WHEN YOU REWIND the clock on previous Cougar recruiting classes under Mike Leach, you can draw a line between the 2013 crop and a WSU football program with 13 conference wins the past two seasons. This class was loaded. Yes, like all classes there was some attrition, but on whole the 2013 class was the backbone of the Washington State resurgence on the gridiron.
February 14, 2017
HE’S NOT JUST calling the games, he’s in and around the Washington State program, talking to the coaches and watching film with Jason Gesser. With the Cougars at the quarter turn of their season, we asked Matt Chazanow for five predictions on what he sees unfolding the rest of the way for Washington State. He began with a missive on Wazzu strength coach Jason Loscalzo.
October 8, 2016
ALL HANDS on deck! Shore leave has been canceled. Set course for Martin Stadium Bearings 50 degrees North, 4 degrees West! That was the call as Washington State entered the bye week. The crew felt the sense of urgency. A time usually reserved for mostly getting healthy would be replaced by needed maintenance on the ship and a changing in its direction. Saturday night in Pullman we saw a new course being laid in by the Cougs.
October 3, 2016
PULLMAN – Washington State went through their second scrimmage of fall camp in Martin Stadium today, and boy was it ugly for the offense. Mike Leach was pleased with the performance by the defense today, but was clearly unhappy with the starting offense as he had them doing up-downs on the sidelines when the 2’s and 3’s were getting reps in.
August 21, 2016
LEWISTON – Day Four of fall camp had the team suiting up in helmets and shoulder pads for the second day in a row. The defense absolutely dominated the offense today by consistently putting pressure on the quarterbacks and getting in the backfield.
August 9, 2016