Stories tagged: WSU football
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 4:51 p.m.
First look: Washington State at Oregon
What is it? No. 11 Washington State (5-0, 2-0) travels to Oregon (4-1, 1-1) for the first road game of the 2017 season. Where is it? Autzen Stadium in Eugene.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
So far, so good for No. 11 WSU, but now Cougars brace for brutal road stretch
For two hours on Friday afternoon, Washington State fans and patrons wishing to get their picture taken next to college football’s Holy Grail could swing by Pullman’s Walmart store for …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 5:59 p.m.
Washington State learns kickoff time for Oregon game; Ducks could be missing key players
The Pac-12 finalized times and television slots for Saturday’s slate of games and announced that the game between No. 11 Washington State and Oregon will kick off at 5 p.m. …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
After USC upset, Washington State jumps to No. 11 in Associated Press Top 25 poll
PULLMAN – The Cougars vaulted five spots in the Associated Press Top 25, checking in at No. 11 in the country when the national poll was released Sunday morning. Washington …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 4:41 p.m.
The leftovers: Notes, quotes and nuggets from Washington State’s 30-27 win over USC
Emptying the notebook after a wild and euphoric victory in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
USC blind long snapper Jake Long has strong connection to Washington State student Connor Venanzi
Connor Venanzi is junior at WSU, studying psychology. One of his closest friends is Jake Olson, the blind USC long snapper who became one of the best stories of the …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
Analysis: Cougars get long-awaited signature win at ‘Woodstock’
Few moments in Washington State football history compare to the ones that follow an upset of the country’s fifth-ranked team. As far as moments go, Friday’s 30-27 triumph over USC …
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 11:59 p.m.
Difference makers: Luke Falk, Jahad Woods, Jamal Morrow key for Washington State in win over USC
Jamal Morrow, Luke Falk and Jahad Woods were three key players in Washington State’s win over Southern California.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 12:37 a.m.
John Blanchette: Cougars shed underdog label that they didn’t deserve anyway
One play, decided nothing, revealed everything.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 12:47 a.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Luke Falk another step closer to winningest Washington State quarterback after victory over USC
Luke Falk holds every Washington State passing mark. But more importantly, he’s closing in Jason Gesser’s school record of most wins by a starting quarterback.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 12:51 a.m.
Erik Powell’s footwork helps Washington State edge USC
Washington State kicker Erik Powell connected on three field goals, none bigger than his 32-yarder that gave the Cougars a 30-27 lead with 1:40 remaining.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Washington State, USC hit hard by injuries
Washington State and USC both suffered injuries at positions where they were already hurting.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
No. 16 Washington State takes down No. 5 USC in major Martin Stadium upset
How does Jamal Morrow feel about the Trojans? He won’t tell you, but he sure will show you.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk adds to record collection
Washington State senior quarterback Luke Falk continued his climb up the Pac-12 Conference record book. Falk moved to the top of the career completions list with his 11th completion in …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Three USC starters out of tonight’s game against Washington State due to injury
Fifth-ranked USC won’t have the services of a starting left tackle, a starting outside linebacker and its second-leading receiver tonight at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Twenty-two NFL scouts credentialed for game between No. 5 USC, No. 16 Washington State
NFL scouts are showing up in masses for tonight’s game between No. 16 Washington State and No. 5 USC.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 30, 2017, 12:04 a.m.
Highlights and links: No. 16 Washington State 30, No. 5 USC 27
Live updates from Washington State’s NCAA football game against USC in Pullman on Friday, Sept. 29.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
The pick: Why Washington State will beat USC
WSU beat writer Theo Lawson makes his pick for Friday night’s NCAA football game between No. 16 Washington State and No. 5 USC in Pullman.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Washington State has USC’s full attention ahead of colossal Pac-12 matchup
Washington State’s offense is running efficiently as always, and the revamped defense is giving opponents more reason to stay up past curfew and skim through game tape.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Two-minute drill: USC at Washington State
Theo Lawson’s keys to a potential Washington State victory on Friday against USC.
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 9:50 p.m.
Pac-12 picks: Washington State vs. USC highlights a tough week of pick-making
Batting .500 against the spread isn’t always easy, but we managed to do it last week. It appears we have a few gimmes on this week’s slate, but the games …
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 9:28 p.m.
Who has the edge? Grading Washington State’s Luke Falk and USC’s Sam Darnold
Washington State’s Luke Falk and USC’s Sam Darnold are a few of the country’s most prolific quarterbacks. But who has the edge?
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 8:59 p.m.
Q&A: Pac-12 Networks analyst & QBs guru Yogi Roth breaks down Luke Falk vs. Sam Darnold
Luke Falk versus Sam Darnold isn’t a head-to-head duel in literal terms – not in the way Washington State’s defensive line vs. USC’s offensive line is – but that doesn’t …
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 9:19 a.m.
Washington State football chat transcript - 9/27
A full transcript of Wednesday’s Washington State football chat with Spokesman-Review beat writer Theo Lawson.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 7:28 p.m.
Video: Washington State outside linebackers coach Roy Manning post practice Sept. 26
Washington State outside linebackers coach Roy Manning talks about preparing for USC’s Sam Darnold and Ronald Jones.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 10:23 p.m.
Video: Washington State coach Mike Leach post practice Sept. 26
Washington State coach Mike Leach talks about preparing for Friday’s game against USC.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 7:02 p.m.
Counting them down: The five most anticipated games between Washington State and USC
Friday’s game between No. 16 Washington State and No. 5 USC is rightfully being billed as one of the most consequential games of the 2017 Pac-12 football season.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 4:28 p.m.
Video: Inside linebackers coach Ken Wilson post practice Sept. 25
Washington State inside linebackers coach Ken Wilson talks about how the team fared against Nevada and the challenge of playing No. 5 USC.
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
Video: Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire post practice Sept. 25
Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire grades his unit’s performance against Nevada and previews USC.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Pac-12 power rankings: Changing of the guards after Dawgs’ day in Boulder
Three of the unbeatens absorbed losses last weekend and at least one more will have their first by Friday night. Here’s what the Pac-12 power rankings look like until then.