FINAL EXAMS TAKE place this week at Washington State, but WSU baseball players still cling to the faint hope that their final tests on the diamond won't take place until next month. A winning conference record in the perennially tough Pac-12 has often been good enough to send a team to the 64-team NCAA tournament. The Cougars are 10-11 in conference play with nine games left.
May 8, 2014
WASHINGTON STATE JUST won't let go. With their baseball postseason chances fading headed into this weekend against No. 24 USC, the Cougs on Saturday won their second straight over the Trojans. And this time they did it in dramatic, walk-off fashion after nine innings wasn't enough to settle the issue.
May 3, 2014
WASHINGTON STATE will be greeted by hot weather and a hot opponent when they return to Bailey-Brayton Field on Friday to take on USC and kick off Baseball Reunion Weekend. The Cougars' post-season aspirations appear to be on life support, but they can stay in the hunt with a strong homestand this weekend against USC and next weekend against last-place Utah.
May 1, 2014
PULLMAN – Donnie Marbut is back to being his usual feisty self, and that's a good thing for Washington State baseball. The Cougars coach, briefly sidelined last week by a traffic accident and the flu, returned to the field in time to guide his team to three straight wins over San Jose State to build momentum for this weekend's series with visiting California.
April 2, 2014
THE WASHINGTON STATE baseball club takes a break from Pac-12 Conference play this week. The Cougars hope they can give themselves a break in the process. WSU has played eight consecutive games decided by one or two runs, and 15 of the past 16 games have been that close. Only four of Washington State's 21 games have been decided by more than two runs.
March 27, 2014
PULLMAN -- Take the money and run. Read every story that mentions you and search for your name in the headlines. Be outspoken. These are attributes often seen in college baseball players. But the Cougs' Jason Monda is not your typical college baseball student-athlete.
March 25, 2014