2012 WSU class: Star talent & notable misses

WHEN YOU TAKE a look at WSU's 2012 recruiting class, you have to remember Mike Leach and Co. barely had time to put things together. Leach was hired in early December of 2011, leaving him two months to reshape the class. How'd WSU do?
February 9, 2017

How high can WSU secondary fly in 2016?

HEADED INTO next month's spring ball, Washington State's defensive backfield looks to be be among the Cougs' strengths. It's a remarkable turnaround from just a couple seasons ago.
February 16, 2016

RB James Williams puts on a TNF show

PULLMAN – Thursday Night Football turned into a dogfight that the offense won with big plays, but the defense wouldn’t go quietly as they made some nice plays of their own. As for quarterbacks, it was more of the same story for Peyton Bender, Tyler Hilinski and Christian Jorgenson.
October 29, 2015

Return to Pullman leaves Cougar D wanting

PULLMAN -- Washington State made its return to the Palouse and the rolling hills did not spell success for the Cougar defense. WSU quarterbacks had some sharp moments against the defense, which walked away from Tuesday's practice looking ahead to a better Wednesday.
August 18, 2015

With Kyrin Priester in mix, WSU offense sharp

PULLMAN – Washington State football players were delighted to practice on their home turf for the first time this fall Tuesday. The fact that wide receiver Kyrin Priester (pictured above) practiced with the Cougars for the first time as an active player on the 2015 roster made practice that much sweeter.
August 18, 2015

So long, Sam: WSU's post-spring depth chart

HOT OFF THE PRESSES, the post-spring Washington State depth chart no longer features a SAM linebacker. In its place, the nickel back.
May 7, 2015

Projecting WSU's Two-Deeps on Defense

PULLMAN -- With a new defensive coordinator comes new defensive schemes and, in the case of Alex Grinch, a new energy that has been the talk of spring practices for players and coaches alike. Now that spring ball is so near to wrapping up, it is clear from this chair that the defense has taken strides under Grinch. So how does the depth chart look? This is our early take.
April 24, 2015

Day 6: Slow start, fast finish for Cougar O

PULLMAN — Tuesday's Day 6 of spring drills brought mixed reviews for the Washington State offense. After a shaky start to the day during drills and skeleton, the Cougars' offense finally began clicking on all cylinders. The Air Raid offense came alive during the team drills, where the Cougars' secondary had few answers.
April 7, 2015