Category Archives: What’s Happening

Colt’s 5 Best Games

Colt’s 5 Best Games

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. Colt Brennan photo by David Croxford. Colt Brennan started and ended his University of Hawaii football career with disappointing losses against college football powerhouses – debuting against USC and finishing with Georgia – but almost every game in between was a mesmerizing treat for Rainbow Warrior fans. Brennan’s…Continue Reading »

The Colt Quiz

The Colt Quiz

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. As gracious off the field as he was tenacious on the field, Colt Brennan will forever live in the hearts and minds of Hawaii football fans. But how much do you know about his life and career? Take this short Pop Quiz and find out! 1. Who below…Continue Reading »

The Diamond Season

The Diamond Season

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. The 2021-22 NBA season is here! The regular season officially tips off this afternoon with the defending league champion Milwaukee Bucks hosting the Brooklyn Nets. As always, ESPN Honolulu and sister station CBS 1500 will bring you the best NBA action as the season progresses. In the meantime,…Continue Reading »

Fan’s Voice: Memorable Games

Fan’s Voice: Memorable Games

This Saturday, for the first time in more than two years, fans will be able to attend a University of Hawaii football game. Attendance will be limited, and fans will be required to be fully vaccinated and to wear masks – but it’s a welcome and long overdue start. Sporting events without fans are like…Continue Reading »

Rookie Watch

Rookie Watch

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. It’s time to check back in on the 2021 NFL rookie QB class. Led by No. 1 overall pick Trevor Lawrence, the class includes five first-round draft picks. Some pundits were comparing this year’s group of rookies to the 1983 class, which featured the likes of John Elway,…Continue Reading »

Feast Mode: Week 8

Feast Mode: Week 8

It’s Week 8 of H&W Foodservice’s “Homegating Giveaway” contest!  Our good friends at H&W Foodservice are celebrating their 60th year in business, and they’re giving YOU a chance to win a delicious family-sized football feast – with a retail value over $200 – that you can enjoy at home!  Here’s how the contest works: Every…Continue Reading »

The Lost Season

The Lost Season

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. December 10, 1977. The headline of the Honolulu Advertiser’s sports page read: “Bows Bounce Out of Slump, 85-68.” The night before, in front of 4,494 fans at the Neal Blaisdell Center, the University of Hawaii men’s basketball team put away South Dakota State to pick up its first…Continue Reading »

Name that Sports Movie

Name that Sports Movie

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. Some of the greatest films of all time can be easily identified by a single line of dialogue. For example, there’s “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn” in Gone with the Wind, “There’s no place like home” in Wizard of Oz and “Life is like a…Continue Reading »

Nevada 34, Hawaii 17

Nevada 34, Hawaii 17

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. The Nevada Wolf Pack snapped a two-game losing streak against Hawaii, beating the Rainbow Warriors, 34-17, tonight at Mackay Stadium in Reno. For Hawaii, the loss dropped the team to 3-4 on the season, and 1-2 in the Mountain West Conference. Nevada improved to 5-1 for the year,…Continue Reading »

Tale of the Tape

Tale of the Tape

By Lance Tominaga, ESPN Honolulu Web Editor. It’s Game Day! The University of Hawaii Rainbow Warriors take on the Nevada Wolf Pack in Reno this afternoon at 4:30 p.m. HST. Of course, you can catch the game right here on ESPN Honolulu (92.7 FM/1420 AM), with Bobby Curran and John Veneri bringing you the action.…Continue Reading »