: Hawaii vs. Nevada

Live blog for Hawaii vs. Nevada football.

Rainbow Warriors hold annual Green & White scrimmage

Rainbow Warrior basketball fans were able to get their first taste of the new-look Hawaii team under head coach Eran Ganot tonight in the Stan Sheriff Center during the team’s annual Green & White scrimmage.

Clinch Hoycard to leave Wahine basketball to return home

Rainbow Wahine basketball head coach Laura Beeman announced on Thursday the departure of sophomore forward Mackenzie Clinch Hoycard. Clinch Hoycard plans on returning home to Australia, citing homesickness.

McDonald added to 2018 Manning Award Watch List

Rainbow Warrior quarterback Cole McDonald has been added to the 2018 Manning Award Watch List.

Ursua, Tagovailoa listed on AP midseason All-American teams

Rainbow Warrior receiver John Ursua and Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa both put Hawaii on the map as midseason all-americans.Usrua, second team, and Tagovailoa, first team, were selected to the Associated Press midseason All-America teams earlier today.

Rolovich: Players feel they let down fans in BYU loss

The Rainbow Warrior football team suffered just their second loss of the season to BYU this past Saturday, 49-23, but head coach Nick Rolovich said it’s not so much the loss that stings - it was more about letting down their fans.

BYU defeats Hawaii, 49-23

The losing streak in Provo continues for the Rainbow Warrior football team has Hawaii lost to BYU tonight, 49-23.

LIVE BLOG: Hawaii vs. BYU

Hawaii takes on BYU, looking for its first-ever win on the road against the Cougars.

Rainbow Wahine take care of Long Beach State, 3-1

The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team finally got off to the hot start head coach Robyn Ah Mow-Santos has been looking for with a four-set win over Long Beach State tonight, 25-22, 25-19, 23-25, 25-20.

McDonald added to 2018 Maxwell Award watch list

Rainbow Warrior quarterback Cole McDonald has been named to the 2018 Maxwell Award watch list. The Maxwell Award is given annually to college football’s most outstanding player.

Ah Mow-Santos: ‘Why can’t we start fighting from the beginning?’

From the moment Robyn Ah Mow-Santos took over the reigns of the Rainbow Wahine volleyball program after Dave Shoji stepped down two years ago, the former All-American has tried to instill a change in culture.

Warriors edge out Wyoming, 17-13, claim Paniolo Trophy

When it was announced that quarterback Cole McDonald would not play in Saturday’s game against Wyoming, the responsibility of leading the Rainbow Warrior football team to victory fell on the shoulders of true freshman Chevan Cordeiro. And lead them to victory he did.

LIVE BLOG: Rainbow Warriors vs. Wyoming

Live blog for Rainbow Warrior football vs. Wyoming.

Motiv8 Foundation to host 1,200 kids at Warrior football game

This weekend at Aloha Stadium, the Rainbow Warrior football team will take on Wyoming for the Paniolo Trophy. And cheering on the ‘Bows in the stands will be fans of all ages, including 1,200 students.

Dedicated Warrior fans made difference on the road against Spartans

Coming off an unforgettable 44-41 victory over San Jose state this past Saturday in what turned out to be a quintuple overtime war against the Spartans, the Rainbow Warrior football team has memories they'll never forget.

Warrior baseball announces 2019 season schedule

The Rainbow Warrior baseball team announced its 2019 regular season schedule late Tuesday afternoon.The 50-game schedule features 32 games at Les Murakami Stadium.

Hawaii survives in quintuple overtime against San Jose State, 44-41

The Rainbow Warrior football team survived in quintuple overtime against San Jose State in what will be a candidate for game of the season by year’s end, winning 44-41 on the road.

LIVE BLOG: Rainbow Warriors vs. San Jose State

Aloha Warrior fans! Welcome to our Hawaii News Now live blog as Hawaii gets set to take on the Spartans of San Jose State.