Stories tagged: bill moos
Mon., April 8, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
Bill Moos has rolled with the punches. Now he is just on a roll. Nebraska’s 68-year-old athletic director has pulled off two of the splashiest hires in college athletics in …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 6:07 p.m.
Some Pac-12 schools are receiving annual payouts from the Pac-12 Networks that are a fraction of what they’d hoped for – and a fraction of what has been reported in …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Alyssa Bodeau didn’t know how her life would change after she decided to come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against former Washington State University quarterback Jason Gesser.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
The resignation Tuesday of WSU assistant athletic director Jason Gesser blunted the career of a former standout Cougar quarterback who returned home to raise money for his alma mater. But …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 8:06 a.m.
WSU places Jason Gesser on leave after former nanny files formal complaint alleging sexual misconduct
Washington State University placed Jason Gesser, a former quarterback and current athletic department employee, on administrative leave Monday after a former Cougar athlete came forward with new allegations that Gesser …
Tue., April 24, 2018, 6:20 p.m.
Nebraska athletic director Bill Moos tells The Associated Press his luncheon comment about coaches Urban Meyer of Ohio State and Jim Harbaugh of Michigan running a little bit scared in …
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Investigation finds harassment, discrimination by associate athletic director who resigned last year
A internal investigation by Washington State University has found that over a three-year period, a former athletics administrator violated the school’s Title IX policies by making inappropriate comments in the …
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Nebraskas fired coach Mike Riley on Saturday after three seasons in which he was unable to return the Cornhuskers to national prominence let alone make them a factor in the …
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
Now that Bill Moos is climbing the ladder from WSU to Nebraska, here’s a question for Cougar Nation: How much is a good football team worth?
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
Kind of a lost weekend for Coug fans, huh? I’m writing to you as a WSU alum and Cougar fan who happens to live in Omaha, Nebraska.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 9:31 a.m.
Washington State President: School to look both in-house and out-of-house for next athletic director
If it all goes according to plan, Washington State will have a new athletic director named by approximately Feb. 1, the school’s president said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
Bill Moos will receive a payment of $1.25 million if he still is Nebraska’s athletic director at the end of 2022, and he is eligible for some $500,000 in bonuses …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 10:25 p.m.
The Cougars AD who left Sunday for a job at Nebraska leaves behind a legacy at Washington State, Leach says.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 9:04 p.m.
John Johnson, who currently serves as WSU’s senior associate director of athletics, was named by school president Kirk Schulz Monday afternoon as the school’s interim AD. He’ll take over those …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
A call to Colorado State’s Joe Parker could be one of the many that WSU President Kirk Schulz makes in the next week or two.
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 9:11 p.m.
In 1994, athletic director Jim Livengood departed for Arizona and Bill Moos – an assistant to three different Cougar ADs who’d detoured to Montana to apprentice at running his own …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
From wheat fields to corn country: Cougs AD Bill Moos heads to Nebraska as WSU launches search for replacement
In a surprising move, Bill Moos was hired Sunday afternoon to become the athletic director at Nebraska. The school announced the hire in a news release. Moos leaves Pullman after …
Sun., Oct. 15, 2017
Athletic director Bill Moos, who decided to depart Washington State on Sunday to take the reins at Nebraska, also is leaving behind some deep Northwest roots.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 6:09 p.m.
Here is a little insight into the current fundraising strategy for Washington State Athletics, which is not entirely unlike fraternity recruitment: It’s all about the pledges.
UPDATED: Tue., May 2, 2017, 6:26 p.m.
Mike Leach’s contract has been extended by one year, and athletic director Bill Moos says the two will have a discussion about a raise. That part comes later, but Leach …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016
WSU’s brand has been damaged, and President Shulz should at least say that something is seriously wrong when so many athletes are running afoul of the law. If the university …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 4:20 p.m.
WSU president Kirk Schulz’s football first mantra fails the leadership test needed to deal with the problem of player arrests.
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 4 a.m.
With four felony arrests of Washington State University football players in the past month, the athletic department has suddenly found itself answering more questions about the hits players are delivering …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:54 p.m.
And in a fitting end to the week that was, Washington State had a player ejected from Saturday’s game against Idaho for throwing a punch.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 11:14 p.m.
The Pullman police will recommend that two Washington State football players and two other people be charged as the result of a July 23 party fight that resulted in multiple …
Wed., Sept. 14, 2016, 7:44 p.m.
The Washington State University athletic department’s financial woes will not end in the near future, but new president Kirk Schulz and athletic director Bill Moos have a plan for the …
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Say one thing about those Cougars: When they say “anytime, any place,” they usually live up to the second promise.
Mon., June 13, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
Washington State University’s new president says the school’s spending habits are “simply not sustainable.” But he plans to change that.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
Washington State University’s athletic department will run a deficit of more than $13 million for the second year in a row.
Tue., March 15, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
When the presidents and athletic directors of Pac-12 schools came together to launch the Pac-12 Network, they envisioned a television cash spigot that would flood the athletic budgets of every …