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April 19: Seahawks’ Trufant hosts scholarship fundraiser

strikes-for-scholarships-logo-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Five College of Education sport management students are teaming up with former Cougar and Seattle Seahawks football defensive back Marcus Trufant to host the inaugural Trufant Family Foundation Strikes for Scholarships 1-3:30 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at Zeppoz bowling lanes in Pullman.Continue reading

Coug spirit an aspiration of bowl rival, says alumnus

By Tim Marsh, for WSU News

Al-Powell-80PULLMAN, 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

Apple Cup coverage part of online football collection

Apple-Cup-football-program-cover-detailPULLMAN, 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