Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk nabs Pac-12 Player of the Week, breaking Khalil Tate’s streak
Ending a four-week reign by Tate, Falk was named the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season Monday afternoon. Tate had set a Pac-12 record …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
First look: Washington State at Utah
No. 19 Washington State (8-2, 5-2) hopes to erase its recent road woes and keep its chances for a Pac-12 title alive when it visits Utah (5-4, 2-4).
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
Video: Washington State players Milan Acquaah, Jeff Pollard and Robert Franks post Saint Martin’s
WSU players Milan Acquaah, Jeff Pollard and Robert Franks talk about the win over Saint Martin’s in Sunday’s exhibition.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Ernie Kent post Saint Martin’s
Cougars coach Ernie Kent discusses his team’s exhibition win over Division II Saint Martin’s Sunday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 8:21 p.m.
Behind Robert Franks’ double-double, WSU overcomes sluggish start to edge Saint Martin’s in exhibition
Rebounding and scoring are two voids the Cougars desperately need to fill in the post-Josh Hawkinson era, and Ernie Kent’s team got plenty of both from Franks, who posted 32 …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 11:13 p.m.
After Stanford win, Washington State moves to No. 19 in Associated Press Top 25 poll
A win over the nation’s 18th-ranked team earned Washington State some goodwill with Associated Press Top 25 voters and the Cougars moved up six spots to No. 19 when the …
Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 10:58 p.m.
John Blanchette: Cougs didn’t crack while leaving Stanford in rearview mirror
Surely it’s taught in history classes at Washington State by now – that dark day back in 1970 when Stanford was rubbing the Cougs’ noses in it in Spokane and …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 12:28 a.m.
Former WSU athletic administrator, Lewis and Clark running back Bob Minnix dies of unkown causes
Spokanites might remember Minnix for his time as a football player at Lewis and Clark High. Minnix, once a star running back for Lewis and Clark, was one of two …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 12:55 a.m.
Behind inspired drive from Luke Falk, Washington State squeaks past Stanford with 24-21 win
Falk waited until the eleventh hour to manufacture the most important drive of his career and the newly-minted Pac-12 career passing yards leader took 25th-ranked Washington State on an 11-play, …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
Difference makers: A memorable Senior Day for Washington State’s Frankie Luvu
The key players in Washington State’s 24-21 win over Stanford in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Luke Falk goes out in style
Veteran sports writer Vince Grippi gives his takes on WSU’s win over Stanford.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 3:04 p.m.
Stanford plays in snow game for the first time in 81 years
For the first time since 1936, snow fell on a football game involving the Stanford Cardinal.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Luke Falk throws three touchdowns, No. 25 Washington State shuts down Love in 24-21 win over No. 18 Stanford
Luke Falk became the Pac-12’s career leader in passing yards, firing three touchdowns and accumulating 337 yards on 34-of-48 passing, Washington State held the nation’s leading rusher to his worst …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk breaks Pac-12 record for career passing yards
The Pac-12 Conference record for career passing yards has a new owner as of Saturday afternoon.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Washington State game opens on Fox Business Network due to Penn State-Michigan State delay
The Cougars and Cardinal didn’t get the national audience they thought they’d have when FOX picked up Saturday’s game between the teams ranked 25th and 18th in the country.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 7:31 p.m.
Highlights: No. 25 Washington State 24, No. 18 Stanford 21
Highlights from Washington State’s 24-21 win over Stanford on Nov. 4, 2017 at Martin Stadium in Pullman.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
The pick: Why Washington State will beat Stanford
Maybe I’m coming off as a bit of a homer by choosing the Cougars to win for the 10th straight time this season. Maybe, or maybe I just like Washington …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 10:30 p.m.
Slippery slope: Washington State, Stanford expecting snow for significant Pac-12 North duel
The playing surface at Martin Stadium may not be too forgiving by the time the 18th-ranked Cardinal (6-2, 5-1) and 25th-ranked Cougars (7-2, 4-2) arrive for a 12:30 p.m. date …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Report: WSU Police recommending felony charges for USC player accused of assaulting a Cougars fan
Washington State University Police are recommending felony charges for the USC football player who was seen violently shoving a fan to the turf in the moments following a Sept. 29 …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
Nation’s leading rusher Bryce Love available for Stanford on Saturday against Washington State
Stanford announced Bryce Love would play against the Cougars Friday afternoon.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Two minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against Stanford
Theo Lawson’s keys for a possible Washington State victory over Stanford on Saturday at Martin Stadium.
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 12:07 a.m.
Video: Washington State defensive line coach Jeff Phelps post practice Nov. 2
Washington State defensive line coach Jeff Phelps talks about senior nose tackle Daniel Ekuale and preparing to face Stanford’s Bryce Love.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk nabs Burlsworth Trophy nomination for third straight year
The Cougars’ signal-caller is just 132 yards shy of becoming the Pac-12’s all-time leader in passing yards, but originally joined WSU as a non-scholarship player in 2013 and wasn’t awarded …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 5:35 p.m.
Washington State senior kicker Erik Powell named semifinalist for Lou Groza Award
Erik Powell is the first WSU kicker to be named a semifinalist since Andrew Furney was in 2011.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Ernie Kent cranking up the pace as Washington State enters 2017-18 season
For all the time they spend wearing down their bodies with shuttle sprints, hill runs and VersaClimber intervals, the Washington State Cougars probably had their most exhaustive cardio program of …
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 6 a.m.
Washington State women aim for new heights
Has any basketball team defied the odds more than last year’s Washington State women’s squad?
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
Pac-12 preview: Top two teams will have cloud over them this season
The FBI turned college basketball upside down, and cast a big shadow over the 2018 Pac-12 season.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
Video: Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire post practice Nov. 2
Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire talks about the play of his unit against Arizona and how the O-line can sustain success moving forward.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 10:48 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive coordinator Alex Grinch post practice Nov. 1
WSU defensive coordinator Alex Grinch explains what went wrong at Arizona and talks about the Cougars’ senior class.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
Video: Washington State outside linebackers coach Roy Manning post practice Nov. 1
Cougars outside linebackers coach Roy Manning talks about Frankie Luvu and preparing for Stanford and running back Bryce Love.