New Washington State coach Ernie Kent says he feels like a waking bear, and that could be good news for the downtrodden Cougars
The Pac-12 has passed sweeping changes for athletes in all of the conference’s sports, guaranteeing four-year scholarships, improving health care and liberalizing transfer rules
The Wildcats scored 24 straight points in the first quarter and beat Washington State 59-37 on Saturday
Washington State (2-5, 1-3 Pac-12) has had 23 players make their college football debuts this season, and starts three freshmen in the secondary
Washington State coach Mike Leach has dismissed special teams coordinator Eric Russell after Saturday’s 60-59 loss to California in which the Cougars gave up back-to-back kickoff returns for touchdowns
A week after beating Colorado 59-56 in double overtime, California held on to beat Washington State 60-59 on Saturday in a game in which WSU quarterback Connor Halliday broke the NCAA passing record.
1090 The Fan’s Jason A. Churchill picks this week’s key college football matchups.
Washington State rallied from a three touchdown deficit to beat Utah 28-27 on Saturday night largely because the Utes showcased many of the same problems that have plagued them since entering the Pac-12. The offense could not make plays in crunch time and the defense could not get enough stops when the game was on the line.
Underdog Washington State almost beat No. 2 Oregon on Saturday, but Cougars quarterback Connor Halliday was not impressed
Hard work is what the Cougars can expect when they host Oregon and Heisman contender Marcus Mariota on Saturday night in Pullman. The Ducks (3-0) have beaten their first three opponents by a combined score of 156-54, including a Michigan State team that came into its game with Oregon boasting a fearsome defense. Washington State, meanwhile, staggers into its Pac-12 opener at 1-2.
Photos from the action at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Arizona
Photos from Martin Stadium
Photos from Saturday’s game at Martin Stadium
Scenes from the Cougars vs. Bears game on Saturday, October 4.
Scenes from the Ducks game on Saturday, September 20.
Scenes from the WSU-Portland State game on September 13, 2014.
Scenes from the WSU-Rutgers game in Seattle.