Cougs post some head-turning Pro Day numbers

PULLMAN – It's a small group of graduating seniors for Washington State in 2013 and the question looms: Are there NFL-caliber prospects among them? If WSU's NFL Pro Day proved anything Thursday, it's that some Cougs will, at the least, be wild cards come draft day next month. Indeed, from this chair, the event was a raging success.
March 7, 2013

Hoffman-Ellis, other Cougs now wait for calls

WASHINGTON STATE linebacker Alex Hoffman-Ellis went undrafted Saturday on the third and final day of the NFL draft and now awaits what figures to be an array of calls from teams looking to sign him as a free agent. He joins a group of fellow Cougs, none considered as draftable as Hoffman-Ellis, who now look to sign on as free agents.
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

Cougars get more bad news on injury front

SEPARATED SHOULDER. Torn anterior-cruciate ligament. Those are typical quarterback injuries. Coach Paul Wulff said redshirt freshman Connor Halliday's season-ending lacerated liver suffered during Saturday's 30-27 overtime loss against Utah is more along the lines of a car-accident injury, according to the internist at Pullman Regional Hospital. Meanwhile, WR Isiah Barton's season is over.
November 20, 2011

CF.C & KJR: The Crimson and Gray Podcast

CONNOR HALLIDAY AND MARQUESS WILSON were the two headliners from WSU's thrilling 37-27 win over ASU but a host of other players -- both on offense and defense -- also played huge roles in the victory.
November 14, 2011

Coug QB is Pac-12 Offensive Player of Week

CONNOR HALLIDAY'S eye-popping numbers in WSU's stirring win over ASU had a predictable result. The redshirt freshman QB was named the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.
November 14, 2011

Halliday finds inspiration in Gleason

PULLMAN – Connor Halliday will never forget his epic performance Saturday night against Arizona State, but the young quarterback's most precious memory from the weekend may have taken place the day before.
November 14, 2011

Martin Stadium Miracle Gives Cougs Hope

ON A COLD NIGHT on the Palouse, led by a novice quarterback, on a team that has been up and down more times than an elevator, Cougar faithful found something in the snow: Hope. After dropping their last five games, Washington State not only prevailed against Arizona State, but also won by 10 points.
November 13, 2011