NEWSLINE: Re-tracing Casto's winding road

OVER THE YEARS we've had glimpses into Cougar post-man DeAngelo Casto's hardscrabble youth and winding road to Washington State. Today the entire picture is brought into full view, courtesy of The Seattle Times' Bud Withers. He takes his readers into the life and times of a joyous spirit who carries high drama and a painful past with him.

"He was a product of the kid he described back in the terrible, early days of St. Louis, a place where he says a foster caregiver once disciplined him by breaking his arm," Wither writes of one of the Pac-10's dominating defenders and WSU's most complex soul.

To read the full, riveting column by Withers click HERE

PROGRAMMING NOTE: Cougars vs. Huskies tonight at 7 p.m., with FSN television coverage.

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