Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Washington State’s Mike Leach insists defensive plan is part of what made Khalil Tate dangerous in 2017 game
Washington State’s defensive backs may still be inhaling the dust Khalil Tate left behind in a football game-turned-track meet between the Cougars and Arizona Wildcats last October in the Tucson …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
Coming off a bye week, Arizona (5-5, 4-3) will look to lock down a bowl berth when it visits No. 8 Washington State (9-1, 6-1).
Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 9:30 p.m.
Emily Baptista totaled 17 kills and 15 digs and Jasmine Gross added 10 kills with a .538 attack percentage to propel No. 13 Southern Cal (19-8, 11-5) to a 25-18, …
Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Washington State’s various zone configurations Sunday forced Nicholls State into 19 turnovers, and a mediocre 24 of 66 shooting from the floor. The result was a decisive 89-72 victory for …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10 p.m.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
The best offense is a good defense. The best defense is a good offense. It’s been a little bit of both for No. 8 Washington State this football season.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Washington State leapfrogged a pair of heavyweights in the latest edition of the Associated Press Top 25 poll, grabbing the No. 8 spot when the weekly rankings were released Sunday.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
Taking advantage of a six-day selection window, ESPN picked up next Saturday’s game between No. 10 WSU and Arizona. Kickoff between the Cougars and Wildcats will be at 7:30 p.m. …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
Washington State’s defense forced three turnovers and quarterback Gardner Minshew overcame a sporadic first half to lead the offense into the end zone three times in the second half and …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:42 p.m.
John Blanchette: In era of eye-popping offenses, Washington State defense as good as they need to be
The Wazzu defense came within one communications breakdown of a shutout, which was far more “D” than was required to bulldoze the Buffs.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
More than 1,500 days after making his debut in crimson and gray threads, linebacker Peyton Pelluer tied Washington State’s record for career games played Saturday against Colorado at Folsom Field.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
TV Take: From Gardner Minshew’s ‘Heisman moment’ to Mike Leach’s moustache, Washington State shines late in win at Colorado
There may be no quarterback west of Alabama that has played better this season than Washington State’s Gardner Minshew.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 31-7 victory over Colorado at Folsom Field in Boulder, Colorado.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Colorado’s Nate Landman ejected for targeting after hit against on Washington State QB Gardner Minshew
A Colorado linebacker was punished for an illegal hit to the head on Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew in the second quarter of Saturday’s Pac-12 game between the Cougars and …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Laviska Shenault Jr. returns to Colorado against Washington State, but Buffs without two other top WRs
CU held out sophomore receiver K.D. Nixon (toe) and senior receiver Jay MacIntyre (concussion) after both were injured in the Buffaloes’ previous game at Arizona. Shenault Jr., who was one …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
Washington State’s magical season continued Saturday 5,000 feet above sea level in the Rocky Mountains.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
CU’s defense has been unsuccessful against offenses much less potent than WSU’s and the Cougars have proven to be a resilient team in tight games, while the Buffaloes have mostly …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 11:35 p.m.
Washington State advances to face the winner of Saturday’s contest between undefeated Georgetown and Central Connecticut State.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Freshman safety D’Angelo McKenzie announced Friday afternoon on Twitter he’d been granted his release from the Cougars football program and will look to transfer elsewhere.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Washington State-Colorado game will feature teams with contrasting styles: one that can close, one that can’t
WSU (8-1, 5-1), ranked No. 10 in the AP Top 25 and No. 8 in the College Football Playoff ranking, is off to its best start since 2002 and will …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 9:04 p.m.
Keys to a potential victory for Washington State against Colorado Saturday at Folsom Field.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 5 a.m.
Who is Max Borghi? Washington State running back returns to state where he fell in love with football
If Max Borghi told you he was a third- or fourth-generation running back, you’d have no choice but to believe it – and yet it wouldn’t be any further from …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
McKenna Woodford had 15 kills and Penny Tusa finished with 14 kills, 16 digs and three service aces to propel the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 25-19, 27-29, 28-26, …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
Area soccer notebook: Former Ferris star Maegan O’Neill helped Washington State reach NCAAs before career-ending injury
O’Neill’s career came to a close after suffering a herniated disc in the Cougars’ 4-2 win against California on Oct. 25, a recurring injury that nearly shelved her senior season.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 6:28 p.m.
Stating the value of wide receiver Laviska Shenault Jr. to Colorado’s football team, coach Mike MacIntyre made an analogy Tuesday during his weekly press conference that would resonate with any …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
Pac-12 picks: There may not be a College Football Playoff representative, but Pac-12 could send 10 teams bowling
Four teams from the Pac-12 Conference are already postseason eligible, six more could eventually get there and five of those could speed up the process and do so this weekend.
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.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 11:19 a.m.
In August, Gardner Minshew was battling for a starting job at Washington State. In November, he’s being mentioned in the same breath as some of the nation’s top quarterbacks.
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 9:17 a.m.
A transcript from the weekly Washington State football live chat with Spokesman-Review Cougars beat writer Theo Lawson.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Hailey Bassett-Meachem scored 23 points and visiting Utah State (1-0) beat Washington State (0-1) 72-61 in Kamie Ethridge’s WSU coaching debut.