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KOLNEY CASSEL, a promising quarterback prospect from Yakima, was thrilled to pick up his first scholarship offer last night. But the one he says he'd really like to receive is from the school 230 miles to his east. The reigning Big 9 Co-Offensive Player of the Year will be heading to Washington State tomorrow for Mike Leach's first Junior Day event at WSU. Cassel says WSU is a special place.

Hoops Preview - Washington State

With the rivalry game on the docket, Washington travels to Pullman today to play against the Washington State Cougars. The tip time is set for 5 p.m. PT and will be aired live on ROOT Sports. It will also be carried on 950 KJR AM. Ken Bone’s Washington State squad has been up and down this season, basically living up to expectations.

NEWSLINE: Leach O inspired by..wishbone?

QUESTION: Which offense values, first and foremost, distribution of the football, getting your skill positions the football in their hands and attacking space -- the wishbone or Mike Leach's Air Raid offense? According to Leach, the answer is both...

M. Basketball. Cougars Join in Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign

The Washington State University men's basketball team will show its support in the fight against prostate cancer at its final regular-season home basketball game Saturday, Feb. 25 at 5 p.m. against Washington as they join the ON THE LINE campaign to promote awareness and education about prostate cancer.

Craig James won't be back on ESPN?

The internet's prayers may have been answered, as it looks like ESPN will be Craig James-free for the foreseeable future.

W. Swimming. Cougar Swimming Finishes Day Three of the Pac-12 Championships

The Washington State swim team had four student-athletes represent the Cougars in the finals at the Pac-12 Women's Swimming Championship, Friday.

Baseball. Cougars Sweep Twinbill to Open Home Season

A dozen Cougars collected a hit and Washington State swept Nebraska Omaha 13-4 and 12-6 in a nonconference baseball doubleheader, Friday.

Track. Abbott, Scott-Ellis, and Bolligar Finish Strong at MPSF Championships

Washington State University's Joe Abbott, Stephan Scott-Ellis and Michael Bolligar had top three finishes Saturday at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships at the Dempsey Indoor Facility in Seattle.

Could Craig James' comments that "gays will answer to God" prevent his return ...

Former ESPN announcer Craig James is in the news again, and unsurprisingly for those who have followed his previous controversial escapades, he's riling people up. However, this one has nothing to do with his son, Mike Leach, gifts taken at SMU or Google bombs, but rather his nascent political campaign for a Senate seat (which remains very, very nascent). Perhaps in an effort...

Track. Scott-Ellis Wins Long Jump at MPSF Indoor Championships

Washington State University's Stephan Scott-Ellis won the men's long jump with a lifetime-best leap Friday at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships at the Dempsey Indoor Facility in Seattle.

M. Golf. Cougar Men's Golf Hosts Spring Opener in Arizona

The Washington State men's golf team opens its 2012 spring season by traveling to Goodyear, Ariz., where it will host the Re-Bath Snowman Getaway, Feb 27-28, at the Palm Valley Golf Club.

M. Basketball. LIVE COVERAGE: Men's Basketball at Washington State

Join LIVE to follow Washington Basketball as the Huskies take on Washington State at Friel Court.

W. Swimming. Cougar Swimming Finishes Day Two of the Pac-12 Championship

Washington State junior Shelbi Luchini represented the Cougar swim team in the 200 IM "C" final during the Pac-12 Women's Swimming Championship, Thursday.

Baseball. Cougar Baseball Opens Home Slate

The Washington State baseball teams opens its 2012 home slate with a four-game series against Nebraska Omaha...series takes place, Feb. 24-26 with a doubleheader, Friday and single games, Saturday and Sunday...first pitch scheduled for noon each day.

QB with crimson connection visiting WSU

QUARTERBACK SEFO LIUFAU (6-4, 219) out of Tacoma’s Bellarmine Prep is taking in all things Wazzu this weekend during Mike Leach's first junior day event. Liufau has put up good numbers the past two seasons, stoking imaginations on just how high those numbers would go if he played in a true passing offense. He also has a Coug Legend as his quarterbacking mentor.

Baseball. Saturday's Baseball Game Postponed

Saturday's baseball game between Washington State and Nebraska Omaha has been postponed. It will be made up as part of a doubleheader, Sunday beginning at noon.
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