PHOTO ESSAY: Spring finale

PULLMAN -- The Cougar Defense closed out 15 days of spring on a high note, wide receiver Brandon Gibson continued an exceptional showing and, led by Greg Trent, the linebackers were seemingly everywhere during Washington State's final scrimmage. An exclusive crimson and gray pictorial of the final scrimmage of the spring, presented in living Technicolor.

Brandon Gibson during his 89-yard kickoff return for a touchdown. The wide receiver also hauled in a perfectly thrown 39-yard pass from Alex Brink for another score

Benny Ward is surrounded by a quintet of Cougar defenders from left, right and, in the case of Jason Stripling (51), from high above

Husain Abdullah after his interception is greeted by linebacker Greg Trent

Center Kenny Alfred, quarterback Alex Brink and left guard Bobby Byrd

Linebacker Greg Trent makes a diving attempt at Dwight Tardy with offensive lineman Nick Cantlon running interference

QB Gary Rogers lets fly with offensive lineman Andy Roof battling defensive tackle Ropati Pitoitua

Defensive end Mike Graise in pursuit of running back Dwight Tardy

Wide receiver Greg Walker caught this Kevin Lopina pass for a 28-yard TD

Charles Dillon with the reception as cornerback Ryan Kensok closes in

RB Kevin McCall looks for room beyween the tackles

Ian Bell makes his cut as wide receiver Jared Bjerkestrand looks to block defensive back Tali Talakai

His work done, starting quarterback Alex Brink motions in the play

Dwight Tardy and the running backs carried the ball a total of 14 times during the srimmage

QB Cole Morgan was 4-of-5 for 21 yards during the final scrimmage

Running back Dwight Tardy looks to elude defensive tackle Matt Eichelberger

Bill Doba was pleased with the defensive unit's performance

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