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Keys to Apple Cup victory for WSU

Keys to Apple Cup victory for WSU

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2018


Filed under Apple Cup 2018, Football, Men's, Sports

The Apple Cup is upon us once again and we all know of WSU’s struggles in the rivalry with Washington. Since Mike Leach took the helm, the team is 1-5 in Apple Cups. The sole victory came in overtime in 2012 and the five losses came by an average margin of 23.6 points. But this year is different....

Once a Coug, always a Coug

Once a Coug, always a Coug

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

November 22, 2018


Filed under Apple Cup 2018, Features, Football, Men's, Sports, Top-feature

It’s rare when a football player arrives on a campus and starts from the very get-go. But senior cornerback Darrien Molton did and he hasn’t surrendered the role since. He wasn’t just given the starting spot though, he had to earn it and Darrien’s dad, Kevin Molton, said that is something...

Keys to Apple Cup victory for UW

Keys to Apple Cup victory for UW

ALEC DIETZ, The Daily UW assistant sports editor

November 22, 2018


Filed under Apple Cup 2018, Football, Men's, Sports

Key 1: Intimidate the Cougar receivers This has been a key since Chris Petersen’s first season at Washington, where for the duration of the previous Apple Cups, Washington State’s receivers haven’t been able to get separation from a talented group of defensive backs. After last season’s ...

‘Crimson Superman’

‘Crimson Superman’

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

November 22, 2018


Filed under Features, Football, Men's, Sports

Minshew mania continues to sweep across WSU and much of the nation. With his strong season and stellar mustache taking the country by storm, Tom Hutyler wanted to write a song about the Cougars star quarterback Gardner Minshew II. Hutyler, the PA announcer for the Seattle Mariners, has always had a passion fo...

Why UW will win

Why UW will win

JOSH KIRSHENBAUM, The Daily UW sports editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

Washington’s defense under Chris Petersen has been, to say the very least, quite good. The Huskies have given up more than 30 points just three times in the past four seasons — all to teams ranked No. 12 or higher — and haven’t allowed more than 35 in that span. The Dawgs been more than adept...

Why WSU will win

Why WSU will win

RYAN MOSHER, Evergreen sports editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under Apple Cup 2018, Football, Men's, Showcase, Sports

The Cougars have one of the most potent offenses in college football. However, Leach’s Air Raid offense has struggled in past Apple Cups against Chris Petersen’s defense. But Petersen and the Huskies have never seen an offense like this from WSU. The Air Raid offense is better than ever and a...

No. 8 Cougars maul Wildcats

No. 8 Cougars maul Wildcats

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 18, 2018


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

Despite a chilly Martin Stadium, No. 8 WSU football was anything but cold Saturday as it took down University of Arizona in the second-to-last game of the regular season. WSU scored 55 points in the first half alone en route to a 69-28 victory. "We're not that good, they're not that bad, OK, but I...

‘The start of my goodbye’

‘The start of my goodbye’

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen editor-in-chief

November 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Football, Men's, Sports, Sports Weekend 2018, Top-feature

In football, the arm of a quarterback, the hands of a receiver and the feet of a running back are glorified by the people looking at the sport from the outside. But for those who have or do play the sport, there is a place they pay attention to where the outcome of nearly every game is decided —...

Cougars look for revenge against Arizona

Cougars look for revenge against Arizona

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 16, 2018


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

For No. 8 WSU football, the saying “there’s no place like home” is especially true. The Cougars are coming into the weekend on a 12-game winning streak at home and look to extend it to 13 as they host University of Arizona on Saturday. The Cougars (9-1) also look to keep their College Football...

Week 11 Pac-12 North power rankings

Week 11 Pac-12 North power rankings

SHAWN P. O'CONNOR, Evergreen reporter

November 13, 2018


Filed under Football, Men's, Sports

Here is how the Pac-12 North teams stack up after week 11. 1. No. 8 WSU (Last week: 1) WSU continued its dominant season Saturday, taking down University of Colorado 31-7. The WSU offense started slow but couldn’t be stopped late, scoring 31 unanswered points to close out the game. Quarte...

Cougars carve up Buffaloes 31-7

Cougars carve up Buffaloes 31-7

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

November 10, 2018


Filed under Football, Men's, Showcase, Sports

Each week that No. 8 WSU football steps on the field, more eyes will be tuned in to see if the Cougars are a team that deserves to be in the national championship conversation. The team traveled to Boulder on Saturday to take on University of Colorado and might have gained more believers after a 31-7...

Pullman PD releases video of Broughton arrest

IAN SMAY, Evergreen reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under Crime, Football, Local, News, Pullman Community, Sports

The Pullman Police Department has released footage from an officer-worn body camera and surveillance cameras showing the arrest of former WSU cornerback Treshon Broughton at Bob’s Corner Market on Feb. 18, 2017 that has led to a civil suit against the department. The footage, which was originally obtain...

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