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Mike Leach

Washington State Cougars head coach Mike Leach (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Washington’s Best-Paid State Workers: College Football Coaches

The football coaches at the University of Washington and Washington State University were the best paid state employees in 2013.

CBS Seattle–06/17/2014

Marcus Mason (William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Cougars Fly Past Utes 49-37, Become Bowl Eligible

Connor Halliday threw for 488 yards and four touchdowns as Washington State beat Utah 49-37 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2006.

1090 The Fan–11/23/2013

Safety Deone Bucannon said the end of his college career is, "something I don't want to happen."

19 WSU Seniors Playing Final Home Game Saturday

This year’s senior class is enjoying a season in which the Cougars (5-5, 3-4 Pac-12) are one victory away from qualifying for a bowl game. They host Utah (4-6, 1-6), on Saturday in Pullman.

1090 The Fan–11/20/2013

Mike Leach (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

WSU Extends Leach’s Contract

Washington State has extended the contract of football coach Mike Leach for two years, ensuring he’ll be at the helm through the 2018 season, athletic director Bill Moos said Monday.

1090 The Fan–11/18/2013

River Cracraft (Photo by William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Freshman Receiver Coming Up Big For Washington State

It’s no surprise that Washington State’s receivers are productive in coach Mike Leach’s Air Raid offense. But it is a surprise that true freshman River Cracraft is among the best of them.

1090 The Fan–11/14/2013

Gabe Marks (William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Cougars Get Bye Before Wildcats Matchup

Washington State has lost three straight games by big scores and is in danger of missing out on a bowl game again.

1090 The Fan–11/07/2013

Connor Halliday being stripped of the ball by Carl Bradford (William Mancebo/Getty Images)

Cougars Humiliated At Home By Sun Devils In 55-21 Beating

Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday says poor blocking was why his team lost 55-21 to No. 25 Arizona State on Thursday night.

11/01/2013

ASU's Carl Bradford (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Cougars Host Tough Opponent In Sun Devils

Arizona State is forcing opponents into an average of 6.7 three-and-out drives per game, ranked fourth nationally.

1090 The Fan–10/30/2013

File photo of Washington State head coach Mike Leach.  (credit: Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Oregon Ducks’ Defensive Coordinator Calls Leach ‘Low Class’

The Oregon Ducks’ defensive coordinator was not happy with the plays that Washington State’s head coach called throughout the game on Saturday.

1090 The Fan–10/20/2013

Oregon's Thomas Tyner (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Cougars No Match For Ducks, Fall 62-38

WSU’s Connor Halliday completed 58 of 89 passes for 557 yards and four touchdowns — but the Cougars still lost, 62-38, to the Ducks on Saturday night.

1090 The Fan–10/20/2013

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