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Luke Falk likely to be Washington State's starting QB

It should come as no surprise that Washington State head coach is likely to tab Luke Falk as his starting quarterback for week one. In speaking with a Seattle radio station, Leach said, "for week one, (Falk) probably puts our best foot forward."However, Leach was quick to acknowledge that he's happy with all of the quarterbacks and that he's been very impressed with the competition...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs will give prolific ex-Washington State QB a tryout

The Chiefs want to give Connor Halliday a shot to re-start his NFL journey.The former Washington State quarterback will try out for a job in Kansas City just months after "retiring," according to The UDFA passer fully recovered from a broken leg, but mysteriously left the Washington Redskins in May without any explanation. Then, at PAC-12 Media Day, his former coach...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State to honor late school president on 2015 unis

When the Washington State Cougars take the field for the 2015 college football season, they will be doing so with a very special tribute on their uniforms. The exact tribute was announced on Wednesday afternoon. The school’s official Twitter account released photos of the new jerseys and helmets which feature a patch reading, “ESF.” Washington State’s patch is to honor university...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State To Wear “ESF” On Uniforms This Year

This past June, Washington State President Elson Floyd passed away from cancer, just two weeks after taking a leave of absence from the school. It looks like the university is going to make sure that he’s a part of the 2015-2016 campaign in spirit, though. Wednesday, Washington State announced that all of its athletics teams will be wearing uniforms with a white patch featuring...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State lands two new recruits

The Washington State Cougars have landed two new pieces for the 2016 season. The Cougars have receiver commitments from 3-star cornerback Isaiah Love and linebacker Derek Moore from California.Moore, a two-star recruit, is a hybrid defensive end/linebacker. Love is a rock-solid cornerback and chose the Cougars over offers from Colorado, San Diego State, Fresno State and others....
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State University Hack: Details & Information

Washington State University administrators say that they are trying to stop a hack they’ve known about for a month. Their...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU AD: ‘Never say never’ on Mountain West return

The BYU Cougars’ football team was a part of the Mountain West Conference from 1999-2010 before declaring independence for the first time in their storied history. The team was under legendary coach Lavell Edwards for two seasons upon their arrival to the conference and won its championship in the teams first year as a member. The legend continued for the next eleven seasons as...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington State leads college football in player arrests

The University of Michigan football team has made a Top 25, but not the one that teams dream of making. Rather, in a tweet from former San Jose Mercury News reporter Mike Rosenberg, the Wolverines have made the Top 25 in teams with player arrests in the last five years. The list was led by the Washington State Cougars, with the SEC representing the most arrests on the list. Rosenberg’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Washington State Cougars Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Washington State Cougars are looking to bounce back from a 3-9 season last year. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Washington State’s season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: RichRod tells Mike Leach Speedo story

Arizona head coach Rich Rodriguez recently sat down with Pac-12 Network’s Mike Yam, Curtis Conway, and Yogi Roth while at the Pac-12 Football Media Days on Friday. He was asked to tell a story about a fellow Pac-12 coach and an embarrassing moment that happened while at a coaches retreat. shared the video of Rodriguez telling about how Washington State head coach Mike...
Via Campus Sports Net
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Flips Washington State QB Commit Ian Book

Notre Dame added a quarterback commitment to its 2016 class last night when it flipped three-star Washington State pledge Ian Book. — Ian book (@ian_book23) August 5, 2015 The 6-foot-1, 175-pound Book, a product of El Dorado Hills (Calif.) Oak Ridge is the 22nd-rated pro-style quarterback in the 2016 class according to 247Sports’ Composite Rankings. 
Via College Spun
25 days ago  |  Discuss

BYU, UNLV to finish off home-and-home in 2017

It seems as though the BYU Cougars and UNLV Runnin’ Rebels will be able to finish out their home-and-home agreement in the coming seasons. This announcement comes after the teams decided to push the game back from this season in order for the Cougars to play Missouri in the fall. College Football Talk reported the news and it seemed as though the game would be played in 2016. The...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Leach has some great thoughts on Deflategate

Washington State football coach Mike Leach doesn’t see what all the fuss is about surrounding Deflategate. During an appearance on ESPN Wednesday, Leach was asked about New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady being suspended for the first four games of the 2015 NFL season. In short, Leach said we should be concerned about the society...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Pac-12 Coach Advocates 64 Team College Football Playoff

Washington State coach Mike Leach wants a 64 team college football playoff field for the FBS, and his ideas aren't too far fetched.
Via Gamedayr
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Sorry Mike Leach, but a 64-team College Football Playoff is unreasonable

Washington State football coach Mike Leach is known for saying some crazy things, and his latest quote is crazy-awesome—but it’s a little unreasonable, too. According to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, the 54-year-old coach believes the four-team College Football Playoff isn’t big enough. Mike Leach reiterates that college football should have a 64-team playoff — Brett McMurphy...
Via Sportsnaut
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Cougars get three more commitments

The Washington State Cougars coaching staff has a very busy Wednesday as the team added three more verbal commitments.The first player to commit to the Cougars was 2017 DB prospect Tayari Venable. Shortly thereafter, WSU added 2016 recruits WR Grant Porter and DB Skyler Thomas.Both Porter and Venable are 3-star prospects, according to Thomas is not rated by Rivals yet...
Via Fox Sports
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cougars sign 2016 QB D'jimon Jones

Washington State's recruiting hot streak continues as they've landed 2016 QB recruit D'jimon Jones from Federal Way, Wash.Jones is a dual-threat QB and is a three-star recruit, according to Rivals. At Federal Way HS, Jones has played QB and cornerback. Washington State has already landed its future QB in the form of 2016 recruit Ian Book, so it seems likely that Jones could move...
Via Fox Sports
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington State Cougars 2015 Preview and Prediction

Washington State may have been ahead of schedule when the Cougars reached a bowl game in 2013, even if they finished with a losing record after the...
Via Athlon Sports
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Bronco Mendenhall Vows To Wear His BYU Baseball Jersey Every Day Until The Cougars Clinch The Tournament

Bronco Mendenhall coaches BYU football, but he has love for all of the school’s sports. To support the Cougars’ baseball program, Mendenhall tweeted a picture of himself in a jersey, vowing to wear it every day until the team officially clinches an NCAA Tournament berth.  Wearing this every day till our tourney spot is solidified #GoCougs — Bronco...
Via College Spun
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WHL Bill Passes In Washington State – Senate League Seeking Labor Law Exemptions For Young Players

On Wednesday March 4th, the Washington State Senate unanimously passed a Senate Bill (SB) 5893 that exempts players in the Western Hockey League from state labor laws.  The bill was amended on the floor Tuesday (the original bill sought to exempt all amateur athletes originally), and will now head to the House for consideration. Back in February, state officials heard from Washington’s...
Via Oregon Sports News
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Vine: Washington State Fans Chant “Daddy’s Boy” At UW Forward Shawn Kemp Jr.

Washington forward Shawn Kemp Jr. has some great basketball genes. His father, Shawn Kemp, was a 14-year NBA veteran and six-time all-star for the Seattle Supersonics, and one of the league’s most fearsome power forwards in the 1990s. Shawn Kemp is also a very easy target for opposing fans, as he fathered seven children with six different women by the time he was 28 years old....
Via College Spun
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington State QB Connor Halliday Suffers Season-Ending Leg Injury Against USC

Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday suffered a broken fibula in Saturday’s loss to USC and will miss the remainder of the 2014 season...
Via Athlon Sports
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: The Washington State Flag Makes It To The PGA Championship, Takes Picture With The Wanamaker Trophy

The Washington State flag has certainly been making the rounds this college football off-season.  The flag made its way to Brazil for the World Cup, and now its hitting the links at the PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, KY. The Wanamaker Trophy Waves The Flag at the PGA Championship! #GoCougs — Jason Krump (@JasonKrump) August 5...
Via College Spun
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

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