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Pippins wants to bring back Apple Cup

Pippins wants to bring back Apple Cup

JACOB MOORE, Evergreen sports editor

October 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Football, Men's, Showcase, Sports, Sports Weekend 2017, Sports Weekend 2018

Of all the Cougar football games senior cornerback Marcellus Pippins has played in, one sticks out more than others — the 2014 Apple Cup. It was the first Apple Cup he played in, and his third collegiate game overall. University of Washington beat WSU in the 2014 rivalry game, then again in 2015...

Cougars look to avoid second loss of season

Cougars look to avoid second loss of season

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports, Sports Weekend 2017

WSU football (6-1, 3-1) will look to bounce back from its first loss of the season when they step on the field against University of Colorado, Boulder (4-3, 1-3) on Saturday. University of California, Berkeley (4-3, 1-3) beat the Cougars 37-3 last Friday night. WSU sophomore rush linebacker Derek Moo...

WSU wide receiver Tavares Martin Jr. suspended

JACOB MOORE, Evergreen reporter

October 17, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

Junior wide receiver Tavares Martin Jr. has been temporarily suspended and will not participate in the upcoming game against Colorado on Saturday, Associate Director of Athletics Bill Stevens confirmed. Stefanie Loh of the Seattle Times reported that the wide receiver lost "his temper at his teammates...

Golden Bears spoil Cougars’ undefeated season

Golden Bears spoil Cougars’ undefeated season

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

October 15, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

No. 15 WSU (6-1, 3-1) lost for the first time this year, as the team fell to University of California, Berkeley (4-3, 1-3) by a final score of 37-3 Friday night. From the opening kickoff, a combination of penalties and a lack of offensive rhythm ailed the Cougars. Despite a reasonable effort from...

Cougs look to stay unbeaten in Berkeley

Cougs look to stay unbeaten in Berkeley

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's, Showcase, Sports

After notching its first road win of the season, No. 8 WSU (6-0, 3-0) will travel to Berkeley on a short week to take on University of California, Berkeley (3-3, 0-3). Cougar football is coming off a 33-10 victory over Oregon (4-2, 1-2), in which the defense held the number-one total offense in the...

Air quality being monitored for football game in Berkeley

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

Ongoing wildfires in California are causing concern for Friday’s WSU football game against Cal Berkeley. The game is scheduled to take place Friday at 7:30 p.m. in California Memorial Stadium. Cal Athletics released a statement this morning saying they do not expect any changes to the scheduled...

Cougar football controls its own destiny, performance

Cougar football controls its own destiny, performance

BRADEN JOHNSON, Evergreen columnist

October 12, 2017


Filed under Columns, Football, Men's, Sports

Once an anchor to the Air Raid, the WSU football team’s defense is now making national head waves. A 6-0 start, highlighted by a win over a top-five opponent, and a No. 8 ranking in the Associated Press’ top 25 poll certainly increase exposure, and the numbers speak for themselves. The Cougar...

Cougar football passes its first road test

Cougar football passes its first road test

SAM HEIKELL, Evergreen sports columnist

October 10, 2017


Filed under Columns, Football, Men's, Sports

With an unusual schedule this year, WSU football held its first five games at home and was left with five of the next seven games on the road. Even though the Cougs have exceeded expectations so far, one question remains – will they be capable of continuing their success away from home? Despite...

Leach talks expanded playoffs, upcoming game

Leach talks expanded playoffs, upcoming game

TYLER SHUEY, Evergreen assistant sports editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

WSU football Head Coach Mike Leach did not spend much time talking about the Cougars’ high ranking at a football news conference Monday, though just days ago the team (6-0, 3-0) broke into the Associated Press’ top-10. Instead, Leach addressed topics that ranged from a 64-team college football...

Cougars secure sixth straight, move to No. 8

Cougars secure sixth straight, move to No. 8

JACKSON GARDNER, Evergreen reporter

October 8, 2017


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

WSU football (6-0, 3-0) concluded their first road trip by knocking off University of Oregon (4-2, 1-2) with a score of 33-10 Saturday at Autzen Stadium. The win was enough to jump the Cougars three spots in Associated Press’ top-25 poll to No. 8 in the nation — three rankings behind No. 5 University...

UW denies ASWSU Global’s request for Apple Cup tickets

UW denies ASWSU Global’s request for Apple Cup tickets

JACOB MOORE, Evergreen sports editor

October 6, 2017


Filed under Football, Sports

University of Washington denied ASWSU Global from purchasing 80 group tickets for this year’s Apple Cup in Seattle. Sheldon Adams, UW director of group and digital sales, responded days after CeCe Smith of ASWSU Global initially tried to buy the group tickets. "We have been asked by our senior administrati...

WSU freshman football players dismissed for alleged shoplifting

JESSICA ZHOU, Evergreen assistant news editor

October 6, 2017


Filed under Crime, Football, News, Pullman Community, Sports, WSU Pullman campus

WSU football players Zaire Webb and Anthony White Jr. were dismissed from the team after they allegedly attempted to shoplift $225 of products from Walmart. According to Pullman Police Department's logs, the two were arrested Wednesday evening. Thursday evening the players were removed from the WSU football roster online. Pullman PD said t...

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