Posted September 10, 2012 on
PULLMAN -- The football team wasn't the only Washington State squad making its home-field debut of 2012 on Saturday.
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WASHINGTON STATE has long tapped the California recruiting pipeline and that was showcased once again Monday night. WSU received a verbal commitment from a versatile playmaker, a guy who could play either cornerback or running back at the Pac-12 level. And he tells CF.C he couldn’t be happier about his decision to go crimson.
WHILE THE OUTCOME was much more favorable for Washington State, the feeling from the Cougars’ 24-20 win Saturday against Eastern Washington before a sold out Martin Stadium remains similar. Simply put, WSU made far too many mistakes, which turned a potential blowout into a far-too-close outcome.
PULLMAN -- For the Cougars’ senior running back Carl Winston, junior kicker Andrew Furney and freshman linebacker Darryl Monroe – the theme remained constant on Monday. Yes, it was big to get that first win under their belts. But now it’s on to the next one. Furney showed he has just as big a personality as he does a leg. And Monroe said fellow 'backer Cyrus Coen, well...
GET READY FOR A week of uncertainty at quarterback at Washington State regarding Jeff Tuel and Connor Halliday. Indeed, for Cougar fans, from now until probably Friday night at 6 p.m., it figures to be a question-filled week with opinions, no official answers and loads of projection. So what's the early word from Monday's practice?
PULLMAN -- Punishment was the name of the game Monday at Washington State. Whether it was the offensive linemen, wide receivers, defensive line, safeties -- it didn’t matter, all received tongue-lashings. As for the quarterback situation with Jeff Tuel and Connor Halliday, the plot thickened…
AN IN-STATE hoops prospect was in town this weekend at Washington State and said he had a whale of a time. But was it enough for Tacoma’s Tre’Shaun Lexing, rated by Scout.com as a three-star small forward in the 2013 class, to commit during his trip?