Stories tagged: Mike Leach
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Tyler Hilinski cemented his place in Washington State lore in September with a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jamal Morrow in double overtime to claim a 47-44 win over Boise State.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 3:31 p.m.
WSU fiddles while football coach Mike Leach burns university’s credibility with hoax Obama post on Twitter.
UPDATED: Mon., June 18, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
Mike Leach sets off a storm of criticism on Twitter with doctored video of Barack Obama speech.
UPDATED: Fri., June 8, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
The Washington State University regents unanimously approved a plan to balance the school’s athletics department budget.
Thu., June 7, 2018
An exiled Cambodian leader criticized state legislators for meeting with sanctioned government. State Sen. Mike Baumgartner says it’s better to talk than be isolated.
Fri., May 18, 2018, 6 a.m.
Call it Mike and Mike’s Excellent Adventure: A Twitter Bromance.
Wed., May 9, 2018, 6 a.m.
Three legislators, Mike Leach met with Cambodian prime minister.
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
Projecting the depth chart: QB still very much unsettled at Washington State, but spring ball brings clarity to other positions
From 14 days of spring camp in Pullman and one scrimmage, we’ve gleaned much about what the Cougars’ depth chart could look like this fall when WSU travels to Wyoming …
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
Cougars coach Mike Leach reflects on spring camp and gives an update on the quarterback competition.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Washington State coach Mike Leach gives his thoughts on Saturday’s spring scrimmage in Spokane.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Lacking numbers, Mike Leach keeps first-team offensive line together for Washington State spring game
In a perfect world, Washington State coach Mike Leach would’ve split his offensive linemen into two even teams for Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game at Joe Albi Stadium.
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:15 p.m.
Trey Tinsley and Anthony Gordon showcase arms as Crimson beats Gray 34-24 in Washington State spring game
Six players took snaps Saturday afternoon at Joe Albi Stadium, but when Mike Leach was asked which of his quarterbacks had the most impressive Crimson and Gray Game, the multiple-choice …
UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
In Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game, Trey Tinsley and Anthony Gordon will both have the opportunity to do something that isn’t guaranteed for either after the annual scrimmage at Joe …
Thu., April 19, 2018, 5:56 p.m.
Cougars coach Mike Leach talks about Thursday’s practice and discusses how he follows the NFL Draft.
Tue., April 17, 2018, 11:57 p.m.
Mike Leach covers a variety of topics after Tuesday’s practice, including the upcoming spring game and his opinion on rule changes in college football.
UPDATED: Tue., April 17, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
The best of three worlds: Washington State’s Dave Nichol working with third different co-receivers coach in three years
Nichol was hired in 2016 to coach the Cougars’ outside receivers. He switched to the inside receivers in 2017 and will work with that crew again this season. But in …
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
Washington State’s second spring scrimmage, held Saturday morning beneath rainy skies at Martin Stadium, offered players numerous chances to improve their cardiovascular conditioning.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 1:39 p.m.
Cougars coach Mike Leach talks about the ups and downs of Saturday’s scrimmage and evaluates the play of his quarterbacks.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 9:55 a.m.
The Cougars are through 10 practices with five to go this spring. Some of the pressing questions have been answered; others haven’t.
Thu., April 12, 2018, 11:17 p.m.
Washington State coach Mike Leach talks about the progress of running back Max Borghi and the overall state of affairs of spring camp through 10 days.
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Andre Dillard is either trying to pump up his young teammate or send a deflating message to his defensive counterparts on the other side of the line of scrimmage. He’s …
Tue., April 10, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
Mike Leach reflects on the ninth practice of Washington State’s spring camp and talks about tracking a raccoon in the snow while walking home from work.
UPDATED: Sat., April 7, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Strong wind gusts and persistent rain showers accompanied, but did not deter, the Washington State football team from making plays – and more important, making progress – on both sides …
Thu., April 5, 2018, 9:52 p.m.
Cougars coach Mike Leach talks about wide receiver Easop Winston and how the players handled wet conditions during Thursday’s practice.
UPDATED: Fri., April 6, 2018, 11:06 a.m.
The players who could bookend Washington State’s offensive line this fall have much more in common than a shared “offensive tackle” title.
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Mike Leach considers Trey Tinsley “the most polished” quarterback on the Cougars’ roster and he’s been afforded the privilege of leading the first offensive series whenever WSU breaks into its …
Sat., March 31, 2018, 2:34 p.m.
Washington State coach Mike Leach discusses the fifth day of spring camp and assesses the play of quarterbacks Trey Tinsley, Anthony Gordon and Cammon Cooper.
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Instead of relying on a diet of lean meats, green vegetables and healthy starches, the 6-foot-3, 240-pound edge rusher is bulking up by shoveling down some of McDonald’s famous breakfast …
Tue., March 27, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
WSU football coach Mike Leach talks about the third day of fall camp, new defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys and the progress of the offensive line.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Tracy Claeys may not even need to dial up a three-and-out to win over his first crop of Washington State football fans.