Stories tagged: WSU football
Fri., May 18, 2018, 6 a.m.
Shawn Vestal: The Mikes do Southeast Asia, one tweet at a time
Call it Mike and Mike’s Excellent Adventure: A Twitter Bromance.
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
West Virginia Freshman All-American Lamonte McDougle announces transfer to Washington State
McDougle, a high-profile transfer from West Virginia, signed a letter of intent with Mike Leach and the Cougars Wednesday. McDougle will have three years of eligibility remaining when his clock …
UPDATED: Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
12 for 12: A dozen Pac-12 players Washington State ducked in 2017 because of injury
Injuries pummeled the Pac-12 Conference in 2018 and it’s safe to wonder if the league would’ve put on a slightly better show during bowl season had a few key players …
UPDATED: Sun., May 13, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
Sharpshooting JC point guard Ahmed Ali signs with Washington State basketball team
Ali’s penchant for scoring the basketball is well-known in his home country of Canada. He’s one of just two Canadian high schoolers to have scored 100 points in a single …
Wed., May 9, 2018, 6 a.m.
Leach joins lawmakers on trip to Cambodia
Three legislators, Mike Leach met with Cambodian prime minister.
UPDATED: Mon., May 7, 2018, 8:11 p.m.
Aztec pipeline: Ex-Washington State point guard Malachi Flynn becomes third Cougar in 8 years to leave for San Diego State
On Monday, Malachi Flynn, who just completed his sophomore season with the Cougars, announced he’d complete his career at Mountain West power San Diego State, which has only missed out …
Fri., May 4, 2018, 6 a.m.
Allegations of mismanagement, lack of accountability in internal audit of WSU’s athletic department
Better accountability and a better accounting system are long overdue at Washington State University, the school’s governing body was told Thursday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., May 3, 2018, 8:27 p.m.
From worst to first, ranking the 12 teams on Washington State’s 2018 schedule
Washington State could see a College Football Playoff finalist this fall. It could also see a Mountain West Conference bottom-feeder – and everything in between. On the toughness scale, it …
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Minnesota Vikings take on Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa as undrafted free agent
Most expected Hercules Mata’afa to become the third Cougar selected in the 2018 Draft, next to offensive lineman Cole Madison and quarterback Luke Falk, who were respectively taken Saturday by …
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 7:42 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk plays waiting game, finally gets scooped up by Tennessee Titans with 199th pick
There’s already one Pac-12 record-setting quarterback in Tennessee. The Titans picked up another one, selecting Washington State’s Luke Falk with the 25th pick of the sixth round of the 2018 …
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
From the Northwest to the Midwest: Washington State OL Cole Madison taken by Green Bay Packers in fifth round
Cole Madison was chosen with the first pick of the fifth round, the 138th pick overall, by the Green Bay Packers on Saturday. He becomes the first Cougar selected in …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Washington State athletic department projects $67 million hole, will discuss plans to reduce debt at Board of Regents meeting
Washington State anticipates its multiyear athletics debt will reach $67 million by the end of the 2018 fiscal year, a school spokesperson confirmed to The Spokesman-Review Friday, and the school’s …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 6:31 p.m.
Milan Acquaah announces transfer from Washington State, becomes fourth guard to leave program
Acquaah joins starting point guard Malachi Flynn and little-used reserve guard Jamar Ergas as the fourth member of Kent’s backcourt to leave the program this offseason. Walk-on guard TJ Mickelson …
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
Projecting the depth chart: QB still very much unsettled at Washington State, but spring ball brings clarity to other positions
From 14 days of spring camp in Pullman and one scrimmage, we’ve gleaned much about what the Cougars’ depth chart could look like this fall when WSU travels to Wyoming …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Draft day: Washington State expecting at least three players to hear names called at NFL Draft
The 2018 NFL Draft gets going tomorrow night at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and maybe it’s fitting that, in the state where everything is bigger, Washington State could have …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Washington State’s Ernie Kent, NABC panel recommended change to Condoleezza Rice’s NCAA task force in December
Not unlike many of his peers, Ernie Kent is eager to see college basketball change for the better. But the Washington State coach is also among a small percentile of …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 3:29 p.m.
Washington State, Wyoming set lunchtime kickoff for season opener in Laramie
On Wednesday, the school announced a kickoff time for its season opener at Wyoming on Sept. 1. The Cougars and Cowboys will kick off at 12:30 p.m. PDT at War …
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Video: Washington State wide receiver Dezmon Patmon post practice April 24
WSU wide receiver Dezmon Patmon talks about the Cougar quarterbacks and Easop Winston’s emergence this spring.
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
Video: Washington State linebacker Jahad Woods post practice April 24
Cougars linebacker Jahad Woods talks about the final day of spring camp and his position group heading into the fall.
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:31 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive lineman Nick Begg post practice April 24
WSU defensive lineman Nick Begg reflects on the Crimson and Gray game and talks about former teammate Hercules Mata’afa.
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Video: Washington State center Fred Mauigoa post practice April 24
WSU center Fred Mauigoa talks about spring camp and what he’s done to refine his snapping.
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Video: Washington State special teams/outside linebackers coach Matt Brock post practice April 24
New Cougars assistant Matt Brock talks about his first three months in Pullman and what he’s doing with the special teams.
Tue., April 24, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Mike Leach post practice April 24
Cougars coach Mike Leach reflects on spring camp and gives an update on the quarterback competition.
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 22, 2018, 6:32 p.m.
Third junior college transfer, Marvin Cannon, signs with Washington State basketball team
Marvin Cannon, a 6-5 small forward from Barton Community College in Great Bend, Kansas, became the third JC player and fifth player overall to sign with coach Ernie Kent and …
Sat., April 21, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Nnamdi Oguayo responds to challenge from Washington State’s defensive coaches
Washington State coaches tried a new strategy for pushing Nnamdi Oguayo to new heights – they demoted him.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Video: Washington State quarterback Trey Tinsley post Crimson and Gray game
Trey Tinsley talks about his own performance and grades fellow QB Anthony Gordon after the spring scrimmage.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:25 p.m.
Video: Washington State defensive end Nnamdi Oguayo post Crimson and Gray game
Nnamdi Oguayo talks about the defensive performance during Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
Video: Washington State wide receiver Kyle Sweet post Crimson and Gray game
Kyle Sweet talks about his individual performance and grades the Cougar quarterbacks after the spring game.
Sat., April 21, 2018, 9:22 p.m.
Video: Washington State cornerback Darrien Molton post Crimson and Gray game
Cougars cornerback Darrien Molton speaks about the defensive performance during Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game.