Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 10/25/12
To Tweet or Not To Tweet Headline: Although Mike Leach refuses to blame Twitter for his team’s problems, he knows it hasn’t helped Much debate has sprung from Washington St. Cougars head coach Mike Leach banning Twitter for all of his players. Leach’s desire to change the Cougars culture has ruffled some feathers in Pullman this season, from questioning the seniors on his team to now taking away his players’ social networking voices. This drastic measure has brought reactions not only from WASU’s campus, but nationally as college students everywhere cry foul while all the old people wonder what Twitter is. Without the 140-character freedom that so many 19-22 year-old football players have become addicted too, it is a mystery how this will affect their play on the field. Leach said that with a more controlled group of players, this decision would not have to be made. He might have a point. Here is a tweet from star WR Marquess Wilson before the much-anticipated matchup with the Ducks back
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