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UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 11:15 p.m.

Snow be gone: Washington State crews clear Martin Stadium field at halftime of Apple Cup

Once the band exited stage left, the plow crews began work of allowing fans to again see the yard lines and end zones in the 111th Apple Cup.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 11:15 p.m.

Red-zone fumble keeps Washington State off the board in first quarter for sixth straight Apple Cup

The failed WSU drive was set up by a Skyler Thomas interception of Jake Browning.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 11:52 p.m.

Apple Cup recap and highlights: Myles Gaskin, Washington plow past WSU in the snow

For the sixth straight season, the Washington State Cougars lacked the bite they needed to beat their bitter rivals. And in the 111th Apple Cup, the Washington Huskies had plenty.


All 52 games of Peyton Pelluer’s Washington State career, as told by the longest-tenured player in Cougar football history

The son of a WSU linebacker, the grandson of a Cougar defensive end and the great grandson of an ex-Wazzu flanker, Pelluer broke the school’s record for games played at …


Q(B) & A: Four Washington State quarterbacks who’ve beat Washington relive their favorite Apple Cup memories

Ryan Leaf played in three Apple Cups and won his last one, in 1997. Alex Brink became the “Husky Killer” after defeating UW on three occasions – 2004, 2005 and …


The pick: Why Washington will beat Washington State

Last year UW won by 27. In 2016, by 28. In 2015, by 25 and in 2014, by 18. The Cougars will test the Huskies this time, I think. But …


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 9:41 p.m.

‘It’s kind of more of the same.’ Washington State won’t catch any breaks in 111th Apple Cup, facing traditionally strong Washington team

It’s not what a Washington State fan wants to hear, especially considering how the last four of these have gone, but Mike Leach is as honest as they come and …


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 7:02 p.m.

Ben Burr-Kirven an unassuming leader for No. 16 Washington ahead of Apple Cup clash with Washington State

Linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven might be the most unassuming of all the impact players on the standout defense for No. 16 Washington. He doesn’t seek attention and he doesn’t celebrate every …


Apple Cup air raid: Top five performances by a Washington State quarterback against the Huskies

Here are five of the top Apple Cup performances by a Cougar quarterback.


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 5:10 p.m.

Apple Cup notebook: Washington defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake, a Spokane native, ready for ‘very good’ Washington State team

Washington has limited the Cougars to an average of 13.5 points the last four Apple Cups, forcing a total of 18 turnovers in that stretch.


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 7:09 p.m.

Two minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against Washington in the Apple Cup

Keys to a potential victory for Washington State against Washington in the Apple Cup Friday at Martin Stadium.


Husky fans in Spokane plan trip down Palouse ahead of Apple Cup matchup

The Washington Huskies have a series edge over the Washington State Cougars, but this year all eyes have been on Pullman and the Cougs’ unexpected performance to top the Pac …


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 4:09 p.m.

Pac-12 picks: It’s the Apple Cup and everything else this weekend

It’s rivalry weekend, and one game trumps the rest. Tune into the Civil War if you’d like, check out the Territorial Cup if you’re so inclined, but just make sure …


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 4:19 p.m.

Remembering ’88: Members of Washington State’s 1988 Apple Cup-winning team reflect on their historic comeback

When No. 7 WSU and No. 16 Washington kick off Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Martin Stadium, it’ll have been three decades – and 30 Apple Cups – since the …


UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 21, 2018, 3:13 p.m.

Apple a day has kept Washington State away as Washington’s Chris Petersen has thrived against Mike Leach

In Chris Petersen and Mike Leach’s four previous meetings, the Huskies have held Washington State to an average of 13.5 points and forced 18 turnovers.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:58 p.m.

Noah Dickerson leads Washington to win over Texas A&M at TCL Vancouver Showcase

Jalen Nowell added 14 points for the Huskies (4-1), who trailed 38-33 at halftime.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:55 p.m.

WSU’s Gardner Minshew shows how valuable a grad transfer QB can be to a team. But you’ll never see that at Washington.

Washington State QB Gardner Minshew is one of the latest – and best – examples of how the grad transfer rule can benefit both the player and the program, but …


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 8:02 p.m.

Jack Thompson, before becoming a Washington State football legend, wanted to be a Washington Husky

The Throwin’ Samoan graduated from WSU as the NCAA’s all-time leading passer. But if the Husky coach had not stood his family up, he would have gone to UW.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:01 p.m.

No movement for No. 8 Washington State in College Football Playoff rankings

For the fourth straight week, Washington State held its No. 8 spot in the CFP poll, released Tuesday afternoon on ESPN’s College Football Playoff show. The one-loss Cougars are still …


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 6:36 p.m.

Washington turns to young Joe Tryon, a one-time WSU commit, in hopes of solving pass-rush problems in Apple Cup

Tryon made his first start for the Huskies last Saturday and at 6-feet-5 and 267 pounds has “really big upside,” coach Chris Petersen says.


Rain-snow mix could fall on Washington, Washington State during Friday’s Apple Cup

There’s a 70 percent chance No. 7 Washington State and No. 16 Washington will meet under rainy skies Friday night when the Evergreen State rivals kick off the 111th Apple …


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 9:58 p.m.

Washington quarterback Jake Browning has chance to make Apple Cup history

Jake Browning has been the quarterback for more victories than any other player in Pac-12 Conference history.


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 11:26 p.m.

Frenemies? Washington’s Chris Petersen, Washington State’s Mike Leach exchange compliments ahead of 111th Apple Cup

While fans of Washington and Washington State exchange cross-state jabs at one another over the next four days, the men coaching the Huskies and the Cougars decided to open rivalry …


Power of Minshew’s mustache: Washington State opens as 3-point favorite in Apple Cup

A day after handing Arizona a 69-28 thumping, Gardner Minshew and the 7th-ranked Washington State Cougars opened as an early 3-point favorite in Friday’s Apple Cup against the 16th-ranked Washington …


UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 10:30 p.m.

Washington State climbs to highest 2018 ranking in Associated Press Top 25 poll

A day after dispatching Arizona 69-28 at Martin Stadium, Washington State (10-1, 7-1) moved up one spot to No. 7 in the newest edition of the Associated Press Top 25 …


UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 8:14 p.m.

No. 17 Washington builds big lead, beats Oregon State 42-23

Jake Browning threw for three touchdowns and Myles Gaskin rushed for 135 yards in the final home game of their careers, and No. 17 Washington scored 28 first-quarter points on …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:22 p.m.

No. 17 Washington can’t afford stumble against Oregon State ahead of Apple Cup showdown

No. 17 Washington still has a legitimate shot at a more than acceptable consolation prize despite the disappointment of being knocked out of the College Football Playoff conversation by midseason. …


UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:26 p.m.

Area roundup: CC Spokane rolls past Clark at NWAC Volleyball Championship

Alisha Straw tallied 14 kills and 13 digs, and CC Spokane topped Clark College 25-22, 25-17, 25-11 in the first round of the NWAC Championship in Tacoma on Thursday.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:07 a.m.

Jake Browning, Myles Gaskin and UW’s breakthrough senior class preparing for final game at Husky Stadium

This senior class has led the Huskies to 36 wins, just three wins shy of the school record over a four-year period.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 10:01 p.m.

Washington Huskies insist they aren’t looking ahead to Apple Cup with Oregon State still to play

UW co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake is not concerned about players looking ahead. “It is all in on beating Oregon State,” he says.