Stories tagged: Pac-12
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 7:26 p.m.
Pac-12 forms task force to seek answers for issues in sports
The Pac-12 Conference is launching its own task force to develop reform proposals in the wake of a federal bribery investigation that includes two assistant coaches in the conference.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
Azeem Victor fills whatever role’s needed for Huskies defense
Finally, Azeem Victor was back. Back to form. Back to punishing. Back in control in the middle of Washington’s defense during the Huskies’ victory at Colorado two weeks ago.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Huskies’ defense piles up sacks without blitzing
The Huskies sacked California quarterbacks eight times Saturday night, matching the most sacks in a game for the Washington defense over the past 15 years.
Mon., Oct. 9, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Oregon State and coach Gary Andersen agree to part ways
Oregon State and coach Gary Andersen have mutually agreed to part ways, effective immediately, with the Beavers off to a 1-5 start.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 3, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Cal head coach Justin Wilcox has important ties to upcoming rival Washington
The job offer came soon after Justin Wilcox had been cut during his first NFL training camp.
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 7:43 p.m.
Chris Petersen tired of these late kickoffs for No. 6 Washington
Chris Petersen felt the need to apologize Monday for something completely out of his control.
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
Chico McClatcher’s injury opens up opportunities for Huskies receivers
Chico McClatcher is in good spirits. His teammates are, too.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 10:40 p.m.
Jim Meehan: Preliminaries over, time to see how Washington State stacks up
Thankfully, the prelims are over, though USC nearly didn’t get the memo. The Trojans needed a huge fourth quarter for a 30-20 road win over Cal. Now it’s WSU (4-0, …
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Former Husky Drew Lewis rebuilds his career at Colorado
Drew Lewis lost his way at Washington. He knows this now.
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
Pac-12 picks: Recognizing our mistakes and ‘playing the next play’
If you took a few minutes to browse through last week’s picks, you probably noticed a large, bold headline at the top of the screen before anything else. It’s meant …
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 7:16 p.m.
College volleyball notes: WSU enters rugged Pac-12 after strong preconference run
A quality record, a good feel for new lineup combinations and a ton of frequent flyer miles.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 6:25 p.m.
Washington State’s Falk named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week after six-touchdown performance
A Washington State football player was named Pac-12 Player of the Week for the second consecutive week.
Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Pac-12 highlights: USC rallies late, beats Texas in double overtime
Freshman Chase McGrath kicked a 43-yard field goal in the second overtime after hitting a tying 31-yarder on the final snap of regulation, and No. 4 Southern California rallied for …
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 12:44 p.m.
Pac-12 power rankings: Trojans, Huskies keep their spots … and so do the Beavers
Four Pac-12 teams entered the season with a national ranking and a fifth, UCLA, joined the party this week debuting at No. 25. Utah (101 votes), Colorado (66) and Oregon …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 12:21 a.m.
Pac-12 capsules: No. 6 USC routs No. 14 Stanford 42-24 for 11th straight win
Steven Mitchell and Deontay Burnett caught two touchdown passes apiece from Sam Darnold, and No. 6 Southern California extended its winning streak to 11 games with a bruising 42-24 victory …
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
Pac-12 picks: Week 1 was easy to choose … if you went with the Pac-12 team
A little “Conference of Champions” bias wouldn’t have been a bad thing to have while picking last week’s games. By not choosing 11 Pac-12 winners – 11 played last weekend …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
John Blanchette: Brett Rypien faces Washington State with something to prove
The five stages of grief have nothing on the college football fan’s emotional dance with the starting quarterback. Often as not, those reactions – denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Taylor, Washington State hoping for better start to 2017 season
Robert Taylor isn’t alone. He’s not the first Washington State student who’s made a costly after-hours blunder on the Pullman campus and he certainly won’t be the last.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Less is more for Washington State kicker Erik Powell
In his early years at Washington State, Erik Powell would often spend hours on end of his own time spraying kicks through the uprights, hoping constant repetition would generate the …
UPDATED: Fri., July 28, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
Jamal Morrow, fellow Washington State running backs eager to contribute more in 2017
Will this be the year of the running back at Washington State? Jamal Morrow can always hope.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Washington State coach Mike Leach talks hot dogs, Millennials and even football at Pac-12 Media Days
Deadpan humor is a lot more fun than Xs and Os. Mike Leach proved it again on Thursday, delivering three one-liners before he took his seat at the Pac-12 Media …
Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
Huskies, Buffs taking next step after surprising Pac-12 runs
Chris Petersen and Mike MacIntyre engineered two of the biggest breakthroughs in college football last season when they got Washington and Colorado into a Pac-12 title game matchup that absolutely …
Wed., July 26, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Arizona, UCLA aim to bounce back after losing seasons
Jim Mora had his first losing season at UCLA last year, and so did Rich Rodriguez at Arizona. The veteran coaches enter 2017 looking to engineer significant and perhaps job-saving …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 12:21 p.m.
Pac-12 will test shorter halftime, reduced TV timeouts
The Pac-12 will shorten halftime and reduce the number of commercial breaks during its non-conference schedule this season as part of a trial program to reduce the length of its …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Washington State football picked to finish third in Pac-12 North
Southern California is the preseason pick to win the Pac-12 in a poll of football media, and defending champion Washington is favored to win the North Division. Washington State, which …
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
Washington State picks up commitment from DE Brennan Jackson
Brennan Jackson, a defensive end from California who is ranked sixth in his position in the West Region by Scout.com, has committed to Washington State.
Mon., July 10, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Huskies basketball appears to be in good hands with Mike Hopkins
The impact of a newly elected president is often measured by what he achieves in his first 100 days, but what about a newly hired college basketball coach? After all, …
Sun., June 25, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
Washington Huskies basketball lands second top recruit from New York state
For the second time this month, the Washington men’s basketball team added a touted wing from New York, and it appears new Huskies coach Mike Hopkins beat out his former …
UPDATED: Fri., June 9, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Washington State men’s basketball picks up transfer Drick Bernstine from North Dakota
The Washington State men’s basketball team received some immediate frontcourt help on Friday with the news that North Dakota forward Drick Bernstine will play his final collegiate year in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 8 p.m.
Four-star QB Cammon Cooper commits to WSU
The pipeline from Utah to Washington State’s offensive backfield won’t end with Luke Falk. Four-star quarterback recruit Cammon Cooper announced on Sunday that he intends to play for the Cougars …