With the recent commitment of Gabe Long to USC, the Arizona Wildcat coaching staff is turning their attention to another stud defensive tackle from the JUCO ranks. The Wildcat coaches have already added Byron Smith to the roster for the interior line position and they are still looking to add one or possibly even two more.
January 26, 2005
<b>ROBIN PFLUGRAD</b>, WSU's football recruiting coordinator for the last two years and assistant head coach for the last two months, may have missed his calling. Based on the enthusiastic reaction of a packed house of Cougar fans Friday night, Pflugrad also has a future in film-making. He put together and narrated an Oscar-worthy highlight reel of WSU's newest class of football recruits.
March 17, 2003
USC dominated in-state and in turn dominated the West region as well. They finished with the nation's top class in our eyes but the Trojans weren't the only ones celebrating on Signing Day as several other schools finished in our national top 25 as well.
February 19, 2003
HOW HIGH HAVE back-to-back 10-win seasons and two Rose Bowl berths within five years elevated the profile of WSU football? So high that the Cougars' newest recruiting class --- built largely in the mold of most Cougar classes of the last ten years --- has earned a place alongside perennial national powers Florida State, Nebraska and Penn State as the "biggest losers" in this year's recruiting wars.
February 13, 2003
For signing day we pull out all the stops. Here's the 2002 TheInsiders.com Hot 100 Northwest, complete with signing school. Spanaway (Wash.) Bethel QB Johnny DuRocher heads the list, with Portland (Ore.) Central Catholic signal-caller Ryan Gunderson hot on his heels.
February 5, 2003