WSU Cougar Head Logo Washington State University
WSU Insider
News and Information for Faculty, Staff, and the WSU Community

Aug. 28: Beasley screens free showing of Seattle game

quarterbackPULLMAN, Wash. – The opening football game of the Washington State University season will be shown for free at 7 p.m. Thursday on the big screens at Beasley Coliseum.

Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. No concessions will be available.

A public statement by the satellite service provider Dish TV, available online at, indicates Dish no longer expects to carry the Fox Sports 1 broadcast of the WSU vs. Rutgers game as originally planned because of an unresolved financial dispute between the satellite provider and Fox Sports 1.

The game against Rutgers is being played in Seattle. Find more from WSU Athletics at

Ed. Note: At 1 p.m. Wed., Aug. 27, the Seattle Times reported an agreement has now been reached between Fox Sports and Dish Network, removing a planned blackout of four college football games this weekend, including the Washington State-Rutgers game Thursday night at CenturyLink Field, a Pac-12 spokesman said Wednesday morning.

Next Story

Recent News

March 28: Crimson Reads explores early professional scholarship

A panel presentation, “From Dissertation to Book: Discussing the Process and Experience of Early Professional Scholarship,” will be held from 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, in the Terrell Library atrium. The event will also be livestreamed.

Seahawks mascot declared healthy after surgery at WSU

The augur hawk, named Taima, will be ready to lead his team onto the field when the NFL season kicks off after undergoing a short procedure to remove a concerning growth from his left foot.

UNIV course suite reviewed, refreshed

A system-wide committee has updated the suite of one-to-four-credit university student-success courses and processes for the first time in a decade, resulting in several changes effective starting in fall 2023.

Find More News

Subscribe for more updates