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SATURDAY, FEB. 22, 2014

Saturday morning Pac-12 links

A relatively quiet day yesterday, but the Pac-12 announced the 2014 inductions into the Men's Basketball Hall of Honor. We've got a blog post on WSU's inductee, Ed Gayda. Deone Bucannon will arrive in Indianapolis today for the NFL Combine. Here's a nice story on...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 21, 2014

Friday morning Pac-12 links 

From Corvallis -- The Cougars were close in Corvallis but came away with nothing but aches and bruises to show for it. We've got a game story from Thursday as well as post game video of coach Ken Bone and players ... Aaron Fitt revealed...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 20, 2014

Thursday morning Pac-12 links

From Corvallis -- The Cougars have a rare Thursday night basketball game against Oregon State, tonight at 6 p.m. The game will be televised on Pac-12 Washington. Check out these links in the meantime. We've got a Four Corners preview of WSU's week and a...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 19, 2014

Wednesday morning Pac-12 links

From Pullman -- The Cougars will hit the road again today, traveling to Corvallis and then Eugene to take on the Oregon Schools, before heading up scenic I-5 to see if they can sweep the Huskies in Seattle. Well, that's what I'll be doing anyways....

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TUESDAY, FEB. 18, 2014

Tuesday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- Bright lights. March Madness. Final Fours. One Shining Moment. It's all so close for the Washington State women's basketball team, which is officially a bubble team according to Charlie Creme's Bracketology. Creme still doesn't have the Cougars making the dance, but they're...

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MONDAY, FEB. 17, 2014

Monday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- The Cougars were oh so close. Unranked but receiving votes in the polls, the Washington State baseball team nearly started off the season with a series win over the top-ranked team in the country. It was not to be, however, as the...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 16, 2014

Sunday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- Some sterling defense in the second half wasn't enough for the Cougars to overcome Anthony Brown's stellar shooting in the first half as WSU fell to Stanford in men's hoops on Saturday. We've got the game story here and some post game...

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SATURDAY, FEB. 15, 2014

Saturday morning Pac-12 links

From Pullman -- With all due respect to Mrrs. Bielema, Calhoun and Saban, there does not seem to be groundswell up support arising for their proposal to guarantee college football defenses time to substitute.Yesterday morning we put up a blog post that quotes WSU head...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 14, 2014

Friday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- For a day with no game, Thursday was surprising eventful in Cougar country. The Washington State football team is in the middle of Midnight Maneuvers and the athletic department released a video with some highlights from the late night workouts ... Former...

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THURSDAY, FEB. 13, 2014

Thursday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- There were some fireworks in Pullman, and nearly 2,000 people will be able to produce a ticket and say they were there. Most of those people will be lying. Yes, not many were on hand for a midweek game with a late...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 12, 2014

Wednesday morning Pac-12 links

From Pullman -- It's just Wednesday and we've already got another WSU men's basketball game on our hands. We've got an advance on the game as well as a blog post about Jordan Railey ... There may not be so many nighttime football games in...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 11, 2014

Tuesday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- After taking Stanford to the wire earlier this week the Washington State women's basketball team didn't have much left against Cal on Sunday ... Mark Schlabach's Way Too Early Top-25 for next year is out and has three Pac-12 teams in the...

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MONDAY, FEB. 10, 2014

Monday morning Pac-12 links 

From Salt Lake City -- What's that you ask? Why am I still in Salt Lake City? Blame Seattle and its freak blizzards. But the phones still work in Utah, and we were able to get more details on the weekend arrest of wide receiver...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 9, 2014

Sunday morning Pac-12 links 

From Salt Lake City -- "They" say that more bad than good can happen in the offseason. Well Washington State's offseason isn't off to a great start, with wide receiver Gabe Marks getting arrested on Saturday for four misdemeanors ... More bad than good happened...

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SATURDAY, FEB. 8, 2014

Saturday morning Pac-12 links 

From Salt Lake City -- Last night we reported that backup quarterback Austin Apodaca has decided to transfer from Washington State and has left the football program ... Today the basketball team will take on Utah and should be prepared for a hostile environment ......

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FRIDAY, FEB. 7, 2014

Friday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- Former Washington State safety passed another mile marker on his road to the NFL, receiving an invite to the NFL combine ... Here's a column from Bud Withers on the recruiting class WSU signed on Wednesday ... Mark Sandritter recaps the class...

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WEDNESDAY, FEB. 5, 2014

Signing Day Pac-12 links

From Pullman -- Yes, yes today is signing day. If you scroll up we've got a blog post that I'll update with information on each new Washington State football signee, and a live chat in which I'll provide the latest news and answer questions when...

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TUESDAY, FEB. 4, 2014

Pac-12 basketball Power Rankings

From Pullman -- Tomorrow Washington State will be looking for payback against Colorado. When the two teams met earlier this season the Cougars fell in Spokane, 71-70, in overtime, without leading scorer DaVonte Lacy. Now it's the Buffaloes turn to play without a key contributor...

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Tuesday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- Tomorrow high school football stars all across the country will fax in letters of intent to play college football and with that in mind we've got a story on a kid who plans to travel all the way from Florida to run...

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MONDAY, FEB. 3, 2014

Monday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- Obviously the Seahawks dominant Super Bowl win dominated the news on Sunday but we've still got a few links to pass along. The WSU flag made an appearance at the Super Bowl ... Jeff Nusser takes a look at the Cougars defensive...

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SUNDAY, FEB. 2, 2014

Super Bowl Sunday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- The big sports weekend has been perfect so far for Washington State fans with the Cougars beating the Washington Huskies on Saturday afternoon. We've got our game recap and post game videos of coach Ken Bone as well as D.J. Shelton and...

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SATURDAY, FEB. 1, 2014

Saturday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- A big day in Pac-12 basketball awaits, including the first matchup between Washington State and Washington. We've got our advance on the game, and here are two more from the UW perspective ... USC and Oregon each seek a rare win ......

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FRIDAY, JAN. 31, 2014

Friday morning Pac-12 links

From Pullman -- There is a new coach on the Palouse, his name is Steve Nugent and he's taking over the Washington State soccer program ... The Pac-12 is full of talented freshmen in men's basketball, and we take a look at some of the...

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THURSDAY, JAN. 30, 2014

Thursday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- It's Thursday and that means its time for our weekly 4 Corners look at Washington State's upcoming game and notebook of the local college basketball teams. We've even got a blog post examining why one WSU starter doesn't seem to be getting...

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WEDNESDAY, JAN. 29, 2014

Wednesday morning Pac-12 links 

From Pullman -- The Washington State Cougars could really use a win on Saturday, both for team morale and to keep fans interested. With that in mind, it would perfect game for WSU to regain the services of leading scorer DaVonte Lacy. Yesterday coach Ken...

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