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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


Filed under Men's

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...

Cougars beat USC

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 9, 2013


Filed under Men's

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...

Soccer plays to a stalemate in Boise

By Kurt Schroeder, Evergreen Soccer reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under Women's

The Washington State University women’s soccer team left the field in Boise, Idaho, Thursday with a double overtime draw.Weather was an issue during the game, and the start time was pushed back 30 minutes due to a lightning storm.At the beginning of the 14th minute, another 30 minute lightning storm...

Radio icon epitomizes Cougar pride

By Trevor Williams, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under Features

A partially burned down stadium, two trips to the Rose Bowl, the highest of highs, and the lowest of lows; the long-time radio play-by-play voice of the Washington State Cougars, Bob Robertson has seen it all.Robertson remembers when Martin Stadium’s south stands were the victim of arson in 1970.“I wasn’t he...

Cougs look to shock Trojans on the road

By Chris Shaw, Evergreen Football reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under Men's

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 ...

Cougs host weekend tournament

Cougs host weekend tournament

By Brett Gleason, Evergreen Volleyball reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under Women's

The Washington State University volleyball team looks for a second tournament victory during the Cougar Challenge Tournament in Pullman.The Cougars (3-0) will make their 2013 home debut Friday and Saturday after winning the Black Knights Invitational in West Point, N.Y. last weekend.“There were defi...

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

By Trevor Williams, Evergreen reporter

September 6, 2013


Filed under Men's

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 ...

Fantasy football ‘starts and sits’ for NFL Week One

Fantasy football ‘starts and sits’ for NFL Week One

By Trevor Williams, Evergreen columnist

September 5, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start – Andrew Luck, QB, ColtsLast season, Luck was solid at home, going 7-1 during the 2012 regular season. Luck has a favorable matchup in Week 1, facing an Oakland defense that is only returning two starters from the 2012 season. Oakland’s defense in 2012 was ranked towards the bottom in pass...

Erick Decker

Erick Decker

DAVID EULITT

September 5, 2013


Filed under Sports

Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker (87) caught a second-half touchdown pass between the defense of Kansas City Chiefs free safety Kendrick Lewis (23) and Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Jalil Brown (30) on Sunday, December 30, 2012, at Sports Authority Field in Denver, Colorado. (David Eulit...

Women’s Soccer travels to Idaho to battle Broncos

Kurt Schroeder, Evergreen Soccer reporter

September 5, 2013


Filed under Women's

After strong performances at home over the weekend, the WSU women’s soccer team heads to southern Idaho to take on the Boise State Broncos today at 4 p.m.The Cougs hope to carry the momentum of two shutout victories over the weekend on the road and continue the solid all-around play.“We went out and ha...

Johnson leaves WSU men’s basketball

Johnson leaves WSU men’s basketball

From staff reports

September 5, 2013


Filed under Men's

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...

Starting off fresh with Cross Country

Evan Baron, Evergreen Cross Country reporter

September 5, 2013


Filed under Men's

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...

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