WSU Cougars Newsletter


Halliday’s big night leads Washington State to win

Quarterback throws for 544 yards and six touchdowns as Cougars hammer Portland State 59-21

Washington State quarterback Connor Halliday throws a pass Saturday against Portland State. The nation’s leading passer threw six touchdowns in the 59-21 victory.

Leach: Positive attitude is hurting Cougars

The Washington State football team is afflicted with an air of positivity that prevents it from realizing its flaws, according to coach Mike Leach.

Connections spice up Washington State-Nevada matchup

At various points in their high school careers, Isaac Dotson and Teondray Caldwell made the decision to play football at Nevada. On Friday they finally make good on their promises, but not in the way they originally intended.

Nevada sidelines familiar to Cougars running back coach

As an assistant at Nevada, Jim Mastro coached the running backs and coordinated Nevada’s recruiting efforts

When Chris Ault, above, was in his second stint as Nevada’s football coach, he worked with now-Washington State assistant Jim Mastro to develop the pistol offense, which helped launch quarterback Colin Kaepernick to stardom and the NFL.

Notebook: WSU’s Halliday turning a corner as a leader

Cougars quarterback tried to remain positive throughout the season-opening loss to Rutgers in Seattle

Teammates say the leadership skills of quarterback Connor Halliday (12) were on display during the season-opening loss to Rutgers on Thursday in Seattle.