Stories tagged: WSU
Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 8:05 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Happenings in Maryland makes one wonder who is really in charge of some of our nation’s college campuses
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It is Halloween. A scary night. But we are going to tell you a scary story that has nothing to do with Halloween. It has …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 8:41 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There isn’t a lot going on, is there? Dead time of the year and all that. Ya, right. Read on.
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Grip on Sports: The Seahawks are playing better, sure, but are they a contender for the ultimate prize?
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The Seahawks, coming off a bye, played well yesterday in Detroit. They won handily over another average NFL team, the Lions. Enjoy it. Read on.
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 8:48 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Those folks who doubted Washington State before the season – who would have done such a thing? – are now kicking themselves
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is a long-running joke on ESPN’s PTI show that Michael Wilbon is not surprised by anything. Well, here’s something even Wilbon would be surprised …
Sat., Oct. 27, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
Grip on Sports: Is Game Three still going on? Nope, this never-ending game actually ended with, surprise, a solo home run
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Where were you when Max Muncy won Game Three of the World Series with his 18th-inning, opposite field home run? I was in front of …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
Grip on Sports: If you ask Pac-12 football coaches the best job to hold in the conference, Washington State isn’t No. 1 on the list
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you’re not interested in Pac-12 football, sorry. That’s where we are headed this morning. Read on.
Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Want another piece of evidence times have changed (as they always do)? One of my friends used to have a toy, a blow-up, hard-rubber clown …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 7:11 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you had your choice between watching a World Series game, a NFL regular-season matchup, a college football contest or an early season NBA game, …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 9:49 p.m.
An ex-Pullman High track star was shot and killed on University of Utah campus by a former boyfriend, who was found dead hours later inside a church Tuesday, authorities said.
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 8:17 a.m.
Grip on Sports: As the college basketball season prepares to tip off, Gonzaga once again is one of the sport’s bluebloods
A GRIP ON SPORTS • College basketball polls really don’t matter, do they? It’s a sport that determines its champion through competition, not a vote. So why does it seem …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It’s a Monday morning after an eventful weekend. One that included a surprisingly calm Sunday following hard on the heels of a maniac Saturday. Read …
Mon., Oct. 22, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Fresh off a critical 34-20 win over the 12th-ranked University of Oregon Ducks, Washington State University fans took the Saturday night celebration from Martin Stadium to the surrounding College Hill …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
Grip on Sports: The Inland Northwest must have picked up some fans yesterday as WSU put the area’s best foot forward
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was a long day yesterday. But it was a fun one, unless your day consisted of raking leaves and cleaning out gutters. For those …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2018, 8:09 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • With GameDay in Pullman this morning, we were a bit busy putting together a story for the S-R. But some things happened in the past …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 7:51 a.m.
Grip on Sports: No matter what sport you are a fan of, it was probably on a channel you could find somewhere last night
A GRIP ON SPORTS • How many televisions do you have in your house? How about computers? I’m not sure if you had every device you own on a professional …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 9:02 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • We wrote about baseball yesterday. We can’t do it today as well. Instead we will write about a bus rolling into Pullman. Read on.
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 8:06 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Baseball suckered me in last night. Like a zombie emerging from a grave, the Dodger/Brewer game grabbed me by the ankle and held on for …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 3:32 p.m.
Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine has received initial accreditation for graduate medical education.
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 8:54 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • It was a day of transition yesterday in the Northwest, with a couple of longtime sports icons exiting the stage. Read on.
Mon., Oct. 15, 2018, 8:03 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There is this school of thought that proposes the NFL is a week-to-week league. Each game is its own mini-season, with anything possible. Take that …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 8:33 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Christmas in October? Seemed like it last night if you were on social media, following Washington State football fans. Their long wait was over, Santa …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018, 6:55 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • If you’ve been paying attention the past week, you would know the Grippi family has been on vacation on the East Coast. It’s the first …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Whitman County Prosecutor Denis Tracy stood by his office’s decision not to prosecute a former Washington State University fraternity member accused of second-degree rape during an interview this week with …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 6:43 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There are not a lot of high-profile college football games tomorrow. So which games are you most excited to watch? Read on.
Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 8:41 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • The Pac-12 has a football officiating problem. It’s not just one of perception, but a true officiating problem. And the cracks are beginning to show. …
Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 6:25 p.m.
A 23-year-old former Washington State University student has been charged with two counts of second-degree rape after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman during a 2017 party on College Hill.
Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
Grip on Sports: The college basketball season can’t start fast enough for some but is too early for others
A GRIP ON SPORTS • College basketball games are right around the corner. Seems awful early, doesn’t it? Not anymore it doesn’t. Read on.
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • There was some baseball to watch last night, including three teams with as much pedigree in the major leagues. But the biggest star? Replay. Read …
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 5:53 a.m.
A GRIP ON SPORTS • When you are in a tourist location, it is important to visit the sites. All the sites. Read on.
Sun., Oct. 7, 2018, 7:27 a.m.
Grip on Sports: It may not have been as easy as everyone wanted, but it was a successful Saturday for the Cougars and others
A GRIP ON SPORTS • Another Sunday morning begins with all the finesse of a steamroller. Don’t they all? Not this time of the year, with the college football to …