PULLMAN, Wash. – Alumnus James Franklin, 41, has been named head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions football team.Continue reading
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PULLMAN, Wash. – The Pac-12 conference has released its 2014 schedule and Washington State University will host five conference football games in Martin Stadium along with a season-opening contest against Rutgers for the Seattle game.Continue reading
By Tim Marsh, for WSU News
PULLMAN, Wash. – When Washington State University meets Colorado State University in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl football game on Saturday, at least one CSU employee will be wearing WSU’s crimson and gray. Alumnus Albert E. “Al” Powell, Jr. talks about Cougar spirit and the two land-grant universities in this Q & A interview.Continue reading
By Bill Stevens, WSU Athletics
PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University Cougars have accepted an invitation to play in the Gildan New Mexico Bowl at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21. The game will be televised live nationally on ESPN and will be the first of 35 bowl games during the next month.Continue reading
PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University and University of Washington football teams tied 5-5 in their first Apple Cup on Nov. 29, 1900, in Seattle. Coverage in The Evergreen, WSU’s student newspaper, fanned the flames for the rivalry that continues today: “No one denies that our defensive work was far superior to that of the U. of W.,” the front page reported on Dec. 5, 1900.Continue reading
Photos of Saturday’s win over Utah by Shelly Hanks, WSU Photo Services
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) – Connor Halliday threw for 488 yards and four touchdowns as Washington State University beat Utah 49-37 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2006.Continue reading
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PULLMAN, Wash. – Bill Moos, Washington State University director of athletics, has extended head football coach Mike Leach’s contract through the 2018 season, Moos announced today.Continue reading
Video, photos by Tim Marsh, special to WSU News
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) – Sean Mannion threw for 493 yards and four touchdowns as Oregon State University beat Washington State University 52-24 on Saturday night.Continue reading
PULLMAN, Wash. – It’s Dad’s Weekend and Armed Forces Appreciation Day at Washington State University this Saturday, when the 4-2 Cougars will take on the Oregon State Beavers in a sold-out Pac-12 football matchup beginning at 7:30 p.m. in Martin Stadium.
SEATTLE – Cougar fans are invited to donate school supplies and other items to the annual CyberCoug Seattle Football Supplies Drive on Saturday, Sept. 28, at Pyramid Alehouse, 1201 First Ave S, Seattle.
Items will be accepted during the three hours prior to 7 p.m. kickoff for the WSU vs. Stanford game at CenturyLink Field. Donations of school supplies, clothing, shoes, toiletries and baby items are welcome. For a detailed list, and more information, see http://cce.wsu.edu/students/global-campus/events/.
Donations will go to Mary’s Place, a women’s and children’s homeless shelter. Associated Students of Washington State University Global and the WSU Center for Civic Engagement are sponsoring the effort.