Stories tagged: WSU cougars
UPDATED: Sun., June 3, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Washington State outlines plan to balance athletics budget, break even by end of 2023 fiscal year
The budget strategy, contingent on increased revenue and record donations to the Cougar Athletic Fund, will be presented to the WSU Board of Regents at a retreat at the Willows …
UPDATED: Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Washington State center Fred Mauigoa has spent spring camp refining snapping technique
This spring, WSU’s starting center encountered some unexpected turbulence snapping the football. He’s been more consistent as of late and finished spring camp on a good – and accurate – …
Sun., April 15, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
Whoa, Nellie: Keith Jackson remembered at Rose Bowl
Keith Jackson, the folksy voice of college football for decades on ABC, was remembered as “the Walter Cronkite of sports broadcasting” and a loving husband, father and grandfather away from …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Easop Winston has become Washington State’s most consistent spring receiver
The Cougars are through nine practices of 2018 spring camp and you’d only be able to pick out a handful in which the San Francisco City College transfer hasn’t been …
UPDATED: Sun., April 8, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
Scotty Sunitsch throws WSU’s first solo nine-inning no-hitter since 1976
Scotty Sunitsch tossed the first solo nine-inning no-hitter for Washington State since 1976 in the Cougars’ 7-0 victory over the Oregon Ducks in Eugene on Sunday.
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 7:28 p.m.
WSU men, without injured Franks, lose to Oregon 84-57
Payton Pritchard had 19 points and 10 assists, and Troy Brown Jr. also had a double-double to lead Oregon past Washington State 84-57 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 3, 2018, 7:41 p.m.
Washington State, Arizona State hope to change season trajectory as second half of Pac-12 play begins
Scorching starts followed by prolonged skids. The 2017-18 basketball season to some extent has followed the same pattern for Washington State and Arizona State.
Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
Thybulle, Nowell pace Washington past Washington State 80-62
Mattise Thybulle and the Washington Huskies turned the long-range tables on cross-state rival Washington State.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
No. 13 UCLA holds off Washington State in Pac-12 women’s game 79-70; USC beats Huskies
Jordin Canada tossed in 18 points, Monique Billings and Lajahna Drummer both notched double-doubles and No. 13 UCLA held off Washington State 79-70 on Sunday in Pullman to complete a …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Utah rolls past Washington State men 82-69
Tyler Rawson scored 22 points and knocked down a career-high six 3-pointers as Utah beat Washington State 82-69 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State commits 22 turnovers, loses 79-70 to Stanford despite season low from Reid Travis
Only 2,540 came out to see the Cougars play their first home Pac-12 game of the academic semester and the encore to a promising start – WSU led by as …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Stanford slips past Washington State in second half for 79-70 victory
For the second consecutive game Washington State surrendered a halftime lead and lost a Pac-12 men’s basketball matchup at home, falling to the Stanford Cardinal 79-70 on Thursday night at …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Washington State’s Alex Grinch expected to become co-defensive coordinator at Ohio State
Alex Grinch, who grew up on the outskirts of Columbus in Grove City, Ohio, and was a Division III All-American at Mount Union College in Alliance, Ohio, will become the …
Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
John Blanchette: Mike Leach the last man standing from his Pac-12 hiring class after Rich Rodriguez’s dismissal at Arizona
Mike Leach has been called a number of things in the week since his Washington State Cougars fainted in the Holiday Bowl.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 10:08 p.m.
USC suspends Chimezie Metu for flagrant foul on Washington State’s Carter Skaggs
Chimezie Metu will be suspended for the first half of USC’s next game against Cal on Thursday and will forfeit his team captaincy.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 9:44 p.m.
USC outmuscles Washington State in paint for 89-71 win on New Year’s Eve
Malachi Flynn led the way for WSU in an 89-71 loss to USC with a game-high 21 points, and Skaggs, on five 3-pointers, chipped in 18. Six Trojans finished in …
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
Elijah Stewart scores 17 as USC beats Washington State 89-71
Elijah Stewart 17 scored and Bennie Boatwright added 13 points to lead Southern California to an 89-71 victory over Washington State in a Pac-12 game on Sunday night.
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Kat Tudor scores 27, No. 17 Oregon State women top Washington State 71-53
Kat Tudor hit seven 3-pointers and scored 27 points, both career highs, Marie Gulich and Mikayla Pivec had double-doubles and No. 17 Oregon State pulled away for its eighth-straight win, …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 18, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Washington State announces major revisions to Mike Leach’s contract
Washington State football coach Mike Leach will be compensated $3.5 million in 2018, $3.75 million in 2019 and $4 million each year from 2020-22. WSU also stuffed a $750,000 retention …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
Washington State’s Drick Bernstine has special rooting interest in game between Gonzaga, North Dakota
Drick Bernstine, a fifth-year graduate transfer at Washington State, joined the Cougars after spending two seasons with the Fighting Hawks and was a central figure in UND’s school record 22-win …
Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Washington State stumbles at UTEP, losing 76-69 to bring skid to three games
It marks the third consecutive loss for the Cougars (6-3), who opened the year 6-0 and were receiving AP Top 25 votes after a championship run in the Wooden Legacy …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
Washington State women’s soccer set to take on Florida in third round of NCAA College Cup
After winning two games of the NCAA Women’s College Cup in dramatic fashion, Washington State will get its toughest test yet when the Cougars face third-seeded Florida in the third …
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Cougars won by keeping Bryce Love in check
Stanford playing football in the snow is rare – even more rare than a lackluster day from electric Cardinal running back Bryce Love.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
A first, a last: With family making first visit from American Samoa, WSU’s Frankie Luvu readies for last home game
WSU’s starting Rush linebacker has a group of relatives traveling more than 5,000 miles to see the 25th-ranked Cougars play 18th-ranked Stanford on Senior Day.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Luke Falk gets the starting nod from Mike Leach as Washington State prepares for Stanford
Mike Leach won’t be holding QB1 auditions this week at practice as the Cougars gear up to play Stanford on Saturday in Pullman
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Who’s next? Four potential candidates to replace Bill Moos as Washington State’s athletic director
A call to Colorado State’s Joe Parker could be one of the many that WSU President Kirk Schulz makes in the next week or two.
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 11:47 p.m.
John Blanchette: Washington State defense is making some noise
Call it one of those “Did I hear that right?” moments. We’ve all had them.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
John Blanchette: Brett Rypien faces Washington State with something to prove
The five stages of grief have nothing on the college football fan’s emotional dance with the starting quarterback. Often as not, those reactions – denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
WSU, EWU goalkeepers earn conference soccer honors
Goalkeepers Ella Dederick of Washington State and Kelsee Winston of Eastern Washington were given conference soccer honors on Tuesday.
Fri., June 30, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Cougars get coveted running back Max Borghi for recruiting class of 2018
Washington State scored a big recruiting victory Thursday night when Max Borghi, the best prep running back in the state of Colorado, flipped his commitment from Colorado to WSU.