SOME ARRIVED five years ago, some four. Some walked on, some came from the JC ranks and most signed their letters of intent when Paul Wulff was the coach. They are the 14 Washington State seniors who will step onto the FieldTurf Saturday night at Martin Stadium (Fox Sports 1, 7:30 p.m.) for the final time as Cougar players.
November 29, 2014
ONE THING ABOUT Mike Leach, he is far more apt to make changes to his starting lineup than most coaches based on week-to-week performance. Two new names hold starting positions on the just-released depth chart for Nevada. And one "old" starter is back on top.
September 1, 2014
PULLMAN — It was the game before the game in the Cougars’ practice on Tuesday. The WSU football team participated in their Thursday Night Football ritual. The scout players and rookies received plenty of quality reps in the Thursday Night game, and Gabe Marks stole the show by making several athletic receptions. Meanwhile, the No. 1 defense looked ready for prime time.
August 26, 2014
THERE WERE SEVERAL key position battles Cougfan.com identified as the most intriguing headed into fall ball – with the opener less than two weeks away, how have they played out? One of the most intriguing has been at running back, and it sure hasn't unfolded like many thought it might.
August 18, 2014
LEWISTON – The position battle at center for the Cougs between Riley Sorenson (pictured) and Sam Flor is still pretty even, says Mike Leach. But the head man also said that one of the two played a little better than the other today …
August 10, 2014
LEWISTON – The searing heat of Lewiston can turn a young man’s mind into mush after two hours or more of football practice, but Washington State players came to life following two recent practices when they were asked to provide some inside takes on their teammates and coaches.
August 9, 2014
A HEALTHY NUMBER of position battles, even where the starter appears entrenched, figure to begin anew all over the field when the Cougars open fall camp on Saturday. But for sheer drama, these three figure to be the most compelling on defense.
July 29, 2014