PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — Washington State linebacker Peyton Pelluer has been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA.
Pelluer started the first three games of last season but missed the final 10 with a foot injury. The senior has made 34 starts and has 254 tackles the past four seasons.
He was injured in WSU's victory over Oregon State in September.
Nevada (0-3) at No. 18 Washington State (3-0), Saturday, 6 p.m. ET (Pac-12 Networks)
Line: Washington State by 28
Series record: Washington State leads 2-1.
WHAT'S AT STAKE
Washington State is looking for its first 4-0 start since 2001, and to avenge a 2014 loss in Reno. Nevada seeks to bounce back from an embarrassing 30-28 loss last weekend to FCS bottom feeder Idaho State and give new head coach Jay Norvell his first win with the Wolf Pack.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Linebacker Peyton Pelluer of No. 18 Washington State broke his foot in Saturday's victory over Oregon State and is done for the season.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The best show at Pac-12 media days for six years running has been Washington State coach Mike Leach's news conference.
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The return of record-setting quarterback Luke Falk for his senior year highlights Thursday's opening of spring practice for the Washington State football team, which is seeking a third consecutive bowl game.
The Cougars have 15 returning starters, including All-America offensive guard Cody O'Connell, a trio of established running backs and veteran linebackers Peyton Pelluer and Isaac Dotson.
The Cougars went 8-5 last season, losing to Minnesota in the Holiday Bowl.