Seen & Heard on Planet Coug

THE BASKETBALL SEASON is over and there are no Cougar football games for months to come -- and yet it's one of the more compelling times for Cougar news. There's tons to delve into with the likely coaching change on the hardcourt, and Cougar football is chock full of happenings with recruiting in full swing, as well as the annual attrition that comes with the offseason.
March 14, 2014

Coug CB reportedly in hot water with the law

FOR THE SECOND time in a month, Cougar CB Daquawn Brown has been arrested according to a report by Pullman radio station KQQQ. The first incident was relatively benign, driving without a license. Not so on the second, as Brown was reportedly arrested for felony second degree assault and misdemeanor assault.
March 11, 2014

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

PHOTO ESSAY: WSU spring ball in full color

PULLMAN -- The Cougs are six days into spring ball and the position battles are heating up. Here's the latest from the Washington State gridiron, as seen from the CF.C lens..
April 3, 2013

WSU DAY 12: Safeties, shark tales and more

PULLMAN -- The audible concern surrounding the WSU defense dropped another decibel level after a pair of safeties turned in solid performances Tuesday in Martin Stadium. There were shark tales, too. Meanwhile, the quarterback picture looked less muddled, as Jeff Tuel received a majority of the snaps behind center. What did Mike Leach have to say about the ongoing position battle after practice?
August 14, 2012

DAY 5: Leach says Galvin could be WR

PULLMAN -- The theme of the day for the Cougs: Tenacity. A couple good "fights" in the trenches got the team riled up for most of Monday afternoon. There's some clarity from Mike Leach on Rickey Galvin's position, and Marquess Wilson shined. How about the kicking and punting game, and who is emerging in the return game and at the gunner spots? That and much more in today's practice report..
August 6, 2012

2012 CLASS: Cougs add Gem State run stopper

AUSTIN BROWN NEVER would have guessed the opportunity would come as late as it did. But when WSU's Jeff Choate began talking to the Meridian, Idaho product about three weeks ago, he knew immediately the Cougs were serious. A trip to WSU followed, an offer was made and he went crimson soon after. But will he play on the inside or outside of the Cougs' d-line?
May 27, 2012