Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Fred Mauigoa finds community at WSU
Here is an interesting fact about American Samoan college football players: They have more reason to care about making bowl games each year than their teammates do.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 10:45 a.m.
Ryan Leaf to his 21-year-old-self: You don’t know (stuff)
On the eve of the 2017 NFL Draft, the second-highest draft pick in Washington State history laid bare his soul.
Wed., April 26, 2017, 6 a.m.
Former Washington State receivers Gabe Marks, River Cracraft bargains for NFL teams willing to bring them aboard
The two most prolific wide receivers in Washington State’s history’s paths have diverged since their college careers ended months ago, and they will continue to find their own ways to …
Tue., April 25, 2017, 8:51 p.m.
Gonzaga extends winning streak to eight with victory at Washington State
Sophomore starting pitcher Daniel Bies held down Washington State for the second time in two weeks as Gonzaga picked up the midweek win over the Cougars, 7-3, on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Washington State baseball falls in finale, but win series with No. 30 UW
Washington State lost the final game of its three-game series against rival No. 30 Washington, 7-1, on Sunday afternoon. But the Cougars had already secured a badly needed series win …
Sat., April 22, 2017, 10:33 p.m.
John Blanchette: Promising Washington State receivers show they’re aging just fine
Spring football doesn’t provide answers, only suggestions. Saturday’s details likely suggested to the hopeful Albi crowd — the school said 7,135 made it inside — that a bigger, better and …
UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017, 10:09 p.m.
Luke Falk leads Crimson to 35-10 victory in Washington State’s spring football game
Luke Falk displayed the calm demeanor and patient precision that have become his trademarks while guiding Crimson to a 35-10 victory over Gray during Washington State’s spring game on Saturday …
Sat., April 22, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
Crimson and Gray Game showed importance of speed for defensive line
Even with certain scrimmage restrictions making evaluation difficult, the Washington State defensive line showed itself to be a fast, tenacious unit during the Cougars’ Crimson and Gray game on Saturday.
Sat., April 22, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
True-blue Washington State football fans serve up fun at Albi Stadium
Just about 4 p.m. on Friday afternoon the trailers started rolling in.
Sat., April 22, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Crimson and Gray Game offensive player of game: Luke Falk
Washington State’s coaches did their best to create even teams for Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game, splitting the starters.
Sat., April 22, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
Crimson and Gray Game defensive player of the game: Daniel Ekuale
Daniel Ekuale made one sack in 2016. He doubled that total on Saturday, wrecking havoc in the offensive backfield from his nose tackle position.
Sat., April 22, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
Crimson and Gray Game play of the game: Keith Harrington’s run
When scrolling through the plays from Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game, Keith Harrington’s 21-yard run won’t stand out much.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
Washington State strives for equal sides in annual Crimson and Gray Game
Mike Leach used to let his assistant coaches hold a draft to select sides for spring games.
Fri., April 21, 2017, 4:21 p.m.
Five Cougars to watch in Washington State’s spring game
Here are five players who you likely have not seen play much, but who will probably get a lot of snaps next year
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 5:02 p.m.
A way-too-early projection of Washington State’s 2017 depth chart
Fans of the Washington State football team will come away from Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game with a great deal of knowledge about the 2017 Cougars.
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Washington State reveals Crimson and Gray game rosters
Washington State fans have spent all week declaring their allegiances to either the Crimson or Gray team in advance of the Cougars’ spring game on Saturday. Now they finally know …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Versatile B.J. Salmonson finally finds his spot with Washington State’s football team
B.J. Salmonson is certainly not Washington State’s biggest left guard.
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Cougars give mixed reviews on new Washington State football uniforms
“He tried to trick me” complained running back Jamal Morrow after a reporter asked whether or not the Washington State Cougars would debut their new uniforms during Saturday’s Crimson and …
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 7:56 p.m.
Washington State’s Marcus Strong makes a play for a starting spot in Cougs’ secondary
Marcellus Pippins finds himself this spring in the awkward position of playing mentor to his competitor, helping his team by advising Marcus Strong, who will be a sophomore next season, …
Wed., April 19, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Washington State unveils new football uniforms for 2017
Those anthracite jerseys the Washington State football team wears occasionally will still look pretty sharp in 2017. And now you’ll be able to read the numbers, too.
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Washington State hopes to build on big year for its special teams
A fast, instinctual, and now experienced defender, senior Robert Taylor is expected to emerge as one of the leaders of the Washington State defense at the safety position.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
Bulldogs cruise to 9-4 win over Cougars
Justin Jacobs and Jeffrey Bohling drove in first-inning runs and the Gonzaga Bulldogs (21-14) never looked back en route to a 9-4 victory over the Washington State Cougars (15-18) in …
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
Mike Leach pleased with consistency of Washington State’s final scrimmage
Mike Leach was happy with the consistency shown by both the offense and defense in Washington State’s final Saturday scrimmage before next Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game in Spokane.
Thu., April 13, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Keith Harrington is back in the WSU running back rotation and fighting to stay
On social media and Washington State football message boards, Cougars fans spent last fall wondering about Keith Harrington’s whereabouts.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Grant Porter will now play defense for the Cougars
The party began in earnest once Washington State’s defensive coaches implored their players to “celebrate with him,” starting a jubilant mosh pit around the cornerback who had recovered his first …
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Calvin Jackson Jr. follows Derek Sage to Washington State
Calvin Jackson Jr. first committed to Derek Sage when the current Washington State inside receivers coach was at Toledo.
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
WSU’s Isaiah Johnson-Mack learning that size equals advantage
It’s not easy to forget Isaiah Johnson-Mack’s stature – it’s the most memorable thing about the 6-foot-3, 218-pound wide receiver.
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
College baseball notes: Washington State hopes hot bats will turn season around
The Washington State baseball team gave up 12 runs in one inning, lost a Pac-12 series at home and lost its sixth game in seven tries last weekend.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
WSU’s Taylor Mims picked for U.S. touring volleyball team
Washington State’s Taylor Mims is one of 12 players chosen for the U.S. Women’s Collegiate National Volleyball Team for the Europe Tour roster competing this summer, USA Volleyball announced Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Ernie Kent hires Ed Haskins as new WSU assistant coach
Ernie Kent injected some westside recruiting muscle into the Washington State basketball program on Monday, naming former Garfield High (Seattle) coach Ed Haskins as his newest assistant coach.