WITH ALL EYES on recruiting of late, it can be easy to forget what’s going on with the current roster players. The Cougs are already deep into their offseason regimen – they’ve already completed all of the Midnight Maneuver sessions, Mike Leach’s uber-intense offseason conditioning program. So how to compare this year’s Midnight Maneuvers to last year? How did the Cougars...
WSU’s Class is 10th in the Pac-12
Mike Leach‘s first year at WSU was full of disappointment and controversy. Rather than the beginning of his tenure, it was more of a segment on “cleaning house,” and after a very forgettable 2012 campaign, Leach and his Washington State Cougars look to bounce back in his second season.
The Cougars recruiting class is only ranked 10th in...
Washington State signed its top recruit, quarterback Tyler Bruggman, after a bit of drama Wednesday.
Various media reports said Arizona State made a late pitch to the four-star prospect from Phoenix. Washington State coach Mike Leach said he did not know if that was true, but said he had little doubt that the 6-foot-2, 202-pound Bruggman would sign with the Cougars. Bruggman was...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2013
Apparently Washington State Cougar Head Coach Mike Leach is in some trouble with DeSoto High School. Apparently he offered a recruit at DeSoto High School and then rescinded the offer. This apparently led school officials to make sure the dread pirate Leach would not be welcome at the local school. According to Dr. Saturday: Washington State offered a full ride to safety Myron Turner...
MIKE LEACH HAS made a concerted effort to develop a recruiting pipeline in the state of Texas and the class of 2014 offers a prospective athlete with quick feet and bullheaded approach to the game.
WITH THE MIDYEAR JUCO signing period beginning in less than 24 hours, Cougar head man Mike Leach talks junior college and prep recruiting, what the departure of two assistants has meant to the Cougs' collective recruiting efforts and much more in this exclusive one-on-one interview with CF.C.
IN A MEMO sent today to university president Elson Floyd, Washington State athletic director Bill Moos said his department’s review of the football program found “no report or detection of abuse or inappropriate behavior” after conducting interviews with 12 players representing a cross-section of the team. Mike Leach was characterized as firm, fair and consistent, and “very...
MIKE LEACH CLOSED the deal on Thursday night. Junior college defensive lineman Lyman Faoliu had thought he would wait a little longer before making his decision, closer to signing day for mid-year JUCO transfers on Dec. 19. But with Leach in his living room on Thursday night, he changed his mind.
Washington State's Mike Leach says he intends to be coaching the Cougars again next season.
Leach's name has come up in connection with some coaching vacancies across the country, particularly at North Carolina State.
But Leach said Wednesday that he's happy in Pullman and not looking for another job. He says he wants to turn the Washington State program around.
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2012
Washington State football coach Mike Leach has banned his players from Twitter. See what inspired him to create the new rule.