Stories tagged: Tracy Claeys
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
After breakout year at free safety, Washington State’s Skyler Thomas entering a new role with an open mind
Thomas’ 76 tackles in 2018 were complemented by two interceptions, three pass breakups and one tackle for loss.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
On the heels of a banner season, Washington State’s offensive and defensive play-callers both received votes of confidence from the school administration Wednesday afternoon through contract extensions.
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 11:09 a.m.
Under their first-year DC, the Cougars rank fourth in the Pac-12 Conference in total defense (33.8 yards per game allowed), fourth in scoring defense (22.6 points per game), third in …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 11:58 a.m.
For the second year in a row, a Washington State defensive coordinator is being recognized as one of the top assistant coaches in college football.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
Due to graduation and one early defection to the NFL, the Cougars are forfeiting plenty of experience at a number of spots on defense this season – and some considerable …
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018
WSU defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys talks about his defense’s performance in the scrimmage and evaluates the play of Willie Taylor III and Will Rodgers III.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
PULLMAN – Good luck trying to find a college football team in the country more eager to slip on pads and strap on helmets this week than Washington State. OK, …
Sat., April 21, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
Tracy Claeys assesses the defensive performance and how the Cougars played in the red zone during Saturday’s scrimmage.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 8:37 p.m.
Washington State’s second spring scrimmage, held Saturday morning beneath rainy skies at Martin Stadium, offered players numerous chances to improve their cardiovascular conditioning.
Sat., April 14, 2018, 1:49 p.m.
Cougars defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys talks about his unit’s slow start during Saturday’s scrimmage and how the defense has performed through 10 practices.
Tue., March 27, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
First-year Washington State defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys talks about his first three practices in Pullman and his impressions of the Cougars’ defensive line and secondary.
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
Tracy Claeys may not even need to dial up a three-and-out to win over his first crop of Washington State football fans.
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Thursday marks the first day of the academic semester for the Washington State football team, that is, first day of spring camp.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Two weeks ago, Claeys officially returned to the only profession he’s ever truly known when he was hired as Washington State’s new defensive coordinator. Claeys replaces Alex Grinch, who steadily …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 1:32 p.m.
New Washington State defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys held a 15-minute conference call with reporters Tuesday afternoon – his first media availability since being announced by the Cougars last week. Claeys …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
Alex Grinch officially left his post at Washington State Monday morning, but the Cougars already found his replacement.
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 4:23 p.m.
Minnesota fired coach Tracy Claeys on Tuesday, just over two weeks after the football program became embroiled in a standoff with the administration over the suspension of 10 players in …