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Washington State beats S. Utah 48-10

Connor Halliday threw for 383 yards and five touchdowns as Washington State beat Southern Utah 48-10 on Saturday in its home opener. Washington State (2-1) also got a long interception return for a touchdown from Damante Horton for the second consecutive game. Southern Utah (2-1), an FCS program, was scoreless in the second half and gained just 219 yards in the game. Halliday...
Via AP on Fox
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Damante Horton Pac-12 & National Defensive Player of the week

Nice Week Damante! Washington State cornerback Damante Horton played a huge role in the upset over USC. After being named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week, he was just named National Defensive Player of the Week by Athlon Sports. Damante Horton Profile offers news, information, opinion and discussion about Washington State University...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Are you still smiling Cougs?

Smiles everyone, smiles! Happy Tuesday Cougs.  Our new friend Burning Snowmans has dropped in another guest post (but at the rate we're going here, might be time to drop the whole "guest" post thing?).  Take it away Snowmans.... Are you smiling? I know you are. You’ve had that little grin on your face ever since Damante Horton came down with that interception...
Via WSU Football Blog
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Cougar D making the headlines

PULLMAN – Washington State defensive players admit they occasionally get a bit miffed about all the attention given to the team’s explosive “Air Raid” offense. On Monday, it was the offense’s turn to be jealous of the defense, after senior cornerback Damante Horton was named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week and National Defensive Player of the Week by Athlon Sports.
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Washington St. 10-7 over USC: Week two game balls

It Only Took 13 The Washington State Cougars defeated #25 USC Trojans last Saturday 10-7 in the Coliseum for the first time in 13 years, and oh what a day. I think I speak for every Cougar fan when I say, we popped bottles. The Cougars won the game without an offensive touchdown – very unlike a Mike Leach coached team – but he’ll take it. This is one of the biggest wins...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Washington State 10, USC 7: Cougars Hand Trojans First Pac-12 Loss of 2013

  If you are the type of person who likes watching offense, Saturday night's game at the L.A. Coliseum was not for you. In a game that lay somewhere between a defense battle and offensive ineptitude, the Washington State Cougars won their first game at USC since 2000, beating the Trojans 10-7. Andrew Furney kicked a 41-yard field goal with 3:03 remaining for the final margin...
Via Bloguin Best
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Grime & glory: Is this Leach's signature win?

WHEN WASHINGTON STATE hired Mike Leach in 2011, fans had a different idea of what his signature win would look like. It is doubtful that anyone would have projected a defensive-minded battle that was not settled until cornerback Damante Horton intercepted Max Wittek in the fourth quarter to secure a 10-7 win Saturday night against No. 25 USC at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Washington State wins ugly over No. 25 USC 10-7

Andrew Furney kicked a 41-yard field goal with 3:03 to play, and Washington State beat No. 25 Southern California 10-7 Saturday night for its first victory at the Coliseum in 13 years. Damante Horton returned an interception 70 yards for a tying score in the final seconds of the first half for Washington State (1-1, 1-0 Pac-12), and he made the clinching interception with 2:18 to...
Via AP on Fox
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss

1st Half: Halliday struggles, Horton shines

WASHINGTON STATE SEEMINGLY had every opportunity to build momentum during the first half, but three turnovers by Connor Halliday nearly set up a halftime deficit Saturday at No. 25 USC. But a stunning interception by signal-caller Cody Kessler was returned 82 yards for a touchdown by Damante Horton to tie the score, 7-all.
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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