Stories tagged: Washington State football
SATURDAY, AUG. 20, 2011, 5:03 P.M.
Special task for WSU football
There is no debate. The area graduation hit Washington State the hardest? The Cougars’ special teams.
SATURDAY, AUG. 20, 2011
WSU’s walk-on back on football field after serving in Army
PULLMAN – Chas Sampson knows this won’t last. His second experiment with college football could play out over the next two years, or his body could break down at any …
FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2011, 8:42 P.M.
Cougar walk-on’s plan comes to fruition
Chas Sampson knows this won’t last. His second experiment with college football could play out over the next two years, or his body could break down at any moment.
FRIDAY, AUG. 19, 2011
WSU’s secondary emphasizes stopping run
This is the sixth of eight position previews of Washington State University’s 2011 football team. Today: Defensive backs. Sunday: Special teams. PULLMAN – When rating any team’s defensive secondary, the …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2011, 6:36 P.M.
WSU linebackers have specs, if not experience
One thing can be said about Washington State’s linebacker corps this season: They all look the part.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2011, 5:33 P.M.
Backups get opportunity at WSU scrimmage
For the second time in the preseason, Washington State held a live scrimmage, this one Wednesday before a smattering of fans at Martin Stadium.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17, 2011
This is the fifth of eight position previews of Washington State University’s 2011 football team. Today: Defensive line. Thursday: Linebackers. PULLMAN – There are not usually many surprises in the …
TUESDAY, AUG. 16, 2011
Big horse to lead way
This is the fourth of eight position previews of Washington State University’s 2011 football team. Today: Running backs and tight ends. Wednesday: Defensive line. PULLMAN – When Washington State’s running …
MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2011, 5:18 P.M.
WSU backs have a little thunder and lightning in them
Logwone Mitz is expected to provide the power and Rickey Galvin the speed and flash in the WSU backfield this season.
SUNDAY, AUG. 14, 2011, 6:54 P.M.
Cougars developing quality depth at receiver
PULLMAN – Mike Levenseller has said it before. And he’ll say it again before he calls it quits as a receiver coach. There is depth and then there is quality …
SUNDAY, AUG. 14, 2011
Tuel could be ready to join Cougar greats
PULLMAN – It’s a different Jeff Tuel leading the Washington State offense this season.
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2011, 6:30 P.M.
Tuel unquestioned leader of WSU football offense
It’s a different Jeff Tuel leading the Washington State offense this season.
SATURDAY, AUG. 13, 2011
Cougars know it’s all on the line
This is the first of eight position previews of Washington State University’s 2011 football team. Today: Offensive line. Sunday: Quarterbacks. PULLMAN – There is a lot of truth to the …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2011, 6:57 P.M.
WSU offensive line determined to get job done
There is a lot of truth to the old saw that an offense starts up front, with the linemen. But the converse is also true in college football. If the …
FRIDAY, AUG. 12, 2011
Cougars end day with hard-hitting scrimmage
PULLMAN – After four days of preseason practice the Washington State Cougars put on all their pads. And got after it.
THURSDAY, AUG. 11, 2011, 6:49 P.M.
Cougars end day with hard-hitting scrimmage
The Cougars ended practice Thursday with a 51-play, 30-minute scrimmage dominated, for the most part, by the offense.
TUESDAY, AUG. 9, 2011
Cougs count on Knight
PULLMAN – From his first day in Pullman, Washington State football coach Paul Wulff made it clear he believes a successful program is built on a foundation of high school …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2011
Prepared to win
LOS ANGELES – The past three years haven’t been exactly what Jared Karstetter expected. But there is always this fall.
TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2011, 8:52 A.M.
Oregon, WSU bookend Pac-12 poll
Defending Pac-12 champion Oregon is the choice to win the 2011 Pac-12 Conference football title in a preseason poll of media members who regularly cover the league. WSU is picked …
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2011
Gesser returns to Washington State in off-field coaching spot
PULLMAN – Former Washington State quarterback Jason Gesser is returning to his alma mater this fall, joining the Cougars’ football staff in an off-the-field coaching position. Gesser, who led WSU …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2011
WSU linebacker Bland arrested again
College football: Washington State linebacker Louis Bland was arrested Monday and charged with possession of marijuana, less than 40 grams, possession of a controlled substance and possession of stolen property. …
SUNDAY, MAY 15, 2011
Cougars embrace windfall from new conference TV contract
PULLMAN – Sometimes the biggest news can get buried. When the decision was announced late last October how the Pac-12 would slot the universities of Utah and Colorado for football, …
SATURDAY, APRIL 16, 2011, 7:16 P.M.
WSU enjoys good crowd for scrimmage
The Crimson, made up of mostly Washington State starters and key backups, routed the Gray, 38-3 before 4,076 at Albi Stadium on Saturday.
FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2011
Injuries come fast and furious at end of WSU football practice
PULLMAN – For 13 practices and all but about 25 minutes of the 14th, it looked as if Washington State may have escaped much in the way of major injury …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2011
Cougs’ kicking game work in progress
PULLMAN – If there is one area Washington State’s football team has been rebuilding this spring, it’s been the kicking game. “We graduated a lot of very talented guys who …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
Cougar camp battles center on centers
PULLMAN – Before Washington State began spring football, coach Paul Wulff took pains to emphasize that no one, not quarterback Jeff Tuel, not anyone, had their name etched in stone …
FRIDAY, MARCH 25, 2011
Cougs RB Rickey Galvin ready to play after recovering from injury last season
PULLMAN – Rickey Galvin remembers the play call. “It was Titan, which was a sweep,” said the Washington State University running back following Thursday’s spring practice, the fifth of WSU’s …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2011
Cougars’ defensive line adjust to new coach Howard
PULLMAN – Football is football to new Washington State University defensive line coach Todd Howard, whether it’s in Texas, where he grew up and played, or at UCLA, where he …
TUESDAY, MARCH 8, 2011
Coach Wulff impressed with new Cougs
PULLMAN – Ian Knight might be a little undersized for a defensive end at 6-foot-2 and 244 pounds, but the junior college transfer showed something early in Washington State’s first …
SATURDAY, MARCH 5, 2011, 7:08 P.M.
Coug football gets Florida infusion
Washington State holds the first of its 15 spring practices Monday afternoon on Rogers Field with two new assistant coaches, returning players sporting new muscles, a trio of junior college …