Stories tagged: college football
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
CU’s defense has been unsuccessful against offenses much less potent than WSU’s and the Cougars have proven to be a resilient team in tight games, while the Buffaloes have mostly …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
As he headed off the field after practice to a team meeting Thursday, with his father sitting in the Kibbie Dome stands watching, Idaho senior running back Isaiah Saunders must …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Boise State, which hasn’t lost to Fresno State at home since 1984, beat a ranked team for the first time in November in program history to keep its conference title …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
UC Davis, which has never beaten EWU, brings one of the most potent offenses in the country to Cheney, along with some of the FCS level’s most decorated players.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Freshman safety D’Angelo McKenzie announced Friday afternoon on Twitter he’d been granted his release from the Cougars football program and will look to transfer elsewhere.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Washington State-Colorado game will feature teams with contrasting styles: one that can close, one that can’t
WSU (8-1, 5-1), ranked No. 10 in the AP Top 25 and No. 8 in the College Football Playoff ranking, is off to its best start since 2002 and will …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Eastern Washington center Spencer Blackburn, a three-year starter and team captain, has received much of his respect for his detail-oriented approach, his technique and preparation, the ability to spot an …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Among the arcane assortment of cups, boots, boats, bells, buckets, artillery and statuary that comprise trophies in college football rivalries, Idaho coach Paul Petrino may have vied for one of …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Keys to a potential victory for Washington State against Colorado Saturday at Folsom Field.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:36 p.m.
Coach Rod Sandberg told his Whitworth Pirates football team this week that their season is half over.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 5 a.m.
Who is Max Borghi? Washington State running back returns to state where he fell in love with football
If Max Borghi told you he was a third- or fourth-generation running back, you’d have no choice but to believe it – and yet it wouldn’t be any further from …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
ALSC designed Washington State’s Cougar Football Complex, Gonzaga’s McCarthey Athletic Center and dozens of other notable buildings in the region.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 8:45 p.m.
When fifth-ranked Eastern Washington (7-2, 5-1 Big Sky) plays host to fourth-ranked UC Davis (8-1, 6-0) at 1:05 p.m. Saturday at Roos Field in a key conference battle, the Eagles’ …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Stating the value of wide receiver Laviska Shenault Jr. to Colorado’s football team, coach Mike MacIntyre made an analogy Tuesday during his weekly press conference that would resonate with any …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
Pac-12 picks: There may not be a College Football Playoff representative, but Pac-12 could send 10 teams bowling
Four teams from the Pac-12 Conference are already postseason eligible, six more could eventually get there and five of those could speed up the process and do so this weekend.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 11:58 a.m.
For the second year in a row, a Washington State defensive coordinator is being recognized as one of the top assistant coaches in college football.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 11:19 a.m.
In August, Gardner Minshew was battling for a starting job at Washington State. In November, he’s being mentioned in the same breath as some of the nation’s top quarterbacks.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
A transcript from the weekly Washington State football live chat with Spokesman-Review Cougars beat writer Theo Lawson.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
The Cougars needed a late touchdown on Saturday in Pullman to defeat California 19-13.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 5:11 p.m.
Pelluer was nominated along with Cardon Johnson of James Madison University and Sam Shook of Ohio Northern University. The three finalists came from an original pool of 30 players, drawn …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
With three weeks left in the regular season, both Pac-12 Conference divisions are still up for grabs, though there’s much more clarity in one of those divisions than there is …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 7:12 p.m.
The Sachse, Texas, native was a four-star prospect according to ESPN’s recruiting services and chose WSU over offers from Louisville, Texas Tech, Illinois, Colorado, UCF, Utah, Wisconsin, Iowa, Duke and …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
What WSU accomplished on the recruiting trail between Sunday night and Monday night could be monumental for Mike Leach’s program years down the road. For now, it means the Cougars …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Lucas is anchoring the right edge of an offensive line that’s allowed just seven sacks in nine games – best in the Pac-12 and tied for fifth-best in the country.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
No. 10 Washington State (8-1, 8-1) tries to extend its five-game Pac-12 winning streak when it goes on the road to face Colorado (5-4, 2-4).
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
Garay-Harris is considered a three-star prospect by the 247Sports Composite Rankings and listed two other offers from Pac-12 schools, Utah and Arizona State, in addition to Mountain West schools Colorado …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 7:39 p.m.
For No. 10 Washington State, Saturday night’s 19-13 win over California was all about weathering a storm. Multiple storms, actually.
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 6:55 p.m.
Kansas has fired football coach David Beaty, effective at the end of the season, ending a three-plus year tenure marked by modest improvement but just a handful of wins.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Washington State and its Hesiman Trophy candidate quarterback could have a large national television audience the next time they step on a football field.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Washington State didn’t move up in the latest edition of the Associated Press Top 25 poll, but the Cougars lose any ground either and held onto the nation’s No. 10 …