Stories tagged: Bill Moos
Sat., Dec. 6, 2014, 8:31 p.m.
Moos confident in health of WSU football program
When Washington State athletic director Bill Moos took stock of the football program after hiring Mike Leach in 2011, he thought that in three years the Cougars would be primed …
Mon., Dec. 1, 2014, 8:41 p.m.
Cougars expect to hire soon
Washington State coach Mike Leach is in the market for a new defensive coordinator and finding one may not require a lengthy search, according to athletic director Bill Moos.
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
Give and Take: Sunday letters
Leach, Moos “I say, I say.” Colonel Foghorn Leghorn of Henery Hawk fame is coach Mike Leach of WSU football fame and has he nothing to say?
Tue., Aug. 26, 2014
No more Cougar home games in Seattle
PULLMAN – The Cougars will begin a new season on Thursday when Washington State takes the field against Rutgers. They will also end a tradition 12 years in the making, …
Mon., Aug. 25, 2014, 8:58 p.m.
No more home games in Seattle for WSU
The Cougars will not play a home game in Seattle next season, and athletic director Bill Moos has indicated that the WSU football team is unlikely to cross the Cascade …
Wed., Aug. 6, 2014
WSU to open store in downtown Spokane
Washington State University is opening a downtown Spokane store that will be a one-stop shop for fans and alumni. Spokane’s store at Riverside Avenue and Wall Street will be a …
Wed., June 4, 2014
WSU football operations building about championships, Moos says
Washington State University dreamed and spent big on its new football operations building in the hope that the lavish facility will help the Cougars compete with their better-financed opponents. The …
Wed., May 28, 2014
Washington State names Wayne Phipps as new track and field coach
The modern history of track and field at Washington State can be measured in eras, and it does not take very long to list them. Since 1946 there have been …
Mon., May 19, 2014
John Blanchette: WSU has opportunity to get back in the running in Pac-12
PULLMAN – Legends came off the books Sunday at Mooberry Track. John van Reenen, Gabriel Tiacoh, George Ogbeide and Tony Li – eight NCAA and 11 conference championships among them, …
Sun., May 4, 2014
Meticulous Moos has made sweeping changes
Bill Moos is meticulous, everything in its proper place. He notices a coaster is missing and adjusts a chair before beginning an interview. Not the chair he will sit in, …
Thu., April 24, 2014
WSU football will play host to EWU in 2018
PULLMAN – The Washington State football team will host Eastern Washington on Sept. 15, 2018, in Martin Stadium the school announced on Wednesday. The Eagles will also travel to WSU …
Sun., April 6, 2014
Grip on Sports: Without Tiger Woods, The Masters won’t be the same
Wednesday: One of the rites of Spring, with a capital “S,” is watching the Masters on television. It’s coming up, but it won’t be the same. Not with Tiger Woods …
Thu., April 3, 2014
Kent hiring brings buzz back to Cougars
PULLMAN — For one day at least, Bill Moos’ wish came true: people cared about men’s basketball again at Washington State. Nudged along by free pizza and T-shirts, more students …
Wed., April 2, 2014, 9:21 p.m.
Kent hire brings buzz back to Cougars
For one day at least, Bill Moos’ wish came true: people cared about men’s basketball again at Washington State. Nudged along by free pizza and T-shirts, more students showed up …
Tue., April 1, 2014
Ernie Kent named men’s basketball coach at Washington State
PULLMAN – Bill Moos enjoyed hiring Ernie Kent so much that he decided to do it again. Kent has been hired by Washington State athletic director Moos as the school’s …
Tue., April 1, 2014
Moos lands Kent, gets his man
So much for the big splash. You could mop this one up with a Kleenex. Not that splash matters anyway. Cannonballs and bellyflops produce the biggest splashes, and how artful …
Mon., March 31, 2014, 11:33 p.m.
Blanchette: Moos gets his man in Kent
What matters is whether Ernie Kent can do more than tread water at Washington State University. Or whether it’s reasonable to expect more than that on a sustained basis.
UPDATED: Tue., March 18, 2014, 9:01 p.m.
WSU fires basketball coach Ken Bone
Ken Bone’s tenure as Washington State basketball coach ended shortly after 10 a.m on Tuesday morning. WSU athletic director Bill Moos fired Bone during their annual end-of-season meeting.
Sun., Feb. 23, 2014
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Wed., Feb. 19, 2014
Bone dangling in exasperating season
PULLMAN – Washington State basketball coach Ken Bone has two years left on his contract but with the Cougars (9-16, 2-11 Pac-12) likely to miss the NCAA tournament for the …
Thu., Jan. 9, 2014
In brief: Cougars reveal 2014 football schedule
college football: The Pac-12 announced its 2014 football schedule on Wednesday and Washington State shortly followed suit. While the conference has a set rotation making it possible to determine which …
Sat., Jan. 4, 2014
Son of WSU A.D. is chosen as prep All-American
Ben Moos, a freshman at Pullman High School, was recently named to the MaxPreps 2013 Freshman Football All-American Team as a tight end. Also listed as All-Americans were Lousiana State …
Fri., Dec. 20, 2013
Cougars appear ahead of schedule
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – When Washington State athletic director Bill Moos hired Mike Leach in November of 2011, he hoped that by 2014 the Cougars would be in position to perennially …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013, 9:05 p.m.
Cougars, Leach meeting Moos’ time line
When Washington State athletic director Bill Moos hired Mike Leach in November of 2011, he hoped that by 2014 the Cougars would be in a position to perennially play in …
Thu., Dec. 19, 2013
WSU’s Kalafitoni Pole ineligible, won’t play in bowl
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Washington State defensive end Kalafitoni Pole is academically ineligible and will not play in the New Mexico Bowl on Saturday, The Spokesman-Review learned Wednesday evening. After traveling …
Wed., Dec. 18, 2013, 8:13 p.m.
WSU’s Pole ineligible, won’t play in bowl
Washington State defensive end Kalafitoni Pole is academically ineligible and will not play in the New Mexico Bowl on Saturday, The Spokesman-Review learned Wednesday evening.
Mon., Dec. 9, 2013
Cougars will face Colorado St. in New Mexico Bowl
PULLMAN – It’s been a decade-long wait for the Washington State football team to return to a bowl game, and nothing was certain until athletic director Bill Moos had the …
Sat., Dec. 7, 2013
WSU hopes set on bid from New Mexico Bowl
PULLMAN – It’s never fun in sports to be the last one picked, but that’s what Washington State is hoping for when it comes to Pac-12 bowl selections. Athletic director …
Fri., Dec. 6, 2013, 8:30 p.m.
Last would not be least as WSU eyes bowl bid
It’s never fun in sports to be the last one picked, but that’s what Washington State is hoping for when it comes to Pac-12 bowl selections.
Thu., Dec. 5, 2013
Cougs practice with visions of bowl game
For the first time since its 27-17 loss in the Apple Cup, the Washington State football team will return to the Martin Stadium turf for football practice today. As a …