WSU Cougars Newsletter


Forward Josh Hawkinson arrives ahead of schedule at WSU

The prevailing theory was that Josh Hawkinson would need at least a couple of more years to develop, but this breakout forward at Washington State...

Washington State head coach Ernie Kent, right, low-fives forward Josh Hawkinson (24) after defeating Washington in an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, in Seattle. Washington State won 80-77.

Tacoma’s Xavier Cooper leaving WSU early for NFL Draft

The football rebuilding process at Washington State took a turn for the worse Friday afternoon when defensive lineman Xavier Cooper informed The News...

Utah quarterback Travis Wilson (7) releases the ball as he takes a hit from Washington State defensive lineman Xavier Cooper (96) during the first half during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Washington State won 28-27.

Washington State football closes out disappointing season

Hopes were high for this season after the Cougars went to their first bowl game in a decade in 2013. But they opened with consecutive losses to Rutgers...

Washington State coach Mike Leach, left, talks with quarterback Luke Falk, right, on the sideline in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Washington, Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, in Pullman, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Cougars’ Allison gets a rude reception in Seattle

Adorned in his “crimson gear,” WSU linebacker Jeremiah Allison later snubbed by Huskies friends after a Cougars Apple Cup victory

Linebacker Jeremiah Allison still has emotional scars from his rude treatment he suffered from Huskies players after the Cougars’ Apple Cup win in 2012, and he can’t wait for a little payback in Pullman on Saturday.

Connor Halliday leaves a remarkable example, high marks for future WSU quarterbacks to pursue

Halliday never won as many games as Jason Gesser and probably won’t be drafted early in the first round like Drew Bledsoe, Jack Thompson and Ryan Leaf, but he has the all-time school records for passing yards (11,304) and touchdowns (90). ...