Stories tagged: Apple Cup
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:59 p.m.
When it rains on these Washington State Cougars in the Apple Cup, it’s not usually just a light drizzle.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:48 p.m.
While we were all still chuckling at Mike Leach’s oh-so-original and comical thoughts on weddings and his incisive theories into the College Football Playoff over the past couple of weeks, …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:09 p.m.
It’s common practice for football coaches to have prominent alums address their teams, particularly when a rivalry game comes around. Washington head coach Chris Peterson invited several ex-Huskies, including Nate …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
Washington’s defensive strategy against Washington State hasn’t changed much in recent years. Neither have the results.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Washington didn’t have senior Dante Pettis, the NCAA record-setting punt returner and the primary target for a receiving unit that was already decimated by injury. Senior Lavon Coleman, the Huskies’ …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Difference makers: Washington’s strong defensive performance overshadowed by Myles Gaskin’s big night
The key players in Washington’s 41-14 win over Washington State at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
What is it Einstein reportedly said about doing the same thing over and over, expecting a different result?
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
Myles Gaskin rushed for 192 yards and four touchdowns, Washington’s defense forced four turnovers, and the 15th-ranked Huskies ended Washington State’s hopes for a Pac-12 North title with a 41-14 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Washington lost standout receiver/punt returner Dante Pettis to an injury near the midpoint of the first quarter in Saturday’s Apple Cup.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
The longtime “Voice of the Huskies” is retiring after 37 years in a radio booth and UW decked out Husky Stadium with tributes to Rondeau ahead of the 110th Apple …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Got tickets to see the Cougars take on the Huskies in the Apple Cup on Saturday? Or maybe you are a Washington State University student heading home for the holidays …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
The big winner on Saturday? It won’t be Washington State or Washington. It’ll be Stanford.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
In Saturday’s rivalry game, Cougars can book a spot in next week’s Pac-12 Championship game and end a four-year skid against their main nemesis.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Theo Lawson’s keys for a possible Washington State victory over Washington on Saturday at Husky Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 11:29 a.m.
As last senior linebacker standing, Washington State’s Isaac Dotson prepared to ‘play heart out’ in final Apple Cup
Dotson is one of 20 WSU seniors who could cap the regular season with their first win over the Huskies on Saturday in the 110th Apple Cup (5 p.m., FOX).
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
While records will be on the line in Husky Stadium Saturday afternoon, Mother Nature has been breaking a few records of her own, courtesy of the Pineapple Express.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
By almost every metric, Saturday’s rivalry game, slated to kick off at 5 p.m. in Seattle (FOX), will double as a sparring match between the Pac-12’s two best defenses.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Every so often, the Apple Cup is precious because of the stakes attached to it. So the 110th edition of the game is nothing to scoff at – at least …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Mike Leach: Washington State not drawing from ‘extra private reserve’ to find focus, effort for Apple Cup
Mike Leach expects that the Cougars will be raring to play by the time 5 p.m. rolls around on Saturday night, but the fact the opponent is wearing purple should …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
No. 14 Washington State (9-2, 6-2) looks to erase a four-game skid in the Apple Cup game and more importantly, win a Pac-12 North title, when it travels to face …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
Early Vegas odds not only project Washington to beat Washington State in the Apple Cup, but they indicate the Huskies will win comfortably.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
WSU can win the Pac-12 North by beating UW in the rivalry game, but the Huskies are no longer eligible for a spot in the conference title game due to …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 1:21 p.m.
The Cougars and Huskies will kick off at 12:30 p.m. on ABC, 12:45 p.m. on ESPN, 5 p.m. on ABC or 5 p.m. on FOX, WSU announced Monday morning.
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 8:35 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • What is that old saying about the amount of fight in the dog? Something about size, right? But what happens when the bigger dog puts …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 11:22 p.m.
In the Thanksgiving hubbub on the eve the Apple Cup, someone in the Washington Huskies traveling party managed to break the apple off the actual cup.And surely the last thing …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 11:21 p.m.
Three times during the fourth quarter of Friday’s Apple Cup, officials stopped the game to chide Washington State fans for throwing debris onto the field to show their displeasure with …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 8:19 p.m.
Want proof of how thoroughly Washington controlled the line of scrimmage in Friday’s 45-17 thrashing of Washington State?
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 8:19 p.m.
There was one extra player on the field at this year’s Apple Cup between Washington and Washington State who wasn’t listed on either teams’ rosters.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 6:17 p.m.
After the first quarter, UW quarterback Jake Browning was on pace for over 800 yards. He finished the period 13-of-17 passing for 202 yards and three TDs.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 6:15 p.m.
After dispatching the Cougars, Washington coach Chris Petersen and multiple UW players were asked if they had a preference: USC or Colorado in the Pac-12 championship?