Fans will get to see Washington State three times at Martin Stadium within the first month of the 2021 football season and six times before November, but the Cougars will face a challenging stretch of road games near the end of the slate, culminating as always with the Apple Cup rivalry.
A longtime SEC assistant has joined Nick Rolovich's coaching staff as Washington State's new special teams coordinator.
It'll be at least a few months before Washington State can start bringing potential prospects back to the Palouse for on-campus visits, but the lack of in-person recruiting apparently hasn't impacted the Cougars in the 2022 class.
The next snaps of Luke Falk's professional career will come in the Canadian Football League.
WSU president Kirk Schulz: “We need a person to come in and say, ‘If we’re going to elevate our brand, here are some things we need to think about doing as a conference.'”
Four days after reporting Washington State's Ayden Hector was suspended from football activities for a violation of team rules, The Spokesman-Review learned the freshman safety was recently placed under arrest by Pullman Police after attempting to purchase alcohol at a grocery store with false identification.
Washington State went to extreme lengths to convince Jamire Calvin to begin his college football career in Pullman, but it appears the former four-star receiver will finish it elsewhere.
Ayden Hector, who played a major role in Washington State's defensive secondary last season as a freshman, has been suspended from the Cougars' football team for a rules violation, The Spokesman-Review confirmed with a school official Friday night.
Jayden de Laura, who started all four games for Washington State last fall, has been indefinitely suspended from the Cougars football team after being arrested in Pullman's College Hill for a misdemeanor DUI early Saturday morning.
The special teams overhaul at Washington State won't be limited to replacing all-conference specialists Blake Mazza and Oscar Draguicevich III.
Oregon, USC led the conference with top-10 classes, according to the 247sports rankings.
What once marked the most important day on college football's recruiting calendar, Wednesday came without any breaking developments or surprises for Nick Rolovich and Washington State.