Stories tagged: college football
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 19, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
For the second straight year, UW co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake has said no to Nick Saban.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
Robert Valencia made the first start of his career in what was supposed to be his last game at Washington State, but now the offensive lineman will have another year …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 9:33 p.m.
The NCAA approved Spencer Blackburn’s hardship request for a sixth year of eligibility, stemming from a thumb injury that sidelined him his entire redshirt freshman season in 2015.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:17 p.m.
Gage Gubrud will don the blue practice jersey at Washington State for the first time on March 21, and fans wishing to observe the Cougars’ impending quarterback competition will have …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
Eastern Washington offensive coordinator Bodie Reeder has accepted the same position at North Texas, according to multiple reports.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 11:54 a.m.
There’s plenty of games to choose from, but most of those who’ve followed Gage Gubrud would contend his finest hour as Eastern Washington’s quarterback came three years ago in his …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 3:15 p.m.
Transcript: Washington State coach Mike Leach offers his thoughts on Eastern Washington transfer QB Gage Gubrud
The Cougars got possibly their best news of the offseason Saturday morning, when Washington State announced that former Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud had been granted a medical hardship waiver …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
After a long and at times strenuous process for the FCS All-American and two-time Walter Payton Award finalist, Gubrud finally got the clarity he was looking for Saturday. The former …
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 2:44 p.m.
Quarterback Justin Fields has been granted a waiver that will allow him to play immediately for Ohio State after transferring from Georgia. Fields, a former five-star recruit, transferred to the …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Clemson’s co-offensive coordinators Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott have received raises to now make $1 million a year. Several Clemson football assistants and staffers earned raises approved by the school’s …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Gardner Minshew took a break from his rigorous pre-NFL Draft training in Florida to collect the Male Sports Star of the Year, presented Thursday by the Seattle Sports Commission at …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:47 p.m.
After picking up 20 signatures in December, the Cougars tacked on two more Wednesday, signing high school defensive end Nicholas Sheetz and junior college offensive tackle Jimmy Price.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 7:27 p.m.
Aaron Best and his coaching staff - through a series of high school highlight videos - displayed their 2019 recruiting class to a room full of red-clad fans at Northern …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 7:08 p.m.
Along with 14 early signees, nine of whom are already enrolled, the Vandals feature a class of 24 newcomers, with possibly one more late signing to occur.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
As far as a National Signing Day workload goes, Wednesday’s was on the lighter side for Mike Leach and his Washington State staff.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
On national signing day, Washington added four-star linebacker Daniel Heimuli to an already stacked 2019 defensive class.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
Florida State and Miami were hoping signing day could help put 2018 to rest and start building toward better times. Coming off a 5-7 record in their first season under …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Eastern Washington QB Gage Gubrud denied medical redshirt, sixth year of eligibility now in question
The Spokesman-Review learned through multiple sources that former FCS All-American and two-time Walter Payton Award finalist Gage Gubrud had his medical redshirt denied by the NCAA, which would prevent him …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Sheetz doesn’t list any other Power Five offers, according to 247Sports, but held other FBS offers from Air Force, Georgia Southern, Georgia State, Middle Tennessee State, Tulane, Troy, USF and …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Gardner Minshew, Andre Dillard, James Williams will make up Washington State’s contingent at NFL Combine
Washington State will send a prolific quarterback, an All-American left tackle and a Swiss Army knife running back to next month’s NFL Scouting Combine.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 2:34 p.m.
The NCAA has sanctioned Missouri’s football, baseball and softball programs after an investigation revealed academic misconduct involving a tutor. Among the penalties were three years of probation and one year …
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 4:53 p.m.
Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley’s salary jumped to $6 million and he had his contract extended a year, through the 2023 season. Riley and Oklahoma’s Board of Regents agreed in …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
On the heels of a banner season, Washington State’s offensive and defensive play-callers both received votes of confidence from the school administration Wednesday afternoon through contract extensions.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 2:19 p.m.
The NCAA football rules committee is going to consider changes to the overtime format. The goal is to make it less likely for games to go beyond two extra possessions …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
A school official confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Monday that Kainoa Wilson, a 5-foot-11, 169-pound inside receiver is no longer with the Cougars. Cougfan.com was the first to notice Wilson’s absence …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
Pending the approval of a medical redshirt, Eastern Washington graduate transfer quarterback Gage Gubrud will spend his final season of college eligibility at Washington State, The Spokesman-Review learned Sunday from …
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
Still looking to replenish on its offensive line, Washington State received a commitment from a junior college offensive tackle Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
When Gardner Minshew wasn’t winning over coaches and scouts with his right arm or his football savvy this week at the Senior Bowl, the Washington State quarterback was wowing them …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 8 p.m.
Washington State teammates Gardner Minshew, Andre Dillard find silver linings of Senior Bowl despite 34-24 loss
Gardner Minshew and Andre Dillard won 11 games together this season, but capturing a 12th wasn’t in store for the Washington State teammates Saturday afternoon in the Senior Bowl.
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
It’s supposedly basketball season at Brandon High, but in the dead of winter at the 6A school in Rankin County, Mississippi, there’s only one student brushing up on his jumper …