Stories tagged: college football
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
WSU safety Skyler Thomas reflects on Saturday’s scrimmage and talks about the Cougars’ first opponent.
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 10:45 p.m.
Cougars linebacker Dillon Sherman talks about Saturday’s scrimmage and what he’s seen of Wyoming’s offense on film.
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
WSU coach Mike Leach talks about Sunday’s practice and gives some more detail on the departure of defensive lineman Pono Lolohea.
Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Washington State wide receiver Easop Winston talks about Saturday’s scrimmage and what Gardner Minshew brings to the offense.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 19, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Once a coveted junior college prospect, Lolohea signed with the Cougars in December as part of the early signing period and arrived on campus in January in time to participate …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Of Eastern Washington’s 16 scripted and situational drives Saturday at Roos Field, just two resulted in the offense – first-, second- and third-team units – reaching the end zone.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Brandon Arconado hauls in two more TDs … and four other reactions from Washington State’s second fall scrimmage
Nearly two weeks shy of their 2018 opener at Wyoming, the Washington State Cougars returned to Martin Stadium Saturday afternoon for the second scrimmage of the preseason camp. Here are …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
When Myles Gaskin first arrived at Washington, the outside expectations for the Huskies were very different. They weren’t seen as an overwhelming favorite in the Pac-12.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
Quarterbacks Mason Petrino and Colton Richardson combined to throw for 10 touchdowns. Petrino tossed eight, completing three to Connor Whitney and a pair to Cutrell Haywood, who also caught a …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
WSU coach Mike Leach talks about Friday’s scrimmage and how nose tackle Taylor Comfort plays well with a low center of gravity.
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
WSU nose tackle Taylor Comfort talks about earning a scholarship and how he expects to contribute this season.
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Jeff Phelps talks about giving nose tackle Taylor Comfort a scholarship and how the redshirt senior is effective despite being undersized.
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
WSU receiver Rodrick Fisher talks about his first fall camp with the Cougars and how he’s adjusted to the college game.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
In May, Comfort was one of five players WSU bumped from walk-on to scholarship. It meant he could cease his post-grad job hunt and continue to play the game he …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
All-American quarterback Gage Gubrud has witnessed the growth of his top targets.
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 6:12 p.m.
Offensive line play just fundamentally looks right when it is working. Apply force, move a resisting object. Jump out at the correct angle and cut off an object vectoring toward …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2018, 3:14 p.m.
Ohio State says factfinders investigating coach Urban Meyer’s handling of domestic abuse allegations made against a former assistant will deliver a report to university leaders sometime next week. The school …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 8:49 p.m.
Observations and notes from day 12 of Washington State camp: Defense takes command late to emerge victorious in 11-on-11 period
The Washington State football team held its 12th fall practice under sunny and hazy skies Thursday at Rogers Field/Martin Staidum.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Once a 6-4, 210-pound safety, Willie Taylor III now thriving at Rush linebacker for Washington State
Taylor III is on track to start for the Cougars after spending his redshirt year learning under the tutelage of Frankie Luvu, whose mastery of the position made him an …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Increased carries coupled with the return of proven ballcarriers Antoine Custer and Sam McPherson could end the 1,000-yard-back drought this fall.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 2:56 p.m.
Once again, Trey Adams is starting to impose himself along the Washington offensive line.
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 9 a.m.
The parents of offensive lineman Jordan McNair say suspended University of Maryland coach DJ Durkin should be fired. McNair collapsed during a preseason conditioning drill May 29 and died two …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Joint practices have become staple of NFL preseason. Washington State’s Mike Leach thinks they could also bring intrigue to college game
The Washington State coach has advocated for mixed practices between college programs within the same geographical footprint – perhaps scrimmages and preseason games, too – and made his case again …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 9:13 p.m.
Cougars defensive tackle Nick Begg discussed the first two weeks of fall camp and evaluates Misiona Aiolupotea-Pei.
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
WSU nickel Hunter Dale talks about how he recovers during spring camp and evaluates true freshman Patrick Nunn.
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Cougars coach Mike Leach talks bad haircuts, the QB competition and what Steve Spurrier Jr. has brought to the wide receivers.
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Observations and notes from day 11 of Washington State camp: Trey Tinsley efficient, decisive while Gardner Minshew struggles to get in rhythm
East Carolina graduate transfer still continues to get the bulk of the work at quarterback, while redshirt junior gets just one series during 11-on-11 team period.
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 5:15 p.m.
The 95-year-old Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is just past the halfway point of a $300 million renovation project that will modernize the venerable arena. But the show must go on …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 7:16 p.m.
On a cornerback blitz, Kyler Gordon broke free into the backfield, untouched and unseen by anyone on the offense.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 10:15 p.m.
His coaching career in its genesis, 26-year-old Eastern Washington offensive line coach Jase Butorac has already lived a charmed life at the position.