Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 9/4/12
There Wasn’t Much to Love…At All This past Thursday the Cougars headed to Provo with the mind set of defeating Mike Leach’s alma mater BYU Cougars on national television. Since the signing of Leach in November, August 30th was a day marked on every Cougar fan’s calendar. The game couldn’t come soon enough. It was the longest day of school for each and every student on the WSU campus. Eyes glued to the classroom clocks, anxiously waiting for that 7:15 pm kickoff. What was unexpected was how painfully long the abysmal-of-a-game the Cougars would put on for us. Love ‘em Really? Something To Love? One of the most difficult things I have ever had to accomplish: Find a positive from the 30-6 blowout this past Thursday night. If there was anything to love, it was the performance put on by Ioane Gauta on the defensive line. Gauta, a transfer from Fullerton Junior College, was a man among boys Thursday night. Standing at 6’3″, 305 lbs with the mane of a lion flowing past his numbers, Ga...
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