Stories tagged: cougars
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Researcher tells of surprises discovered about cougars
Cougars are far more social than previously thought, a Sequim scientist told a Peninsula College audience.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 12:10 p.m.
Cougar fans urge focus on mental health after Tyler Hilinski’s apparent suicide
After news of Hilinski’s death surfaced, members of the college football community took to Twitter to share the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and plead with people to seek help for …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Apple Cup emphasis patrols underway
Got tickets to see the Cougars take on the Huskies in the Apple Cup on Saturday? Or maybe you are a Washington State University student heading home for the holidays …
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
It’s party time in Pullman
WSU supports the tradition of partying, opening the lots on Thursday evening and not closing them until Sunday, giving fans lots of time to prepare for games, socialize afterward and …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:41 p.m.
Tyler Hilinski comes up big in WSU’s comeback win over Boise State
Prior to Saturday, Tyler Hilinski had attempted 39 passes in just over one season wearing a Washington State uniform. But the sophomore quarterback emerged as one of several WSU heroes …
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 9:43 p.m.
Charges detail extensive poaching ring in Washington, Oregon
An extensive poaching ring is responsible for slaughtering more than 100 black bears, cougars, bobcats, deer and elk in southwestern Washington state and northwestern Oregon, with many of the animals …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Picking the Cougars: Projections for all 12 of Washington State’s 2017 football games
Judging by the last few seasons, you may have a better chance of choosing the correct Powerball numbers than predicting Washington State’s schedule with 100 percent accuracy. The same team …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
Cornerback from Texas verbally commits to Washington State
Erick Hallett II is leaving the Lone Star State for the Palouse and an opportunity to contribute as a part of Alex Grinch’s “Speed D.” Hallett II, a three-star cornerback …
Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
Determining depth: A projection of Washington State’s 2017 two-deep
Washington State practice is closed to the public for the rest of the season, meaning fans and reporters who still haven’t gotten their fix of preseason football will have to …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
All-camp team: 5 Washington State football players who made the biggest impact during fall camp
We take a quick look back at the first three weeks of Washington State football practice and hand out all-camp honors to the five players who looked the best during …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Taylor, Washington State hoping for better start to 2017 season
Robert Taylor isn’t alone. He’s not the first Washington State student who’s made a costly after-hours blunder on the Pullman campus and he certainly won’t be the last.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 3:27 p.m.
Washington State gets pledge from California receiver
Patrick Nunn received an offer from Washington State in March and six months later, the wide receiver from San Mateo, California, has given a verbal pledge to the only Pac-12 …
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
12 players who could make life hard for Washington State this season
Week 1, it was a wide receiver from Eastern Washington. Week 2, it was a running back from Boise State. Week 11, it was a quarterback from Colorado and Week …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
Top basketball recruit Roberto Gittens to attend JC, not WSU this fall
The crown jewel of Washington State’s 2017 basketball recruiting class won’t suit up for the Cougars this season.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
Washington State’s Onyeukwu making quick work of his short stint in Pullman
The college experience is going by at warp speed for Chima Onyeukwu.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 11:22 p.m.
Leach less than thrilled with ‘last 30 yards’ of Washington State practice
Washington State’s first workout under the Sunday Night Lights was a productive one. Until it wasn’t.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
It’s only been nine days, but Jamire Calvin’s reputation already growing at WSU camp
The reputation of Jamire Calvin’s fall camp at Washington State has spread almost as rapidly as the vicious wildfires currently smoking out the Pacific Northwest. And just like those nasty …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Gleason receives top alumni honor from WSU
When Washington State University selects its recipient for the Regents’ Distinguished Alumnus Award, the goal is to find someone “who has made significant contributions to society and, through his or …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
Mata’afa, Ekuale named to Polynesian watch list
Washington State defensive line standouts Hercules Mata’afa and Daniel Ekuale were named Thursday morning to the 2017 Polynesian College Player of the Year Award watch list. The award is presented …
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Cougars headed home early … and other observations from Day 8 of fall camp
LEWISTON – The Washington State football schedule is frontloaded with home games this season – five of the seven are in the month of September – and Cougar coach Mike …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
Second team O-line has its struggles on Day 6 of WSU camp
LEWISTON – There are few teams in the country who wouldn’t jump at the opportunity to trade their own offensive line for that of Washington State. The Cougars have a …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
Tavares Martin Jr. primed to break out for Cougars … and four other players who could do the same this fall
Breakout performances are part of the formula that makes college football such an exciting attraction for its fans and followers. Every season, nearly every team has a player, or multiple …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Tempers heat up in Lewiston … and other observations from the fifth day of WSU camp
LEWISTON – The temperatures cooked and so did the tempers Sunday afternoon as Washington State logged its fifth day of fall camp and third at Sacajawea Junior High in Lewiston. …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
Inside and out, WSU receivers getting the tips they need
In an effort to ensure that no lesson goes untaught, WSU football coach Mike Leach is giving Dave Nichol the inside receivers this fall and Derek Sage will handle the …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
Washington State fall camp: four observations from Day 1
PULLMAN – A mess of crimson and white jerseys pushing sleds, running routes and chasing athletic trainers for a swig of water? Yep, fall camp is upon us. The Cougars …
Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Cougars strong across the board entering fall camp
Mike Leach might liken the 2017 Cougars to a sharp cheddar, rather than a fine Swiss. There just aren’t many holes. Like every team in the country, the Cougars will …
Sat., May 6, 2017
Living with predators – adaptation
“Grizzlies won’t be a problem for livestock, they’ll prey on hikers.” So said the wildlife conflict specialist from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Pullman police stunned, grappled with former Washington State cornerback after counterfeit cash incident
Pullman police used a neck hold and a Taser to subdue a former Washington State football player after he allegedly tried to spend counterfeit cash at a liquor store and …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Freshman Chanelle Molina leads Washington State women over No. 9 UCLA
Freshman Chanelle Molina could feel the confidence growing as Washington State hung with No. 9 UCLA on Friday night.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:36 p.m.
John Blanchette: Cougars send diehard fans home happy
John Blanchette: Winter Wednesdays at the Spokane Arena are, often as not, hockey night. They drop the puck and a sliver of the 8,000 who show up for the annual …