Day 12: Early chewing gets Coug O in gear

PULLMAN -- Despite the dropped balls and a strong showing from the defense, the offense prevailed once again on the final play of Tuesday's team session when wide receiver Gabe Marks caught a touchdown pass from quarterback Luke Falk one-handed on a fade route in the end zone.
April 21, 2015

An unexpected gem at LB this spring at WSU?

THERE’S A COUGAR LINEBACKER this spring you might not have considered a whole lot, until now. He walked on at Washington State last season out of junior college and spent the 2014 campaign redshirting. And while we’re but two practices into the 2015 spring session and the pads haven’t gone on yet, Kyle Newsom is taking advantage of his early audition time.
March 31, 2015

WSU Practice: McGuire lauds Mata'afa

PULLMAN — The obvious assumption is that assistant coach Clay McGuire’s favorite player is an offensive lineman. Think again. Instead, McGuire said on Thursday night that true freshman defensive end Hercules Mata’afa (pictured above) could challenge anyone on the roster for that distinction.
November 6, 2014

Cougfan TV: Bigger QB challenge with Cal

PULLMAN – The Cal offense presents a big challenge for the WSU defensive backs -- Cal has a much better throwing quarterback than the Cougs faced in Utah, WSU defensive coordinator Mike Breske said after practice Thursday. When the ball is in the air, and the catch is made, he said it’s paramount for the secondary to do one thing.
October 2, 2014

Newsom Is Still Looking For A Home

Even though he was one of the top tacklers in the California JUCO ranks the past couple of years, Feather River LB Kyle Newsom (6-2, 220) is still looking for a place to play in 2014. JCFootball.com caught up with the talented prospect recently and he updated us on where things currently stand...
April 3, 2014

Top Performers - Linebackers

Last weekend, some JUCO linebackers put up big numbers in both wins and losses. Here is a look at who did what and how their seasons are coming along...
October 8, 2013

Top Performers - Linebackers

Here's a list of some of the top performers at the linebacker position so far this season in the JUCO ranks and a handful of names that are standing out so far this season...
September 10, 2013