Stories tagged: Pac-12
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
If you’re a Washington football fan, you might have cracked one more brew than you should have over Labor Day weekend. You might have needed a way to dull the …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
First impression: Washington State running back James Williams has another solid season-opening performance
One year after bursting for 211 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns in a 28-0 win over Montana State, the junior tailback once again found his groove in the first game …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Nnamdi Oguayo’s mere presence seemed to uplift the Cougars, who’ve been confronted with adversity on the defensive line all preseason – first when highly-touted nose tackle Pono Lolohea left the …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Washington State freshman Max Borghi makes amends for early mistake with strong showing against Wyoming
Max Borghi will make fewer of those “freshman mistakes” than the majority of his peers this season, and if the running back’s college debut was any indication, he doesn’t let …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 11:32 p.m.
With coach Urban Meyer serving a suspension, new starting quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. had a record-setting day, throwing five touchdown passes to help Ohio State rout Oregon State 77-31 in …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
The amount of confidence pollsters and prognosticators have in the 2018 Washington State Cougars was perhaps best illustrated in an early-August preseason ranking of all 129 FBS teams, courtesy of …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:56 p.m.
John Blanchette: Surrounded by oddities, Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew was the Cougars’ key to staying calm
What restored the psychic equilibrium, oddly enough, was something the Cougars had that maybe no one was quite ready to accept: an assured, tested, steady hand at quarterback, who looked …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:44 p.m.
TV Take: Washington State fans greeted by familiar broadcast voice of Rich Waltz in victory at Wyoming
Rich Waltz began his career here, calling Indians and Chiefs games fresh out of college in the mid-1980s. That started him down a road that led to a variety of …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
Difference Makers: James Williams and Gardner Minshew lead offensive charge in Washington State’s 41-19 win over Wyoming
The junior running back finished with 135 total yards and two scores for the Cougars
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Against Alabama in the national semifinals here in 2016, Nick Harris was a 270-pound true freshman making just the fourth start of his career as the Washington Huskies’ right guard. …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
41-40 Cody (3 OT). As Washington State coach Mike Leach returns home to Wyoming, one memory stands out from the rest
The 1976 Wyoming AA State high school football championship was played on a frosty Saturday in Cody, on Nov. 13, between Leach’s Cody Broncs and the Laramie Plainsmen.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
Role reprisal: With 0-12 season in the past, the Washington Huskies are once again national title contenders
Even back in the bad, bad days of 0-12 – just a decade ago, can you believe it? – the Washington Huskies did their best to pass themselves off as …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 28, 2018, 10:52 p.m.
Steve Spurrier Jr. spent an entire year at Duke in the mid-1990s trying to crack Craig Bohl’s defense, so if anyone knows what Washington State’s offense is up against this …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
Washington State unveiled its week-one depth chart for Saturday’s game against Wyoming. We browse through the two-, but sometimes three- and occasionally four-deep and give you nine OR 10 reactions.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 7:59 p.m.
Washington State (0-0) opens the season on the road for the first time since 2013, visiting Mountain West opponent Wyoming (1-0).
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Believe it or not, Washington won’t be the only top-10 football team taking the field inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sept. 1.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
When Myles Gaskin first arrived at Washington, the outside expectations for the Huskies were very different. They weren’t seen as an overwhelming favorite in the Pac-12.
Mon., Aug. 13, 2018, 1 p.m.
Washington coach Chris Petersen has a roster loaded with NFL-caliber talent to make a run at the Huskies’ second College Football Playoff berth in three seasons. But Petersen isn’t happy …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 4:46 p.m.
Back from a season-ending injury, Chico McClatcher ready to make impact again for Washington Huskies
The ankle injury that ended Chico McClatcher’s season in the Huskies’ Pac-12 opener against Colorado a year ago – and kept him out of eight games and a bowl appearance …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
The Washington Huskies open fall camp on Friday afternoon with plenty of reasons for optimism. Among them, the Huskies were picked sixth in the preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday. But …
Fri., June 15, 2018, 6:04 p.m.
Washington State has added junior college walk-on James Streeter, while guard Kwinton Hinson, will not return for his senior season because of personal reasons, men’s basketball head coach Ernie Kent …
UPDATED: Mon., June 4, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
The Pac-12 will require its teams to win at least six regular-season games to play in a bowl game, eliminating the opportunity for a 5-7 squad to earn a postseason …
UPDATED: Thu., May 17, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Lucas Knowles pitched into the seventh inning and Willie MacIver drove in two runs Thursday as Washington defeated Utah 6-4 in Salt Lake City to move into third place in …
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
Injuries pummeled the Pac-12 Conference in 2018 and it’s safe to wonder if the league would’ve put on a slightly better show during bowl season had a few key players …
UPDATED: Tue., May 15, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
For 12 innings, the Washington State Cougars were able to extinguish just about every one of Gonzaga’s rallies.
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
This spring, WSU’s starting center encountered some unexpected turbulence snapping the football. He’s been more consistent as of late and finished spring camp on a good – and accurate – …
Sat., April 21, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Washington State coaches tried a new strategy for pushing Nnamdi Oguayo to new heights – they demoted him.
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Junior receiver has followed up his strong finish to the 2017 season with an impressive spring. “I love having that pressure on me,” Fuller says of being a go-to receiver …
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.
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 …