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UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 15, 2019

Cutting out social media helped Washington State’s Blake Mazza focus on converting kicks

One of just three kickers in the country with a single miss on at least 20 attempts, Mazza finished the year 20-of-21 – his season highlighted by a 50-yard field …

Trio of Washington State players named to Associated Press All-Pac-12 teams

Similar to the coaches, the Pac-12’s writers collectively agreed Washington State had the top kicker in the conference this year, voting Blake Mazza to the Associated Press All-Pac-12 First Team.

UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 10, 2019

Washington State’s Blake Mazza named to All-Pac-12 first team; Spokane’s Evan Weaver earns top defensive honor

Despite boasting the league’s most potent scoring attack at 39.2 points per game, Washington State didn’t place an offensive player on the All-Pac-12 first team, but eight Cougars were named …

Blake Mazza becomes first Lou Groza finalist in Washington State history

Mazza becomes the first kicker in WSU history to be named a finalist, two years after Erik Powell earned semifinalist honors. The Lou Groza Award has been handed out every …

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 20, 2019

Just for kicks: Blake Mazza’s perfect season makes field goals more palatable for Washington State’s Mike Leach

It was a mostly sunny, 57-degree afternoon in Boulder, Colorado, and the Washington State offense was driving.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019

Washington State misses pair of PAT kicks in first half against Stanford

The Washington State sophomore kicker had his first extra-point attempt of the game blocked, the first time he had failed to put one through the uprights in 42 attempts this …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019

Washington State’s Blake Mazza makes semifinalist cut for Lou Groza Award

Twenty players are still eligible for the award given to the top kicker in college football, including Washington State’s Blake Mazza, who Thursday was named a semifinalist for the Lou …

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019

Specialists provide bright spot for Washington State in loss to Arizona State

With just under eight minutes to play at Sun Devil Stadium, Oscar Draguicevich III stood at Washington State’s 39-yard line, caught the snap and put his foot through the football, …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019

With Oscar Draguicevich III and Blake Mazza, Washington State has a special(ist) connection to Texas

Last season, when they shared nothing more than a living space and some lofty goals related to kicking a football, Oscar Draguicevich III and Blake Mazza made a joint decision …

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018

Washington State’s Blake Mazza nails first game-winning field goal of career in win over Stanford

Anticipating Blake Mazza’s right leg would probably determine WSU’s fate at some point this year, the Cougars began their screaming ritual just last week. Their timing, suffice it to say, …

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 27, 2018

Difference makers: Blake Mazza boots Washington State into Pac-12 North lead with win over Stanford

Difference makers from Washington State’s 41-38 victory over Stanford

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 24, 2018

Washington State was trying out ‘different technique’ when game-tying FG was blocked

Early on in Friday’s game, USC diagnosed a tendency in Washington State’s field goal protection when the Cougars lined up a 50-yard kick for Blake Mazza. So the Trojans adjusted …

UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018

Former Arkansas specialist Blake Mazza announces transfer to Washington State, will be eligible to play in 2018

Mazza could be WSU’s long-term solution to replacing Erik Powell, the strong-legged senior who earned All-Pac-12 Conference honorable mention honors after making 20-of-24 kicks his senior season, including three of …