Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 7:35 p.m.
Five to remember: Sorting through the most important Apple Cups in Washington State history
Every so often, the Apple Cup is precious because of the stakes attached to it. So the 110th edition of the game is nothing to scoff at – at least …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Washington State, Washington both move up in latest installment of College Football Playoff rankings
The 110th Apple Cup will feature the teams ranked No. 13 and 17 in the newest edition of the College Football Playoff rankings.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 2:31 p.m.
Pac-12 power rankings: Cougars, Trojans, Cardinal and Huskies still a notch above the rest
Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson breaks down his power rankings heading into the final week of the regular season.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Mike Leach: Washington State not drawing from ‘extra private reserve’ to find focus, effort for Apple Cup
Mike Leach expects that the Cougars will be raring to play by the time 5 p.m. rolls around on Saturday night, but the fact the opponent is wearing purple should …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
First look: Washington State at Washington
No. 14 Washington State (9-2, 6-2) looks to erase a four-game skid in the Apple Cup game and more importantly, win a Pac-12 North title, when it travels to face …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
Washington favored to beat Washington State by 10 points in 2017 Apple Cup
Early Vegas odds not only project Washington to beat Washington State in the Apple Cup, but they indicate the Huskies will win comfortably.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 11:47 a.m.
Washington State inactive, but still moves up one spot in Associated Press Top 25
The Cougars moved up one spot from No. 15 Sunday morning despite being on a bye week. WSU checked in at No. 15 in the Amway Coaches Poll, up one …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
Washington State, Washington slated for 5 p.m. kickoff in 2017 Apple Cup; game to air on FOX
WSU can win the Pac-12 North by beating UW in the rivalry game, but the Huskies are no longer eligible for a spot in the conference title game due to …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Robert Franks encroaches on triple-double as Washington State routs Idaho State, improves to 3-0
It’s naïve to think they can make the game look this easy all the time, so the Washington State Cougars made sure to revel in the best moments of their …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Video: Washington State outside linebackers coach Roy Manning post practice Nov. 18
Cougars outside linebackers coach Roy Manning talks about Isaac Dotson’s return and breaks down the UW offense.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 2:27 p.m.
Video: Washington State inside linebackers coach Ken Wilson post practice Nov. 18
WSU inside linebackers coach Ken Wilson talks about the return of Isaac Dotson and how the Cougars are preparing for the Apple Cup.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Mike Leach post practice Nov. 18
Cougars coach Mike Leach talks about the Apple Cup rivalry and Washington defensive backs coach Jimmy Lake.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
In theory, time off a good thing for Washington State, but history indicates otherwise
Washington State players are spending a few more hours soaking in cold tubs this week and the athletic training tables inside the football ops building are surely getting more use …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Washington State soccer tops Tennessee in penalties to advance in NCAA Championships
Ella Dederick made three stops in the penalty shootout to help lift Washington State to a 3-1 shootout victory over Tennessee, and into the round of 16 at the NCAA …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 9:42 a.m.
Washington State football chat transcript - 11/17
The full replay of Friday’s Washington State football live chat with Spokesman-Review beat writer Theo Lawson.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Mike Leach post practice Nov. 16
Cougars coach Mike Leach talks about how WSU is handling the bye week and gives his first impressions of the Washington Huskies.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 6:39 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive line coach Jeff Phelps post practice Nov. 16
Cougars defensive line coach Jeff Phelps talks about the play of Hercules Mata’afa against Utah and coaching in his first Apple Cup.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive coordinator Alex Grinch post practice Nov. 16
The Cougars came up with seven takeaways in the 33-25 win over Utah. Defensive coordinator Alex Grinch talks about that and how the team is preparing for the Apple Cup.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
Washington State QB Luke Falk one of four finalists for Burlsworth Trophy
Luke Falk and Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield were two of the four finalists announced on Thursday. Memphis wide receiver Anthony Miller and Wisconsin tight end Troy Fumagalli are the other two …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 5:27 p.m.
2018 Washington State football schedule features seven home games, well-timed bye week
Washington State’s football team will still play seven games in Pullman next season, but the Martin Stadium games are spread more generously throughout the year rather than all clumped into …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington coach Jim Hayford still keeping tabs on Eagles, Shantay Legans
Jim Hayford is busy building a foundation for the Seattle U program he inherited in March, but that hasn’t come at the cost of keeping tabs on the Eastern Washington …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
Roundup: Cougars hold off Dons for first win of season
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
Carter Skaggs pours in 26 points – on seven 3s – to lead Washington State past Seattle U
Skaggs got toasty in the second half of the nonleague game and paced the Cougars in a 75-59 win over Seattle U at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 7:24 p.m.
Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa named semifinalist for Walter Camp Player of the Year Award
The fourth-oldest college football award in the country recognizes the nation’s best college football player. Cougars QB Luke Falk was a semifinalist for the Walter Camp Award in 2016.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Pac-12 picks: A Big Game with big stakes as rivalry week, Part One, kicks off in Pac-12 Conference
Two weeks remain in the regular season. May the picks be with us.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
Maegan O’Neill, Washington State women’s soccer motivated to beat Tennessee
For the Washington State women’s soccer team, motivation is a full suitcase and the promise of a week of warm weather.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 7:11 p.m.
Washington State climbs five spots to No. 14 in College Football Playoff rankings
The Cougars have spent the 2017 season sliding up and down the Associated Press Top 25 rankings, but for the first time this fall, they’ve made it into the top-15 …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
Pac-12 power rankings: Three teams still in the Pac-12 North race, six others eyeing postseason berth
Of the five Pac-12 teams currently guaranteed a spot in the postseason, four are still in the hunt for a league title – and a presumed New Year’s Six bowl …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Washington State inks Seattle forward Charles Elleby to letter of intent
Elleby, a 6-6, 195-pound forward who’s spent four years in the 3A Metro League, comes off a junior season that saw him average 23 points, 13 rebounds and four assists …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 3:20 p.m.
Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa, Erik Powell earn Pac-12 Player of the Week honors
Cougars defensive tackle Hercules Mata’afa was named the league’s Defensive Player of the Week and kicker Erik Powell was named Special Teams Player of the Week after WSU beat Utah …