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

Three Cougs who won't return in 2014

IT'S THAT TIME OF year – recruiting news, coaching moves, bowl bid anticipation - it's a full plate in early December and it's also the time of the year roster moves and attrition begin to show up. Multiple sources close to the program have told Cougfan.com that CB Alex Jackson and OL Denzell Dotson will not be returning to the program next season, while OT Rico Forbes will not seek a sixth year.
December 3, 2013

PRACTICE: Cougs goin' fast; Wilson talks LBs

PULLMAN—Tuesdays on the Washington State practice field are a cram session. And there's a lot to prepare for with the Cougs facing Oregon on Saturday night. The Cougar offense had a productive day, but Ken Wilson wasn't overly impressed by the work of his linebackers. Meanwhile, wideout Kristoff Williams and cornerback Alex Jackson were not in attendance. First though, about that Tuesday practice…
October 15, 2013

WSU's dominance on defense continues in TNF

PULLMAN — Washington State's pass coverage has stifled opposing receivers throughout the season and that was no different during Thursday Night Football. The Cougars' cornerbacks were quick to converge on the ball, while the safeties provided excellent coverage over the top. Also, CF.C caught up with d-line coach Joe Salave'a and linebackers coach Ken Wilson to discuss the Cougs' defensive front.
September 26, 2013

PRACTICE: Coug DL going at 'quadruple tempo'

PULLMAN — The Cougar offense might be peaking at the right time. Connor Halliday and Co. continued a dominant week against the scout team D, zinging the pigskin to multiple targets. The o-line won both the run game and pass protection battles and there was some shifting on the OL – Clay McGuire lends his insight. Meanwhile the DL is moving fast, fast, fast. And Joe Salave'a talks d-line and more.
August 28, 2013

DAY 18: Coug offense takes the day

PULLMAN - On a day where the Cougar offense prevailed, the No. 1s on both sides of the ball continued to put in solid work against the scout team and the coaches seemed happy with what transpired. The talk of the Cougs' camp has been the consistency of the o-line -- What did Day 18 reveal on that front? Also, a long serving walk on earns a scholie.
August 21, 2013

5 things Cougs need to fine-tune this week

PULLMAN - The season opener against Auburn is 12 days away and there has been considerable improvement this fall camp. On the flip side, there are just as certainly areas in need of improvement. Here are five things the Cougs will need to fine tune this week in order to enhance their chances of coming out on top and claiming victory on Aug. 31.
August 19, 2013