Stories tagged: Pac-12 Conference
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Washington didn’t have senior Dante Pettis, the NCAA record-setting punt returner and the primary target for a receiving unit that was already decimated by injury. Senior Lavon Coleman, the Huskies’ …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Difference makers: Washington’s strong defensive performance overshadowed by Myles Gaskin’s big night
The key players in Washington’s 41-14 win over Washington State at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
What is it Einstein reportedly said about doing the same thing over and over, expecting a different result?
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
Myles Gaskin rushed for 192 yards and four touchdowns, Washington’s defense forced four turnovers, and the 15th-ranked Huskies ended Washington State’s hopes for a Pac-12 North title with a 41-14 …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Chip Kelly is headed to UCLA with plans to create another Pac-12 powerhouse. The coach who helped changed college football with his groundbreaking offense at Oregon agreed to a five-year, …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:50 p.m.
Highlights and links from Washington’s win over Washington State in the 110th Apple Cup at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
By almost every metric, Saturday’s rivalry game, slated to kick off at 5 p.m. in Seattle (FOX), will double as a sparring match between the Pac-12’s two best defenses.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Pac-12 picks: From the Territorial Cup to the Rumble in the Rockies, plenty of meaningful football still left
Washington State football beat writer Theo Lawson makes his Pac-12 Conference picks ahead of the final week of the regular season.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Jim Mora’s tenure at UCLA began with three years of enormous promise. It ended with the school abruptly firing the coach late in his sixth season – and on his …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Tristan Vizcaino hit a 38-yard field goal as time expired and No. 16 Washington scored 10 points in the final 58 seconds to stun Utah 33-30 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
It’s naïve to think they can make the game look this easy all the time, so the Washington State Cougars made sure to revel in the best moments of their …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
It’s a very strange place that No. 16 Washington finds itself in with two games left in the regular season. The Huskies’ hopes of landing a spot in the College …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
Washington State’s football team will still play seven games in Pullman next season, but the Martin Stadium games are spread more generously throughout the year rather than all clumped into …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Two weeks remain in the regular season. May the picks be with us.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
Pac-12 power rankings: Three teams still in the Pac-12 North race, six others eyeing postseason berth
Of the five Pac-12 teams currently guaranteed a spot in the postseason, four are still in the hunt for a league title – and a presumed New Year’s Six bowl …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
The improbable and the indomitable careened toward a dramatic finish as Washington State men’s basketball team clawed its way back from a deficit that reached 22 points in the first …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Sam Darnold tossed two touchdown passes and ran for another, Ajene Harris intercepted two passes, including one he returned for a score, and No. 15 Southern California beat Colorado 38-24 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
Washington State defeated Central Florida 1-0 and Eastern Washington lost 2-1 to USC in the opening-round of the Women’s College Cup on Saturday.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Here are three things that stand out from Stanford’s 30-22 victory over Washington on Friday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State defense earns seven takeaways as Cougars hold off Utah 33-25 ahead of bye week
The Cougars (9-2, 6-2), with a bye week on the docket, can now cool their heels for 12 days before playing the Huskies in another Apple Cup that will determine …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
John Blanchette: On Luke Falk’s homecoming, it was Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa that did the home wrecking
Perhaps when Sophie Mata’afa was naming the fifth of her seven children, she sold him a little short by settling on merely Hercules.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
Difference makers: Hercules Mata’afa’s disruption key for Washington State’s defense in 33-25 win at Utah
The key players in Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Washington State’s offense does just enough to back up high-flying defensive performance
Veteran sports writer Vince Grippi gives his three takes on Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
Luke Falk and the Washington State offense will lament all of the scoring opporutnities they squandered Saturday night at Rice-Eccles Stadium. They’ll do that, surely, but probably not before they …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 8:49 p.m.
Updates and highlights from Washington State’s Pac-12 football game at Utah on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Theo Lawson’s keys for a possible Washington State victory over Utah on Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
No defense in the country has been better than Washington at limiting big plays. No running back in the country has been better than Stanford’s Bryce Love at creating big …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Pac-12 picks: With three weeks remaining, the only victories left for Oregon State might be the moral ones
Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson makes his Pac-12 picks for Week 10 of the college football season.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:28 p.m.
Jake Browning lost yet another downfield option last week when sophomore wide receiver Quinten Pounds suffered the second major knee injury of his career. He’s out for the rest of …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
The weekly Pac-12 power rankings from Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.