Stories tagged: derek sage
UPDATED: Wed., July 25, 2018
The exodus of five Washington State assistant coaches was a well-documented scene from the Cougars’ dramatic offseason, and the head coaches who poached three of those assistants joined the WSU …
UPDATED: Tue., April 17, 2018
The best of three worlds: Washington State’s Dave Nichol working with third different co-receivers coach in three years
Nichol was hired in 2016 to coach the Cougars’ outside receivers. He switched to the inside receivers in 2017 and will work with that crew again this season. But in …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018
It isn’t clear what capacity he’ll serve at UCLA, but Sage also becomes the second WSU assistant poached by first-year Bruins coach Chip Kelly, who hired Cougars outside linebackers coach …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017
December has always been a key month on the recruiting calendar and now it’s an essential one for college football coaches across the FBS landscape.
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017
WUS outside wide receivers coach Derek Sage talks about the early signing period and moving on without Tavares Martin Jr. and Isaiah Johnson-Mack.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 6, 2017
From New Hampshire, to Wyoming, to Washington State, Alex Grinch and Derek Sage have built an unbreakable bond
Alex Grinch and Derek Sage were in their mid-20’s, trying to establish rank in the coaching world and unequivocally willing to do whatever was necessary to make that happen.
Wed., Sept. 20, 2017
Washington State outside receivers coach talks about the play of Tavares Martin Jr. and Isaiah Johnson-Mack against Oregon State.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017
In an effort to ensure that no lesson goes untaught, WSU football coach Mike Leach is giving Dave Nichol the inside receivers this fall and Derek Sage will handle the …
UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017
Calvin Jackson Jr. first committed to Derek Sage when the current Washington State inside receivers coach was at Toledo.
Thu., April 6, 2017
The setting is Washington State offensive line coach Clay McGuire’s house and the view is a gaggle of expectant coaches, milling about with plates.
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017
The stereotype about young assistant coaches in college football is that they are ace recruiters, hired despite their lack of experience because of their ability to form connections with high …