Given the versatility of the Washington men's basketball team, most notably the 6-foot-9 pocket knife that is Jaden McDaniels, coach Mike Hopkins is able to mix and match an assortment of Huskies in distinctive pairings depending on the situation.
PULLMAN -- Mike Leach wasn't interested in wiring any money to Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott on Monday, so, true to form, the Washington State coach held his tongue when asked to comment on a major officiating blunder from the Cougars' 33-20 loss at Cal on Saturday.
Ryan Collingwood The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash.
Coaches around the Big Sky Conference believe experienced, talent-stocked Eastern Washington has the means to clear a hurdle that's tripped the Eagles the last two seasons: The Big Sky Tournament championship game.
The artistry of Jacob Eason can be a wondrous sight to behold. It is why NFL scouts are flooding to Washington games. It is why the Huskies never feel they are out of any game. It is why Eason will probably be playing on Sundays next year.
The first year of the Kyle Smith era at Washington State won't be as telling as the second or third, but a program that averaged 11 wins per season under Ernie Kent and never won more than 13 should expect to be more competitive, and more capable on defense, than it has in the past.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Wild scored first, and then scored last, but in between there were four goals by the visiting Salmon Arm Silverbacks on Saturday night that led to a 4-2 Wenatchee loss at Town Toyota Center.
EUGENE -- In a post-Oregon edition of the Washington State rewind, we revisit CJ Verdell's big night against the Cougars, Tay Martin's emergence -- or rather, re-emergence -- at the "X" receiver spot and where Wazzu's postseason hopes stand in the wake of a 37-35 loss to the Ducks Saturday n…
EUGENE, Ore. — Anthony Gordon would’ve been a few bad injuries away from seeing the field the last time Washington State visited Oregon. So, because the quarterback never had to worry about strapping on a helmet, he was able to take in the ambience of one of the game’s most revered venues.
PULLMAN — If tossing four more touchdowns and clamping down his fourth win as Washington State's starting quarterback didn't do enough for Anthony Gordon's confidence heading into of the bigger games of the 2019 season, perhaps an encouraging comment from Cougars head coach Mike Leach will d…
VICTORIA, Canada — The Wenatchee Wild put the finishing touch on a three-game road trip with a flourish as they posted a 2-0 shutout victory over the Victoria Grizzlies on Sunday afternoon at the Q Centre in Victoria, BC, Canada.
PULLMAN — Washington State head coach Mike Leach vehemently refuted a claim by his former quarterback, Connor Halliday, that a feud existed between Tracy Claeys and Darcel McBath, and that feud is what caused WSU’s defensive coordinator to resign from his post in the middle of the season.
WENATCHEE — The Knights picked an ideal time to have their best offensive performance of the season, hanging six on the visiting Spokane Sasquatch, who came into the match unbeaten in eight conference games.
WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley College Knights women’s soccer team is still looking for their first conference win on the season. The visiting Sasquatch dealt the Knights their most lopsided defeat of the season, 4-1 during a steady rain at Mike Hollis Field.
PULLMAN — After resigning as Washington State defensive coordinator two weeks ago, Tracy Claeys cited the inability to “agree on solutions” on how to fix the defense as the primary reason for his decision to leave the Cougars at such a sudden and strange point of the 2019 football season.
PULLMAN — It isn't that Mike Leach envisioned Washington State's defense giving up 143 points in three games, ceding 1,715 total yards of offense through the first third of the Pac-12 schedule or going 10 full quarters without causing a turnover.
A handful of ex-Washington State Cougars, Eastern Washington Eagles and Idaho Vandals who are still aspiring to play professional football may be able to do so via the XFL, a new league that will hold its inaugural draft over the next two days.