Stories tagged: college football
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Colorado has fired coach Mike MacIntyre after the team lost six straight games in his sixth season at the school.
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
A day after handing Arizona a 69-28 thumping, Gardner Minshew and the 7th-ranked Washington State Cougars opened as an early 3-point favorite in Friday’s Apple Cup against the 16th-ranked Washington …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
A day after dispatching Arizona 69-28 at Martin Stadium, Washington State (10-1, 7-1) moved up one spot to No. 7 in the newest edition of the Associated Press Top 25 …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
An early interception by Washington State’s Marcus Strong allowed Gardner Minshew and company to drive down to give the Cougars a 14-point lead midway through the first quarter en route …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 1:50 p.m.
Seventh heaven: Washington State thumps Arizona behind Gardner Minshew’s record-breaking seven TD passes
It’s been a season of milestones for Washington State in 2018, and the Cougars were eyeballing another one Saturday night, trying to become the sixth team in program history to …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:02 a.m.
Difference makers: Gardner Minshew adds more highlights to Heisman campaign, Calvin Jackson Jr. scores first touchdowns
Difference makers from Washington State’s 69-28 victory over Arizona at Martin Stadium in Pullman
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:09 a.m.
TV Take: Washington State makes thumping of Arizona look like a walk in the park… or through Pullman
The distance Washington State has traveled this year is in some ways analogous to the distance head coach Mike Leach travels many days from his home to his office.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
Quirky special teams touchdown, goal-line forced fumble go Washington State’s way as rout of Arizona starts early
Although Arizona had plenty of problems stopping Washington State in the first half, the blowout-in-the-making on Saturday included two bizarre plays that made Cougar fans scream.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10 p.m.
It’s hard enough to play No. 8 Washington State in its own back yard, but Arizona made it even tougher on Saturday with an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty that helped extend …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
The fifth annual Dam Cup, given to the winner of the young EWU-Portland State rivalry game, was a bonus, much like the milestone marks a handful of Eagles reached in …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
Ohio State went to overtime to avoid one of the most stunning upsets of the season, beating Maryland 52-51 on Saturday in College Park, Maryland when the Terrapins failed to …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:47 p.m.
The 21st-ranked Utah Utes overcame a slow start, sloppy field and a snowstorm to rout the Colorado Buffaloes 30-7. The Utes won despite losing their defensive star Chase Hansen to …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 8:14 p.m.
Jake Browning threw for three touchdowns and Myles Gaskin rushed for 135 yards in the final home game of their careers, and No. 17 Washington scored 28 first-quarter points on …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
Last week in a 31-7 win at Colorado, Pelluer tied the previous mark of 51 games, held by wide receiver Gabe Marks and defensive lineman Daniel Ekuale. The sixth-year middle …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Senior running back Logan Jones’ 13-yard touchdown run with 2:19 left pushed Montana State into the lead, and a goal-line fumble with under 10 seconds left sealed the Bobcats’ 29-25 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
Teams have tried all season to run the ball against Whitworth, and if there was a team equipped to do it well, surely that was the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Feleipe Franks passed for 274 yards and three touchdowns – all in the first half – and No. 13 Florida ran up 600 total yards to rout overmatched Idaho 63-10. …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:37 a.m.
Recap and highlights: Gardner Minshew breaks school record, Washington State reaches 10 wins in rout of Arizona
It’s been a season of milestones for Washington State in 2018, and the Cougars were eyeballing another one Saturday evening, trying to become sixth team in program history to nail …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 5 a.m.
Gardner Minshew should have plenty of chances to boost his Heisman Trophy resume against a mediocre Arizona pass defense and the Cougars should cruise into the Apple Cup on a …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
No doubt about it: Eastern Washington wins at least share of Big Sky crown after thumping Portland State
Eastern Washington wasn’t about to let a called-back touchdown impede its momentum. Not in this setting. Not with this much on the line.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Sean Modster caught a career-best three touchdown passes to lead No. 23 Boise State to a 45-14 victory over New Mexico on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
The Idaho Vandals are playing out the final game in a 4-6 season. But instead of finding themselves in a Big Sky Conference outpost in early winter, the Vandals on …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Keys to a potential victory for Washington State against Arizona Saturday at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Blowout loss to Arizona in 2017 was a sour memory for Washington State. Saturday, the Cougars and Tracy Claeys will try to crack the Wildcats’ code
WSU players probably don’t need anyone jogging their memories, but they’re still only about 400 days removed from the 2017 debacle in Tucson, when the Wildcats rushed for 328 yards, …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 5:13 p.m.
Minnesota, Texas, Tennessee or Georgia: Whitworth’s playoff possibilities could take Pirates far from Pine Bowl
Making their first playoff appearance, the Stags (7-3) are unranked but heralded as champion of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They are one of two playoff teams with three …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Whitworth football coach Rod Sandberg got a call this week, he said, from officials at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, the Pirates’ opponent Saturday. They were asking for heaters on the sidelines.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
No. 17 Washington still has a legitimate shot at a more than acceptable consolation prize despite the disappointment of being knocked out of the College Football Playoff conversation by midseason. …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
The annual Big Game between Stanford and California that had been scheduled for Saturday was postponed two weeks because of the unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area resulting from …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 5 a.m.
Imagine the 2012 college football season without Johnny Manziel’s gridiron wizardry and bombastic swagger, or the 2011 campaign without Case Keenum and his rocket right arm.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Beating Portland State on Friday night would also sweeten Eastern Washington’s postseason pot, likely giving the Eagles a first-round bye and second-round home game.