May 27, 2011
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In this 2000 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser works out on the speed bag in the garage of his Pullman home. He and teammate Farwan Zubedi did the painting and laying of turf so they could have a place to work out away from school.

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In this 2000 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser launches himself for a touchdown over Idaho’s Cleavon Bradshaw.

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In this 2000 file photo, WSU quarteback Jason Gesser walks the sidelines during the second half of the Oregon game on crutches. He broke his leg late in the first half and is expected to miss the last two games of the season.

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In this 2001 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser dives for the endzone and scores despite the efforts of the Purdue defensive line.

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In this July 9, 2002 file photo, a crew from Avista hangs the Jason Gesser poster off the side of a grain elevator in Dusty, Wash.

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In this 2002 file photo, Jason Gesser enters his senior year at WSU as the leader of the team that returns a solid offense and defense.

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In this Sept. 28, 2002 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser enjoys the fruits of his labors… a 48-38 win over Cal in the Pac 10 opener.

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In this 2002 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser takes off on a scramble during the game against Idaho.

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In this Oct. 12, 2002 file photo, Jason Gesser works the phone with the coaches up in the box toward the end of WSUs win over Stanford. WSU beat Stanford 36-11 in Palo Alto.

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In this 2002 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser looks for and throws to his wide reciever Colin Henderson during the game against USC in Pullman, Wash.

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In this Nov. 9, 2002 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser manages to throw for 4 touchdowns against Oregon. He is shown going deep to Mike Bush as offensive guard Derrick Roche blocks Oregons Haloti Ngata (96) during the Oregon game in Pullman, Wash.

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In this Nov. 23, 2002 file photo, UW quarterback Cody Pickett hugs WSU quarterback Jason Gesser after the Apple Cup in Pullman, Wash. Gesser got hurt in the final minutes and went to the bench while Pickett led his team to the win.

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In this 2002 file photo, Jason Gesser and teammate Billy Newman embrace at the end of the Sun Bowl in El Paso.

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In this Dec. 29, 2002 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser shows off some of the digital photos he had just made of his teammates during the team photo outside the Rose Bowl.

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In this 2003 file photo, WSU quarterback Jason Gesser is buried by OU defense Jimmy Wilkerson (45) and Dusty Dvoracek (94) in the first quarter.

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In this Jan. 1, 2003 file photo, WSU quaraterback Jason Gesser can not escape the rush of Oklahomas Brandon Everage and is draged down for a sack in the first half of their Rose Bowl game.

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In this Jan. 1, 2003 file photo, Jason Gesser kneels on the sideline with less than a minute left in the Rose Bowl realizing that the game is lost and his WSU career is over. WSU lost to Oklahoma 34-14 in Pasadena.

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In this Oct. 6, 2007 file photo, WSU quarterback Alex Brink is handed the game ball and hugged by former quarterback Jason Gesser during the Arizona State game in Pullman, Wash. Brink had just broken the school passing record held by Gesser.