WSU Notebook

COUGAR GREAT Jason Gesser's return to Washington State has expanded beyond the radio booth. The Cougars announced Wednesday that Gesser has been named assistant director of development for the Cougar Athletic Fund.
May 21, 2014

Free-agency a frenzy, says Cougs' Gonzales

SUDDENLY, AFTER A long day of not hearing his name called, David Gonzales was a popular man. In the middle of the seventh and final round of the NFL draft Saturday, the San Francisco 49ers called the Cougar offensive lineman. They said they weren't going to be able to draft him but wanted to sign him as a free agent once the proceedings ended. And then the opportunities really started pouring in.
April 28, 2012

Hoffman-Ellis, stock rising, awaits NFL draft

ALEX-HOFFMAN ELLIS, a wild-eyed warrior on the football field, often shocks fans who meet him for the first time away from the field and discover that he's usually rather laidback when the helmet and shoulder pads come off. Hoffman-Ellis, the Cougars' top prospect for this week's NFL draft, projected his usual calm and cool manner on Monday when he discussed his draft outlook.
April 23, 2012

WSU's NFL Pro Day in Pictures

NEARLY A DOZEN outgoing Cougar senior footballers turned out Friday for pokes, prods and a series of drills by NFL scouts. was there to capture the action in color and up close.
March 10, 2012

Outgoing Cougs set for NFL Pro Day in Pullman

PULLMAN — Friday is Pro Day on the Palouse, when NFL and CFL scouts descend on Pullman to put outgoing Cougar seniors through a series of drills to see if they have what it takes to compete at the next level. In talking with three of the Cougs who will be on hand, there is no getting around it: They consider this audition one of the biggest days of their lives.
March 8, 2012