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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 24, 2008

A Christmas treat for football fans 11 

COUGARS • UPDATED: 3:45 P.M.; 2:30 P.M. DEC. 25 Wandering around the Internet last night, I saw a football beat writer who offered his thoughts about starters next year for the school he covers. It seemed like a good idea, so I decided to try...

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TUESDAY, DEC. 23, 2008

Two games, two outcomes 

COUGARS Isn't college athletics fun? Last Friday, WSU's women's basketball team handed the University of Hawaii an 18-point defeat. The two teams played again Monday. Read on to find out what happened this time.

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MONDAY, DEC. 22, 2008

Former Coug Haskins lives his faith 

COUGARS A Monday evening in Spokane. It's beautiful. Plus the ride from Pullman wasn't too bad. There's nothing like a day when 195 blends into the surrounding fields, and only the grooves in the snow tell you where to go. We have a story to...

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Planes, Trains and WSU 13 

COUGARS Got back to Pullman last night around 9 p.m. after writing my story, posting it to this blog and driving slowly down the highway. Come to find out an hour or so later that I beat the Washington State team bus back to town....

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SUNDAY, DEC. 21, 2008

WSU pulls away late to stop UI 15 

COUGARS • UPDATED: 10 P.M. With Aron Baynes dominating inside – 18 points and nine rebounds – and Taylor Rochestie controlling the perimeter on both offense and defense – 11 points, five assists and limiting Mac Hopson to 10 points – the Cougars raised their...

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WSU leads by two at half

COUGARS Halftime in the Cowan Spectrum and this one isn't going according to plan. It's being played at a slow pace and Idaho is staying close. A big reason is WSU is shooting so poorly. The shots are there, the Cougars are just not knocking...

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Snow be darned, this one's on 

COUGARS Good evening from snowy Moscow ... and snowy Pullman … and snowy just about anywhere in the Palouse. I'm hoping I'll be able to get back to Pullman after the game, but who knows? As long as the snowplows are working, I'm OK I...

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WSU fans will be seeing red tonight 

COUGARS We're still searching for the best way to present our posts on this new SportsLink site, so we're back to leading off with the Cougar label. Hope that helps you find each individual WSU post. We have a few story links for you on...

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SATURDAY, DEC. 20, 2008

THURSDAY, DEC. 18, 2008

Snowed under, but not by WSU news 

UPDATED: 12:40 P.M. Let's have a vote. How many of you think I'm going to make it from Spokane to Pullman today? I'll give you a hint: I'm not sure I can make it out of the neighborhood, because the snow in the street is,...

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WEDNESDAY, DEC. 17, 2008

TUESDAY, DEC. 16, 2008

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