Stories tagged: WSU football
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
Slovenian freshman forward Aljaz Kunc scored 24 points on 10-of-11 shooting and Washington State cruised past New Hope Christian 138-63 in an exhibition game Sunday in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 4:03 p.m.
Washington State and its Hesiman Trophy candidate quarterback could have a large national television audience the next time they step on a football field.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Washington State didn’t move up in the latest edition of the Associated Press Top 25 poll, but the Cougars lose any ground either and held onto the nation’s No. 10 …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 1:42 a.m.
The nation’s 10th-ranked team did it the ugly way Saturday night – and that may even be an understatement considering everything that happened in a 60-minute window at Martin Stadium …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018
The scoreboard reflected a 19-13 win for No. 10 Washington State on Saturday night. But only a couple of key plays allowed the Cougars to celebrate a win over the …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 12:22 a.m.
Turnover blunder turns possible two-score lead into tie game for Washington State against California
Facing a third-down and three yards midway through the third quarter on Saturday, California quarterback Chase Garber went to the air.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
It’s been established: The Pac-12 can’t get out of its own way. So maybe try this, fellas: Get the hell out of Washington State’s.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 12:51 a.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 19-13 victory over Cal at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 11:52 p.m.
TV Take: It took until the end, but ESPN’s swooning over Gardner Minshew pays off in Washington State win
If there is one thing you can count on the past few weeks watching Washington State football, it is the announcing crew is going to gush over quarterback Gardner Minshew.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:03 p.m.
Washington State linebacker Dominick Silvels has night cut short after targeting penalty against California
What looked like a textbook pass breakup ended up with a short night for Washington State’s rush linebacker Dominick Silvels.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
California linebacker Evan Weaver makes early impression on Washington State fans in return to the Inland Northwest
It didn’t take long for Spokane’s Evan Weaver to make an impression on the partisan crowd.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 9:36 p.m.
An upper body injury will keep starting Washington State cornerback Sean Harper Jr. out of his third consecutive game tonight as the 10th-ranked Cougars host California at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 12:55 a.m.
The nation’s 10th-ranked team did it the ugly way Saturday night but the Cougars will head into the 11th week of the college football season still with just one loss …
Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 5 a.m.
Five decades of futility for Cal against Top-10 teams on the road will continue Saturday night, as will WSU’s magical 2018 season.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 10:05 p.m.
As the 2018 Cougars prepare for the next opponent on their schedule, flashbacks of last year’s dud at Memorial Stadium are imminent – but they aren’t necessarily unhealthy.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 6:26 p.m.
Keys to a potential victory for Washington State over Cal Saturday at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 9:41 p.m.
Following a season in which they had more negative rushing plays than rushing touchdowns, Washington State’s tailbacks have crossed the goal line 13 times in eight games and they’ve lost …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Prep star Evan Weaver returns to Northwest for Washington State-Cal game as one of nation’s top tacklers
Weaver was an all-state player for the Bullpups as a senior, winning Washington 4A Defensive Player of the Year honors from The Seattle Times, Associated Press and Tacoma News Tribune. …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 8:24 p.m.
A nugget from last week’s edition of the Pac-12 picks: “The oddsmakers aren’t anticipating too many riveting games across the Pac-12 landscape this weekend.” And neither were we. But the …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
Gardner Minshew’s signature look has taken over Halloween. A look at some of the best Minshew costumes we’ve seen on Twitter today
At the risk of running into himself a few-dozen times on the trick-or-treat trail, Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew might want to stay in this Halloween.
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 9:30 a.m.
A full transcript from Wednesday’s Cougar football live chat with Spokesman-Review Washington State beat writer Theo Lawson.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Washington State always saw potential in Dezmon Patmon. Now the junior receiver is starting to see it in himself
Washington State’s junior “Z” receiver is finally starting to come into his own and posted career-high numbers Saturday in a 41-38 win over No. 24 Stanford. Patmon’s 10 receptions were …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
A chaotic Saturday for the Pac-12 started with Arizona State defeating USC in the Coliseum and culminated with Arizona springing an upset of Oregon in Tucson. Sandwiched in between were …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
Washington State cracked the top 10 of the initial College Football Playoff rankings, checking in at No. 8 in the country when the rankings were unveiled Tuesday afternoon on ESPN’s …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Mike Leach thought his defensive backs handled themselves well Saturday, even if they were constantly picked on by three Stanford pass-catchers who looked just as capable of forming an NBA …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
The Cougars will play the Cougars on Friday Sept. 13, 2019, for the sixth installment of the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff, which has been held every season since 2013. WSU and …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:52 p.m.
The Pac-12 has fined WSU $25,000 because its fans rushed the field following the Cougars’ 34-20 win over the Ducks at Martin Stadium, a conference official confirmed to The Spokesman-Review …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
The top passer in college football is beginning to receive national recognition for his role in Washington State’s 7-1 start to the 2018 season.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 9:46 p.m.
No. 10 Washington State (7-1, 4-1) returns home to the Palouse to take on California (5-3, 2-3) in a Pac-12 North matchup.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 10:07 p.m.
Mike Leach and his Washington State football team may be the top target for Pac-12 referees who’ve been peeved by the aggressive text messages the Cougars’ coach sent off to …