Huskies Win First Apple Cup For Petersen Going AwayIn closing the regular season the way it has, Washington showed its fans progress is being made. And while the Huskies are set to lose a ton of talent off their stellar defense, the coaching staff seems to have gotten a feel for their personnel and key reserves have been understudies from the best.
5 Turnovers Doom Cougars Against No. 13 Sun DevilsArizona State converted all five Washington State turnovers into touchdowns
Two Prolific Passing Offenses Will Face Off Saturday In Martin StadiumLast year, Oregon St. held WSU to 207 yards passing, intercepted four passes and won 19-6. The Beavers forced Halliday to the bench after he went 9-for-20 passing for 81 yards and three picks. Both teams have changed, of course, so it remains to be seen how much can be gathered from last year's contest.
Dion: Backs Power WSU In Win It was the first win for WSU at Cal since 2002, snapping an 8-game losing streak to the Bears. In 2002, Jason Gesser was at the helm, leading WSU to an eventual Rose Bowl appearance. This time it was Halliday who finished 42-for-67 with 521 yards passing, falling just 10 yards shy of the school record.
Washington State Beats California 44-22 If Washington State could protect Connor Halliday, the Cougars were confident he'd have a big day.