Stories tagged: WSU football
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 12:21 p.m.
Pac-12 will test shorter halftime, reduced TV timeouts
The Pac-12 will shorten halftime and reduce the number of commercial breaks during its non-conference schedule this season as part of a trial program to reduce the length of its …
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Washington State football picked to finish third in Pac-12 North
Southern California is the preseason pick to win the Pac-12 in a poll of football media, and defending champion Washington is favored to win the North Division. Washington State, which …
Fri., July 21, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk named to Walter Camp watch list
Washington State quarterback Luke Falk was named to the 2017 Walter Camp Player of the Year Preseason Watch List, the award foundation announced on Friday.
Thu., July 20, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
Washington State’s Jamal Morrow named to Doak Walker watch list
Washington State running back Jamal Morrow was named to the 2017 Doak Walker Award Watch List, PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced on Thursday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 20, 2017, 10:52 a.m.
Uproar over WSU athletes’ arrests prompts outreach to American Samoa
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Wed., July 19, 2017, 4:47 p.m.
Washington State’s Luke Falk named to O’Brien, Unitas watch lists
Washington State quarterback Luke Falk was named to watch lists for the Davey O’Brien Award and the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, the organizations announced Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., July 18, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
Washington State wideout Tavares Martin Jr. named To Biletnikoff Award watch list
Washington State junior wide receiver Tavares Martin Jr. was named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation announced Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 14, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
Washington State picks up commitment from DE Brennan Jackson
Brennan Jackson, a defensive end from California who is ranked sixth in his position in the West Region by Scout.com, has committed to Washington State.
UPDATED: Thu., July 13, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
WSU, Idaho linemen added to CFB award preseason watch lists
Washington State defensive lineman Hercules Mata’afa and offensive lineman Cody O’Connell were named to preseason watch lists for the Bronco Nagurski and Outland Trophy, respectively, the Football Writers Association of …
Mon., July 10, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Three Cougars make preseason football watch lists
Three Washington State Cougars received spots on two national college football preseason award watch lists, the Maxwell Football Club announced on Monday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 7, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
Cougars get commitment from top safety in Oregon’s class of 2018
Washington State snagged a defensive back prospect out of Oregon’s territory when Churchill (Eugene, Ore.) High’s Myles Green-Richards committed to the Cougars Thursday afternoon.
Tue., July 4, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
The Palouse community has Riley Sorenson’s back
Washington State Cougar football fans may be familiar with the tenacious playing style of former Washington State offensive lineman Riley Sorenson on the gridiron. But to those who personally know …
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.
Thu., June 29, 2017, 9:12 p.m.
WSU’s Josh Hawkinson signs to play in Japan
Josh Hawkinson, who finished his four-year Washington State men’s basketball career in 2016-17, has signed a contract to start his professional career with the Toyotsu Fighting Eagles Nagoya of Japan’s …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Former Washington State OL Riley Sorenson says cancer has returned
Former center Riley Sorenson got an outpouring of support from Washington State fans when he revealed last year that, while dealing with the deaths of both his parents, he was …
Fri., June 16, 2017, 5:40 p.m.
WSU basketball coach Ernie Kent welcomes the next generation
On Monday, June 12, Ernie Kent became a grandfather. His son, Marcus Taylor Kent, and daughter-in-law, Laura Marie Kent, gave birth to eight-pound, 20-inch Taylor Marie Kent.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 6:13 p.m.
Washington State adds Juco commit linebacker Dymund Richardson
Washington State added a linebacker with experience playing at the college level on Thursday when Dymund Richardson from El Camino College committed to the Cougars.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Washington State rounds out nonconference football foes through 2021
Washington State has set its nonconference football schedules through 2021, and secured some high-profile opponents after that as well.
UPDATED: Fri., June 9, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Washington State men’s basketball picks up transfer Drick Bernstine from North Dakota
The Washington State men’s basketball team received some immediate frontcourt help on Friday with the news that North Dakota forward Drick Bernstine will play his final collegiate year in Pullman.
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: Wed., May 31, 2017, 5 p.m.
Five Washington State football games among Pac-12’s early TV selections
Washington State will play five home games during the month of September and at least three of them will be played under the Martin Stadium lights.
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 11:56 p.m.
WSU basketball legend Bennie Seltzer returns as Cougars assistant coach
Washington State basketball legend Bennie Seltzer is returning to Pullman as an assistant coach, rounding out men’s head coach Ernie Kent’s staff. Seltzer, the school’s all-time assists leader, is now …
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 …
Sat., May 20, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
Former WSU QB Ryan Leaf profiled by ESPN’s E:60
Tom Rinaldi knows there will be skeptics. He expects some cynics who doubt that this is the time, finally, when Ryan Leaf has cleaned up his act for good.
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Washington State defensive back Grant Porter honored at Pullman City Council meeting
Washington State Cougars defensive back Grant Porter and Allison Schomburg were given Lifesaving Awards by the Pullman City Council on Tuesday in honor of their actions last week when they …
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 6:41 p.m.
Washington State football again dismisses wide receiver Kyrin Priester
Kyrin Priester came to Washington State in search of a second chance. He leaves now needing a fourth opportunity after being dismissed by the Cougars coaching staff for a second …
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 10:03 a.m.
Assault trial begins for former WSU player Robert Barber
The trial for a former Washington State University football player accused of second-degree assault began Monday morning in the Whitman County Courthouse.
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.