WSU Cougars Newsletter


WSU spring football: Peyton Pelluer reflects Cougars’ new defensive goals

Among other things, the Washington State linebackers are going to focus on forcing and recovering fumbles this season.

WSU’s Xavier Cooper brings perseverance, pride in hometown Tacoma to NFL draft

The Wilson High graduate overcame a learning disability and took advantage of opportune coincidences in his hometown and Pullman to the cusp of realizing...

Washington State defensive lineman Xavier Cooper runs a drill during the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis on Feb. 22. The Tacoma native improved his draft stock by running a position-best 4.86 seconds in the 40-yard dash.

WSU spring football: Redshirt freshman QB Peyton Bender makes his push

Redshirt freshman Peyton Bender and returning sophomore Luke Falk have beem given equal repetitions at quarterback and either could realistically win the starting job next season. Falk seemed to be the favorite but Bender has closed the gap after...

WSU spring football: Cougars’ defense amps up pressure on quarterbacks

New defensive coordinator Alex Grinch promised pressure from his defense and it appears it is starting to deliver.

WSU spring football: RB Keith Harrington impresses, but must become more consistent

Flashes and bursts are the images most appropriately associated with the inconstant nature of freshman running back Keith Harrington, whose coaches are annoyed by his inconsistency, but beguiled by his unpredictable running style.