Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 11:15 p.m.
WSU position preview: Speed defines Cougars’ linebacker corps
During the one and one half seasons Peyton Pelluer has started in the middle of Washington State’s defense, the middle linebacker has seen plenty of new faces line up alongside …
Tue., Aug. 23, 2016, 4:26 p.m.
Idaho and WSU agree to play in 2020
Washington State and Idaho have yet to face each other in 2016, but the two football programs have already added a 2020 rematch.
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
WSU position preview: Defensive line has skills to make up for lack of size
The transition from high school to college is tough for everybody, even harder for football players and particularly challenging for those who play on the defensive line.
Sun., Aug. 21, 2016, 11:12 p.m.
WSU position preview: Maturity on offensive line provides opportunity to build depth
The coaches at Washington State may tend toward hyperbole when talking about just how bad the offensive line depth was when the Mike Leach regime began in Pullman back in …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 11:37 p.m.
WSU position preview: Competition keen for playing time at receiver spots
When Washington State’s new wide receivers coach arrived in Pullman, he did not have a car. So, he turned to WSU’s new wide receivers coach for some help.
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
WSU postition preview: Cougars still have that three-part harmony at running back
Although some might accuse the Washington State coaches of breaking up the band, the old Cougars running back trio of Earth, Wind and Fire will spend 2016 on a reunion …
Mon., July 25, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
Six WSU football players persons of interest in weekend assault
Six Washington State football players are persons of interest after a weekend brawl that left two students hospitalized and more with minor injuries. Pullman police commander Chris Tennant said the …
Sat., July 23, 2016, 11:11 p.m.
Gabe Marks is an oratorical All-American
PULLMAN – Gabe Marks developed a cough. Specifically, he acquired Mike Leach’s cough, the one that only comes out in interviews.
Thu., July 14, 2016, 10:31 p.m.
Mike Leach spent offseason coaching football in Italy
From Alaska, to Cuba, to the Florida Keys, Mike Leach’s offseason itinerary has been an atlas of exotic, interesting, and hopefully restful locales.
Fri., July 1, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
Felix cruises, Sanya says goodbye – and a Bolt from Jamaica
Allyson Felix ran through the pain.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 9:44 p.m.
WSU, Kansas State will meet twice in football
Washington State and Kansas State have scheduled a home-and-home football series, but don’t buy your tickets just yet.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 10:24 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga evens series with BYU
Jeffrey Bohling went 3 for 5 with a home run, double and three runs batted in to power the Gonzaga Bulldogs to a 9-5 win over the BYU Cougars in …
Wed., April 20, 2016, 10:37 p.m.
WSU spring football: Specialists using time to refine their crafts
Offseason improvement can be difficult to discern, particularly when it comes to kickers. Even for a pair like Washington State kicker Erik Powell and punter Zach Charme, both of whom …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 9:03 p.m.
Area roundup: Vandals women win Wyoming Cowgirl Classic
Area roundup: The Idaho Vandals women shot three consecutive rounds of 291 to win the 19-team Wyoming Cowgirl Classic on Tuesday in Maricopa, Arizona.
Thu., March 24, 2016, 11 p.m.
Area roundup: Cougs top Cardinal in 10 innings for first Pac-12 win
Area roundup: Mason Cerrillo’s two-run single sparked a three-run 10th inning and the Washington State Cougars (8-12, 1-3) picked up their first Pac-12 win of the season with a 5-2 …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 9:47 p.m.
Area roundup: North Idaho men eliminated from NJCAA tournament
David Burrell hit five 3-pointers and scored 17 and Brandon Key finished with 11 assists to help the Southwest Tennessee Saluqis (30-4) hold off the North Idaho Cardinals 73-72 at …
Wed., March 9, 2016, 11:43 p.m.
Lackluster Washington State sees season end in loss to Colorado
LAS VEGAS – George King scored 17 of his 21 points in the first half, helping Colorado run away from Washington State for an 80-56 victory Wednesday in the opening …
Tue., March 8, 2016, 11:20 p.m.
WSU’s Calvin Green arrested for hit-and-run
Calvin Green was arrested on Sunday morning and charged with hit-and-run, reckless endangerment and not having a valid license.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 11:45 p.m.
WSU women end season with another frustrating loss
Their last one was not discernibly different from the majority of the Washington State women’s basketball team’s defining losses this season, it’s just the one that will linger longest.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 11:16 p.m.
Andrew Andrews shines as UW hands WSU 16th consecutive defeat
The Cougars were run out of Hec Edmundson Pavilion in the 97-91 loss on Wednesday, reduced to sacrificial victims to the arena nearly full of fans who came to worship …
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Four corners: WSU Cougars
Washington State’s season has been indisputably disappointing, but the Cougars can still beat expectations in 2016.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 7:09 p.m.
Win over Huskies would suit Cougars just fine
The Washington State men’s basketball team has played at many speeds this season, but on Wednesday they’re going to play at Ernie Kent’s favorite tempo.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 11:18 p.m.
Oregon jumps out early, hands Cougars 14th consecutive defeat
EUGENE – Considering how predetermined the outcome between first-place Oregon and last-place Washington State might have seemed, and the final margin of the Ducks’ eventual 76-62 victory, one might easily …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2016, 11:06 p.m.
Cougars take on stingy 13-ranked Ducks
Ernie Kent was on the sidelines in Eugene in 2002 when Oregon won its school-record 23rd consecutive home game.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 11:41 p.m.
Cougars’ losing streak trudges along after 72-56 defeat to Stanford
PULLMAN – The latest best chance at a win squandered by the Washington State basketball team followed an unfamiliar outline. Although, really, is there anything we have not seen during …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:21 p.m.
Four Corners: Home finale for Cougars
Washington State enters the week having lost 11 games and about to play its final two games of the regular season.
Sun., Feb. 14, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Area women’s basketball: WSU, UW lose in L.A.
Temi Fagbenle scored a season-high 26 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Southern California to a 64-62 victory over Washington State on Sunday night in Los Angeles to snap …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 1:39 p.m.
WSU’s Louise Brown: ‘Facetime on Christmas only goes so far’
Of all the Australians playing college basketball in the Inland Northwest, Louise Brown probably has the toughest challenge.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 11:42 p.m.
Cougars’ upset bid foiled by ‘heck of a shot’ in 2OT loss at Colorado
BOULDER, Colo. – The projectile that glanced off Ernie Kent’s noggin (he believes it was a golf ball, others saw a small bottle of liquor), and landed a fan with …
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Four Corners: WSU still hobbling
Washington State heads to the mountains in search of its first road win of the season.