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UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 8, 2020

Commentary: Legendary broadcaster Bob Robertson was like a family member to many Cougars

When Jim Walden was doing his stint as Bob Robertson’s color man, he made it a point to sit down next to Bob-Rob whenever he was about to set the …


UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 8, 2020

‘The most popular Cougar.’ Bob Robertson, who presided over Washington State broadcasts for 52 years, has died at 91

Brian Jeffries estimates he was 13 years old, maybe 14, when he and a childhood friend from Tacoma began gazing into the future, mapping out what they wanted to do …


UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 20, 2018

Washington State radio announcers honor Bob Robertson before Oregon game

PULLMAN – Washington State radio broadcaster Matt Chazanow opened the pregame show Saturday honoring 89-year-old Bob Robertson, who finally hung up the ear phones after 52 years of calling Cougar …


John Blanchette: Cougars lose a legend, if only to retirement

Whatever the Washington State Cougars achieve this football season and beyond, they’ll do it without the comforting narration – or even just the avuncular asides – of Bob Robertson, who …


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018

Hall of Famer Bob Robertson retires from calling WSU sports

Hall of Fame broadcaster Bob Robertson is stepping away from the microphone. Robertson issued a statement through Washington State on Monday announcing his retirement, effective immediately.


Larry Stone: Bob Robertson’s interview of Keith Jackson was filled with emotion, mutual respect

Bob Robertson, the immortal (and eternal) Bob-Rob, voice of WSU for decades, was interviewing Jackson, who honed and nurtured his own legendary announcing career as an undergraduate in Pullman. They …


Bob Robertson misses Apple Cup with illness

Bob Robertson won’t be in the Washington State radio booth for just the second time in 49 years during Saturday’s Apple Cup matchup against the Huskies.


Robertson gives up football play-by-play

PULLMAN – Legendary broadcaster Bob Robertson isn’t leaving Washington State’s radio booth, but there will be someone else calling play-by-play during football games this season. WSU announced Friday that while …


Robertson relinquishes WSU play-by-play duties

PULLMAN – Legendary broadcaster Bob Robertson isn’t leaving Washington State’s radio booth, but there will be someone else calling play-by-play during football games this season. WSU announced Friday that while …


McWashington will be his own Cougar in football broadcast booth

Given all the years Bob Robertson worked without a sidekick in the Washington State radio booth, the recent developments in broadcasting Cougars football must have Marconi spinning in his underground …


Cougs’ football booth evolves

Bob Robertson will remain Washington State’s radio play-by-play man for football games, but several other changes to WSU’s broadcasts were announced Monday by athletic director Bill Moos. Bud Nameck will …


ESPN will televise WSU’s game with UNLV

College football: Washington State’s 2012 football schedule will include a prime-time national television broadcast from Las Vegas. According to a release from the Mountain West on Thursday, WSU’s game at …