RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Washington State Cougars

A collection of news and information related to Washington State Cougars published by this site and its partners.

Top Washington State Cougars Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • USC's Dion Bailey glad to be thinking out of the box

    USC's Dion Bailey glad to be thinking out of the box
    The view was completely different, but for Dion Bailey the result nearly the same. Bailey, a two-year starting linebacker for USC, led the Trojans in interceptions in 2012. This season, he switched to safety, moving him farther from the bustle of the...
  • UCLA not playing blame game as it tries to bounce back from losses

    UCLA is where it belongs in the Pac-12, for now. A two-game audition, losing to No. 2 Oregon and No. 6 Stanford, showed the Bruins were not quite ready to strut across the big stage. It's what they do moving forward that will decide whether they...
  • Virginia heads to Tobacco Road for daunting two-game trip

    During his three seasons as Washington State's coach, playing two conference games on the road in three days was no big deal for Tony Bennett. It was standard operating procedure. With the Atlantic Coast Conference adding nationally televised Monday...
  • Some routs just don't follow the rules

    Some routs just don't follow the rules
    North Texas visited Oklahoma on opening weekend in 2007 and was clobbered, 79-10. A few days later, sitting in his home office a few blocks from where the wipeout took place, Barry Switzer said North Texas got what it deserved. "They had no game...
  • Government shutdown won't extend to Air Force-Navy contest

    Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. Each Friday, The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Saturday's menu of games: MORNING Air Force (1-4) at Navy (2-1)...
  • USC football: Su'a Cravens is excited to play at the Coliseum

    USC football: Su'a Cravens is excited to play at the Coliseum
    Su'a Cravens wasted no time making an impression for USC by intercepting a pass in the first quarter of the Trojans' 30-13 victory at Hawaii. Now the freshman safety is looking forward to his first game in the Coliseum. Cravens will start again on...
  • USC falls to Washington State, 10-7

    USC falls to Washington State, 10-7
    USC's streak of 15 consecutive wins in home openers is over. Washington State defeated the Trojans, 10-7, at the Coliseum in what was also a Pac-12 Conference opener. USC was held to less than 10 points for only the fourth time in 143 games. The...
  • USC football: Defense ranks first in several categories

    USC football: Defense ranks first in several categories
    While USC fans booed Lane Kiffin’s play-calling during the Trojans’ 10-7 loss to Washington State, the defense has mostly earned raves. The defense has given up only one touchdown in two games. The Trojans, who play Boston College on...
  • Giving up play-calling reins hard for some coaches

    Giving up play-calling reins hard for some coaches
    Hiring a staff and schmoozing with boosters was not the toughest thing Mike Bellotti had to do after he was hired as head coach at Oregon in 1995. The toughest part was replacing the offensive coordinator, Mike Bellotti. It meant giving up the thing...
  • USC football: Lane Kiffin felt Cody Kessler's confidence building

    USC Coach Lane Kiffin could sense Cody Kessler's confidence building. In his first game as USC's designated starting quarterback, Kessler completed 15 of 17 passes for 237 yards and two touchdowns in the Trojans' 35-7 victory over Boston College. As...
  • Las Vegas Bowl: USC caps 10-win season with rout of Fresno State

    USC finished off a topsy-turvy season on a high note Saturday with a dominating performance in the Las Vegas Bowl by defeating Fresno State, 45-20. Game MVP Cody Kessler passed for 344 yards and a bowl record four touchdowns to lead USC (10-4) to the...