FRIDAY, OCT. 31, 2014
Fri., Oct. 31, 2014, 7:26 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS We are going to share some trivia with you today. Which is different than our usual column, in which we mainly share something trivial. Only one letter different, maybe, but we'll go with that. Read on.
THURSDAY, OCT. 30, 2014
Thu., Oct. 30, 2014, 7:50 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS I'm not really sure what to write about today. The weather, maybe. We are supposed to have a 60-degree day, which is nice. Or should I do something related to WSU or Eastern? Hey, I know. How about some cross country...
Thu., Oct. 30, 2014, 6 a.m.
Now where have we heard this before? After a bye week that gave them extra time to savor their first victory of the 2014 football season, the Idaho Vandals are deep into prep mode for a run at two in a row when they host...
Thu., Oct. 30, 2014, 6 a.m.
Connor Halliday has had a great season in some respects, but it's not been the season the Washington State quarterback had hoped for. That's the thrust of today's story, which looks at the record-slaying quarterback's quest for wins. We'd also be remiss if we didn't...
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 29, 2014
Wed., Oct. 29, 2014, 9:24 p.m.
Three WSU coaches were asked about USC's defense and all three uttered the word "athletic" shortly thereafter. The Cougars hope that the work they put in during Wednesday's practice can combat all that athleticism. How did it go? Our practice report is after the jump....
Wed., Oct. 29, 2014, 6 a.m.
The Washington State women's basketball team accomplished a lot last season. They won 17 games for the first time since 1994-95, reached the postseason for the first time since 1991 and beat Washington for the first time in 36 tries. Shoot, they beat the Huskies...
TUESDAY, OCT. 28, 2014
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014, 9:20 p.m.
Before today's practice former Washington State football coach Mike Price addressed the team. We weren't close enough to hear what he was saying, but judging from how animated he became during his speech, we're guessing it was something inspiring. Price coached the Cougars from 1989-2002,...
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014, 6:37 p.m.
Mike Leach confirmed after Tuesday's practice that receiver Kristoff Williams is off the Washington State roster. We have more on Williams' departure after the jump. …
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014, 1:16 p.m.
Washington State sent out the game notes for this Saturday's game against USC. Included is an updated depth chart, on page 11, that shows a few notable changes. Pat Porter is now officially listed as the starting field cornerback and Taylor Taliulu is starting over...
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014, 8 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS There have been rumblings up around Boone St. and Hamilton Ave. You know, about how this may just be the best team Mark Few's put together at Gonzaga. Looking over the roster, the talent certainly is there. But talent is only...
Tue., Oct. 28, 2014, 6 a.m.
Mike Leach and players met with the media yesterday for the USC edition of our weekly press conference. The game will be played at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday here in Pullman. Until then, let's get to those links. …
MONDAY, OCT. 27, 2014
Mon., Oct. 27, 2014, 5:54 p.m.
Washington State receiver Vince Mayle spoke to the media at Monday's football press conference. The video is courtesy of WSU athletics and some highlights of the interview are transcribed after the jump. ...
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