A closer look at Mike Leach and recruiting

BILL MOOS SAID he expects Mike Leach will keep all the verbal commits already in place though the final decision will rest with the new head coach. Given Leach's recruiting history at Texas Tech, and his recruiting philosophy, it appears this is his kind of recruiting class already.
December 1, 2011


PULLMAN – It took a while, but it may have finally become apparent why WSU has been outmatched the last few years: They've been playing 10-on-11. The tight end has been a missing figure in the WSU offense, but Andrei Lintz says that's about to change.
August 31, 2011

Talking recruiting with Rich Rasmussen

SAMMAMISH - How many signees does Washington State look to take this recruiting class? What's the key factor in landing early verbals for the Cougs? How did the talent shape up this past weekend at the Nike Northwest Elite Football Camp? For answers, we went to WSU recruiting coordinator Rich Rasmussen..
June 14, 2011

ROUNDUP: Crimson NW Elite news and notes

WSU COACHES Chris Tormey and Mike Levenseller, both of whom have in-state recruiting territories for the Cougs, were busily chatting up the recruits at the Nike Northwest Elite football camp on Friday. It was another Cougar coach, however, who was the most animated. An injury update on the current roster from Paul Wulff and more nuggets...
June 13, 2011

RECRUITING: Wulff, Razz turn the page to 2012

SEATTLE—Washington State is less than a week removed from Signing Day. But Paul Wulff, recruiting coordinator Rich Rasmussen and the rest of the coaching staff already are planning out next year's targets. In a wide ranging conversation with CF.C, they offered insight on three key areas of emphasis for '12, the size of the next recruiting class and more.
February 6, 2011


ALL YEAR LONG, college coaches cannot comment on specific recruits -- not until they sign, that is. Wednesday is your chance to ask Washington State's recruiting coordinator all those questions you've had about the 2011 class, in real time. On Signing Day, Wednesday, Feb. 2 at 12:30 pm PT, Cougar recruiting coordinator Rich Rasmussen will be in our Chat Room talking with CF.C subscribers.
February 1, 2011

Can't help but smile at Wazzu win

CORVALLIS, Ore. -- It was the type of victory that makes an old man feel young again. Yes, even crusty old sports writers. Washington State's dominating performance over Oregon State was a win for the ages. And the aged. And the young. And all those in between.
November 14, 2010