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Mariners running out of time

Mariners running out of time

Beau Bailey Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The Seattle Mariners are staring through the wrong side of an almost-empty hourglass.The clock is winding down on the once-heralded prospects that made Seattle’s farm system one of the best in baseball. They are the ones who made losing bearable, who fueled the most hopeful fan base since that of P...

A new day in Cougar Men’s Basketball

Shaun Knight Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

October 2, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The level of confidence among coaches and players about the upcoming season in WSU Men’s Basketball was widely manifested as the team held their first official on-campus practice Tuesday.The team, which spent the weekend in Lewiston as part of the annual off-campus team retreat, fielded questions from t...

Changing the date in Seattle

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 2, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The 2014 Cougar Football schedule for next season changed Tuesday when the opener against Rutgers University moved from Friday, Aug. 29 to Thursday, Aug. 28.The teams will play the game in CenturyLink Field for the annual Seattle Game.“A large amount of our fan base is from the west side, and being a...

Brady still tops Peyton

Chris Shaw Evergreen columnist

October 2, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

It's no secret the Denver Broncos have quarterback Peyton Manning to thank for their 4-0 start; he's thrown for 16 touchdowns and zero interceptions in the first four games of the 2013 season. The buzz around the league says Manning is the best quarterback on the field right now, and possibly the bes...

Del Rio is the right fit for Trojans

Evan Baron Evergreen columnist

October 1, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

After Lane Kiffin's firing following an embarrassing loss to Arizona State on Saturday, the USC football program is on the verge of hitting rock bottom.Since former USC head football coach Pete Carroll left the program in 2010, USC has not attained that level of leadership prestige. The mindset of...

Keep the Cougars in Pullman

Trevor Williams Evergreen columnist

October 1, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The phrase “home sweet home” is starting to take on a whole new meaning for a Washington State University football team that has now lost three consecutive Seattle games.WSU's students and football team headed back to Pullman again following the Cougars’ devastating 55-17 loss to Stanford at Cent...

Cougars remain confident after Stanford blowout loss

Cougars remain confident after Stanford blowout loss

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 1, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Other than calling the “popcorn guy” awesome, Washington State Head Football Coach Mike Leach didn't say much else in his press conference Monday. The players were equally soft-spoken, just a couple of days removed from their loss to the Stanford Cardinal. Leach said he was pleased with the eff...

Double kill in Seattle

Evan Baron | Evergreen football reporter

September 30, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Riding a three game winning streak, the WSU football team had momentum Saturday night when they took the field at Century Link Field in Seattle and felt they could pull off the upset against No. 5 ranked Stanford.The Cougar defense ranked as one of the top defenses in the country, along with an offense that aver...

Headed to the west side

By Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

September 27, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

In the fifth game of the 2013 schedule, Washington State University football will face the fifth-ranked team in the country.Both the Cougars and the No. 5 Stanford will travel to Seattle to play Saturday night in a nationally televised game on ESPN.Even though the teams will play in CenturyLink Fiel...

Men’s golf finishes tied for first overall in Colorado tournament

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 25, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

A tale of two teams was the theme for the WSU Men’s Golf team as play concluded at the Mark Simpson CU Invitational today.Washington State opened up to a sloppy start in the team’s third tournament of the year, partly due to gale-force winds and heavy rainfall on the course. An impressive team reb...

Giants shouldn’t panic yet

By Evan Baron, Evergreen columnist

September 25, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

The chances of reaching the postseason are slim for NFL teams who have not won a game this year and currently have three losses.However, there is one NFL team in particular who has the best chance of turning their season around and advancing to the playoffs: the New York Giants.It’s not looking pret...

A desire to compete against the best

By Shaun Knight, Evergreen Men's Golf reporter

September 24, 2013


Filed under Men's, Sports

Michael Anderson's competitive edge burns stronger today as a college player than it ever did in his younger years.WSU men's golfer Anderson, a 5-foot-11 junior out of Phoenix, Ariz., is entering his third season with the team, and has already tallied two top-ten finishes in two tournaments.“My passi...

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