WASHINGTON STATE COUGARS NEWS

Photo: Houston’s Wearing A Red Helmet With An American Flag-Inspired “UH” Decal For Armed Forces Bowl

Houston is getting patriotic for its bowl game.  The Cougars (7-5) are set to play Pittsburgh (6-6) in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl Jan. 2. Both teams will be playing with interim head coaches, as Houston and Pittsburgh will both be sporting new coaches next season in Tom Herman and Pat Narduzzi, respectively.  For the game, the Cougars will be sporting an American flag...
Via College Spun
52 minutes ago  |  Discuss

BYU basketball: Cougars face UMass before holiday break, Gonzaga

Provo • Before taking a brief break for Christmas, BYU faces UMass. Before their West Coast Conference showdown against Gonzaga on Saturday, the Cougars must focus on the Minutemen. BYU and UMass collide Tuesday in a rare matinee at the Marriott Center. Tipoff is noon for two teams headed in the opposite direction. The Cougars have won five of their last six games, losing only...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

BYU football: Brawl erupts after Cougars fall to Memphis 55-48 in double OT

After a 15-point loss at the hands of Washington last bowl season and a disappointing stretch in the middle of this year, BYU gets its chance at redemption against Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl. The Cougars are rolling as of late, scoring their last victory in dramatic fashion over Cal and entering the postseason with the offense firing on all cylinders. However, Memphis has one...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

Kragthorpe: BYU's defense can't finish job in bowl loss

Miami • The story of BYU’s football season played itself out in 60 minutes Monday. Actually, it took a little bit longer than that. The Cougars’ beleaguered defense almost delivered a victory, but couldn’t quite finish the job in a 55-48 double-overtime loss. BYU rallied from 10 points down in each half and took the lead in the fourth quarter, only to have Memphis force overtime...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

Live blog: BYU, Memphis tied 48-48 after first OT of Miami Beach Bowl

After a 15-point loss at the hands of Washington last bowl season and a disappointing stretch in the middle of this year, BYU gets its chance at redemption against Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl. The Cougars are rolling as of late, scoring their last victory in dramatic fashion over Cal and entering the postseason with the offense firing on all cylinders. However, Memphis has one...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

Live blog: BYU, Memphis tied 45-45 in overtime of the Miami Beach Bowl

After a 15-point loss at the hands of Washington last bowl season and a disappointing stretch in the middle of this year, BYU gets its chance at redemption against Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl. The Cougars are rolling as of late, scoring their last victory in dramatic fashion over Cal and entering the postseason with the offense firing on all cylinders. However, Memphis has one...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

BYU basketball: Cougars faces UMass before holiday break, Gonzaga

Provo • Before taking a brief break for Christmas, BYU faces UMass. Before their West Coast Conference showdown against Gonzaga on Saturday, the Cougars must focus on the Minutemen. BYU and UMass collide Tuesday in a rare matinee at the Marriott Center. Tip-off is noon for two teams headed in the opposite direction. The Cougars have won five of their last six games, losing only...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

Live blog: Memphis leads BYU 24-14 in the Miami Beach Bowl

After a 15-point loss at the hands of Washington last bowl season and a disappointing stretch in the middle of this year, BYU gets its chance at redemption against Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl. The Cougars are rolling as of late, scoring their last victory in dramatic fashion over Cal and entering the postseason with the offense firing on all cylinders. However, Memphis has one...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

Live blog: Memphis, BYU tied 7-7 early in the Miami Beach Bowl

After a 15-point loss at the hands of Washington last bowl season and a disappointing stretch in the middle of this year, BYU gets its chance at redemption against Memphis in the Miami Beach Bowl. The Cougars are rolling as of late, scoring their last victory in dramatic fashion over Cal and entering the postseason with the offense firing on all cylinders. However, Memphis has one...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
3 days ago

Hawkinson scores 25; Washington St beats San Jose St 82-53

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) Josh Hawkinson scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday as Washington State defeated short-handed San Jose State 82-53. Hawkinson made 12 of 17 field goals. San Jose State (2-10) only suited only seven players for the game. On Dec. 13 coach Dave Wojick suspended five players - including the team's top four scorers - for violating team rules. Wojick brought...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Analysis: BYU-Memphis Position Preview

After a 15-point loss at the hands of Washington last bowl season and a disappointing stretch in the middle of this year, BYU gets its chance at redemption and a quality win against Memphis. The Cougars are rolling as of late, scoring their last victory in dramatic fashion over Cal and entering the postseason with the offense firing on all cylinders. However, Memphis has one of the...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
4 days ago

Harvard to Participate in 2015 Diamond Head Classic

The field is set for the 2015 Hawaiian Airlines Diamond Head Classic at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu, Hawai'i. The field for the seventh annual event – to be played Dec. 22, 23 & 25, 2015 – includes Auburn, BYU, Harvard, New Mexico, Northern Iowa, Oklahoma, Washington State and tournament host school Hawai'i.
Via Harvard Crimson - Official Site
5 days ago

60-80pt 1-line headline

Miami • Far from Provo, their hopes of a magical season having evaporated in October, and against an opponent with which they have no history, the BYU Cougars enter Monday’s Miami Beach Bowl with seemingly little at stake. But don’t tell that to coach Bronco Mendenhall’s team, which has insisted since it landed in Miami last Wednesday that it is as motivated to defeat Memphis...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
5 days ago

BYU upsets Texas, reaches NCAA volleyball final

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Jennifer Hamson had 22 kills and Alexa Gray added 19 to help BYU beat Texas 25-23, 25-16, 17-25, 26-24 in the NCAA women's volleyball semifinals Thursday night. The unseeded Cougars (30-4) hadn't been to the semifinals since 1993, and they advanced to the final for the first time. They will take a 12-match winning streak into the final against the Stanford-Penn...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU football: Bowl game will determine defense's progress

Miami • Known as a defensive guru, BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall has already acknowledged that reputation took a hit this season. The Cougars weren't as good defensively, weren't as deep and talented as Mendenhall thought they would be when the 2014 season began. Due to the success he's had on that side of the football the past half-dozen or so year, Mendenhall erroneously...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
8 days ago

No. 9/8 MBB Hosts Washington State at Spokane Arena

Gonzaga's eighth-ranked men's basketball team will host Washington State at the Spokane Arena on Wednesday at 8 p.m. on ESPNU.
Via Gonzaga Bulldogs - Official Site
16 days ago

Kentucky a finalist for Marcus Lewis; Highlights of the 4-star prospect

Washington (DC) Gonzaga cornerback Marcus Lewis released his top three via Twitter Tuesday night, and the Kentucky wildcats made the cut. Kentucky, Miami and Washington State were his final three schools, which is kind of surprising, since Michigan and Florida were both heavily involved in his recruitment. @RivalsFriedman TOP SCHOOLS pic.twitter.com/J0lnzvialX — Marcus Lewis...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State’s Jordan Railey Posterizes UTSA Defender (Video)

The Washington State Cougars led the University of Texas at San Antonio 88-69 with 33 seconds left, and Cougars center Jordan Railey blew things open. Railey posterized Roadrunners center James Ringholt and drew the foul. Washington State went on to win 91-71.
Via BlackSportsOnline
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Vince Mayle Interview | Wide Receiver Washington St.

DraftSeason: What do you feel sets you apart from some of the other top receivers in the nation?Vince Mayle: I feel what sets me apart from other top receivers in the nation is that I am new to this position and I am still learning and I am still able to perform at a high level just off of athleticism once I learn more techniques and how to really play the position I feel I will...
Via DraftSeason
20 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU: Eaton's 19, Morrison's double-double lift Cougars

Women’s basketball • BYU beat UNLV 76-61 at home Thursday. Lexi Eaton led BYU scorers with 19 points. The Cougars’ Makenzi Morrison scored 15 points in the first half, finishing with a career-high 17. Ashley Garfield claimed another double-double — her career-second — with 10 points and 15 rebounds for BYU. Morgan Bailey earned her 10th double-double with 12 points and...
Via The Salt Lake Tribune - BYU
21 days ago

Washington State upsets No. 10 Maryland 70-64

GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (AP) Lia Galdeira scored 33 points to match her career high and help Washington State upset No. 10 Maryland 70-64 on Saturday at the San Juan Shootout. Leading 33-31 early in the second half, the Cougars (5-2) went on a 10-2 run to take command. Galdeira had six points during the burst that made it 43-33 with 14:52 left. Lauren Mincy's layup with 2:27 left...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State Cougars at Arizona State Sun Devils Photo Highlights

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Via Athlon Sports
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

ASU meets Washington State's 'Air Raid' in rebound effort

TEMPE, Ariz. -- When Arizona State lost to Oregon State last week, it was like someone let all the air out of the Sun Devils' balloon -- a balloon that had grown to national proportions. They were in the College Football Playoff picture and controlled their fate in the Pac-12 South. All that's changed. But No. 13 ASU this week focused on what it still has to play for -- a...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Arizona State Sun Devils vs. Washington State Cougars: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday two Pac-12 schools will face off against one another when the Washington State Cougars travel to take on the Arizona State Sun Devils. No. 13 Arizona State (8-2) will look to knock off Washington State (3-7) in this contest which will air on the Pac-12 Network beginning at 1:00 pm ET from Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, AZ. The Odds: The Arizona State Sun Devils are 16.5...
Via Tireball.com
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Football: Cougars could learn from Utes

The BYU football program could learn a thing or two from their rivals up north. Look, I hate the Utes more than most. I’ve even been called a “10%er” (the newest Twitter term for fans who irrationally and immaturely hate their rival). But after watching Utah battle the Ducks the other night on ESPN, I was reminded about the one thing that Utah has had since Urban Meyer and...
Via TornBySports
November 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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