Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
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 …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:45 a.m.
Washington State’s offensive line is giving up one sack every 66 pass attempts – one of many numbers that suggests drastic improvement from the unit in 2018.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
As a lead that had reached 31 points melted to 12 late in the second half, it highlighted what a different team Washington State is without Robert Franks on the …
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
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.
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 10:34 p.m.
With the Pac-12 North on the line, No. 16 Washington (8-3, 6-2) travels across the Evergreen State to take on No. 7 Washington State (10-1, 7-1) in the 111th Apple …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Gardner Minshew may or may not get a trip to New York City for the Heisman Trophy ceremony in December, but either way the Washington State quarterback will be able …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
Woods led No. 7 WSU with a career-high 11 tackles during Saturday’s 69-28 romp of Arizona at Martin Stadium. In addition to the first double-digit tackle game of his career, …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 3:55 p.m.
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.
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: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
An early interception by Washington State’s Marcus Strong allowed Gardner Minshew and company to drive down to give the Cougars a 14-point lead midway through the first quarter en route …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 1:50 p.m.
Seventh heaven: Washington State thumps Arizona behind Gardner Minshew’s record-breaking seven TD passes
It’s been a season of milestones for Washington State in 2018, and the Cougars were eyeballing another one Saturday night, trying to become the sixth team in program history to …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:02 a.m.
Difference makers: Gardner Minshew adds more highlights to Heisman campaign, Calvin Jackson Jr. scores first touchdowns
Difference makers from Washington State’s 69-28 victory over Arizona at Martin Stadium in Pullman
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:09 a.m.
TV Take: Washington State makes thumping of Arizona look like a walk in the park… or through Pullman
The distance Washington State has traveled this year is in some ways analogous to the distance head coach Mike Leach travels many days from his home to his office.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
Quirky special teams touchdown, goal-line forced fumble go Washington State’s way as rout of Arizona starts early
Although Arizona had plenty of problems stopping Washington State in the first half, the blowout-in-the-making on Saturday included two bizarre plays that made Cougar fans scream.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10 p.m.
It’s hard enough to play No. 8 Washington State in its own back yard, but Arizona made it even tougher on Saturday with an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty that helped extend …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 7:54 p.m.
Last week in a 31-7 win at Colorado, Pelluer tied the previous mark of 51 games, held by wide receiver Gabe Marks and defensive lineman Daniel Ekuale. The sixth-year middle …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 12:37 a.m.
Recap and highlights: Gardner Minshew breaks school record, Washington State reaches 10 wins in rout of Arizona
It’s been a season of milestones for Washington State in 2018, and the Cougars were eyeballing another one Saturday evening, trying to become sixth team in program history to nail …
Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 5 a.m.
Gardner Minshew should have plenty of chances to boost his Heisman Trophy resume against a mediocre Arizona pass defense and the Cougars should cruise into the Apple Cup on a …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Women’s basketball: Borislava Hristova scores 31 points to lead Washington State to double-overtime win
Borislava Hristova scored six of her 31 points in the second overtime Friday and Washington State’s women’s basketball team registered the first win of the Kamie Ethridge era with an …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:03 p.m.
Keys to a potential victory for Washington State against Arizona Saturday at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Blowout loss to Arizona in 2017 was a sour memory for Washington State. Saturday, the Cougars and Tracy Claeys will try to crack the Wildcats’ code
WSU players probably don’t need anyone jogging their memories, but they’re still only about 400 days removed from the 2017 debacle in Tucson, when the Wildcats rushed for 328 yards, …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 11:22 p.m.
The top-seeded Hoyas only needed a 10th-minute goal to put an end to the Cougars’ season
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 5 a.m.
Imagine the 2012 college football season without Johnny Manziel’s gridiron wizardry and bombastic swagger, or the 2011 campaign without Case Keenum and his rocket right arm.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Washington State gets oral commitment from City College of San Francisco cornerback Derrick Langford
Derrick Langford comes from the same City College of San Francisco program that gave the Cougars Easop Winston, Anthony Gordon, Rob Valencia and Robert Taylor.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 6:56 p.m.
Washington State launched the marketing campaign on Thursday with the ‘MinshewForHeisman’ Twitter account.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Washington State soccer set for showdown with top-seeded Georgetown in second round of NCAA Tournament
WSU coach Todd Shulenberger doesn’t pretend to know what the Georgetown team is thinking, but he cautioned, “They’d be crazy not to think we’re a serious opponent.”
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 9:37 p.m.
Seattle University defeats Washington State’s men’s basketball team for first time since 1978-79 season
Terrell Brown scored a game-high 20 points, with eight coming in the final 86 seconds, and Seattle University held off Washington State 78-69 in nonconference men’s basketball play Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
In the South, there’s still plenty of sorting to do. Four teams in the division could gain bowl eligibility by winning this Saturday. Three teams in the division are still …