Stories tagged: analysis
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
Analysis: Corey Kispert shows off what he’s been working on in Gonzaga’s 95-64 win over Alabama State
Corey Kispert had some off-season goals. By reaching them, he started off the new season with a bang. Kispert put it all on display with five 3-pointers, a pair of …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
The two freshmen forwards made 21 of 23 field-goal attempts and combined for 46 points, 18 rebounds and seven assists as the eighth-ranked Zags cruised to a 116-61 victory over …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
In a tent outside Autzen Stadium, redshirt freshman Armani Marsh answered questions on behalf of a Washington State defense that yet again struggled to contain its opponent on Saturday in …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
The Seahawks have reached halftime of the 2019 season, and at 6-2 they have their best midseason record since their Super Bowl championship season in 2013.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
In the city known as TrackTown, USA, what started as a football game evolved into a footrace. Oregon running back CJ Verdell in one lane, Washington State’s defense in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
Strong ground game, second-quarter successes have helped Washington State rack up four straight wins against Oregon
While the Washington State football team has had a devil of a time beating its primary rival, it has had its way with the teams from Oregon the last four …
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Tim Burmeister, who was formerly in a defensive quality control position with the Cougars, has been elevated to a position coaching role and will spend the remainder of the year …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019
Analysis: Convincing statement just what Washington State defense needs in 41-10 win against Colorado
Nonstop rain, the familiar trappings of Martin Stadium and the sight of a Colorado quarterback wearing No. 12 may have been just the blend of things Washington State’s defense needed …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Early season successes of Easop Winston Jr., Dezmon Patmon throw Washington State passing game off-balance
Heading into Saturday’s home game against Colorado, the Washington State passing offense hasn’t had the balance through six games this year as it had last season – or rather, that …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
At times, it looked better for Washington State, and Mike Leach said as much in his postgame press conference. But, far too often in their 38-34 loss to No. 18 …
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019
The Seahawks leaned heavily on the running of Chris Carson and got big plays from their defense in a romp over Arizona.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019
The Mariners began the 2019 season offering false hope to their fans. What followed that hot start was a step back in almost every facet of the game.
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019
The Utes’ offense punished the visitors through the air, on the ground and through the air again, while Utah’s defense stymied Anthony Gordon and the Air Raid en route to …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019
In the wake of losing the highest-scoring football game in Pac-12 history, the Washington State defense is looking to bounce back against a Utah team that might be without two …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019
On Sunday, just one of the 11 players taken in the draft figures to be in the starting lineup – receiver DK Metcalf.
Tue., Sept. 24, 2019
While he’s shown willingness throughout his time in Seattle of taking accountability for decisions, it hasn’t been often where Pete Carroll straight up calls out his own performance in general …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019
There were only three things the Washington State Cougars would’ve done differently in the third and fourth quarter of a 67-63 upset loss to UCLA Saturday night. Just three. Offense. …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
Triple-threat: Washington State must stop trio of the Pac-12’s best running backs to open conference slate
Gouged by the likes of Patrick Carr and Milo Hall the last two weeks, the Washington State Cougars’ front seven is about to face three of the best ball carriers …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019
Mike Leach placed a black hat squarely over his head, posed for photos, then dug deep into his library of Texas idioms to describe how his Washington State team and …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019
Mike Leach is Washington State’s head coach, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. On game days, those last two titles are probably more meaningful than the first.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
Will Rodgers III took questions after Washington State’s 58-7 victory Saturday over New Mexico State and lamented that the defense hadn’t fully done its part. As in, the defense hadn’t …
Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
There was plenty of hype and hoopla around Washington State’s wide receiving corps this offseason. Sophomore running back Max Borghi drew an expected amount of preseason praise. The offensive line, …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
Parity tends to be found in the middle class. The favorites usually win the championships.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019
Cornerback, safety, receiver, running back all have lots of uncertainty for some of the final roster spots, complicated by the Seahawks’ preseason loss Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019
‘I wasn’t planning this’: In likely final season with Mariners, Felix Hernandez ponders uncertain future
Felix Hernandez stretched out on a leather couch in what was basically an empty Mariners clubhouse. The rest of his teammates either were in meetings, out on the field warming …
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019
Can this really be the 10th season for Pete Carroll as Seattle’s coach, a tenure that ties him with Mike Holmgren as the longest in team history?
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019
Right-handers Taylor Cole and Felix Pena combined for a no-hitter as the Angels defeated the Mariners 13-0 Friday night in their first home game since left-hander Tyler Skaggs died July …
Tue., June 18, 2019
The just-completed offseason program helped the Seahawks learn a few things about the team they expect to have in 2019.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019
Mock drafts are made to be broken. And the Seahawks made sure everyone’s mocks were off-course before the draft even started with Tuesday’s Frank Clark trade, meaning Seattle now has …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019
Shane Bieber pitched six strong innings as the Cleveland Indians defeated host Seattle 4-2 Tuesday night, sending the Mariners to their fifth consecutive loss.