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College volleyball: No. 13 Washington holds off 22nd-ranked Washington State in Pac-12 opener

Samantha Drechsel finished with a match-high 21 kills and 13th-ranked Washington opened Pac-12 Conference volleyball play with a 25-18, 25-17, 19-25, 16-25, 15-9 win over No. 22 Washington State on …

Why Washington State keeps going back to Los Angeles’ Cathedral High

Both receivers, and now Djibril, have expanded WSU’s footprint at Cathedral, but so would a big result for the Cougars (3-0) this Friday night against USC (1-2) at Los Angeles …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 6:09 p.m.

Pac-12 picks: A smaller slate this weekend means a better chance for perfection

We correctly picked the winners for 10 of the 11 games last weekend, and could have been 11 for 11 had officials in the game between Arizona State and San …

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 7:34 p.m.

USC game carries more significance for 33 Southern Californians on Washington State roster

The Cougars’ Pac-12 opener is meaningful because it’s the first of nine games that counts toward conference standings. But, similar to how the Apple Cup excites just about every Washingtonian …

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 4:51 p.m.

Pac-12 power rankings: South Division continues to nosedive after another forgettable week

The weekly Pac-12 power rankings from Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.

USC to play first half of Washington State game without standout linebacker Porter Gustin

In the third quarter of USC’s 37-14 loss to Texas, Gustin was first flagged for a personal foul penalty after a punishing hit on Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger and later …

Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew, receiver Travell Harris earn weekly Pac-12 honors

After going two weeks without recognition, Washington State players picked up two of the three weekly Pac-12 Conference honors after Saturday’s 59-24 blowout win over Eastern Washington at Martin Stadium.

Afternoon kickoff announced for week five matchup between Washington State, Utah

The Cougars will follow Friday’s late-night kickoff at USC with a mid-afternoon game against Utah the following week in Pullman.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 7:16 p.m.

First look: Washington State at USC

Washington State (3-0) looks to stay unbeaten when it opens up Pac-12 Conference play against USC (1-2).

Ryan’s return: Former Washington State QB Ryan Leaf talks analyst debut, Tyler Hilinski and 2018 Cougars in wide-ranging Q&A

Just three days removed from the San Jose State game, Leaf, who will be back in Pullman Saturday as a color analyst for WSU’s game against Eastern Washington, answered a …

UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 5:27 p.m.

Pac-12 picks: Winless Arizona, UCLA teams have chance to avenge early results

It wouldn’t have been totally unreasonable to think a couple of Pac-12 teams could start the season 0-2. You might have expected those would be the ones coached by Jonathan …

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 6:23 p.m.

Pac-12 power rankings: USC falls, Arizona State rises after second week of regular season

The weekly Pac-12 power rankings from Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.

The pick: Why Washington State will beat – err, blast – San Jose State

Washington State fans may have to stick around until midnight to see the final play of Saturday’s game, but many will leave three hours earlier knowing the Cougars have stashed …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 9:44 p.m.

Washington State sees plenty of itself in nonconference matchup versus San Jose State

It may not match the mind-numbing passing display put up by Cal and WSU in 2014 – a game in which Connor Halliday and Jared Goff combined to sling it …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 9:45 p.m.

Two minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against San Jose State

Keys to a potential Washington State victory Saturday against San Jose State at Martin Stadium.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 12:12 p.m.

Pac-12 picks: Week two serves up USC-Stanford and a few marquee nonconference matchups

Come for Arizona vs. Houston. Stay for Colorado vs. Nebraska, USC vs. Stanford and Michigan State vs. Arizona State. And take your chances on UCLA vs. Oklahoma.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 7:11 p.m.

Pac-12 power rankings: College Football Playoff chances, Heisman hopes both take hits after opening weekend

The weekly Pac-12 power rankings from Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.

Script flipped: With several key pieces gone, Washington State must rebuild to stay in Pac-12 title discussion

As offseasons go, there isn’t a college football team that experienced a more turbulent one than Washington State – and thus you won’t find a group more eager to get …

UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 29, 2018, 6:36 p.m.

Pac-12 picks: Heavy implications for Pac-12 early as No. 6 Washington meets No. 9 Auburn in Atlanta

The Pac-12 Conference has College Football Playoff aspirations this year, and legitimate ones at that. But if No. 6 Washington can’t beat No. 9 Auburn at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta …

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 6:39 p.m.

Pac-12 preseason power rankings: Can No. 6 Washington put the “Champions” back in “Conference of Champions?”

The weekly Pac-12 power rankings from Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.

UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 8:05 p.m.

Jake Browning, Myles Gaskin may hold key for Huskies against stout Auburn defense

The No. 6 Huskies are heading back to Atlanta for their highly anticipated season opener against No. 9 Auburn on Saturday (12:30 p.m. PT, ABC), and UW coach Chris Petersen …

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 10:10 p.m.

Picking the Cougars: Projections for all 12 of Washington State’s 2018 football games

What’s in store for the 2018 Cougars? We take a look at how each of the 12 regular-season games could pan out, with score predictions and commentary.

Huskies expecting big things from Tevis Bartlett this season

The Washington Huskies want more out of Tevis Bartlett, and the senior linebacker believes he’s capable of doing just that.

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 8:38 p.m.

Tyler Hilinski tragedy a main point of conversation during Pac-12 media gathering

Mike Leach fielded six questions about the quarterback who was supposed to lead his Cougars into 2018 – and probably a few more when he stepped away the podium at …

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 10:42 p.m.

Pac-12 notebook: Coaches think legalization of sports betting could be a risky gamble

With the legalization of sports gambling, college coaches could be encouraged – or even required – to provide weekly player availability reports, or in more simpler terms, injury reports.

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 12:21 p.m.

Video and Q&A: Washington State coach Mike Leach at Pac-12 Media Day

Leach broached a variety of subjects, including the handling of Tyler Hilinski’s death, the Cougars’ impending QB competition and recent rule changes in the NCAA.

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 4:18 p.m.

Pac-12 expanding game-shortening initiative to 30 games, ESPN/FOX broadcasts in 2018

In response to fan and broadcaster feedback, the conference launched the pilot program last season, shortening 15 games in an effort to enhance the fan experience.

UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018, 6:31 p.m.

Washington State picked to finish fifth in preseason poll; Washington Huskies overwhelming Pac-12 favorite

Washington received 40 of 42 votes to win the Pac-12 North, USC 22 votes as the favorite in the South.

UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 6:13 p.m.

Pac-12 Media Day: What you should pay attention to on Wednesday in Hollywood

Five Cougar angles and five Pac-12 angles to keep an eye on as the media masses converge on Hollywood.

Washington State learns Pac-12 basketball pairings

Washington State will play three consecutive road games in Pac-12 Conference play before returning to Beasley Coliseum, the Cougars learned Monday when the league released its 2019 pairings and site …