Cougs apply finishing touches before TNF

PULLMAN – Thursday’s practice at Washington State saw the 1’s and 2’s get a few more reps inside Martin Stadium before they collide with Eastern Washington on the Cougs’ home turf this Saturday (5 p.m., Pac-12 Network). Then it was time for the youth and reserves to take the field for Thursday Night Football.
September 1, 2016

3 takeaways: Lemora plays downhill in TNF

PULLMAN -- Thursdays under Mike Leach are when the youth and reserves take center stage in practice. And one defensive back in particular made the most of his time in the Thursday Night Football spotlight.
September 1, 2016

CFC TV: Wilson sees young LBs, bright future

PULLMAN - Washington State linebackers coach Ken Wilson loves the competition that's sparked during Thursday night football, the weekly practice dedicated to the Cougar youth. Wilson after practice pointed out a several players that he can see making a big impact team in the near future, including one on offense.
September 1, 2016

CFC TV: Grinch looking for rotational players

PULLMAN - Washington State defensive coordinator Alex Grinch after a scrimmage where his guys carried the day handily, said he is trying to find out which players can rotate in behind the established starters this year. He says they will have to find that out in these next two weeks before the season kicks off.
August 21, 2016

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

CFC TV: Manning talks Coug up-and-comers

PULLMAN -- Washington State outside linebackers coach Roy Manning is well aware Rush linebackers Kache Palacio and Ivan McLennan will be in front of family and friends in Pasadena on Saturday vs. UCLA. Just don't expect him to have used it as motivation this week.
November 12, 2015

Coug D edges O in hotly-contested scrimmage

PULLMAN – It may be a bye week for Washington State, but the Cougars are hardly gearing down in practice. Thursday's workout included extended team time that pitted the offensive and defensive starters against each other.
September 24, 2015

Cougar D in a takeaway mood Wednesday

PULLMAN – Wednesday was a day for the Washington State defense, both the starting and scout units. Combined, the Cougar D forced 10 turnovers. It wasn't the best day for the offense, although the starters were responsible for two of the 10 picks.
September 16, 2015