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Arizona expects close games the rest of the way

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez has been a head coach for nearly 30 years and a coach at some level for most of his life. So there's no need to talk about last year's game against Washington State and all it meant. It was one that got away from the Wildcats. And one you don't get a chance to get back. Make it two games, in fact, as Arizona lost the previous...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Utah, Washington State snag JUCO commits

Two Pac-12 programs added verbal commitments from junior college programs in recent days, with the Utah Utes and Washington State Cougars each nabbing guards from the two year college ranks. Utah snagged City College of San Francisco (CA) wing Gabe Bealer. The last player from that junior college worked out extremely well for Utah, as current ...
Via Hoopniks
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Connor Halliday Throws Absurd TD Pass vs. Stanford

The Washington State Cougars may have lost to the Stanford Cardinal last night, but Wazzu QB Connor Halliday did his best to keep them in the game. This touchdown pass was simply incredible; nothing like threading the needle. [@cjzero] The post Connor Halliday Throws Absurd TD Pass vs. Stanford appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Washington State Defensive Backs Get Knocked Silly After Running in to Each Other

Defensive backs are known for flying around at times. They have to if they want to make some plays. However, if they are not careful when they are in flight they might hit something--or someone--they don't intend to like a teammate. That is exactly what happened to Cougars DBs Charleston White (ESPN roster says No. 10 us Jeff Farrar, but reports say it's White) and Darius...
Via FatManWriting
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanford Cardinal vs. Washington State Cougars: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two Pac-12 schools will face off against one another on Friday night when No. 25 Stanford hosts unranked Washington State. The Stanford Cardinal (3-2) have seen their season derailed in games against ranked opponents this season. The task should be easier against Washington State (2-4). Coverage of the game between Stanford and Washington State will air on ESPN beginning at 9:00...
Via Tireball.com
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Happy Hour – Episode 18 – Seattle Seahawks, Washington State Cougars, And Susan’s Big Day

This week in the Voodoo Lounge, after the pickup lines and drink of the week, Big D really let’s loose on the Seattle Seahawks, talks about the terrible Washington State Cougars loss last week. Pour up and sit down, it’s the Happy Hour! Download & Listen Here (Due to mature content, listener discretion is advised)
Via Oregon Sports News
14 days ago  |  Discuss

More records in sight for Cougars' Connor Halliday

Connor Halliday broke another NCAA record, and he has more in sight. The Washington State quarterback threw for a Division I-record 734 yards in a 60-59 loss to California on Saturday. The feat elicited little more than a shrug from the fifth-year senior, who said ''it'll be fun to look back on it when I'm 30 years old.'' That reaction is no surprise when...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Connor Halliday sets NCAA passing record… and Washington State loses

Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday is slowly but surely rewriting the college football record book. The Cougars signal caller threw...
Via Athlon Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Houston Wearing New Red American Flag Helmets For “Heroes Night” On Thursday vs. UCF

Houston football wore white American flag-themed helmets for its September 11 game at BYU. The Cougars are hosting “Heroes Night” on Thursday when UCF comes to town, and they’ll be breaking out the flag-styled “UH” logo again, this time on red lids. .@UHCougarFB will wear American flag themed helmets vs. UCF Thursday night at 6 pm for Heroes Night @TDECU Stadium. pic.twitter...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Leach on technology and dating: 'It's going to be tough to perpetuate the species'

Washington State Cougars coach Mike Leach may well have talked about the game of football at his Monday news conference, but it was his dire warning regarding the fate of the entire human species that's still ringing in our ears. No, there was little talk of climate change, meteor strikes or Skynet. But the coach does, however, apparently have major concerns about the future...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Evergreen's Franks commits to Washington State hoops

Evergreen High School basketball standout Robert Franks will stay in state for his college days. Franks called Washington State men's basketball coach Ernie Kent around 7 p.m. Monday to tell Kent he would sign with the Cougars in November. "Coach Ernie Kent is such a great guy. Not only a great guy, but a great coach," Franks said. "He convinced me his system...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Utah Utes Football: 4 Keys to the Game vs Washington State

Let’s be real for a moment, this is an important game for the Utes. First in-conference game, first game that really counts towards what the Utes really want (Pac 12 Championship), and it’s a game against a team that the Utes struggled with last season. Washington State is a dangerous opponent when they are on their game as they were able to show last week in a close loss against...
Via TornBySports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Halliday and WSU's Air Raid face Wilson and Utah

Coach Kyle Whittingham prefers that quarterback Travis Wilson keep the acrobatics out of Utah's game Saturday against Washington State. Wilson threw for 172 yards and a touchdown in Utah's 26-10 win over Michigan in the Big House last weekend, but he left the game for a time to get stiches after he tried to leap over a defender and flipped face first onto the field. The 6...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State Cougars at Utah Utes: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Utah Utes will host the Washington Cougars on Saturday in a match-up of two Pac-12 schools. Utah (3-0) would love to knock off Washington State (1-3) and move into the top 25. Coverage of this contest will air on the Pac-12 Network beginning at 8:00 pm ET from Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City, UT. The Odds: The Utah Utes are a 13.5 point favorite against the Washington State...
Via Tireball.com
26 days ago  |  Discuss

6-8 wing King commits to Cougars

Derrien King, a 6-foot-8 wing from Los Angeles, has given an oral commitment to basketball coach Ernie Kent to play at Washington State, according to multiple reports. King is a freshman at Santa Monica (Junior) College. Kent has now secured oral commitments from at least two recruits in the 2015 class: King and power forward Jeff Pollard from Utah. Kent has one more scholarship...
Via Pro Sports Daily
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Oregon Ducks vs. Washington State Cougars: Betting Odds

Betting odds for the Oregon Ducks against the Washington State Cougars.
Via Gamedayr
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

BYU Football Preview and Prediction: BYU vs Virginia

Week 4: BYU vs Virginia BYU gets their chance at redemption this Saturday afternoon when Virginia comes to Provo to take on the Cougars. The Virginia game last season was a huge let down. BYU coaches and players had touted their new “Go Fast, Go Hard” offense all summer and things fell flat with an 0-1 start. Much like we say that Texas was looking at a redemption game against...
Via TornBySports
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Oregon Ducks at Washington State Cougars: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images On Saturday the Oregon Ducks will travel to take on the Washington State Cougars in a match-up of two Pac-12 schools. No. 3 Oregon (4-0) is coming off a big win over Michigan State while unranked Washington (1-2) won this first game a week ago against Portland State. Coverage of the game between Oregon and Washington State will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at...
Via Tireball.com
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Oregon vs. Washington State – Game Time, TV Schedule, Line, Predictions

Twitter/@WinTheDay After watching over 10 hours of football on Saturday, make some coffee, keep you television on and stay on the couch to watch No. 2 Oregon play Washington State. It might not be a competitive game, but you will certainly see a lot of offense. Plus, you might be catching a glimpse of one of the teams that will eventually be invited to play in the College Football...
Via College Spun
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kane County Cougars Are Champions!

The Chicago Cubs Class A affiliate team, the Kane County Cougars, are champions of the Midwest League. The Cougars beat out the Lake County Captains Saturday, earning Kane County its first Midwest League championship since 2001. The Cougars, champions of the Western Division, beat the Captains, the Class A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, 7-2 to complete the sweep at Classic...
Via Sports Mockery
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Keith Jackson gets a building named for him at his alma mater

It’s been eight years since Keith Jackson retired from calling college football on ABC. Since then, he’s made a few appearances on television, but overall, he’s been enjoying his retirement. This week, Jackson was honored with a building dedicated in his name on the Washington State campus in Pullman. Keith M. Jackson Hall was unveiled Friday with the college football voice...
Via Awful Announcing
September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Cougars blank Captains 6-0, take commanding 2-0 series lead

(Geneva, IL) – RHP Duane Underwood got the start for the Cougars and earned the win and Kane County shutout the Captains 6-0. Underwood pitched six scoreless innings, and walked five while striking out eight. Tyler Ihrig pitched three innings to earn the save, and to finish off the shutout for the Cougars. Kane County takes a two games to nothing lead in the best of five Midwest...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Pac-12 Week 3 Preview and Predictions

Washington State and Colorado notwithstanding, the Pac-12 has had a very successful first two weeks of the season. Oregon looks like a national...
Via Athlon Sports
September 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Captains fall in championship series opener, 4-3

GENEVA, Ill- The Kane County Cougars (1-0) took the lead in the bottom of the second and made it stick behind a great outing by Jen-Ho Tseng. The Cougars took game one from the Lake County Captains (0-1) 4-3 on Wednesday night. The Captains went 3-for-14 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base. The Captains jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the top of the first. Right...
Via Indians Baseball Insider
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Leaf Sentenced To Five Years In Jail For Probation Violation, Won’t Serve Time

A Texas judge has sentenced former Washington State quarterback and #2 overall pick Ryan Leaf to five years in prison today for violating terms of his probation. However, Leaf won’t have to serve the sentence after receiving credit for time served in Montana, where he is currently jailed after pleading guilty on charges related to stealing prescription medications. While Leaf...
Via Next Impulse Sports
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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