WSU’s administrators struck a positive tone during wide-ranging phone calls with The Spokesman-Review earlier this week. Schulz and Chun are asking Cougar fans and Pac-12 enthusiasts to remain patient as the conference works through media-rights agreements with prospective TV partners and considers expansion.
Washington State will hold 25 preseason practices before opening the season Sept. 4 against Utah State. The Spokesman-Review will be in attendance for each of those, tracking the relevant storylines, notes, depth chart developments and key plays as the Cougars ramp up to the 2021 football season. Below are observations from the 10th day of fall camp in Pullman.