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Cougar men’s basketball set to return to the Palouse

Cougar men’s basketball set to return to the Palouse

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball

November 1, 2013


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Washington State University men's basketball is back.The Cougars will lace up their shoes and put on their home uniforms for the first time tonight this season as they match up against the Central Washington Wildcats at Beasley Coliseum in an exhibition game.Although the 2013-14 season doesn't officiall...

A scary sight

A scary sight

Evan Baron Evergreen Football reporter

November 1, 2013


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On a cold and cloudless Halloween night, the No. 25 ranked Arizona State Sun Devils were the team who earned their treats, while the WSU Cougars were tricked the entire night.From multiple fake punts and read-option plays by ASU, WSU had no answer for the Sun Devils and fell by a score of 21-55.Afte...

MJ is the real king

MJ is the real king

Adam Loewy Evergreen columnist

October 31, 2013


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It’s been said that to be the best, you have to beat the best. During an interview about the new NBA 2K14 video game, Michael Jordan said he could have defeated Lebron James in a game of one-on-one when he was in his prime.  Michael Jordan is 100 percent right. There are some incredible all-time ...

A bright Cougar future

Evan Baron Evergreen columnist

October 30, 2013


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The Washington State University men's basketball team is ranked last in the conference entering this season. The 2013-14 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Media Poll was released on Oct. 17, after WSU finished in a tie for last place with Oregon State last year and lost key scorers such as Brock Motum and Mike ...

Tough mentality

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 30, 2013


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When he first went down, he didn’t realize the magnitude of what had happened. There was really no way he could. He had never experienced anything like it. Linebacker Darryl Monroe went into his freshman year at Washington State University without ever suffering a season-ending injury. In fact, he s...

Deadly aim; The Cougars’ prolific sharpshooter shines

Deadly aim; The Cougars’ prolific sharpshooter shines

Evan Baron Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

October 30, 2013


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Most 6-foot-7 basketball players have the duty of lining up down low in the post and awaiting a pass from the guard. Once the player receives the ball in the post, he has the best chance of scoring a basket due to his height.The opposite can be said for Dexter Kernich-Drew, WSU redshirt junior. Inst...

Kansas City in full control

Chris Shaw Evergreen columnist

October 30, 2013


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Before the 2013 NFL season began, it seemed farfetched to say the Kansas City Chiefs would lead the AFC West at the end of Week 8.Now, the Chiefs not only lead the division, they have a legitimate shot at winning it and getting the top playoff seed in the conference this year. Still undefeated, Kan...

The enforcer

The enforcer

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 30, 2013


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Before every game, he stops at the 40-yard line. If you ask him why he picks that line, even he doesn’t know. Nevertheless, senior safety Deone Bucannon takes the time to pray before he plays football because he is thankful for the opportunity to suit up for the Washington State Cougars. “It j...

Cougars’ bowl game hopes are dwindling

Robin Dich Evergreen columnist

October 30, 2013


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This year has been a roller coaster ride for the Cougar fan base and team. After an early 3-1 start, the Washington State Cougars are now 4-4 and two wins away from being bowl eligible.The pressure is on for Mike Leach and the football program. There are only four games left in the season: Arizona S...

Motivating others on the field

Trevor Williams Evergreen reporter

October 30, 2013


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People might be surprised to find out which WSU cheerleader is on senior linebacker Justin Sagote’s mind each Saturday.She’s easily the shortest cheerleader Sagote knows, but that’s OK. Most 4-year-olds don’t have a lot of height to begin with.“So, I have a 4-year-old sister,” Sagote said. ...

Sun Devil showdown

Sun Devil showdown

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 30, 2013


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Coming off a bye, the Washington State University football team returns to the gridiron to face the Arizona State Sun Devils on Halloween night in Pullman. The Cougars look to be the scarier team Thursday night in their quest to avoid falling below .500. The Sun Devils enter the matchup following a ...

Taking a moment to teach

Brent Atkinson Evergreen reporter

October 28, 2013


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Days before the 2013-14 men’s basketball season starts, team members took time to offer up their basketball expertise to a group of eager boys and girls.The team held a children’s basketball clinic yesterday in Bohler Gym for elementary to middle school children.The clinic began with a short speech from...

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