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  ‘Bows host Portland St. Friday

Following the season-opening Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic, the University of Hawai'i men's basketball team returns to the court to host Portland State at the Stan Sheriff Center this Friday, Nov. 15 at 7:00 p.m.

Cordeiro wins Mountain West Player of the Week

  ‘Toughest decision of my head coaching career’: Nick Rolovich addresses quarterback situation

  Cordeiro leads Warriors to 42-40 victory over Spartans, win inaugural Dick Tomey Legacy Trophy

  Players address the media following win over San Jose St.

  Warriors win home opener, in first game without Ganot

Wahine soccer season ends in 3-0 loss to Cal State Fullerton

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UH Men’s basketball tips-off 100th season with Outrigger Resorts Rainbow Classic

  No. 19 Wahine head to UC Davis, UC Riverside for final road-trip

  Hawaii basketball coach Eran Ganot to step away from team on medical leave

  Nagamine, Mata claim Big West goalkeeper and coach of the year honors

  Dick Tomey Legacy Trophy at stake as Warriors and Spartans Clash this Saturday

Hellvig and Okino notch conference honors after Wahine’s big weekend

Wahine to take on Cal State Fullerton in Big West Tournament on Thursday

The University of Hawai’i soccer team will play its first-ever Big West Conference Tournament match on Thursday as the No. 4 seed against No. 1 seed, Cal State Fullerton at 5:30 HST.

  Bulldogs down Warriors 41-38 on late field goal

Bulldogs kicked Cesar Silva’s 37-yard field goal split the uprights as time expired, lifting Fresno State to a 41-38 win over Hawai’i.

  Wahine soccer program makes history

After compiling a 4-1-2 record in 2019, the Wahine soccer team clinched a spot in the Big West Tournament for the first time in program history on Friday.

  Warriors host Bulldogs in pivotal conference clash

“Whoever doesn’t pull out of this game is probably getting knocked out of the race for the championship on our side,” said UH offensive coordinator Brian Smith following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa.

  The Monsters of Manoa: A look back at some of the scariest Rainbow Warrior football players

  Hula Bowl, CBS Sports Network agree to broadcast television partnership

  NCAA athletes to be compensated starting in 2023

  Warriors host rival Fresno St. this weekend

Iosia named defensive player of the week

Wahine fall 4-1 to UCSB on Senior night

  McDonald helps ‘Bows run over New Mexico, 45-31

A 45-31 victory over New Mexico at Albuquerque’s Dreamstyle Stadium nearly turned into a second half nightmare for the Rainbow Warriors.

  WATCH: Rolo reacts to Hawaii’s 45-31 victory over New Mexico

Rolovich spoke to reporters after the 45-31 victory.

Warriors ‘not in a position’ to take reeling Lobos lightly

The Warriors will kick-off against New Mexico on Saturday, Oct. 26. Kickoff is 2:00 p.m. MT/10:00 a.m. HT.

Wahine picked to finish fourth in Big West Preseason Poll

Last season the Wahine advanced to the Big West Conference Tournament Championship and an eventual bid into the WNIT.

Kai Kaneshiro named to Football Writers Association of America Midseason Freshman All-American Team Watch List.

The red-shirt freshman from Honolulu, O’ahu is tied for seventh in the MW with two interceptions.

  ‘There’s still a lot of football to play’: Warriors look to get on track against New Mexico this weekend

'Bows hit the road this weekend for a match-up with New Mexico, Saturday, Oct. 26 at Dreamstyle Stadium in Albuquerque, New Mexico

UH receiver Melquise Stovall dismissed from Warrior football team

University of Hawai‘i head coach Nick Rolovich announced Stovall's dismissal from the team earlier this morning.

Mata named Big West Defensive Player of the Week following stellar weekend

UH goalkeeper Alexis Mata is currently ranked No. 1 in the Big West in saves (76), save percentage (.826), and shutouts (5).

UH’s Hanna Hellvig earns Freshman of the Week

University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball player Hanna Hellvig earned her third Big West Freshman of the Week award after leading the Rainbow Wahine to a pair of conference wins this past week against UC Riverside and UC Davis.

Wahine move up to #21 in latest AVCA Poll

The Rainbow Wahine volleyball team moved up a spot in the latest AVCA Coaches Poll to No. 21 but dropped to #10 in the RPI rankings.

Wahine rally from two sets down to defeat UC Davis

The No. 22 University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team (16-3, 6-2 Big West) secured a reverse sweep over UC Davis (12-8, 4-3 Big West, 22-25, 21-25, 25-22, 25-17, 15-12 on Sunday night at the Stan Sheriff Center.

  Falcons soar to 56-26 win over Warriors to capture Kuter Trophy

“They kind of choke you out with what they do,” said UH head coach Nick Rolovich, following the game. “It can be a frustrating deal when you get behind, we didn’t take enough advantage of the possessions that we had.”

  'We weren’t at our best tonight’: Nick Rolovich speaks following loss to Air Force

'It can be a frustrating deal when you get behind," said UH head coach Nick Rolovich following the game. "They choke you out with what they do."

  Jared Smart and Kaimana Padello address media following 56-26 loss to Air Force

UH wide receiver Jared Smart hauled in a career high 11 catches for 140 yards in the 56-26 loss to Air Force. The Falcons recaptured the Kuter Trophy for the first time since 2016.

UH stays perfect in the Big West with 2-0 Victory over UC Riverside

Heading into the game, the Rainbow Wahine (5-6-1, 3-0) had previously never started the road portion of their Big West schedule with a win, entering with a 0-7 record.

No. 22 Wahine sweep UC Riverside

The No. 22 University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team swept UC Riverside (5-13, 1-6 Big West), 25-17, 25-18, 25-12 on Friday night at the Stan Sheriff Center. The win improved the Wahine to 5-2 in Big West Conference play.

  ‘I never thought this would happen’: Michael Eletise reflects on football journey back to Manoa

“It was great," said Eletise. “I saw my jersey and I put it on, I never thought I’d be wearing a Hawai'i jersey and now that I’m older there is so much meaning that comes now with wearing the Hawai'i jersey.”

Wahine soccer hits the road for pivotal conference match-ups

The Rainbow Wahine will look to stay undefeated in conference play as they visit UC Riverside on Friday, followed by a stop at conference front-runner Cal State Fullerton on Sunday.

  Rainbow Wahine face conference tests in UC Riverside, UC Davis this weekend

This weekend the Rainbow Wahine host a pair of Big West Conference matches to close out the first round against UC Riverside (5-12, 1-5 Big West) and UC Davis (12-7, 4-2 Big West).

  Warriors look to defend Kuter Trophy against rival Air Force

“They still don’t feel great about the way that they played,” said Rolovich following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa. “They know they could have played better and I think they’re over it and their ready to move forward to Air Force.”

Boise State dominant in 59-37 win over Rainbow Warriors

Hawaii were issued a blue-tinged reminder on Saturday: the path to conference supremacy still runs through Boise State.

  Rolovich: Warriors ‘not afraid of ghosts’ in team’s history against Boise State

The highly-anticipated match-up could serve as a season-defining game for Hawaii, who have never won a game on the Broncos’ signature ‘Smurf Turf.’

#19 Wahine swept on the road at Cal Poly 3-0

The No. 19 University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team (13-3, 3-2 Big West) fell on the road to Cal Poly in three sets, 25-22, 26-24, 25-15 on Friday night at the Mott Athletics Center in San Luis Obispo, Calif.

  Jazmine Zamora stars on World Long Drive Tour

“It was just really natural for me it was like hitting a ball low and outside and I just naturally hit it far.”

  Wahine head to Golden State for pair of conference showdowns

The Wahine will battle two undefeated Big West leaders—two-time defending Big West champions, Cal Poly (12-5, 5-0 Big West) on Friday, October 11 and UC Santa Barbara (15-1, 5-0 Big West) on Saturday, Oct. 12.

  Warriors hit the road for pivotal match-up against #14 Boise St.

“It’s not about anybody else, it’s about us," said Rolovich following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa. “You get psyched out because it’s Boise, or Washington, you won’t play your best football so it’s about staying together and staying dialed in on what we have to do.”

#11 Wahine stunned by UC Irvine in conference home opener

The Anteaters recorded their first win ever against Hawai’i in a reverse sweep, 25-11, 25-21, 23-25, 16-25, 13-15. UC Irvine was previously 0-40 all time against UH before Saturday night's victory.

  No. 11 Wahine host pair of Big West opponents over the weekend

The University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team (12-1, 2-0 Big West) returns to action to host their Big West home opener against UC Irvine (3-12, 0-3 Big West ) on Friday, Oct. 4 and Cal State Fullerton (8-6, 0-3 Big West) on Saturday, Oct. 5. Both matches are slated to start at 7:00 p.m.

McDonald named Mountain West player of the week after blowout win

McDonald played a near perfect game against the Wolfpack on Saturday, completing his first seven passes and finished the game completing 25 of his 30 passing attempts for 312 yards and four touchdowns.

Hellvig awarded second conference Freshman of the Week honor

At Long Beach State, Hellvig tied her career-high hammering 17 kills, while adding three blocks, two digs and an ace in the four-set win in UH’s BWC opener.

  Nick Rolovich address media following 54-3 blowout win over Wolfpack

'All three phases, that's the best we played together," said Rolovich, following 54-3 victory in Reno, Nevada.

  Hawaii routs Nevada in biggest victory since joining Mountain West

On a chilly night in Reno, the Rainbow Warriors upend the Wolfpack in historic fashion to ruin homecoming.

  #11 Wahine open Big West play on the road at LBSU and CSUN

The No. 11 University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team (10-1) will stay on the road to open their Big West season at Long Beach State (3-9) and CSUN (5-7).

  Warriors gear up for conference opener against Nevada

“There’s some built in home field advantages that they have,” said Rolovich following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa. "We have to win games in conference on the road."

#13 Wahine fall to #5 Baylor, first loss of the season

The No. 13 University of Hawai'i women's volleyball team (10-1) fell to No. 5 Baylor in the championship match of the Baylor Classic, 25-19, 25-23, 25-22.

  Hawaii downs Central Arkansas 35-16, remain undefeated at home

“I want to thank the alumni for coming out,” said Rolovich. “It’s good to get a win on homecoming, its nice to be 3-1 going into conference, its a positive thing for this football team.”

  Players address the media following 35-16 win over Central Arkansas on home-coming weekend

Wide receiver Jared Smart tallied his first career touchdown as a Warrior, while Kaimana Padello led a swarming Warrior defense, and Cole McDonald moved to fourth on UH’s all-time passing touchdown list.

#13 Wahine rally to defeat #17 Missouri on the road to remain unbeaten

The Rainbow Wahine bested the Tigers in Game 2 of the Baylor Classic, 17-25, 28-26, 16-25, 25-16, 16-14 on Saturday afternoon at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas.

  Warriors look to stay unbeaten at home, during home-coming weekend

“They’re coming in with a chip on their shoulder,” said Reed. “We are going to stay vigilant and keep our eyes open, and play hard like we would against Washington or any other team.”

  Wahine travel to Texas for Baylor Classic

Hawai’i is one of just 10 undefeated programs left in the NCAA D1, and will travel to Texas this weekend to play a pair of nationally ranked opponents, No. 17 Missouri (8-1) and No. 5 Baylor (7-0).

  Wahine return to Waipi’o against pair of top 25 opponents

“This weekend is a tremendous opportunity for us," said Nagamine following Wednesdays practice in Manoa. “We have a chance to showcase ourselves against some of the best teams in the country, and showcase the sport of women’s soccer to the entire island.”

Tagovailoa named Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of The Week

This past Saturday against South Carolina, Tagovailoa tossed for 444 yards and 5 touchdowns to lead the Tide to a 47-23 victory over the Gamecocks.

Walker Selected As AVCA Assistant Coach of the Year

Walker is the first UH assistant coach to win the award since it debuted in 2010.

  Warriors prep for homecoming-weekend against Central Arkansas

“There’s plenty of FCS schools that can beat Division I schools and Central is one of them,” said Rolovich, following Tuesday’s practice in Manoa.

  Hanna Hellvig named Big West Freshman Of The Week

Overall, Hellvig leads Hawai’i with 103 kills and is second on the team with 33 blocks.

Wahine climb to No.13 in latest AVCA rankings

The Wahine are just one of 10 undefeated programs left in the NCAA D1.

  Nick Rolovich address the media following first loss of the season

Hawai’i head coach Nick Rolovich addressed the media following the defeat.

  Pac-12 power Washington floods Rainbow Warriors in 52-20 drubbing

The University of Hawaii fell to Washington on Saturday, 52-20, for their first loss of the year.

Wahine Volleyball Sweeps UCLA, for third tourney title

The No. 18 University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball team (9-0) swept UCLA (5-3), 25-15, 25-22, 25-23 to capture the Outrigger Hotel and Resorts Volleyball Challenge Championship.

  Warriors look to stay undefeated in Emerald City against #23 Washington

“We’re not going in there with cocky heads,” said McDonald. "We’re going in there with the mindset to work, the mindset to play a full game against a good football team.”

#18 Wahine down West Virginia 3-1, move to 7-0

UH’s Amber Igiede and Brooke Van Sickle both notched career-highs with 14 kills apiece to lead the Rainbow Wahine on Thursday night at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Jojo Ward notches Mountain West Conference Player of the Week

The Waco, Texas native set career highs in catches (10), receiving yards (189) and touchdowns (4). His four TD receptions equaled a single-game school record that was also matched by teammate Cedric Byrd II, just last week.

Williams earns defensive conference player of the week

University of Hawai’i women’s volleyball player earned her first Big West Women’s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week honor after being named the Most Valuable Player of the Heineken Rainbow Wahine Invitational on Sunday.

Wahine capture Heineken Rainbow Wahine Invitational

The tournament’s Most Valuable Player award was given to junior middle blocker Skyler Williams. The Wahine defeated the Pioneers, 25-16, 21-25, 25-15, 25-18 on Sunday night at the Stan Sheriff Center to remain unbeaten.

UH soccer falls to North Dakota 2-1 in double overtime

The Rainbow Wahine (2-3-1) are now 1-1 throughout their first road trip of the season.

Jahlani Tavai tallies first NFL sack in Lions 24-24 tie against Cardinals

In his NFL debut former University of Hawai’i middle linebacker Jahlani Tavai, tallied a sack and assisted on three tackles in the Detroit Lions 24-24 season opening tie against the Arizona Cardinals.

  Warriors rally for 31-28 win over Oregon St.

The Rainbow Warriors (2-0) posted their second consecutive win over a Pac-12 opponent to start the season and got off to a 2-0 start for the third consecutive season.

  Jojo Ward, Cortez Davis, and Cole McDonald address the media following win

Warriors quarterback Cole McDonald, receiver Jojo Ward, and defensive back Cortez Davis addressed the media following the win.