Stories tagged: college football
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Washington State linebacker Dominick Silvels has night cut short after targeting penalty against California
What looked like a textbook pass breakup ended up with a short night for Washington State’s rush linebacker Dominick Silvels.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
California linebacker Evan Weaver makes early impression on Washington State fans in return to the Inland Northwest
It didn’t take long for Spokane’s Evan Weaver to make an impression on the partisan crowd.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
In an era of run-pass options and spread offenses, Idaho and North Dakota met in a Kibbie Dome battle that could have been played on tall grass, outdoors under a …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
An upper body injury will keep starting Washington State cornerback Sean Harper Jr. out of his third consecutive game tonight as the 10th-ranked Cougars host California at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
On an afternoon when he wasn’t great, Whitworth quarterback Leif Ericksen made the throws he had to. And when he had to, he looked for Garrett McKay.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Fifth-ranked Eastern Washington (7-2, 5-1 Big Sky) tallied six sacks, three interceptions and held Northern Colorado (2-8, 2-4) to just 259 total yards, extending its win streak against the Bears …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 12:55 a.m.
The nation’s 10th-ranked team did it the ugly way Saturday night but the Cougars will head into the 11th week of the college football season still with just one loss …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 5 a.m.
Five decades of futility for Cal against Top-10 teams on the road will continue Saturday night, as will WSU’s magical 2018 season.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
As the 2018 Cougars prepare for the next opponent on their schedule, flashbacks of last year’s dud at Memorial Stadium are imminent – but they aren’t necessarily unhealthy.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Roldan Alcobendas is often tempted to use his crafty footwork on the pitch, but Eastern Washington’s record-breaking kicker refrains.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
As Eastern Washington begins its late-season push for a Big Sky Conference crown, one can’t help but think of a key Nov. 10 date in Cheney with sixth-ranked UC Davis.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 7:23 p.m.
After practice one day early this week, when everyone had jogged into the locker room, Idaho senior linebackers Kaden Elliss and Ed Hall and a couple of teammates reassembled on …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
The 12th-ranked Whitworth football team will take the field at the Pine Bowl on Saturday in need of one more win to claim the Northwest Conference championship and a spot …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Keys to a potential victory for Washington State over Cal Saturday at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Saturday’s Washington-Stanford loser will be saddled with three conference losses and will need a lot of help to catch division leader Washington State by the end of the regular season.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Big Sky picks: Don’t expect Northern Colorado to give Eastern Washington trouble in Greeley this time
Big Sky Conference football predictions
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
McKenzie Milton threw for 312 yards and three touchdowns to help No. 9 UCF hold off Temple 52-40 and extend the nation’s longest winning streak to 21 games. Taj McGowan …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Following a season in which they had more negative rushing plays than rushing touchdowns, Washington State’s tailbacks have crossed the goal line 13 times in eight games and they’ve lost …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
The offensive coordinator, Chris Petersen knows, is often an easy target for backlash. And that has certainly been the case this week for Bush Hamdan, Washington’s offensive coordinator who is …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Prep star Evan Weaver returns to Northwest for Washington State-Cal game as one of nation’s top tacklers
Weaver was an all-state player for the Bullpups as a senior, winning Washington 4A Defensive Player of the Year honors from The Seattle Times, Associated Press and Tacoma News Tribune. …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Whether it’s in casual conversation or the moments following one of his electric touchdown runs, Eastern Washington quarterback Eric Barriere is smiling.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
A nugget from last week’s edition of the Pac-12 picks: “The oddsmakers aren’t anticipating too many riveting games across the Pac-12 landscape this weekend.” And neither were we. But the …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
One win away from clinching a conference title, Whitworth has no plans of slowing down after the regular season ends
All that stands between Whitworth (7-0) and a playoff appearance is a win against either of the bottom two teams in the NWC standings: Lewis & Clark on Saturday, or …
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
DJ Durkin has been fired as Maryland’s football coach, one day after being reinstated by the school. His dismissal comes after the decision to bring him back on Tuesday was …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
Gardner Minshew’s signature look has taken over Halloween. A look at some of the best Minshew costumes we’ve seen on Twitter today
At the risk of running into himself a few-dozen times on the trick-or-treat trail, Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew might want to stay in this Halloween.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
A full transcript from Wednesday’s Cougar football live chat with Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Washington State always saw potential in Dezmon Patmon. Now the junior receiver is starting to see it in himself
Washington State’s junior “Z” receiver is finally starting to come into his own and posted career-high numbers Saturday in a 41-38 win over No. 24 Stanford. Patmon’s 10 receptions were …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
A month after sustaining a toe injury that ultimately ended his college career, Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud donned a beanie, sweats and a practice jersey Tuesday as he spoke …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
A chaotic Saturday for the Pac-12 started with Arizona State defeating USC in the Coliseum and culminated with Arizona springing an upset of Oregon in Tucson. Sandwiched in between were …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
Washington State cracked the top 10 of the initial College Football Playoff rankings, checking in at No. 8 in the country when the rankings were unveiled Tuesday afternoon on ESPN’s …