Stories tagged: WSU cougars
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.
Mon., June 5, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
WSU football adds home-and-home series with Houston
Washington State and the University of Houston have agreed to a two-year series between the football teams that will begin in 2019. WSU will visit Houston on Sept. 14, 2019, …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Ten Pac-12 football stars Cougars missed out on playing last season
The Washington State Cougars faced a host of formidable players during last year’s Pac-12 slate, but due to injuries, suspensions and scheduling situations also missed out on playing some of …
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 8 p.m.
Four-star QB Cammon Cooper commits to WSU
The pipeline from Utah to Washington State’s offensive backfield won’t end with Luke Falk. Four-star quarterback recruit Cammon Cooper announced on Sunday that he intends to play for the Cougars …
Mon., May 22, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
WSU forward Josh Hawkinson will audition for the LA Lakers
Former Washington State forward Josh Hawkinson is one of six players who will work out for the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday, May 23rd.
UPDATED: Mon., May 22, 2017, 5:38 p.m.
WSU DE Hercules Mata’afa named to Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list
Every year the Lott IMPACT Trophy is given to the defensive college football player whose blend of athletic prowess and high character best embodies the spirit of Pro Football Hall …
UPDATED: Sun., May 14, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
Early offseason All-Pac-12 predictions
A lot of talented football players left the Pac-12 after the 2016 season, including 36 that were selected in the NFL draft and a slew of other college stars.
Sat., May 13, 2017, 8:05 p.m.
WSU Cougars DB Grant Porter intervenes in probable suicide attempt
If Grant Porter never scores a touchdown or intercepts a pass, he will still be a success at Washington State.
UPDATED: Sat., May 13, 2017, 8:59 p.m.
How WSU football coaches would make use of redshirting freshmen on the field
A proposal to allow redshirting freshmen to play up to four football games while still saving their eligibility has college football’s tastemakers dreaming of previously unseen players being unleashed in …
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 4:11 p.m.
Early offseason Pac-12 Power Rankings
Well, it’s the offseason. All the Pac-12 teams have wrapped up their spring camps and now pretty much all news will be bad news until Pac-12 Media Days in July.
UPDATED: Wed., May 10, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
WSU football maintains stable academic progress score
Washington State’s football team received a multi-year Academic Progress Rate (APR) score of 964 from the NCAA on Wednesday, firmly above the threshold at which penalties are issued.
Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:19 p.m.
Shane Matheny’s improvement on offense helps ignite WSU’s surge of late
Third-baseman Shane Matheny has made tremendous strides at the plate this season, and the rest of the Washington State offense has followed suit.
Mon., May 1, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
WSU’s Schoenlein will compete for U.S. Volleyball team
Washington State Cougars outside hitter Casey Schoenlein was named one of 31 players who will compete as part of the U.S. Collegiate National Team-Minneapolis, USA Volleyball announced on Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 6:49 p.m.
WSU lands four-star wing Roberto Gittens
For the third consecutive year Ernie Kent has recruited the best basketball player in Tacoma.
UPDATED: Mon., May 1, 2017, 6:45 p.m.
Report: Carolina Panthers rescind offer to Robert Barber after learning of legal troubles
The Carolina Panthers have rescinded their free agency offer to former Washington State defensive tackle after learning he faces trial on felony assault charges, according to a
Mon., May 1, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
Luke Falk’s return to WSU playing well in early mock drafts
Luke Falk thought long and hard about leaving Washington State after his junior year, and it must have been bittersweet for the Cougars quarterback to watch last week’s NFL Draft …
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
Gabe Marks and Robert Barber will go to NFL camps as free agents
Former Washington State players Gabe Marks and Robert Barber were not selected during the NFL draft, but the Cougars will still be able to prove themselves to NFL teams.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
From FIFA to the NFL: Raiders select Shalom Luani out of Washington State
Shalom Luani’s gamble when he gave up a promising soccer career to pursue his NFL dreams paid off on Saturday when the Oakland Raiders picked him in the NFL Draft.
UPDATED: Sat., May 6, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Samoan lineman Fred Mauigoa finds community at WSU
Here is an interesting fact about American Samoan college football players: They have more reason to care about making bowl games each year than their teammates do.
UPDATED: Thu., April 27, 2017, 10:45 a.m.
Ryan Leaf to his 21-year-old-self: You don’t know (stuff)
On the eve of the 2017 NFL Draft, the second-highest draft pick in Washington State history laid bare his soul.
UPDATED: Sun., April 23, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Washington State baseball falls in finale, but win series with No. 30 UW
Washington State lost the final game of its three-game series against rival No. 30 Washington, 7-1, on Sunday afternoon. But the Cougars had already secured a badly needed series win …
Wed., April 19, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Washington State unveils new football uniforms for 2017
Those anthracite jerseys the Washington State football team wears occasionally will still look pretty sharp in 2017. And now you’ll be able to read the numbers, too.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 9:04 p.m.
Alex Grinch says WSU camp battles are most competitive yet
The Washington State football team is preparing local fans for Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game at Joe Albi with “Spokane Week,” hosting a series of events in the area. To …
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
WSU’s Isaiah Johnson-Mack learning that size equals advantage
It’s not easy to forget Isaiah Johnson-Mack’s stature – it’s the most memorable thing about the 6-foot-3, 218-pound wide receiver.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 11:26 a.m.
Ernie Kent hires Ed Haskins as new WSU assistant coach
Ernie Kent injected some westside recruiting muscle into the Washington State basketball program on Monday, naming former Garfield High (Seattle) coach Ed Haskins as his newest assistant coach.
UPDATED: Sat., April 8, 2017, 8:43 p.m.
Cougars at full-speed for first full-pads spring scrimmage
The Washington State Cougars held their first full-pads scrimmage of spring on Saturday morning. The hour-long scrimmage was a proving ground for young players who have been asked to absorb …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
WSU hosts four-star QB prospect
WSU hosted Cammon Cooper, a four-star quarterback recruit, during Thursday’s spring football practice.
UPDATED: Fri., April 7, 2017, 9:37 p.m.
River Cracraft prepares for pros with guidance from other Mike Leach-coached receivers
River Cracraft caught more than 200 passes at Washington State, and soon he may join the ranks of Mike Leach-coached receivers to use their copious experience catching footballs to make …
Sat., April 1, 2017, 4:06 p.m.
WSU Cougars work through their progressions during spring practice
One third of the way through spring practice, Washington State University players and their coach, Mike Leach, are saying all the expected things about focusing on the now, honoring a …
Wed., March 29, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
WSU’s six early enrollees adjust to life in Pullman
As far as senior springs go, Anthony White’s is pretty hectic.