Stories tagged: wsu athletics
Tue., July 16, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
Johnson took over as WSU’s interim athletic director in 2017 after former AD Bill Moos left the school for the same job at Nebraska.
Fri., June 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
Each year, the athletics department’s accumulated deficit – the amount it “owes” to other departments at the school – grows. Today, for example, the school’s Board of Regents is expected …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 8:49 p.m.
Gonzaga’s Mike Roth, Washington State’s Patrick Chun among 28 to receive athletic director of year honors
Gonzaga’s Mike Roth and Washington State’s Patrick Chun are among 28 recipients of the NACDA Under Armour Athletic Director of the Year Award.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
John Blanchette: Football’s success gives Washington State Athletic Director Pat Chun extra momentum for Year 2
In his first 12 months as athletic director at Washington State, Pat Chun has turned over 25 percent of the staff, overseen a record year in fundraising and been the …
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Spokesman-Review columnist John Blanchette talks with Washington State athletic director Patrick Chun, one year into him taking over the job.
Mon., May 28, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
Derek Bayley, who recently concluded his collegiate career at Washington State University, collected another Idaho Golf Association men’s amateur match play championship.
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 …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 2:43 p.m.
Washington State has officially named Patrick Chun as its new athletic director. Chun, who has spent the past five years leading the sports programs at Florida Atlantic University, will be …
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.
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.
Sat., May 30, 2015
From our archives, 100 years ago “With very few exceptions, every man and woman enrolled last year” at Washington State College in Pullman took advantage of the school’s athletic programs, …
Sat., Jan. 10, 2015
Uncommon expenditures on coaching salaries, buyouts and debt service left Washington State University’s athletic department with a $13 million deficit at the end of last year. WSU’s revenue rose from …
Wed., Aug. 6, 2014
Washington State University is opening a downtown Spokane store that will be a one-stop shop for fans and alumni. Spokane’s store at Riverside Avenue and Wall Street will be a …
Wed., June 25, 2014
If only the East Germans had known Kelli Kamimura’s doping methods, they could have built the Berlin Wall with Olympic medals. The Washington State women’s golf coach’s transformation into a …
Sun., May 4, 2014
Bill Moos is meticulous, everything in its proper place. He notices a coaster is missing and adjusts a chair before beginning an interview. Not the chair he will sit in, …
Sun., July 1, 2012
Politicians are always looking to expand their base, even when they divide the electorate into different groups. Business owners. Union members. Blue collar workers. Soccer moms. Seniors. College students. John …
Wed., June 16, 2010, 10:06 p.m.
Dan Beebe told some whoppers in his bid to save the Big 12, but he also revealed some disturbing truths, says columnist John Blanchette.
Thu., June 10, 2010, 5:53 p.m.
If the Pac-10 expands to 16 teams, Washington State athletics could enjoy more funding.
Thu., June 10, 2010, 5:40 p.m.
The first step in what could be a complete reshaping the college sports landscape began Thursday, when the University of Colorado accepted an invitation to join the Pac-10 Conference.
Sun., April 4, 2010
PULLMAN – Bill Moos likes to say all roads lead to Pullman. He says it, more than likely, because he’s lived it. He traveled the back roads to Pullman as …
Wed., Feb. 24, 2010
PULLMAN – Bill Moos said yes Monday to Washington State University’s offer to replace Jim Sterk as athletic director, multiple sources confirmed to The Spokesman-Review on Tuesday. Moos told WSU …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2010, 11:36 a.m.
PULLMAN — Bill Moos said yes today to Washington State University’s offer to replace Jim Sterk as athletic director, a source confirmed to The Spokesman-Review.
Sat., Feb. 20, 2010
PULLMAN – Jim Sterk is back in Pullman. His whirlwind tour through San Diego, where he was introduced as San Diego State University’s athletic director earlier this week, is over. …
Fri., Feb. 19, 2010
PULLMAN – Washington State University President Elson S. Floyd offered the school’s vacant athletic director position to Bill Moos on Thursday afternoon. “He did extend the offer,” Moos said when …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2010
PULLMAN – If the group in room T101 of the Food Sciences and Human Nutrition Building at Washington State University had their way, Bill Moos would already be the Cougars’ …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2010
PULLMAN – It seems like a question every WSU fan is asking. What are the Cougars’ postseason chances? With a 15-10 overall record, 5-8 and losers of five of their …
Fri., July 10, 2009
PULLMAN – The economic tsunami that swamped Washington state’s academic institutions, resulting in budget deficits and tuition increases, will have an impact on Washington State University athletics. But probably not …