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Stories tagged: crimson and gray game

UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019

Washington State spring game raises more than $80,000 for Cougar Health Fund, generates conversation around mental health

The 2019 Crimson and Gray Game was a fine preview trailer for the 5,059 fans that attended, but it was also much more than a football showcase.

UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019

Crimson and Gray notes: Will Rodgers III leads Washington State pass rush with three sacks

Will Rodgers III will be one the players anchoring WSU’s pass-rush in 2019, and Saturday’s spring scrimmage offered a glimpse of how effective that could be this the fall. One …

UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019

Anthony Gordon shines (and separates himself?) with three touchdowns in Washington State Crimson and Gray Game

For anyone hoping to unearth some clues about the quarterback competition at Washington State, and where it stands through 14 of 15 spring practices, Saturday’s spring scrimmage was awfully helpful …

UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019

Crimson and Gray Game makes long-awaited return to Martin Stadium

Washington State brought its spring scrimmage home this year, hoping to pipe in the same atmosphere the Cougars get six or seven times at Martin Stadium every fall.

UPDATED: Fri., June 8, 2018

Washington State spring football game returning to Pullman in 2019

WSU will use the spring scrimmage as a platform to promote suicide prevention and mental health awareness – two areas near and dear to Cougar players and fans following the …

UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018

Lacking numbers, Mike Leach keeps first-team offensive line together for Washington State spring game

In a perfect world, Washington State coach Mike Leach would’ve split his offensive linemen into two even teams for Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game at Joe Albi Stadium.

UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018

Trey Tinsley and Anthony Gordon showcase arms as Crimson beats Gray 34-24 in Washington State spring game

Six players took snaps Saturday afternoon at Joe Albi Stadium, but when Mike Leach was asked which of his quarterbacks had the most impressive Crimson and Gray Game, the multiple-choice …

UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018

Washington State’s Rodrick Fisher catches three passes, touchdown in Joe Albi homecoming

Rodrick Fisher’s football-playing career in Spokane didn’t technically end last November when his East Valley Knights cruised past North Central 34-17 in a nonleague game at Joe Albi Stadium.

UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018

Five to watch: Players to keep an eye on during the Crimson and Gray game

As the Cougars prepare for the Crimson and Gray game, we take a look at five (six, actually) players who could break out Saturday afternoon at Joe Albi Stadium in …

UPDATED: Fri., April 20, 2018

All eyes on QBs as Washington State moves its spring routine to Spokane for Crimson and Gray game

In Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game, Trey Tinsley and Anthony Gordon will both have the opportunity to do something that isn’t guaranteed for either after the annual scrimmage at Joe …

Washington State football chat transcript: previewing the Crimson and Gray game

A full transcript from this morning’s live chat about the upcoming Crimson and Gray spring game in Spokane.

UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018

Washington State to hold 15 spring practices, April 21 Crimson and Gray game

The Crimson and Gray game will be held in Spokane at 1 p.m. on April 21 – the second-to-last official spring practice for the Cougars, who close three days later …

John Blanchette: Promising Washington State receivers show they’re aging just fine

Spring football doesn’t provide answers, only suggestions. Saturday’s details likely suggested to the hopeful Albi crowd — the school said 7,135 made it inside — that a bigger, better and …

UPDATED: Sat., April 22, 2017

Luke Falk leads Crimson to 35-10 victory in Washington State’s spring football game

Luke Falk displayed the calm demeanor and patient precision that have become his trademarks while guiding Crimson to a 35-10 victory over Gray during Washington State’s spring game on Saturday …

Crimson and Gray Game showed importance of speed for defensive line

Even with certain scrimmage restrictions making evaluation difficult, the Washington State defensive line showed itself to be a fast, tenacious unit during the Cougars’ Crimson and Gray game on Saturday.

True-blue Washington State football fans serve up fun at Albi Stadium

Just about 4 p.m. on Friday afternoon the trailers started rolling in.

Crimson and Gray Game offensive player of game: Luke Falk

Washington State’s coaches did their best to create even teams for Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game, splitting the starters.

Luke Falk, Gabe Marks provide highlights during WSU’s Crimson and Gray Game

With just a couple of seconds left in the half, Luke Falk stepped up in the pocket, saw Gabe Marks streaking through the back of the end zone and fired …

WSU coaches hope for evenly matched Crimson, Gray squads

Throughout “Spokane Week” the Washington State Cougars have cultivated two hordes of partisans that passionately rooted for their teams, despite not knowing who composed them.

With Dom Williams’ help, Luke Falk asserts himself as Cougars’ No. 1 quarterback

Luke Falk and his Crimson team beat the Gray in Washington State’s annual spring scrimmage because of the quarterback’s superior decision-making and accuracy. Or maybe he just had the best …

Cougs find some stars

Luke Falk and his Crimson team beat the Gray in Washington State’s annual spring scrimmage because of the quarterback’s superior decision-making and accuracy. Or maybe he just had the best …

WSU spring football: Crimson and Gray Game provides chance to impress

PULLMAN – Although spring games are ultimately spiffed-up practices that serve to widen the football program’s ticket-buying base by giving fans a free taste of the game-day experience, the annual …

WSU spring game offers chance for unknown players to emerge

While spring games may not mean much to coaches they can serve as touchstone moments for previously unseen players and the fans getting to know their names. Case in point: …

Cougar coaches also film critics

PULLMAN – The film room in the Washington State football offices has all the trappings of a command center. With a conference table dominating most of the room, the little …

Spring game: It’s showtime for Cougars

The life of a football coach can be measured in an endless cycle of tape. Game tape, practice tape, opponent’s tape, they all record the minutiae – lost upon the …

WSU spring football: Connor Halliday returns to Albi

Connor Halliday will return to his old field of glory on Saturday.

Wilson comes up with inspired effort for Cougars offense in Crimson and Gray Game

The play would have felt routine coming from Marquess Wilson last season. On Saturday, it was more of a reminder that the junior receiver is actually still here.