Stories tagged: college football
Tue., July 17, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Andrea Williams has led the Big Sky for the past two years. She has also been a member of the College Football Playoff’s advisory committee and stadium operations team.
Tue., July 17, 2018, 5:01 a.m.
News is as unlikely as rain at college football’s mid-July conference gabfests, unless Nick Saban announces he’s changed his brand of coffee filters. As the coaches of the Big Sky …
Mon., July 16, 2018, 9:49 a.m.
Jalen Thompson is presumed to be one of the top returning safeties in the Pac-12 Conference this season and Monday, the Washington State junior featured on a watch list of …
Thu., July 12, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
On Monday at the DoubleTree Spokane, the Big Sky Conference’s 13 head football coaches along with 26 players will begin answering the media’s questions at 9 a.m. The interviews will …
Wed., July 11, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
Chris Murray, Montana State’s starting quarterback for the past two seasons, will miss the 2018 season to focus on academics.
Wed., July 4, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
The NCAA is unable to compel schools to interview minority coaching candidates like the NFL’s Rooney Rule does. So it is putting rising candidates through mock interviews and a comprehensive …
UPDATED: Sun., June 24, 2018, 7:31 p.m.
The chatter on the Snapchat group chat had been building toward this day. For months, members of the Washington Huskies’ 2018 recruiting class had kept in touch through their private …
UPDATED: Fri., June 15, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
HERO Sports, Athlon Sports and Street and Smith’s magazine have the Eagles ranked No. 4, No. 6 and No. 14, respectively, in their recent preseason Top 25 polls.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
College athletes will no longer need permission from their coach or school to transfer and receive financial aid from another school. The NCAA Division I Council approved the change and …
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 4:43 p.m.
The Big Sky Conference has adopted a rule that would ban student-athletes with convictions for violent crimes from participating in sports or receiving athletic scholarships at league schools.
UPDATED: Tue., June 5, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Idaho names Adam Breske inside linebackers coach, replacing former Eastern Washington defensive coordinator John Graham
Idaho football has hired Adam Breske, the son of Vandals defensive coordinator Mike Breske, as its inside linebackers coach – the program announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
The Pac-12 will require its teams to win at least six regular-season games to play in a bowl game, eliminating the opportunity for a 5-7 squad to earn a postseason …
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
A 6-foot-4 pro style passer, Cruz has quarterbacked Casteel to a 23-2 record in three years and he’s been the Colts’ only starter since the program’s inaugural season, and the …
UPDATED: Thu., May 31, 2018, 4:26 p.m.
Washington State learned times and television networks for four additional football games on Thursday, when the Pac-12 released its early 2018 TV selections. At least two of the games will …
Wed., May 30, 2018, 2:57 p.m.
Mauigoa was one of 57 Division I centers named Wednesday to the watch list and one of 10 from the Pac-12 to receive recognition. Colorado and UCLA were the only …
UPDATED: Tue., May 29, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
Slot receiver Robert Lewis, who didn’t appear in 2017 because of an injury sustained before the season started, has earned a sixth year of eligibility from the NCAA, which granted …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
Billy Cannon, the gifted running back who won the Heisman for LSU in 1959 with memorable Halloween night punt return touchdown against Mississippi, has died. He was 80.
Thu., May 17, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
Boise State and Florida State will open the 2019 season against each other in Jacksonville. The game will take place on Labor Day weekend (Aug. 31-Sept. 2) at the NFL …
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
McDougle, a high-profile transfer from West Virginia, signed a letter of intent with Mike Leach and the Cougars Wednesday. McDougle will have three years of eligibility remaining when his clock …
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Injuries pummeled the Pac-12 Conference in 2018 and it’s safe to wonder if the league would’ve put on a slightly better show during bowl season had a few key players …
Wed., May 16, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
National champion Alabama will face Louisville in ABC’s first Saturday Night Football game, and Miami plays LSU on Sunday night of the season-opening weekend.
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington defensive back and graduate of North Central High School nearly doubles his salary as Washington co-defensive coordinator and is scheduled to make $1.1 million in 2018.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 8:27 p.m.
Washington State could see a College Football Playoff finalist this fall. It could also see a Mountain West Conference bottom-feeder – and everything in between. On the toughness scale, it …
Wed., May 2, 2018, 6:40 p.m.
Idaho football was not spared the irrevocable calculus of spring.
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk plays waiting game, finally gets scooped up by Tennessee Titans with 199th pick
There’s already one Pac-12 record-setting quarterback in Tennessee. The Titans picked up another one, selecting Washington State’s Luke Falk with the 25th pick of the sixth round of the 2018 …
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
From the Northwest to the Midwest: Washington State OL Cole Madison taken by Green Bay Packers in fifth round
Cole Madison was chosen with the first pick of the fifth round, the 138th pick overall, by the Green Bay Packers on Saturday. He becomes the first Cougar selected in …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Washington State athletic department projects $67 million hole, will discuss plans to reduce debt at Board of Regents meeting
Washington State anticipates its multiyear athletics debt will reach $67 million by the end of the 2018 fiscal year, a school spokesperson confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Friday, and the school’s …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Even on a Tuesday afternoon in April, the Eastern Washington football players had their game faces on.
Thu., April 26, 2018, 7:26 p.m.
The one time Wayne Eades made a tackle in the backfield during an Idaho practice this week, it unleased a tirade from coach Paul Petrino directed at the offensive line.
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
Projecting the depth chart: QB still very much unsettled at Washington State, but spring ball brings clarity to other positions
From 14 days of spring camp in Pullman and one scrimmage, we’ve gleaned much about what the Cougars’ depth chart could look like this fall when WSU travels to Wyoming …