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New Washington State football coach Mike Leach has announced the rest of his coaching staff, adding former Montana assistant Mike Breske as defensive coordinator.
Leach made the announcement Friday night. Breske has spent the past two seasons as defensive coordinator at Montana and previously coached at North Dakota State and was the defensive coordinator at Wyoming from 2003-08.
The group includes six coaches who previously worked with Leach: Dave Emerick (chief of staff), Clay McGuire (offensive line), Eric Morris (inside receivers), Eric Russell (assistant head coach/special teams), Dennis Simmons (outside receivers) and Antonio Huffman (director of football operations).
The newcomers to Leach's staff are: Jeff Choate (linebackers), Jim Mastro (running backs), Joe Salave'a (defensive line) and Paul Volero (outside linebackers). Chote spent the last six seasons at Boise State.
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New Washington State football coach Mike Leach has announced the rest of his coaching staff, adding former Montana assistant Mike Breske as defensive coordinator. Leach made the announcement Friday night. Breske has spent the past two seasons as defensive coordinator at Montana and previously coached at North Dakota State and was the defensive coordinator at Wyoming from 2003-08.
Days after Washington State coach Mike Leach announced Montana defensive coordinator Mike Breske would join the Cougars staff in the same capacity, Wazzu sent out a release finalizing Leach’s coaching staff — some of which were already known. New to the Cougar staff will be Breske, Jeff Choate (linebackers), Jim Mastro (running backs), Clay McGuire (offensive…
WSU Head Football Coach Mike Leach announced Friday he has completed his coaching staff.
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Nice presser, Dabo.
Fire Nick Saban!
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By Jay Drew
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Jan 14, 2012 11:46PM MDT
Provo • For the first half and even during halftime when a BYU student made a half-court shot to win an iPad — OK, she might have been over the line by an inch or 100 — everyone was making 3-pointers Saturday night at the Marriott Center.
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Given what Locksley brings to the table, I guess a sort...
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