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UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2012, 8:16 p.m.

Colorado comeback shocks Cougars

Colorado scored three touchdowns in the fourth quarter, including a 4-yard quarterback draw by Jordan Webb with just nine seconds left to lift the Buffaloes to an improbable 35-34 win …

Cougars seek breakout game against Colorado

PULLMAN – It might have been easy to forget, considering the various frustrations that resulted from Washington State’s first three football games of the 2012 season.

Embree keeps Buffaloes engaged in dismal times

In the wake of a 69-14 loss to Fresno State, Colorado football coach Jon Embree declared that his players, owners of a 0-3 record after three games against non-BCS schools, …

Blanchette: Injury report hubbub a real pain

Ankles barking again today. Doc says arthritis may be carrying those precincts.

Colorado comes to WSU with 0-3 record

In the wake of a 69-14 loss to Fresno State, Colorado coach Jon Embree declared that his players, owners of a 0-3 record after three games against non-BCS schools, are …

Gauta makes a name for himself with Cougars

PULLMAN – First, the pronunciation should be clarified.

Stanford trips up second-ranked USC

Even without Andrew Luck, Stanford still has every answer for Matt Barkley and Southern California. Josh Nunes threw a go-ahead 37-yard touchdown to Zach Ertz, Stepfan Taylor ran for 153 …

Still licking wounds, Huskies face Portland State

SEATTLE – Beaten, battered and, perhaps, a little embarrassed on the Bayou, Washington would seem to have the perfect remedy coming to town. But don’t tell Portland State it is …

Halliday throws four TD passes in WSU victory

LAS VEGAS — Mike Leach is talking about different aspects of his Washington State football team, but he’s saying the same thing. Over and over, he’s saying the same thing.

Portland State coach Burton played for Washington

SEATTLE – While starring as an undersized defensive back at Washington, Nigel Burton envisioned a life as an accountant. At 5-foot-9 and 180 pounds, he never seriously entertained playing beyond …

Cougars won’t count on another rout

LAS VEGAS – Mike Leach has most certainly told his team that it doesn’t matter anymore, but Washington State’s opponent here today provided the opportunity for one of WSU’s highest …

WSU QB Halliday may draw start against UNLV

PULLMAN – Perhaps it’s fitting that Connor Halliday’s first start of the 2012 season might come in Las Vegas.

UCLA upsets No. 16 Cornhuskers

Brett Hundley passed for 305 yards and four touchdowns in an outstanding Rose Bowl debut, Datone Jones sacked Taylor Martinez for a tiebreaking safety with 8:44 to play, and UCLA …

Cougars want to fly like Eagles

PULLMAN – The team on the video screen had plenty of energy. They “flew around,” as coaches like to say. And they certainly weren’t pouting. So Mike Leach noted to …

Utah State tops Utes in overtime

LOGAN, Utah – Chuckie Keeton threw two touchdown passes, Kerwynn Williams scored on 1-yard run on the first possession of overtime and Utah State beat Utah 27-20 on Friday night …

Pac-12 picks

Well, that wasn’t great. The winners weren’t difficult to predict in the Pac-12 last week. To that end, we posted a 10-1 record, missing only on Nevada’s upset of California.

Blanchette: Cougs’ new digs show they belong

A magazine devoted to Pac-12 football currently on newsstands includes a photo essay on the conference’s stadiums.

Cougars need better results in running game

PULLMAN – There is no ideal yardage number in mind, coach Mike Leach says, when it comes to how much he wants Washington State to move the ball on the …

Top-ranked USC looks the part in win over Hawaii

Marqise Lee caught a 75-yard touchdown pass on the first play from scrimmage and returned a kickoff 100 yards for a score, and No. 1 Southern California rolled to a …

Huskies hold back Aztecs

SEATTLE — It started off like a rout.

WSU Cougars must regroup after loss

PULLMAN – The Washington State Cougars returned home in Friday morning’s wee hours, attended classes and practiced for about an hour last night after their disappointing season-opening loss at Brigham …

WSU-BYU: How they scored

First quarter BYU 7, WSU 0

WSU fails to score touchdown as BYU spoils Leach’s debut

PROVO, Utah – They played with tempo. They played with confidence. They moved the ball up and down the field, in short bursts, long bursts, by pass and by run. …

Apparent injury keeps freshman starter sidelined

PROVO, Utah – Redshirt freshman Xavier Cooper was listed atop the Washington State depth chart at defensive tackle, but he wasn’t able to play in the team’s season opener against …

Roddick announces retirement

Tennis: Andy Roddick’s tennis career will close at the U.S. Open, the site of his biggest triumph. The 2003 champion at Flushing Meadows and former No. 1-ranked player decided to …

Leach gets first chance to see what Cougs can do

PROVO, Utah – If you’re wondering what to expect out of the Washington State football team when it opens its season against Brigham Young this evening, you’re not alone. Mike …

BYU’s Nelson gets his turn to lead

PULLMAN – It might have been difficult two seasons ago to imagine that Riley Nelson would be where he is today, entering his senior year as Brigham Young’s unquestioned starter …

Pac-12 coaches calculate new kickoff rules

No team in the Pac-12 has benefited more from stellar special teams play in recent years than the Oregon Ducks.

Cougs in school, think it could be advantage

PULLMAN – Washington State isn’t the only Pac-12 football team in the Northwest conducting practices in preparation for the 2012 season. The Cougars are, however, the only Pac-12 football team …

Cougs in school, think it could be advantage

Washington State isn’t the only Pac-12 football team in the Northwest conducting practices in preparation for the 2012 season.