Stories tagged: Pac-12
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 5:54 p.m.
A year after ESPN’s infamous cupcake broadcast, ESPN is back at Husky Stadium … at night … for UW-Arizona State. Washington and the worldwide leader are working on repairing their …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Keys to a potential Washington State victory Friday against USC at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:47 p.m.
Eastern Washington notebook: Second-half momentum killed on a holding penalty in loss to Washington State
Its offense flummoxed and its defense on skates most of the first half, Eastern Washington had finally strung together a sequence of yard-churning drives.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:29 p.m.
Travell Harris is debuting as Washington State’s new kick returner this season, but up until Saturday’s game against Eastern Washington, the redshirt sophomore wide receiver hadn’t had many opportunities to …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:11 p.m.
Alabama knew of Pelluer because defensive coordinator Tosh Lupoi, a former defensive line coach and defensive run game coordinator at the University of Washington, is married to the WSU linebacker’s …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:45 p.m.
John Blanchette: Washington State has every reason to believe early-season momentum will carry into Pac-12 play
So the Washington State Cougars have navigated their minefield of a non-conference schedule – they just took down the heavyweight of the first three weeks, Eastern Washington, in a fun …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State wins ninth straight at home, defeating Eastern Washington 59-24 behind dominant offensive performance
In seven years under Mike Leach, the Cougars have built a potent offense, strengthened their defense and, a more recent development, have gradually transformed Martin Stadium into a considerably difficult …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
Texas, which had started 1-2 in four of the previous five seasons, trailed 14-3 in the first quarter before shutting down freshman quarterback J.T. Daniels and scoring 34 unanswered points.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 59-24 victory over Eastern Washington
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
TV Take: Washington State provided plenty of highlights for Pac-12 Networks to replay in 59-24 win over Eastern Washington
There is an argument to be made instant replay is the most significant invention in the history of football. At least the broadcast part of it.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
WSU reported ticket sales at 32,952, which makes Saturday’s game the 13th sellout at Martin Stadium since the beginning of the 2012 season. It comes one week after the Cougars …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Both Theo Lawson (WSU beat writer) and Ryan Collingwood (EWU beat writer) give their predictions on Saturday’s showdown between the Cougars and visiting Eagles at Martin Stadium in Pullman.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Huskies coach Chris Petersen knew the opening month of the season for No. 10 Washington could end up being quite challenging. The opener against Auburn was a given. Now the …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 8:47 p.m.
Since 2011, the Eagles’ six games against the likes of Washington State, Washington, Oregon and Oregon State have been decided by an average of 6.3 points.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
Short memory: Mike Leach, Washington State not letting 2016 loss linger ahead of Saturday’s rematch versus Eastern Washington
In 2018, the Eagles present a few of the same challenges to the Cougars they did two years ago, but they also differ in many respects.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Keys to a potential Washington State victory Saturday against Eastern Washington at Martin Stadium.
Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
Rewinding the tape: Cooper Kupp and others tell an oral history of the classic 2016 battle between Eastern Washington and Washington State
With the help of a few prominent cast members, we rewind the tape and take a closer look at the unforgettable game in 2016, placing a magnifying glass on a …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 11, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
Rather than watch games from the sideline, Tracy Claeys prefers to observe from the press box – and always has. His predecessor Alex Grinch, WSU’s defensive coordinator from 2015-17, spent …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 3:04 a.m.
Analysis: Washington State offense hits some lulls, but defense does enough to preserve shutout in 31-0 win over San Jose State
The wide receivers weren’t playing with the same gusto they’d shown earlier, the quarterback wasn’t syncing up with them like he had in the first half and despite an otherwise …
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 1:57 a.m.
Washington State’s Air Raid offense may get most of the attention but the Cougar’s defense held San Jose State to the fewest yards of any opponent for the past 24 …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:59 p.m.
When Andy Grammer’s song, “Back Home,” resonated through Martin Stadium Saturday night during the second quarter of Washington State’s easy win over San Jose State, it had special meaning for …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:57 p.m.
Some 32 yards don’t sound like a lot, but Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew’s scrambles Saturday night against San Jose State actually scored quite high compared to predecessor Luke Falk.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:50 p.m.
Good things usually happened when Gardner Minshew threw it up to the sophomore wide receiver Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:50 p.m.
Gardner Minshew’s feet kept him out of several sacks in the first two games, but the Washington State offensive line also deserves much of the credit for keeping the Cougar …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:48 p.m.
The Cougars five times left their offense on the field on fourth down in the first half against San Jose State on Saturday and came away with five first downs …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Tyler Hilinski’s family takes part in flag-raising ceremony prior to Washington State-San Jose State game
Tyler Hilinski’s parents, Mark and Kym, and brothers Kelly and Ryan took part in an emotionally stirring moment before Washington State’s home opener, raising a crimson flag in the east …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Bryce Love ran for 136 yards and a touchdown and No. 10 Stanford made talented quarterback JT Daniels look like a freshman in a 17-3 victory over No. 17 Southern …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 7:27 p.m.
Jake Browning threw for 313 yards and two touchdowns, Ty Jones had two touchdown receptions , and No. 9 Washington finally pulled away in the second half for a 45-3 …
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 6 a.m.
For Washington State’s Patrick Nunn and San Jose State’s Leki Nunn, a long journey comes full-circle Saturday night
At Trinta Park in San Mateo, California, Vika Sinipata would station herself in the middle of the two baseball diamonds, planting a lawn chair behind one home run fence but …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
In keeping Gardner Minshew clean, Washington State O-line does something it’s done just seven times under Mike Leach
Wyoming’s defensive line could hardly sneak a glance at Gardner Minshew on Saturday afternoon, let alone forge a path into the backfield and bring the Washington State quarterback to his …