Cougars Close Out Disappointing SeasonHopes were high for this season after the Cougars went to their first bowl game in a decade in 2013. But they opened with consecutive losses to Rutgers and Nevada.
Petersen Gears Up For First Apple CupThe 2014 version of the Apple Cup pits Washington (7-5, 3-5) against a Cougars squad that has lost five of their last six games as well as starting quarterback Connor Halliday. That leaves redshirt freshman Luke Falk running Mike Leach's "Air raid" offense.
Luke Falk Shines At Washington StateFalk's performance has given the under-achieving Cougars some confidence heading into the final two games
Leach: Halliday Out For Season With Broken AnkleCoach Mike Leach revealed the injury Monday, and said the nation's passing leader remains in the hospital. The coach typically does not disclose injuries
Washington State Falls To USC 44-17Washington State lost much more than the game on Saturday
Washington State's Halliday Breaks Record In Loss To ArizonaThe Wildcats scored 24 straight points in the first quarter and beat Washington State 59-37 on Saturday
Washington State Heads Into Bye Looking For Maturity 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
Despite Record Night For Halliday, Bears Beat Cougars 60-59A 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.
8 Crazy Connor Halliday Stats After His Record-Breaking 734 Passing YardsWashington State's quarterback Connor Halliday smashed the NCAA Division I record for passing yards last night with 734 yards against Cal.
Washington State Escapes Utah With 28-27 VictoryWashington 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.
Washington State Falls Short Against No. 2 Oregon Underdog Washington State almost beat No. 2 Oregon on Saturday, but Cougars quarterback Connor Halliday was not impressed
Cougars Treating No. 2 Oregon Like Any Other FoeHard 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.