Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
It was supposed to be UCLA’s superior length and off-the-charts athleticism agitating Washington State Wednesday evening.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 8:59 p.m.
No, Montana Western star Brianna King isn’t the only impressive player in the Frontier Conference.
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.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Following two more road losses, Washington State looking to recapture its rhythm at home against UCLA
In a season that’s becoming more and more about the silver linings, WSU can still fall back on its play at Beasley Coliseum. The level of competition considered, the Cougars …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
A school official confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Monday that Kainoa Wilson, a 5-foot-11, 169-pound inside receiver is no longer with the Cougars. Cougfan.com was the first to notice Wilson’s absence …
Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 5:25 p.m.
Mikayla Pivec had 19 points and nine rebounds, and Oregon State beat Washington State 52-35 for its ninth win in 10 games.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 11:59 p.m.
It’s been almost a year since Mark Rypien went public with the details of his suicide attempt, and of the “complex stew” of mental-health issues that took him to “dark, …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
Pending the approval of a medical redshirt, Eastern Washington graduate transfer quarterback Gage Gubrud will spend his final season of college eligibility at Washington State, The Spokesman-Review learned Sunday from …
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:28 p.m.
Still looking to replenish on its offensive line, Washington State received a commitment from a junior college offensive tackle Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
When Gardner Minshew wasn’t winning over coaches and scouts with his right arm or his football savvy this week at the Senior Bowl, the Washington State quarterback was wowing them …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 8 p.m.
Washington State teammates Gardner Minshew, Andre Dillard find silver linings of Senior Bowl despite 34-24 loss
Gardner Minshew and Andre Dillard won 11 games together this season, but capturing a 12th wasn’t in store for the Washington State teammates Saturday afternoon in the Senior Bowl.
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
It’s supposedly basketball season at Brandon High, but in the dead of winter at the 6A school in Rankin County, Mississippi, there’s only one student brushing up on his jumper …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
Coach Marty Lees and Washington State got an important nod of approval Friday as they continue to play catch-up in the Pac-12 Conference’s baseball facilities arms race.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:28 p.m.
Stephen Thompson Jr. scored 22 points, with four 3-pointers, six rebounds and seven assists, as Oregon State defeated Washington State 90-77 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Shanahan’s bunch this week includes Washington State’s Gardner Minshew, along with West Virginia’s Will Grier, Buffalo’s Tyree Jackson and Auburn’s Jarrett Stidham. All four split snaps evenly as the South …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
A longtime left tackle, Washington State’s Andre Dillard briefly enters new world (right tackle) at Senior Bowl
Andre Dillard was less than 10 yards away from home, but in a completely new world Thursday at the Senior Bowl.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
The Washington State and Penn State quarterbacks represent one-fourth of the signal-callers hoping to enhance their NFL Draft profiles this week at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Before he arrived at Senior Bowl, Washington State’s Gardner Minshew was already learning Kyle Shanahan’s offense
On the field, he’s the revered leader and the consummate competitor. Behind the scenes, those in Gardner Minshew’s football circle also describe him as the dogged student.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 8:57 p.m.
Washington State’s Mason Miller is in a familiar position as another pupil – Cougar tackle Andre Dillard – rises up NFL Draft boards
An offensive guard from the University of Nevada was selected with the 33rd overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft. An offensive tackle from Washington State could be taken off …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 5:13 p.m.
Stepping into new world at Washington State helped prepare Gardner Minshew for Senior Bowl experience
There’s no starting job on the line for Gardner Minshew in Mobile, Alabama, but it isn’t difficult for the Washington State quarterback to notice a few similarities between his week …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 6:45 p.m.
Inside linebackers coach Ken Wilson becomes fourth Washington State assistant in four years to leave Cougars for Oregon
Next season, Washington State coach Mike Leach will face an Oregon team now featuring three of his former assistants.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Senior Bowl participants were weighed and measured before they headed to the podium for media interviews Tuesday morning. For the pro clubs that place stock in the length and width …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Minshew’s magic 13: One defining play from each of Gardner Minshew’s games as Washington State quarterback
Now that the most productive season by a Washington State quarterback is over, it’s time to look back at some of its highlights. Here are 13 of them – one …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 5:49 p.m.
Sure, Stanford celebrated Alanna Smith’s brilliance on the court Sunday in an 85-64 victory by the sixth-ranked Cardinal against Washington State that helped Hall of Fame coach Tara VanDerveer reach …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 9:29 p.m.
Brett Rypien displayed some of his pedigree in the East-West Shrine Game.
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 6:18 p.m.
In fact, the Cougars’ 78-66 loss to Stanford at high noon on Saturday was a mad dash into an open manhole. If somebody slides the cover back on, we may …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 7:31 p.m.
Sleepy passes flew into the scorer’s table. Botched defensive assignments led to unchallenged dunks. Point-blank layups rolled around the lip of the rim and fell right out.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Washington State no doubt cleared a major hurdle Thursday night, beating Cal by a healthy margin to snatch its first Pac-12 Conference win and put a six-game losing streak to …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 11:03 p.m.
Fully healed from the hip injury that kept him off the court for almost a month, Robert Franks helped Washington State repair many of its own wounds Thursday night at …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 7:01 p.m.
The six other finalists for the award are Oregon safety Ugo Amadi, Notre Dame cornerback Julian Love, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, Kansas State offensive tackle Dalton Risner, Alabama offensive tackle …