Sorenson: From starter to helping coach OL

PULLMAN – What’s it like to go from starting for Washington State just a few months ago to helping coach the o-line unit? We asked Riley Sorenson, who is helping Clay McGuire with the offensive line this spring. He also had some strong opinions on one of the Cougs vying to take over his center spot.
March 28, 2017

It's young vs. old to replace Riley Sorenson

BRACE YOURSELVES for one strange sight on Thursday when Washington State opens spring football practices: Riley Sorenson will not be the guy snapping the ball to Luke Falk.
March 20, 2017

Coug LB a testing savant at WSU Pro Day

PULLMAN – With big names like Gabe Marks and Shalom Luani participating at Washington State's Pro Day, and 22 NFL and CFL scouts in attendance, a lesser known Cougar linebacker grabbed a share of the spotlight for himself. And his 40 time had the scouts talking.
March 9, 2017

Sorenson goes old school for WSU Pro Day

PLAYERS LOOKING TO make the leap from college to the NFL often pick up and move to a highly specialized training facility, one packed with the latest technology and to work non-stop before their pro day and/or NFL combine. But Cougar center Riley Sorenson, in his quest to become stronger and faster ahead of today’s workout in front of NFL scouts at Washington State, went a different route.
March 9, 2017

Backbone of WSU resurgence was 2013 class

WHEN YOU REWIND the clock on previous Cougar recruiting classes under Mike Leach, you can draw a line between the 2013 crop and a WSU football program with 13 conference wins the past two seasons. This class was loaded. Yes, like all classes there was some attrition, but on whole the 2013 class was the backbone of the Washington State resurgence on the gridiron.
February 14, 2017

Will WSU's Marks receive NFL combine invite?

THE OFFICIAL NFL combine invitees list was still embargoed as of Monday afternoon but in looking around cyberspace on the draft prospects for a pair of Cougars, an invitation to the Feb. 28 - March 6 event would have the potential to boost their stock in a major way.
February 13, 2017

A dozen WSU seniors bid farewell

IT'S A SMALL SENIOR CLASS at Washington State who will don the crimson and gray for the final time on Tuesday in the Holiday Bowl -- 12 to be precise. But there are some big shoes to fill in 2017.
December 26, 2016

Coug OL recruiting, performance: A sea change

WASHINGTON STATE throughout the 2016 season fielded one of the top-rated offensive line units in the country, according to Pro Football Focus and others. How have Mike Leach and Co. affected such a turnaround up front since Leach arrived in Pullman? And how did the Cougar hog mollies excel in 2016 despite losing two key ’15 seniors with a ton of starts under their belts?
December 21, 2016