Stories tagged: ncaa
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 9:07 p.m.
Two high school prospects committed to Washington State in a 12-minute span Monday night, giving the Cougars their 12th and 13th pledges of the 2020 recruiting class.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 11:29 p.m.
What is it? Washington State (3-0) opens Pac-12 Conference play, hosting UCLA (0-3) in the first game between the two teams in three seasons. Where is it? Martin Stadium in …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 9:36 p.m.
Former Washington State QB Luke Falk brought off bench for New York Jets after Trevor Siemian injury
A historic weekend for ex-Washington State quarterbacks in the NFL continued Monday night in an AFC game between the New York Jets and Cleveland Browns.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 5 p.m.
Mike Leach comments on California’s Pay for Play Act: ‘California has trouble keeping their streets clean … they ought to focus on that’
Washington State and UCLA aren’t playing football for another six days, but Cougars coach Mike Leach already found a way to ruffle the feathers of Bruin fans and, on a …
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 3:58 p.m.
Anthony Gordon claims second Pac-12 award in three weeks after leading Washington State past Houston
Twice now in his short, productive career as Washington State’s starting quarterback, Anthony Gordon has been named the Pac-12’s Offensive Player of the Week.
Mon., Sept. 16, 2019, 11:31 a.m.
College football fans out east will have to bend their curfew to catch one of the marquee games of the Pac-12 season next Saturday.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 6:27 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson is one of 62 national media members voting in the Associated Press Top 25 football poll this season. Every week throughout the 2019 season, he’ll break …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 6:25 p.m.
Washington State improved to 3-0 last Friday and a 31-24 victory over Houston also pushed the Cougars up one spot to No. 19 in the Associated Press Top 25 rankings.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 11:26 p.m.
John Hightower returned a kickoff for a touchdown and caught another, and Hank Bachmeier threw for 238 yards as No. 22 Boise State beat Portland State 45-10 on Saturday night …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
Antoine Custer had reason to grimace following Eastern Washington’s gut-punching 49-44 loss at Jacksonville State on Saturday, but the senior running back smiled through the discomfort.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
Tua Tagovailoa threw for a career-high 444 yards and tied his personal best with five touchdowns to help No. 2 Alabama open Southeastern Conference play with a 47-23 victory over …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Eason and the Huskies (2-1) overwhelmed the Rainbow Warriors, taking a 21-0 lead in less than 9 minutes.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 9:08 p.m.
The fourth-ranked Eagles were held scoreless in the fourth quarter, allowing No. 17 Jacksonville State to run in late touchdown with less than a minute left to complete its 49-45 …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Eno Benjamin reached the ball to the goal line for a 1-yard touchdown run with 50 seconds remaining, and Arizona State beat No. 18 Michigan State 10-7 on Saturday in …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
It was the first 100-yard game for Smith, a graduate transfer from Louisville.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 6:37 p.m.
Championships aren’t won in the third game of the season, but trophies are handed out occasionally.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 11:54 p.m.
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. 14, 2019, 8:36 a.m.
The man who invented the Air Raid offense came out to watch two of his pupils square off Friday night at the Advocare Texas Kickoff game between Washington State and …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
TV Take: In battle billed as Air Raid masterclass, defense the difference in Washington State win over Houston
It was billed as a matchup of the earliest proponents of the Air Raid offense. Mike Leach, the mentor, versus Dana Holgorsen, his former player and assistant coach.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 10:19 p.m.
Difference makers from Washington State’s 31-24 win over Houston at NRG Stadium in Houston.
Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
A 13-year-old college football record was matched Friday night, at Washington State’s expense in the Advocare Texas Kickoff against Houston.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 14, 2019, 8:06 a.m.
The text message exchanges between Devard Darling, his brother and cousins this week were friendly and just a little fierce.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 6:16 p.m.
In the thin air of Laramie’s War Memorial Stadium, 7,215 feet above sea level, things can be seen clearly – including, perhaps, what kind of football team Idaho might be …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
Linebackers Dillon Sherman and Dominick Silvels, running back Clay Markoff absent for Washington State’s first road game
A pair of inside linebackers, Dillon Sherman and Dominick Silvels didn’t travel to Texas with the Cougars, and backup running back Clay Markoff didn’t make the first road trip of …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
Late-summer afternoon kickoffs in northeast Alabama are inherently hot, but a game featuring two of the country’s tradition-rich Football Championship Subdivision programs – it’s the STATS FCS Game of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 9:41 p.m.
For the second time in three years, there isn’t a game in which ranked teams face each other, but there are still some interesting matchups as the season enters its …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 6:06 p.m.
Hawaii coach Nick Rolovich is having some fun with his team’s start to the season, to the point of tweeting a picture of the Rose Bowl logo.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
Fifty years after 14 black football players were kicked off the University of Wyoming football team for seeking to wear armbands to protest racism, eight of them returned to the …
Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 5 a.m.
Why Washington State will beat Houston on Friday night at NRG Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 11:31 p.m.
Anthony Gordon threw three touchdown passes and No. 20 Washington State held off Houston 31-24 at NRG Stadium in Houston on Friday.