Stories tagged: college football
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Alabama, Clemson, LSU and Notre Dame are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Michigan is fifth in the rankings, followed by Georgia …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 1 p.m.
DJ Durkin is poised to return as head of a splintered Maryland football program, coming back to the sideline following multiple investigations involving the death of a player and bullying …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Mike Leach thought his defensive backs handled themselves well Saturday, even if they were constantly picked on by three Stanford pass-catchers who looked just as capable of forming an NBA …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Southern California coach Clay Helton has fired offensive line coach Neil Callaway and taken over play-calling duties for the struggling Trojans.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
The Cougars will play the Cougars on Friday Sept. 13, 2019, for the sixth installment of the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff, which has been held every season since 2013. WSU and …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
The Pac-12 has fined WSU $25,000 because its fans rushed the field following the Cougars’ 34-20 win over the Ducks at Martin Stadium, a conference official confirmed to The Spokesman-Review …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
The top passer in college football is beginning to receive national recognition for his role in Washington State’s 7-1 start to the 2018 season.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
No. 10 Washington State (7-1, 4-1) returns home to the Palouse to take on California (5-3, 2-3) in a Pac-12 North matchup.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Mike Leach and his Washington State football team may be the top target for Pac-12 referees who’ve been peeved by the aggressive text messages the Cougars’ coach sent off to …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 12:48 p.m.
Using the seven-day selection window, ESPN chose the WSU-Cal game, which will kick off at 7:45 p.m. this Saturday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 11:36 a.m.
Washington State moves up four spots to No. 10 in Associated Press Top 25; Washington falls out of national poll
The Cougars are back inside the top 10 of the Associated Press Top 25 rankings for the first time since last October.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 1:50 a.m.
Anticipating Blake Mazza’s right leg would probably determine WSU’s fate at some point this year, the Cougars began their screaming ritual just last week. Their timing, suffice it to say, …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
WSU quite easily could’ve been the next victim on a bizarre day for the Pac-12 – one that saw Cal upset No. 15 UW, Oregon State stun Colorado for its …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 11:12 p.m.
There were a lot of 6-6s projected, or maybe five wins and you could even find a 3-9 prediction or two out there, though that seemed the fuzziest of math …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 41-38 victory over Stanford
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
Linebacker Evan Weaver scored on a 36-yard interception return in the third quarter after Washington made a change at quarterback, and California overcome a sluggish day offensively to beat the …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 7:46 p.m.
EWU head coach Aaron Best announced that two-time All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud would miss the rest of the season due to a toe injury he sustained in a win at …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
TV Take: Well-known Washington State impresses Pac-12 Network broadcasters again in win over Stanford
With familiarity comes respect, if the familiar relationship is a respectful one. Such is the case with the Pac-12 Network’s top football announcing duo, Ted Robinson and Yogi Roth, and …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 6:33 p.m.
Leading up to the renewal of the Big Sky rivalry with Eastern Washington, Idaho coach Paul Petrino preached about the importance of getting off to a good start and limiting …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
After striking early and often the last three games, the Whitworth offense didn’t look like itself early on against Pacific on Saturday.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Jake Fromm threw three touchdown passes, ending speculation about freshman Justin Fields supplanting him, and No. 7 Georgia beat ninth-ranked Florida 36-17 on Saturday in Jacksonville, Florida.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 11:28 p.m.
It was Jake Luton who rallied the Beavers from a 28-point second-half deficit but they wouldn’t have their first road win since 2014 without Colletto, who returned from an awful …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
Junior quarterback Jake Maier threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, leading a second-half rally that carried UC Davis past Montana 49-21 on Saturday in Missoula.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Corner Sean Harper Jr. not available for Washington State-Stanford, but D-end Nnamdi Oguayo could return
For the second straight game, Washington State will be shorthanded in its defensive secondary.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Eastern Washington coach Aaron Best confirms that quarterback Gage Gubrud will undergo season-ending surgery.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 11:24 p.m.
Washington State graduate transfer quarterback Gardner Minshew was excellent again, completing 40-of-50 passes for 438 yards and four touchdowns, and redshirt freshman kicker Blake Mazza drilled a winning 42-yard field …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
Add Eastern Washington safety Cole Karstetter to the growing list of Eagles with Idaho ties.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
Finesse team? Stanford isn’t quite there yet. Nevertheless, the team Washington State will see on Saturday in the Bay Area promises to look much different than the rugged, grind-it-out teams …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
Zack Moss rushed for a career-high 211 yards and scored three touchdowns, helping No. 23 Utah beat UCLA 41-10 on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Blast from the past: Eastern Washington’s wins over Idaho helped build program into national powerhouse
Was Idaho and Eastern Washington an unrequited rivalry? Depends who you ask. There was never a question of who had the better football program, though.