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Pac-12 football: UCLA ends 11-year drought against Stanford with 34-16 win

Dorian Thompson-Robinson passed for two touchdowns and ran for another in helping UCLA end an 11-year drought against Stanford with a 34-16 victory over the Cardinal.

UCLA starting rebuild under new coach Mick Cronin

UCLA faces a rebuilding year under Mick Cronin and the young Bruins are busy adjusting to their new coach’s ways. Different drills, different philosophies, different schemes, different personality.

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 12:08 p.m.

‘(My) heart was ripped out by the Cougars.’ Thirteen Washington State fans relive one of the most discouraging nights in program history

A meltdown of epic proportion took an emotional toll on Nick Smith, not to mention a financial one. But at least others could relate to his misery. Thousands of WSU …

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 23, 2019, 7:26 p.m.

Mike Leach: Washington State players ‘were babies on the sideline’ during second half of loss to UCLA

Jerry Neuheisel, an offensive graduate assistant at UCLA, gave the Bruins life when they didn’t have much of it midway through the third quarter at Martin Stadium.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 10:52 p.m.

Washington State rewind: Uncharacteristic turnovers, continued tackling woes in 67-63 loss to UCLA

In this week’s rewind, we focus on turnovers, defense, and one of the few bright spots: The rapport between Anthony Gordon and Easop Winston Jr. that’s contributed to eight WSU …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 9:52 p.m.

For first time in 14 weeks, Washington State not ranked in Associated Press Top 25

After a 13-week stay in the Associated Press Top 25 – the longest in the Pac-12 Conference – Washington State has finally dropped out of the weekly poll, in the …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 1:24 p.m.

Analysis: Second-half collapse dooms Washington State in 67-63 upset loss to UCLA

There were only three things the Washington State Cougars would’ve done differently in the third and fourth quarter of a 67-63 upset loss to UCLA Saturday night. Just three. Offense. …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 12:12 a.m.

TV Take: Gardner Minshew a witness to Washington State’s improbable loss to UCLA

The definition of #Pac-12AfterDark? It showed up Saturday night in Martin Stadium as UCLA rallied from down 32 points behind sophomore Dorian Thompson-Robinson for a 67-63 win in a game …

Washington State duo of Anthony Gordon, Easop Winston Jr. rewrite record books in loss to UCLA

The Air Raid offense has a way of ballooning statistics, but even within that stratosphere, Anthony Gordon is on pace for quite a season.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 12:20 a.m.

Difference makers: Anthony Gordon’s record night not enough for Washington State against UCLA

Difference makers from Washington State’s 67-63 loss to UCLA at Martin Stadium in Pullman

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 9:55 p.m.

Hardware handed out, on display during Washington State’s Pac-12 opener against UCLA

Saturday was a busy night for awards and trophies at Martin Stadium.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 12:19 a.m.

Gardner Minshew returns to Washington State amid much fanfare ahead of UCLA clash

Children peeked around nearby adults, or if that didn’t work, they hopped in the air, waiting for the first look at Gardner Minshew donning crimson once more.

Inside receiver Kassidy Woods not in uniform for Washington State versus UCLA

Not only will the Cougars enter their fourth consecutive game without junior starter Jamire Calvin, they won’t have the services of redshirt freshman Kassidy Woods, who’s backed up Brandon Arconado …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 12:32 a.m.

Recap and highlights: Turnovers, special teams doom No. 19 Washington State in loss to UCLA

It took winless UCLA fewer than 5 minutes to erase most of a 32-point lead Saturday night at Martin Stadium, and even with Anthony Gordon breaking a school record with …

The pick: Why Washington State will beat UCLA

Why Washington State will beat UCLA Saturday night at Martin Stadium.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 8:29 p.m.

Known for his tempo, UCLA’s Chip Kelly in hurry-up mode to win first game of season against No. 19 Washington State

Just 3-12 in his first 15 games at UCLA, Kelly hasn’t met expectations in Westwood and his offense is still scrounging for a breakthrough after scoring 42 points against Cincinnati, …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 4:39 p.m.

Two-minute drill: Keys to victory for No. 19 Washington State against UCLA

The keys to a potential victory for Washington State against UCLA Saturday at Martin Stadium.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 10:03 p.m.

Triple-threat: Washington State must stop trio of the Pac-12’s best running backs to open conference slate

Gouged by the likes of Patrick Carr and Milo Hall the last two weeks, the Washington State Cougars’ front seven is about to face three of the best ball carriers …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 9:48 a.m.

Graphic design whiz Andrew Cho has interesting conflict on tap as Washington State hosts UCLA

He won’t be the only Washington State undergraduate student watching Saturday’s Pac-12 opener, nor will he be the only person on UCLA’s Athletics payroll in attendance at Martin Stadium.

Washington State mailbag: Where’s the defensive line at after three games and what happened to Oregon Chip?

We have a shorter mailbag than usual this week, but dig in and make sure to submit your questions next week, either by sending to, or using #CougQuestions on …

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 10:02 p.m.

Washington State players, coaches not surprised to see Luke Falk, Gardner Minshew step into NFL spotlight

The recent wave of quarterback injuries in the National Football League may be an unsettling trend for anyone playing the position at the professional level, but it’s also created an …

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 3:23 p.m.

First look: UCLA at No. 19 Washington State

What is it? Washington State (3-0) opens Pac-12 Conference play, hosting UCLA (0-3) in the first game between the two teams in three seasons. Where is it? Martin Stadium in …

Washington State announces late kickoff for Pac-12 opener against UCLA

Washington State fans out East may have to alter their curfew to watch Mike Leach’s first-ever meeting with Chip Kelly in the Pac-12 Conference opener two weeks from now.

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 10:32 p.m.

Pac-12 college football roundup: Michael Warren, Desmond Ridder lead Cincinnati to season-opening win over UCLA

Warren finished with 92 yards on 26 carries while Ridder was going 18 for 26 for 242 yards.

UCLA tops Oklahoma to win 13th national title

Kinsley Washington’s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted UCLA past Oklahoma 5-4, and the Bruins won the championship series 2-0. It is UCLA’s 13th national title …

UPDATED: Tue., June 4, 2019, 5:31 p.m.

Former Coeur d’Alene High, Washington Huskies quarterback Colson Yankoff transfers to UCLA

Former Washington quarterback Colson Yankoff has found a new home in the Pac-12.

Huskies bow out of softball series on Rachel Garcia’s walk-off HR for UCLA

Rachel Garcia hit a three-run walk-off homer in the 10th inning and threw a shutout as UCLA beat Washington 3-0 in 10 innings to reach the championship series.

UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 4:09 p.m.

TCU’s Jamie Dixon says he decided to stay instead of going to UCLA

TCU’s Jamie Dixon says he made the decision to stay at his alma mater instead of going home to coach at UCLA. Dixon says UCLA was prepared to take care …

UCLA earns No. 1 national seed for NCAA baseball tournament

Pac-12 champion UCLA is the No. 1 national seed for the NCAA baseball tournament.

UPDATED: Tue., April 9, 2019, 11:36 a.m.

UCLA hires Cincinnati’s Mick Cronin as basketball coach

Mick Cronin was hired as UCLA’s basketball coach Tuesday, ending a bumpy, months-long search to find a replacement for the fired Steve Alford.