STAT WATCH: Midseason leaders a mix of familiar, new names
A review of college football statistics at midseason shows a lot of familiar names at or near the top of the charts, and a few surprises, too.
No. 18 Arizona State faces high-powered Washington State
Washington State (3-2, 0-2 Pac-12) at No. 18 Arizona State (5-1, 1-1), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (Pac-12 Network).
Cougars, No. 19 Utes limp into game coming off big losses
A week ago, the game between Washington State and Utah looked as though it might be a showdown between ranked and undefeated teams, and perhaps even a preview of the conference...
No. 19 Utah seeking first win over Washington St. since 2012
Washington State (3-1, 0-1 Pac-12) at No. 19 Utah (3-1, 0-1), Saturday at 10 p.m. EDT (FS1).
Thompson-Robinson, UCLA rally past No. 19 Washington St.
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Coach Chip Kelly says he never lost faith in his UCLA team, even as it was losing its first three games.
Kelly said the Bruins played hard all 12 quarters of those...
No. 19 Washington State seeks 4-0 start when they face UCLA
UCLA (0-3) at No. 19 Washington State (3-0), Saturday at 10:30 p.m. EDT (ESPN).
Gordon leads No. 20 Washington State over Houston 31-24
HOUSTON (AP) — After No. 20 Washington State struggled to get going early on Friday night against Houston before pulling away in the second half for a win, coach Mike Leach lamented that his team...
Washington State plays Houston in first big test for Cougs
Here are some things to watch in the Pac-12 Conference this week:
GAME OF THE WEEK:
No. 20 Washington State (2-0) against Houston (1-1) at NRG Stadium. Are the Cougars the real deal?...
No. 20 Washington State faces first test at Houston
No. 20 Washington State (2-0) at Houston (1-1), Friday at 9:15 p.m. EDT (ESPN).
Gordon leads No. 22 Washington St. over N. Colorado 59-17
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — In two games as a starter, Washington State quarterback Anthony Gordon is averaging better than 50 points and 400 passing yards. He isn't doing it alone.
Gordon, No. 22 Washington State hosts FCS Northern Colorado
Northern Colorado (0-1) at No. 22 Washington State (1-0), Saturday at 5 p.m. EDT (Pac-12 Network).
Gordon shines as No. 23 Washington State rolls to 58-7 win
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Anthony Gordon's starting debut for No. 23 Washington State was perfect for most of the first half and nearly flawless overall.
No. 23 Washington State enters new season with untested QB
Anthony Gordon has barely seen the field in three seasons at Washington State but the Cougars are his team now.
Gordon emerged as the starter from fall camp and will be under center Saturday...
No. 23 Washington St. seeks 3rd straight season-opening win
New Mexico State (3-9 last season) at No. 23 Washington State (11-2), Saturday at 10 p.m. ET (Pac-12 Network).
Pac-12 saw some key QB competitions heading into season
Gardner Minshew's success was something of a pleasant surprise last season for Washington State. Now the Cougars will look to his backup, Anthony Gordon.
Longtime backup QB to start for No. 23 Washington State
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Longtime backup quarterback Anthony Gordon has been named the starter for No. 23 Washington State heading into Saturday's season opener against New Mexico State.
Washington St may go with another graduate transfer at QB
There's a good chance Washington State coach Mike Leach will once again turn the Cougars' Air Raid offense over to a graduate transfer quarterback.
Pac-12 Spring: Cougars looking to replace Gardner Minshew
While Gardner Minshew prepared for the NFL draft, his former team, Washington State, was auditioning potential replacements.
The Cougars have a spirited quarterback competition involving a...
Washington State QB depth chart does not reveal starter
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State's depth chart for Saturday's season opener at Wyoming provides little clarity about who will start at quarterback.
The depth chart lists four quarterbacks, and indicates any of the four could start.
Coach Mike Leach said last week that he would name a starter whenever he felt like it, and perhaps not before game time.
The Cougars are seeking to replace four-year starter Luke Falk.
Washington St adds graduate transfer quarterback
PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State has added a graduate transfer out of East Carolina who will compete for the job to replace departed recording-setting QB Luke Falk.
Gardner Minshew threw for 2,140 yards and 16 touchdowns last season at East Carolina. He appeared in 10 games for the Pirates last season, starting five.
Washington St has questions at QB now that Falk has moved on
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — After years of enjoying the record-setting exploits of quarterback Luke Falk, Washington State faces big questions looking toward next season.
Lacking numbers, Mike Leach keeps first-team offensive line together for Washington State spring game
In a perfect world, Mike Leach would’ve divided his offensive linemen into two even teams for Saturday’s Crimson and Gray game at Joe Albi Stadium.
The Cougars didn’t have the numbers. Their coach called an audible.
Video: Washington State quarterback Trey Tinsley post Crimson and Gray game
Trey Tinsley talks about his own performance and grades fellow QB Anthony Gordon after the spring scrimmage.
All eyes on QBs as Washington State moves its spring routine to Spokane for Crimson & Gray game
PULLMAN – In Saturday’s Crimson & Gray game, Trey Tinsley and Anthony Gordon will both have the opportunity to do something that isn’t guaranteed for either after the annual scrimmage at Joe Albi Stadium in Spokane.
That is, start at quarterback for the Washington State Cougars.
It could be the first of a few-dozen for one of WSU’s redshirt juniors. It could be the last for the other.
Five to watch: Players to keep an eye on during the Crimson & Gray game
PULLMAN – For the viewing public, the Crimson & Gray game often serves as a first glimpse at the standouts-to-be on Washington State’s football roster. Second-year freshmen who are primed to break out after spending a redshirt season. Junior college transfers who fans have yet to see in action. Or former backups who are finally thrown into starting roles.
Video: Washington State quarterback Anthony Gordon post scrimmage April 14
Washington State quarterback Anthony Gordon talks about the competition between him and redshirt junior Trey Tinsley.
Video: Washington State wide receiver Easop Winston post practice April 10
Cougars wide receiver Easop Winston talks about how he’s improved since last season and his relationship with former JC teammate and WSU quarterback Anthony Gordon.