Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
Finesse team? Stanford isn’t quite there yet. Nevertheless, the team Washington State will see on Saturday in the Bay Area promises to look much different than the rugged, grind-it-out teams …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
McKenna Woodford totaled a match-high 22 kills and Penny Tusa added 19 kills and 13 digs to power the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 26-24, 25-22, 23-25, 25-22 victory …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
There’s been plenty of talk this week about hangovers – not all of it necessarily pertaining to what students may have been feeling the morning after a watershed day for …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 7:27 p.m.
The keys to a potential Washington State victory Saturday against Stanford at Stanford Stadium.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 5 a.m.
Gardner Minshew’s NFL Draft stock is not only existent, but soaring at midpoint of Washington State season
The Spokesman-Review caught up with three experts to glean more insight on Minshew, his soaring NFL stock and even his … Heisman Trophy candidacy?
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
McKenna Woodford tallied a match-high 17 kills to go with five blocks and Penny Tusa added 15 kills to propel the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 25-23, 25-18, 25-21 …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:05 p.m.
Area soccer notebook: Defending Big Sky Conference women’s champ Eastern Washington heats up at right time
EWU, the defending Big Sky tournament champion, was boosted in its late-season push by Jenny Chaves and goalie Kelsee Winston, who both earned conference player of the week for for …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
With Bryce Love hobbling and options aplenty at WR, Stanford offense has taken on different look in 2018
The Cardinal have put the ball on the ground 209 times this season and thrown it 216. In 2017, Stanford ran it 480 times and passed it 363. In 2016, …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
The oddsmakers aren’t anticipating too many riveting games across the Pac-12 landscape this weekend – at least not compared to last, when five games were expected to be decided by …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
The transcript from Wednesday’s weekly Washington State live chat with Spokesman-Review Cougar beat writer Theo Lawson.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Thousands of people woke up early Saturday morning to attend ESPN College GameDay’s first-ever show at Washington State in person and almost 2 million more caught the three-hour program on …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
It’s a good time to be playing on the offensive line at Washington State. The Cougars have given up fewer sacks this season than any team in the Pac-12 and …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 6:09 p.m.
Through seven weeks, the Pac-12 still has an outside shot at winning one of the four College Football Playoff berths. And the conference’s hopes lie in the hands of …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
Monday turned to Tuesday, but Gardner Minshew didn’t stop hauling in weekly awards for his role in Washington State’s two-touchdown victory over No. 12 Oregon Saturday at Martin Stadium.
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
For the second time in as many games, Minshew was named the Rose Bowl Game’s Pac-12 Player of the Week, and was one of eight quarterbacks nationally nominated as the …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Patrick Baumgartner, brother of Spokane-based politician, hatched Washington State’s ‘Big Gulp’ formation in Cambodian bar
The veil has finally been lifted off the Microsoft engineer that drew up the “Big Gulp Left” formation Mike Leach and Washington State have used multiple times this season, most …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
For the third time in two years, Washington State fans hopped over the guard rails at Martin Stadium and poured onto the field to celebrate a signature win for the …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Kickoff time for Washington State-Cal game to be determined, but Cougars and Golden Bears will start late
ESPN will take advantage of a seven-day window to decided whether it will broadcast a Nov. 3 game between Washington State and Cal or the one between Washington and Stanford.
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
Best division in college football? The Pac-12 North has unquestionably made its case through the first seven weeks, even if it isn’t the most likely to ship somebody to the …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 7:05 p.m.
No. 14 Washington State (6-1, 3-1) goes on the road for the fourth time this season to play No. 24 Stanford (5-2, 3-1).
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 6:33 p.m.
One day after beating No. 12 Oregon 34-20 at Martin Stadium, the Cougars hopped up 11 spots in the weekly poll to No. 14 in the country. It means WSU …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 11:34 p.m.
Analysis: From crowded streets to crowd surfing, No. 25 Washington State has plenty to smile about in victory over No. 12 Oregon
It’s an interesting way to play the game – risky for sure – but once again, the Washington State Cougars discovered a way to beat a quality Pac-12 opponent in …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 11:43 p.m.
John Blanchette: Washington State’s Gardner Minshew is head and shoulders (and mustache) above Pac-12 competition
Just FedEx the Player of the Year award – Trophy? Plaque? Key chain? – to Gardner Minshew right now.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Has there been more of a win-win Saturday for Washington State University?
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
Difference makers: Gardner Minshew’s big first half helps No. 25 Washington State top 12th-ranked Oregon
Difference makers from Washington State’s 34-20 victory over Oregon
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott addresses the replay controversy and Mike Leach’s text controversy at halftime of Oregon game
Pac 12 Commissioner Larry Scott addressed the media at halftime of the Oregon game to address the ongoing controversy over a missed targeting call in Washington State’s Sept. 21 loss …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Longtime Washington State linebacker Peyton Pelluer continued to climb up the school’s record books Saturday afternoon against Oregon.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
PULLMAN – Washington State radio broadcaster Matt Chazanow opened the pregame show Saturday honoring 89-year-old Bob Robertson, who finally hung up the ear phones after 52 years of calling Cougar …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Starting Washington State cornerback Sean Harper Jr. didn’t suit up for Saturday’s Pac-12 North duel against No. 12 Oregon and will miss his first game of the season because of …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 8:03 p.m.
After three hours of crimson mania, Lee Corso found a way to enliven the Washington State crowd one last time near the end of Saturday’s ESPN College GameDay debut in …