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  • WSU notes: Cougs revisit fundamentals during bye week

    PULLMAN – The Cougars are resting their bodies during the bye week, but only when the coaches are off recruiting. After playing seven consecutive football games to open the season, …


  • WSU notes: Cougs revisit fundamentals during bye week

    The Cougars are resting their bodies during the bye week, but only when the coaches are off recruiting.


  • Young, developing Cougars hit needed bye week

    After seven consecutive night games to open the season, Washington State finally has a bye week. It will be a good opportunity for the Cougars, who are starting to look …


  • Young, developing Cougars hit needed bye week

    After seven consecutive night games to open the season, Washington State finally has a bye week.


  • Bully pulpit

    STANFORD, Calif. – The setting was ripe for an upset. A tepid crowd came to watch a team on the brink of falling out of the national rankings against a …


  • WSU at Stanford: Nothing complicated about this matchup

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. – At a school that has had a faculty member win a Nobel Prize in science for three consecutive years, a football game is not going to …


  • WSU at Stanford: Nothing complicated about this matchup

    At a school that has had a faculty member win a Nobel Prize in science for three consecutive years, a football game is not going to be the most complex …


  • Cougars receiver Vince Mayle has made tremendous progress

    PULLMAN – Many young athletes dream of playing professional sports while growing up. Practically none of them pass the athletic litmus test to have a shot. They pick up a …


  • Pac-12 football: ‘Power Five’ override vote falls short

    PULLMAN – By Monday’s deadline only 27 of the required 75 votes had been cast by NCAA member schools to override the Board of Directors’ decision to grant the five …


  • Cougars fire special teams coach

    PULLMAN – Mike Leach didn’t wait until practice to make significant changes to Washington State’s special teams, dismissing coordinator Eric Russell two days after the Cougars gave up two kickoff …


  • Leach fires special teams coach Eric Russell

    Mike Leach announced at his Monday press conference that he has dismissed special teams coordinator and assistant head coach Eric Russell. The dismissal comes on the heals of Saturday’s 60-59 …


  • WSU, Cal match up passing games

    It’s fitting that the stars will be easily viewed during tonight’s game between California and Washington State, even if some offensive pyrotechnics over Martin Stadium might make the heavens hard …


  • Pac-12 will propose new benefits for student-athletes

    PULLMAN – The Pac-12 Conference announced Wednesday that it has notified the NCAA that it will propose new benefits for student-athletes. In May, the presidents and chancellors of the Pac-12’s …


  • Pac-12 notes: Chris Petersen, Mike Leach don’t buy Roger Goodell’s take

    PULLMAN – Texas coach Charlie Strong met with embattled NFL commissioner Roger Goodell last Sunday and the two concluded that college coaches need to do more to prepare their players. …


  • Leach pal Dykes leads Cal against Cougars

    PULLMAN – Mike Leach faces a former disciple this weekend in California coach Sonny Dykes, who was a wide receivers coach and co-offensive coordinator under Leach at Texas Tech. Dykes, …


  • Cal, WSU offenses not quite mirror images

    Mike Leach faces a former disciple this weekend in California coach Sonny Dykes, who was a wide receivers coach and co-offensive coordinator under Leach at Texas Tech.


  • Cougars’ season given new life

    PULLMAN – The Washington State Cougars may have saved their football season Saturday night, coming back from a 21-0 first-quarter deficit to beat Utah on the road. The win makes …


  • WSU’s football season given youthful lift

    The Washington State Cougars may have saved their football season Saturday night, coming back from a 21-0 first-quarter deficit to beat Utah on the road. The win makes a bowl …


  • Cougars rise up, take down Utes

    SALT LAKE CITY – The hole the Cougars found themselves in with less than a quarter gone in their game at Utah was too deep to even see out of, …


  • WSU’s improving offensive line gets big test against Utah

    The element of time was added to the Washington State offense against Oregon last week. As in, Connor Halliday had all the time he needed to find his preferred receiver …


  • Young Washington State DBs make an imprint

    PULLMAN – During last Saturday’s game against Oregon, Washington State subbed in freshman safety Sulaiman Hameed, burning his redshirt during the fourth game of the season. His coach’s only regret?


  • Eklund ready to eradicate memories

    PULLMAN – For the dwindling number of Washington State football players old enough to remember the last trip, Saturday’s return to Rice-Eccles Stadium is a reminder of likely the lowest …


  • WSU linemen can’t forget last visit to Utah

    A 49-6 loss to a 3-5 Utah team in 2012 was bad enough for Washington State, but it is the game’s aftermath that lingers.


  • A good effort, but Cougars still have plenty to prove

    PULLMAN – In a small, underground room on the bottom level of their new football operations building, Washington State’s players and coaches gathered before midnight on Saturday and acknowledged that …


  • A good effort, but Cougars still have plenty to prove

    In a small, underground room on the bottom level of their new football operations building, Washington State’s players and coaches gathered before midnight on Saturday and acknowledged that they had …


  • Washington State upset bid comes up short versus Oregon

    PULLMAN – There were less than a handful of plays in which Washington State didn’t play well enough to beat Oregon on Saturday night. A break here, a break there …


  • Cougars receiver Isiah Myers adds discipline to game

    PULLMAN – There is nothing unusual about the fact that the current Pac-12 leader in receptions and receiving yards plays for Washington State – the Cougars have attempted more passes …


  • Cougars receiver Isiah Myers adds discipline to game

    There is nothing unusual about the fact that the current Pac-12 leader in receptions and receiving yards plays for Washington State – the Cougars have attempted more passes than any …


  • Ducks a ‘faceless foe’ to Cougars

    PULLMAN – Despite a Pac-12 opener against the No. 2 team in the country on deck, this week is just like every other week for the Washington State football team, …


  • Ducks a faceless opponent to Cougars

    No matter what uniform combination Oregon comes up with this weekend, the Cougars say they will simply see the same generic opponent they prepare for every week.