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Hook ’em Cougs!: Washington State upsets No. 5 Texas in Holiday Bowl

SAN DIEGO – Washington State’s football program, short on history, made some Tuesday night. For the first time in Cougar history WSU won 10 games for a third consecutive season. …


Sooners pummel Cougars in Pasadena

Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops and his Sooners showed up and shut down the two-headed monster that was Washington State’s co-coaches, Mike Price and Bill Doba, in a 34-14 Rose Bowl …


Worth shouting about: Cougs can dance to 10-2 record after win over Purdue in Sun Bowl

Washington State got that 10th win, 33-27 over Purdue in front of 47,812 at the Sun Bowl on Monday. With it, this team became only the third in WSU history …


Cougs Cap Recruiting Effort With Prize Junior-College Catch

Running back Kevin Brown, a highly recruited player out of San Francisco City College, signed a letter of intent to play for Washington State University, coach Mike Price said Thursday. …


Ccs Women Taking Control

Thanks to a key second-half rally, the Community Colleges of Spokane women’s basketball team is sitting pretty in the Eastern Division of the NWAACC. The Sasquatch, trailing by 10 points …


No Subterfuge At Work Price Just Wants His Contract To Be Right

When he signs his new contract with WSU, Mike Price just wants to be happy. File/The Spokesman-Review


Knee Injury Sidelines Coug Qb

Birnbaum sidelines before he gets started. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review


Roses Result In Bouquet Of Prospects All-American Leads WSU Recruits

Washington State’s Rose Bowl season has vaulted the Cougars into more pristine recruiting territory, marking a departure from the days when they could not compete with Washington in the quest …


Huskies Substitute Utah State For Miami On ‘98 Football Slate

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Northridge Down To Three Finalists For Football Job

A current assistant coach and a former assistant are among the three finalists for the Cal State Northridge head football coach’s position, athletic director Paul Bubb said Friday. The finalists …


Read Follows His Heart Souers Lures Ex-Grizzly Coach Back Into Football With Nau

Northern Arizona football coach Jerome Souers called his mentor, former Montana coach Don Read, to discuss a couple of prospective assistants. “I don’t know if I pushed it or he …


Auburn Star Shines

Playing just down the highway from his old high school, Auburn’s Dameyune Craig closed his college career with two touchdown passes to lead the South to a 31-8 victory in …


Maui Opens Checkbook To Hula Bowl All-Star Football Game Relocates For Renovated Stadium, New Contract

When in doubt, go to Maui. It’s advice the Hula Bowl is heeding this year as it moves the all-star game after 51 years in Honolulu. Officials hope a smaller …


Vandals Closer To I-A Status Ncaa Grants Two-Year Grace Period, But Vandals Must Boost Attendance

One enormous hurdle down. One huge hurdle to go. The NCAA Board of Directors approved a two-year waiver on Tuesday for Idaho, allowing Vandals football games to count toward the …


Bruins Proclaim Themselves Texas State Champs

UCLA couldn’t be national champions, but the Bruins were more than happy to rule the state of Texas. UCLA overcame a 16-point deficit Thursday to defeat Texas A&M; 29-23 in …


Drive Summary

FIRST-HALF DRIVE SUMMARY Michigan Washington State Time of possession 13:45 16:15 Passing yards 116 106 Rushing yards 21 50 WSU possession No. 1 Starts: WSU 20. Ends: WSU 32. Plays: …


Star Quality Has A Griese Kind Of Look

The first one to say, “Just Wait ‘Til 2065” gets a poke in the eye with a sharp thorn. For the 40 days and nights since the Apple Cup, Washington …


Goal-Line Stands Lift Gators Florida Stops Penn St. Two Times At Goal Line

Florida’s Matt Joyner (5) and teammates pound Penn State quarterback Mike McQueary, who was intercepted three times, one of them on a fourth-and-goal from the 1. Photo by Associated Press


Tar Heels Want Respect, As Well

Gator Bowl North Carolina set out to raise its stock for future alliance bowl consideration. Mission accomplished. The seventh-ranked Tar Heels (11-1) routed Virginia Tech 42-3 Thursday, posting an 11-win …


Bulldogs Run Wild In The Outback

Outback Bowl The hype about Wisconsin’s size and power was just that. Speed and quickness dominated the Outback Bowl. Robert Edwards ran for three touchdowns and Mike Bobo finished a …


Adversity Catches Up To Black Torn Calf Muscle Keeps WSU’s Top Runner On Sidelines

Michael Black lasted one quarter. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review


One That Got Away Boose Has Big Game, But Defensive End Given Slip By Griese At End

Washington State’s Dorian Boose blasts into the backfield to bring down Michigan quarterback Brian Griese. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review


Michigan Fans Cheer Rose Bowl Victory

Ann Arbor police shut down about a block of a university street Thursday night as crowds of Michigan fans celebrated the Wolverines’ Rose Bowl victory and probable national championship. About …


Streets Makes Inroads Michigan Receiver Shows He, Too, Can Catch Long Ones

Michigan’s Tai Streets pulls in the first of his two touchdown passes as Ray Jackson of Washington State defends. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review


Defense Rises To Occasion Michigan Stops WSU Run, Praises ‘Amazing’ Leaf

1. Michigan’s Charles Woodson makes the leaping interception of Ryan Leaf’s second-quarter pass intended for Shawn Tims in the end zone. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review 2. Ray Marcus knocks …


Converting Like Clockwork Third-Down Mastery Kills Clock, Cougars’ Chances To Complete Rally

1. Brian Griese likes what he sees after his long fourth-quarter dash keeps the key drive going. Photos by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review 2. Shawn Tims celebrates after scoring the Cougars’ …


They Said It

National columnists’ take on the Rose Bowl: Mitch Albom, Detroit Free Press The gun went off and the hats came on and oh, baby, it was really a happy new …


Time Flies Too Fast Cougs Miss Chance At Final Play

WSU’s Shawn McWashington reaches for a pass just out of his reach in the end zone in the second quarter. Photo by Christopher Anderson/The Spokesman-Review


Woodson’s Star Shines Bit Brighter Interception, Thrilling Victory Give Heisman Winner Edge In Matchup

Early blitzes brought Woodson and Leaf face to face, sort of. Photo by Craig Buck/The Spokesman-Review


Heisman Trophy Jinx No Problem For Woodson

Charles Woodson stiff-armed the Heisman Trophy bowl jinx. Other Heisman winners have struggled in the postseason, but three weeks after he became the first primarily defensive player to win the …