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Cammon Cooper sees first team snaps in first spring practice with pads

Cammon Cooper sees first team snaps in first spring practice with pads

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

March 27, 2019

WSU football put on its pads for the first time this spring Tuesday at Martin Stadium. On a partly cloudy day in Pullman, the coaches got a much better idea of how their team looked when the offense squared off against the defense in what seemed to be the best practice to date so far this spring. “I...

Kyle Smith receives 6 year contract to become men’s basketball head coach

Kyle Smith receives 6 year contract to become men’s basketball head coach

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

March 27, 2019

University of San Francisco's Kyle Smith has agreed to a six year contract to become WSU's next men's basketball head coach and will be paid $1.4 million annually. Smith will be formerly introduced during a press conference Monday. "We set a goal of finding the best head coach for Washington State...

Reports: San Francisco’s Kyle Smith expected to be named men’s basketball head coach

DYLAN GREENE, Evergreen deputy sports editor

March 26, 2019

University of San Francisco's Kyle Smith is expected to be named the next WSU men's basketball head coach, according to CBS Sports. Smith has coached the Dons for the past three seasons and lead them to 20 or more wins each year including a 21-10 record in 2018-19. The head coaching position became...

Cougs should look at bridge for coaching woes

Cougs should look at bridge for coaching woes

ALEX BIVIANO, Evergreen columnist

March 26, 2019

The end of the Ernie Kent era has spread joy across campus as WSU men’s basketball finally has a chance to compete in the Pac-12 now that it is headed in a new direction. Kent was holding WSU back, especially given his enormous salary. WSU expected a top-tier coach but received an overpaid underpe...

Men’s golf ends No. 13 at Duck Invitational

Men’s golf ends No. 13 at Duck Invitational

RYAN NGO, Evergreen reporter

March 26, 2019

The WSU men’s golf sits in 13th place following the first round of the Oregon Duck Invitational in Creswell, Oregon. The team scored a collective 303 in both the first and second rounds of the invitational. The Cougars finished the day with a team score of 606, led by junior Nicklaus Chiam 72 (E)...

Cougars fall to Loyola by one run

Cougars fall to Loyola by one run

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

March 26, 2019

WSU was defeated by Loyola Marymount University 3-2 on Monday in a low scoring single game series at George C. Page Stadium in Los Angeles after an unsuccessful ninth inning rally. Freshman left-handed pitcher Tyson Guerrero got his first career start for the Cougars and pitched three innings, giving...

Baseball loses eighth straight game to No. 22 UC Irvine

Baseball loses eighth straight game to No. 22 UC Irvine

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

March 24, 2019

Cougar baseball lost their eighth game in a row as No. 22 UC Irvine completed a three-game sweep of WSU with an 8-4 victory Sunday.  The Anteaters (15-4) outscored the Cougars (6-16) 17-6 in the three-game series. WSU’s bats came out firing in the first inning when it took a 2-0 lead. Senior ca...

UC Irvine clinches series over WSU

UC Irvine clinches series over WSU

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

March 24, 2019

WSU baseball fell to No. 22 UC Irvine 5-1 Saturday in what was a pitching battle until the Anteaters took over in the sixth inning. The Cougars (6-15) started junior left-handed pitcher AJ Block who went 5 2/3 innings giving up three runs and four hits and striking out seven batters. UC Irvine...

Minshew’s return, quarterback play highlight second spring practice

Minshew’s return, quarterback play highlight second spring practice

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

March 23, 2019

The sun was out in Pullman on Saturday afternoon as WSU football took the field at Martin Stadium for its second spring practice. The Cougars started off the day with position-specific drills. Quarterbacks worked on connecting with the wide receivers, the defensive lineman squared off with the offensi...

Anteaters silence Coug bats in series opener

Anteaters silence Coug bats in series opener

ISAAC SEMMLER, Evergreen reporter

March 23, 2019

WSU baseball dropped its sixth straight game as they fell to No. 22 UC Irvine 4-1 Friday in California. Freshman right-handed pitcher Brandon White made his fifth start of the season for the Cougars (6-14, 0-3). He had a rough game last time out against Arizona State where his ERA shot up to 5.06...

Cougs battle Anteaters in California

Cougs battle Anteaters in California

SAM GRANT, Evergreen reporter

March 22, 2019

WSU baseball will compete in a three-game away series against No. 22 University of California, Irvine starting Friday. The Cougars (6-13, 0-3) are coming off a three-game series sweep at the hands of then-No. 9 Arizona State (20-0, 3-0) and are on a five-game losing streak. UC Irvine (12-4) is...

Jamire Calvin misses first spring practice

Jamire Calvin misses first spring practice

JOHN SPELLMAN, Evergreen reporter

March 21, 2019

WSU football took the field on Thursday to kick off spring camp for the first time since taking down Iowa State nearly three months ago. The first day of spring practice featured a lot of individual-position drills, a welcome sight for the players after they spent the majority of the winter stuck...

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