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Depsite poor attendance, Zduriencik deserves to stay

Depsite poor attendance, Zduriencik deserves to stay

By Trevor Williams, Evergreen columnist

September 11, 2013


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The number of seagulls circling the catwalks might’ve eclipsed the number of baseball fans in actual seats on Monday night at Safeco Field.The Mariners are in the midst of a disappointing losing season, and fans are growing impatient. Many have questioned the job security of General Manager Jack Zd...

Jensen named assistant

By Brett Gleason, Evergreen reporter

September 10, 2013


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A mere four months after his arrival in Pullman, Rod Jensen has earned himself a promotion.Washington State University men’s basketball Head Coach Ken Bone announced Monday that Jensen has been promoted to the role of assistant coach, filling the vacancy when Ben Johnson announced his departure jus...

Cougs emerge confident after upset victory

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 10, 2013


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Confidence exudes from the Washington State Cougar football team after its first win of the season against USC, a ranked opponent.  At Monday’s press conference, Head Coach Mike Leach and his players all expressed the need to focus on the upcoming game against Southern Utah. However, it seems t...

Cougars beat USC

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 9, 2013


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Senior cornerback Damante Horton intercepted two passes and carried one back for a touchdown in a 10-7 upset over the No. 25 ranked USC Trojans on Saturday night.The Washington State Cougars brought a stalwart defense to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and held the Trojans to single-digit points at home...

Men’s golf starts the season off in Pullman

Men’s golf starts the season off in Pullman

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men’s Golf reporter

September 9, 2013


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Men’s golf is back in the Palouse.The Washington State University Cougars will host the fifth annual Itani Quality Homes Collegiate Monday and Tuesday as part of the team’s home opener for the 2013-14 golf season.The Itani Quality Homes Collegiate will make its fifth appearance at Pullman’s Pal...

Stepping out in style; men’s basketball unveils new jerseys

By Trevor Williams, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


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The WSU Men’s Basketball team is hoping to turn over a new leaf in 2013. Cougar fans curious about what the team will look like this season now have their first look.The WSU Athletic Department and WSU basketball players Will DiIorio, DaVonté Lacy and D.J. Shelton unveiled the new Nike Hyperlite ...

Cougs look to shock Trojans on the road

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 6, 2013


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There is no rest for the weary, and there is no rest for the Cougars at the beginning of this football season. After a loss on the road against Auburn, WSU will travel to face a ranked opponent in a Pac-12 conference matchup against the University of Southern California Trojans on Saturday.Despite losing ...

Starting off fresh with Cross Country

Evan Baron, Evergreen Cross Country reporter

September 5, 2013


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Starting a new semester, freshmen at WSU are adjusting to a life of studying, socializing and living on their own. Freshman Conner Johnsen is adjusting to this life, while also competing as a long distance runner for the WSU Cross Country team.“It’s a lot different than high school,” Johnsen sai...

Johnson leaves WSU men’s basketball

Johnson leaves WSU men’s basketball

From staff reports

September 5, 2013


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Ben Johnson, the only assistant coach to make the transition from Tony Bennett’s coaching staff to Ken Bone’s, is leaving the WSU men’s basketball program.The departure was announced on Tuesday, ending Johnson’s nine-year coaching stint in crimson and gray. He saw the Cougars appear in the NCAA Tourname...

Underdogs in college football keep the sport entertaining

Shaun Knight, Evergreen columnist

September 4, 2013


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September is finally here.That means College football is officially underway. Roaring fans, superstar plays, and big hits. It’s Saturday football, and it’s here. Despite what you think you love about the game, though, there’s one aspect of college football that keeps our interest piqued year a...

Leach will produce a succesful season

Brigette Larsen, Evergreen columnist

September 4, 2013


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Hiring Mike Leach was a firm step in a positive direction for the Washington State football team.Leach provokes an undeniable confidence in both players and fans. When Leach stepped in two years ago, Cougar spirit became so alive it was almost tangible. His strong record at Texas Tech proved his ability to...

Offensive line shows promise

Evan Baron, Evergreen columnist

September 3, 2013


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Despite the 24-31 loss to Auburn on Saturday, there is one positive note that WSU head football coach Mike Leach and his staff can take away from this game; the strong performance by the offensive line.The play of the line is one of the main reasons why WSU could compete against Auburn. The Air Raid ...

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