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October 10, 2009 in Sports
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WSU receiver Daniel Blackledge (center) watches his first half fumble bounce away as ASU moves in to recover the ball.

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WSU’s Dan Spitz (top) and Toby Turpin elevate to try and block the kick of ASU placekicker Bobby Wenzig.

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It was Homecoming Weekend at WSU and the alumni band turned out to entertain the crowd in Martin Stadium during the football game against ASU Saturday October 10, 2009. The effort was hearty even if the sound was a little rough. CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON chrisa@spokesman.com

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On Homecoming Weekend former WSU and NFL quarterback Drew Bledsoe was honorary captain.

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WSU defensive backs Myron Beck ( front ) and Brandon Jones (rear) combine to stop ASU reciever Chris McGaha and force a fumble recovered by Jones.

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WSU fans turn to watch the replay of an ASU touchdown.

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WSU quarterback Marshall Lobbestael is hit as he tries to throw and the ball pops away but was recovered by a Coug for a 5-yard gain in the third quarter.

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A Horizon Airlines jet painted in the WSU colors and logo circles Martin Stadium before the Homecoming game against ASU.

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Fans and the official signal touchdown as WSU wide receiver Jared Karstetter cradles the ball during second-half action against ASU.

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WSU kicker Reid Forrest tries a rugby style kick on the run on fourth down but was past the line of scrimmage against ASU.

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WSU wide receiver Johnny Forzani leaps into the arms of teammate Dwight Tardy after he caught the longest pass play in WSU history in the second half against ASU.

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WSU wide receiver Johnny Forzani hits high gear as a shaft of sunlight illuminates his record setting 99-yard pass play against ASU.

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Arizona State running back Dimitri Nance leaves a trail of Cougs in his wake as he scores a touchdown.

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WSU punter Reid Forrest takes off on a run around his right end to move the ball for a first down in first-half action against ASU. Forrest was the leading rusher for WSU with 15 yards.

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WSU defenders Brandon Jones (top) and Myron Beck combine to stop ASU receiver Chris McGaha.

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WSU quarterback Jeff Tuel is sacked for a loss against ASU.

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WSU freshman quarterback Jeff Tuel has his fans in the stands against ASU.