MIKE LEACH, The Pirate of the Palouse, is the captain of the Washington State ship -- but these nine men are tasked with carrying out his vision and guiding the Cougars in their quest for the 2017 Rose Bowl. Here are all nine WSU assistant coaches, as shot by Rod Commons for Cougfan.com.
August 18, 2016
FROM A GEOGRAPHIC standpoint, Mike Leach's 2017 recruiting class at Washington State features three verbal commitments from the Puget Sound region. That said, the Cougs' recruiting haul is also shaping up as an eclectic group. Here are some noteworthy nuggets on the Cougs' recruiting class.
August 17, 2016
AS YOU MAY have seen on Twitter, Cougar outside linebackers coach Roy Manning is fired up about WSU, fall camp, and just about everything else crimson. He’s posted a video every day before practice and his energy has traveled more than 2,000 miles to England, Ark., to impress a 6-6 defensive end recruit who has the Cougs among his leaders and will be taking an official visit to WSU this fall.
August 16, 2016
ANYONE WHO FOLLOWS Roy Manning’s twitter feed knows he loves food. This past month, when Washington State’s assistant coach in charge of the Rush and Nickel positions wasn’t out recruiting at Los Angeles-area high schools, he was touring the LA food scene. And there’s one thing Manning always does at every restaurant out on the recruiting trail.
June 3, 2016