Stories tagged: Washington State Cougars
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
Luke Falk’s escapability not up to the Khalil Tate standard, but it was key in WSU’s Homecoming win
To put Luke Falk’s recent rushing exploits into context, what Washington State’s quarterback did Saturday night, rushing for 41 yards in four quarters, might merely be considered a nice pickup …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:56 p.m.
Suspension lifted for Washington State’s Tavares Martin Jr.
Cougars coach Mike Leach has lifted the suspension for Tavares Martin Jr. and anticipates that the team’s top wide receiver will play on Saturday at Arizona.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
First look: Washington State at Arizona
No. 15 Washington State (7-1, 4-1) goes on the road for the third time this season to visit upstart Arizona (6-1, 3-1), which has won its last three games.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:48 p.m.
The leftovers: Notes, quotes and nuggets from Washington State’s 28-0 win over Colorado
Everything you need to know and more from Washington State’s second shutout win of the season – a 28-0 rout of the Colorado Buffaloes.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
For Washington State, the Pac-12’s most experienced team, a youth movement has been timely
Midway through the 2017 campaign, the Cougars are still elite, but it isn’t necessarily because they’ve been buoyed by their juniors and seniors.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
Washington State stays put at No. 15 in AP Top 25 poll following rout of Colorado
The Cougars didn’t gain any ground, but also didn’t slip when the latest edition of the Associated Press Top 25 poll was unveiled Sunday morning.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 12:29 a.m.
John Blanchette: Cougars’ win over Colorado shows new normal
Normal is underrated. The proof was in the long week at Washington State that technically started a few hours early with the berserk unraveling in Berkeley – the by-now-almost-annual inexplicable …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 11:52 p.m.
Difference makers: Defense, running game sets tone for Washington State in win over Colorado
The difference makers from Washington State’s 28-0 win over Colorado in Pullman on Saturday, Oct. 21.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 11:57 p.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Cougars bounce back with some new faces
Following Washington State’s first loss of the season at California, the Cougars returned to Martin Stadium on Saturday night trying to avoid a second.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 10:41 p.m.
Colorado quarterback Steven Montez benched after rough first half against Washington State
Colorado quarterback Steven Montez, who entered the game 26th in the nation in passing yards, was benched after going just 4 of 13 for 21 yards in the first half.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
Washington State wideouts Davontavean Martin, Brandon Arconado step up in Tavares Martin Jr.’s absence
Freshman Davontavean ‘Tay’ Martin and redshirt sophomore Brandon Arconado reeled in their first career touchdowns in the first half to help stake WSU to a 14-0 lead.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
All-time Pac-12 receptions leader Gabe Marks returns to Washington State for Homecoming
The top receiver in Washington State history came home for Homecoming.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 12:17 a.m.
Three touchdown passes, strong defensive play leads No. 15 Washington State to 28-0 win over Colorado
Despite wet and windy conditions, Washington State was able to reignite its potent passing game and Luke Falk threw three touchdown passes to lift the Cougars to a 28-0 win …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 8:13 p.m.
Washington State middle linebacker Isaac Dotson absent for second straight game
Washington State middle linebacker Isaac Dotson didn’t dress for tonight’s game against Colorado and will miss his second straight game with an unspecified lower body injury.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
Guest column: For the sake of Washington State athletics, protect Mike Leach
Kind of a lost weekend for Coug fans, huh? I’m writing to you as a WSU alum and Cougar fan who happens to live in Omaha, Nebraska.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Washington State coach gets minimal turnout for ‘Pay Coach Leach’ rally in Lubbock
Leach believes he should be $2.5 million richer than he is – the Red Raiders didn’t pay their former coach after firing him in 2009, exercising “sovereign immunity” – and …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
Video: Washington State guard Viont’e Daniels post scrimmage Oct. 21
The Washington State men’s basketball team capitalized on Homecoming weekend and held an open scrimmage Saturday afternoon at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 12:03 a.m.
Highlights: No. 15 Washington State 28, Colorado 0
Highlights from Washington State’s 28-0 win over Colorado at Martin Stadium in Pullman on Saturday, Oct. 21.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Analysis: Washington State handles both the elements and the Buffaloes in 28-0 Homecoming win
Nasty wind and buckets of rain formed quite the combination for the Cougars on a night when they already another dual-threat to worry about: Colorado quarterback Steven Montez.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 10:41 p.m.
Area roundup: Eastern Washington captures Big Sky women’s soccer title
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
The pick: Why Washington State will beat Colorado
The Cougars will return to their winning ways Saturday night against the Buffaloes at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
Washington State looking to shake off Cal loss, avoid similar letdown against Colorado
In the next three weeks, the Cougars will be tested by three running threats, beginning Saturday night at 7:45 with Colorado and senior tailback Phillip Lindsay.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Two minute drill: Keys to victory for Washington State against Colorado
Theo Lawson’s keys for a possible Washington State victory over Colorado on Saturday at Martin Stadium.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive coordinator Alex Grinch post practice Sept. 19
Cougars defensive coordinator Alex Grinch relfects on Friday’s game at Cal, talks about preparing for Colorado and speaks about former WSU athletic director Bill Moos.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 10:59 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive line coach Jeff Phelps post practice Sept. 19
WSU defensive line coach Jeff Phelps talks about Friday’s game versus Cal and preparing for Colorado running back Phillip Lindsay.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
Washington State looking to ‘narrow down’ punting pool
Erik Powell, Kyle Sweet and Mitchell Cox are averaging just 33.7 yards per punt this season, which ranks No. 121 of 129 in the FBS.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
Video: Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire post practice Sept. 18
Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire talks about his unit’s performance in Friday’s loss to Cal.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
Video: Washington State special teams coach Eric Mele post practice Sept. 18
Washington State special teams coach Eric Mele talks about the issues at the punting position and how the Cougars will address them moving forward.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
Video: Washington State inside linebackers coach Ken Wilson post practice Sept. 18
Cougars inside linebacker coach talks about preparing for Colorado running back Phillip Lindsay.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Mike Leach post practice Sept. 18
WSU coach Mike Leach talks about Wednesday’s practice and discusses how the Cougars are preparing for Saturday’s game against Colorado.