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MMQB from Insider Steve our resident Washington State Cougars guru. Steve tells us this was a close game. Thru most of the game Washington State was only one possession away from getting right back into the game. Chip Kelly, De'Anthony Thomas, Boseko Lokombo, Jared Karstetter and other were too much for WSU.
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THERE ARE FEW similarities between Ken Bone’s preferred style of basketball compared with his direct predecessors at Washington State. But the Cougars’ third-year men’s coach sounded a bit like Dick and Tony Bennett during his Wednesday teleconference when his theme was that WSU has no stars and has to embrace a team-first concept to be successful.
WASHINGTON STATE HAS to win three of its final four games to become bowl eligible. And while it might be clichéd, coach Paul Wulff said Sunday that the Cougars (3-5 overall, 1-4 Pac-12) can only focus on their upcoming game at 3:30 p.m. Saturday against California at AT&T Park in San Francisco.
EVERY FOOTBALL SEASON seems to be marked with a new emphasis from officials and this year is no different with a number of penalties assessed for high hits. Washington State coach Paul Wulff discussed that during his Tuesday teleconference -- along with a number of players returning to their Bay Area roots -- when his team plays at 3:30 p.m. Saturday against Cal at AT&T Park (TV: Root Sports).
PULLMAN -- Washington State does not face a ranked opponent this weekend. But that does not mean the Cougars' energy level was any lower when they returned to the gridiron Monday night in preparation for their 3:30 p.m. game Saturday at California (TV: Root Sports). CF.C caught up with LB C.J. Mizell to capture his emotions on the upcoming contest.
IN A FEW DAYS, when the Cougars square off in an exhibition against Lewis-Clark State, Ken Bone and his troops formally will kick off what figures to be one of the most post-challenged seasons in many years at Washington State. Help is on the way in 6-10, 260-pound verbal commit Richard Peters, but he doesn’t arrive for a year.
The Washington State University varsity women's rowing team finished racing at the Portland Loop regatta Saturday. The Cougars raced three eights and two fours and posted the top three women's times of the regatta.
Defending NCAA champion Cal continues Pac-12 Conference action when it hosts Washington State for a swimming-only dual meet at 1 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4, at Spieker Aquatics Complex. The Golden Bear divers will compete at the USC Diving Invitational from Friday through Saturday, Nov. 4-5, in Los Angeles.
Nov 5, 6:30 PM | Grass of AT&T Park
Washington State Cougars vs California Golden Bears Odds
Getting a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for the Cougars on Saturday when they take on the Golden Bears at AT&T Park in Week 10 action.
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After a dominating performance in Portland this past weekend, the Washington State University women's rowing team looks to finish the fall season on a high note as it travels to Seattle for the Head of the Lake Sunday, Nov. 6.
Washington State senior Trent Sanders recorded three birdies during the second round and is tied for 25th with 18 holes to play in the Gifford Collegiate at CordeValle, hosted by UCLA.
Tiara Pittman and Brandi Vega each scored a first half goal for Washington State and the Cougars defeated Arizona 2-0, Sunday in Pac-12 women's soccer.
IT WASN'T ENOUGH to win, but it was something. After a trio of poor performances against UCLA, Stanford and Oregon State, WSU’s receiving corps showed some life Saturday afternoon in their 43-28 loss at No. 7 Oregon. For the first time since the Cougars’ 31-27 win at Colorado, Jared Karstetter and Marquess Wilson both surpassed 100 yards in the same game.
Washington State senior Tiara Pittman was named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com Team of the Week for her performance against Arizona State and Arizona.
The Washington State University varsity women's rowing team launched two varsity eights and two varsity fours at the Portland Fall Classic Sunday morning. The Cougars garnered the top spots in both of their respective classes (women's eights and women's fours) en route to posting the top times of the day.
LOS ANGELES -- The No. 4 USC women's volleyball team (18-4, 13-2) continues Pac-12 Conference play with home matches against Washington State (12-12, 4-10) on Friday (Nov. 4) and No. 10 Washington (18-4, 10-4) on Saturday (Nov. 5) with a 7 p.m. start for both matches. Paul Duchesne will call the action for both nights with a live video webcast on usctrojans.com.