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FRIDAY, OCT. 18, 2013

Friday Morning Links 

From San Francisco -- It's that time again. The coffee is brewing, the birds are chirping and there's a new set of links for you to peruse. The kids are still asleep, and this solitary hour is for you to treasure. I won't keep you....

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TUESDAY, OCT. 15, 2013

Pac-12 Power Rankings, week 8 

From Pullman –After laying dormant the past few weeks, the Pac-12’s depth asserted itself this week. One of the conference’s made men was iced by an underling, and some middle tier teams emphasized their superiority over the bottom feeders. It’s pretty obvious who the king...

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Tuesday Morning Pac-12 Links 

The Washington State football team has quite a challenge this week, traveling to face Oregon in unfriendly Autzen Stadium. The Ducks lead the conference in both passing and rushing, and have a fearsome defense. That means the Cougars won't have any time to sulk over...

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SUNDAY, OCT. 13, 2013

Sunday night WSU practice 

Washington State postponed its Sunday night football practice until 9 p.m., but didn't officially get started until 10 p.m. That was when the coaches and a number of starting players arrived at Martin Stadium. Most of the team arrived at 9 p.m. and participated in...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 11, 2013

Friday Morning Links

Happy Friday, everyone. USC's 38-31 victory over Arizona last night was a fun start to what should be a great weekend of football in the Pac-12. Prepare yourself for your Saturday sports binge by scouring these links. Here's my Pac-12 picks, so far I'm off...

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THURSDAY, OCT. 10, 2013

Thursday Morning Pac-12 Links

It's Must Win Week in the Pac-12. A number of teams are playing do-or-die games. WSU against OSU has the feeling of a game that will determine whether or not each teams season is good or mediocre. UW has it's best chance in years to...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 9, 2013

TUESDAY, OCT. 8, 2013

Tuesday Morning Pac-12 Links 

From Pullman -- If you're following the fallout of last week's Emmitt Su'a-Kalio arrest, Scout.com has named the alleged victim, while also disclosing his medical information. We shan't be following suit, but advise that nothing has been proven nor confirmed. In lighter news, Mike Leach...

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MONDAY, OCT. 7, 2013

Monday Morning Pac-12 Links

From Pullman -- After a 44-22 win at Cal in which the teams combined to pass for over 1,000 yards, expect more of the same this week. Sean Mannion and the Beavers didn't play last week, but the talented quarterback still leads the conference with...

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SUNDAY, OCT. 6, 2013

Morning after links 

The Cougars improved to 2-1 in conference play on Saturday afternoon, and 4-2 overall. Connor Halliday bounced back from the Stanford game by throwing over halfway to 1,000-yards in a single game, 521 to be exact. Here's our story on the game... a couple of...

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SATURDAY, OCT. 5, 2013

WSU Gameday Links 

From Berkeley, Calif. --Today at 1p.m. the Cougars will take on California in what could easily be WSU's most important game of the season. We detail what they'll need to do to win here ... If Cal wins, blame the socks ... Not helping matters...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 4, 2013

Friday Morning Links 

In case you missed it, Utah and UCLA kicked off this week's Pac-12 play last night. Entering the game, Travis Wilson and Brett Hundley had similar stats. That certainly wasn't the case during the game, as Hundley found three different ways to score a touchdown...

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THURSDAY, OCT. 3, 2013

Thursday Morning Links

Good morning! The Cougars had a fine practice yesterday. Connor Halliday highlighted the evening with a 30-yard touchdown pass to Gabe Marks. The team had a mixed special teams session, as Feddie Davey ran into punter Wes Concepcion and Alex Jackson fumbled while running back...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2, 2013

Pac-12 Power Rankings 

From Pullman -- As this is the first iteration of my Pac-12 power rankings, there has been no movement from the previous week. I promise it won’t happen again. Keep in mind that these are merely snapshot of how these teams matchup on Wednesday morning,...

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Wednesday Morning Pac-12 Links 

From Pullman -- As you wrack your brain in search pertinent of questions for the live chat we'll be holding on SportsLink at 11 a.m., why not prep by reading our Pac-12 notes? ... The basketball team got some bad news with the suspension of...

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SATURDAY, SEPT. 28, 2013

THURSDAY, NOV. 29, 2012

Pac-12 picks, the final edition 

COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- Our weekly picks column in the newspaper ended last weekend with the final full slate of Pac-12 games. But since two more games involving conference teams remain until the bowl season, we'll go ahead and forecast those real quick for the...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 26, 2012

Scouting Stanford with a Q-and-A

COUGARS FROM SAN JOSE -- Tom Fitzgerald, who covers Stanford for the San Francisco Chronicle, was kind enough to answer five questions for us about tomorrow's game between WSU and Stanford. His answers are below.

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MONDAY, OCT. 15, 2012

WSU vs. Stanford set for 3:15 p.m.

COUGARS FROM PULLMAN -- Just a quick note to pass along the news that Washington State's game at Stanford on Oct. 27 has been selected by the Pac-12 Networks for a 3:15 p.m. kickoff. So that will make four day games and four night games...

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FRIDAY, JAN. 20, 2012

MONDAY, NOV. 14, 2011

Mixed bag on opening weekend

The definition of a good weekend: A miserable day outside so you have time when your best friend visits town, with lots of interesting games on in the background; a good day outside so you can get a lot of things done after your friend...

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FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2011

MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2011

The Gonzaga Bulldogs wave goodbye to the fans and their basketball season after their 60-83 loss against Stanford in their regional final NCAA tournament women's college basketball game on Monday, March 28, 2011, in Spokane, Wash. (Colin Mulvany / The Spokesman-Review)

Gonzaga's magical run ends

UPDATED: 12:15 a.m. Stanford whipped Gonzaga in the Elite 8 of the NCAA Tournament and the photographers whipped us writers, getting the slide show up first. On the budget is a game story, a notebook (Greg Lee's credit was left off) and John Blanchette's column,...

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SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011

Courtney Vandersloot of Gonzaga gets a layup off a steal during first half action against Louisville in their NCAA Sweet Sixteen game at the Spokane Arena, Saturday, March  26, 2011. Gonzaga got the win to advance to the Elite Eight. (Christopher Anderson / The Spokesman-Review)

Starting to build up for Elite Eight

It's overload time ... I have filed an advance for Gonzaga's Elite Eight game with Tennessee on Monday night. Coming later is my notebook and keys to the game and John Blanchette is just wrapping up a column. Those stories will be along later tonight...

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