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WSU wide receiver Calvin Jackson Jr. (8) lines up against USC cornerback Joshua Jackson Jr. (23) during a college football game Sept. 18, 2021, in Pullman.

Wazzu Weekly: July 4, 2022

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor July 4, 2022

Hello and welcome to the Wazzu Weekly roundup of Washington State sports news. This is a collection of the week’s top stories and articles from your dedicated Daily Evergreen Sports Section and links...

USC, UCLA to leave Pac-12 Conference, join Big Ten in 2024

USC, UCLA to leave Pac-12 Conference, join Big Ten in 2024

JAKE HULL and SAM TAYLOR July 2, 2022

For college sports fans, the sky is falling. The USC Trojans and UCLA Bruins announced Thursday they plan to leave the Pac-12 conference and join the Big Ten conference in 2024. On Friday, the Pac-12...

WSU first baseman Jacob McKeon prepares to bat during an NCAA collegiate baseball game against Utah, April 1, at Bailey-Brayton Field.

Three Cougs earn all conference honors

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter June 2, 2022

At the conclusion of the Pac-12 baseball regular season, the Pac-12 Conference announced their all-conference honors, as well as player and coach of the year. This year, three Cougs earned honors: one...

WSU infielder Kyle Russell dives for home plate during an NCAA collegiate baseball game against Utah, April 1, at Bailey-Brayton Field.

Cougs pull off upset in catfight

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter April 11, 2022

WSU baseball (12-19) defeated then-ranked No. 9 Arizona (22-10) in two out of three games this weekend in Tucson, Ariz. This is the Cougs’ first series win against a conference opponent in 2022 and gave...

Then-junior left-handed pitcher AJ Block throws a pitch during the game against Stanford on March 30, 2019, at Bailey-Brayton Field.

Cougar baseball returns to Pullman

JAKE HULL, Evergreen reporter April 1, 2022

WSU baseball (9-15) is set to host a three-game series for the first time in eight games against the Utah Utes (15-9-1). The first game is set for 3:05 p.m. today, April 1. WSU is 6-6 all-time against...

Michaela Bayerlova (left) and Maxine Murphy (right) compete in a doubles match against Idaho, Jan. 29, at Hollingberry Fieldhouse.

WSU downed by Ducks, 5-2

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor March 31, 2022

WSU tennis (6-10, 1-4) lost to No. 45 Oregon (11-5, 3-3) 5-2 on Friday in Eugene, Ore. despite heroic come-from-behind wins by Savanna Ly-Nguyen and Michaela Bayerlova. In doubles, Ly-Nguyen and Elyse...

WSU guard Noah Williams (24) jumps for a layup during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oregon in Beasley Coliseum, March 5.

Pac-12 Tournament preview

Branson Virgen, Evergreen reporter March 10, 2022

With WSU men’s basketball done with regular season play, the team now looks to make a run at the Pac-12 title this week.  For many teams in the Pac-12, their only hope for a bid to the NCAA tournament...

WSU guard Krystal Leger-Walker (4) looks to pass the ball during a college basketball game against the University of San Francisco in Beasley Colliseum, Dec. 3, 2021.

Cougars travel south

DAYLON HICKS, Evergreen reporter January 13, 2022

The WSU women’s basketball team heads to Los Angeles to play against the USC Trojans at 7 p.m. Friday in Galen Center.  This is WSU’s fourth Pac-12 matchup of the season. Friday’s game would...

WSU forward Andrej Jakimovski (23) passes the ball during a college basketball game against Weber State University at Beasley Coliseum, Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021.

Cougs split away games 1-1

KAT MCKINNEY-ROLEY, Evergreen reporter January 10, 2022

WSU men's basketball split the road series against the mountain schools 1-1, beating the University of Utah Utes.  This is only the second time the Cougs have won a game in Salt Lake City since...

WSU guard Charlisse Leger-Walker protects the ball while running up for a layup during a college basketball game against the University of San Francisco in Beasley Colliseum, Dec. 3, 2021, in Pullman, Wash.

Cougs lose to top-five team

DAYLON HICKS, Evergreen reporter January 9, 2022

The WSU women's basketball team lost a close matchup against No. 4 Arizona 60-52 in Tucson. This was the fourth time this season WSU has played a team ranked inside the top-25. The Cougs have yet to...

WSU guard Noah Williams (24) instructs his teammates during a college basketball game against Weber State University at Beasley Coliseum, Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021.

WSU set to play Utes

KAT MCKINNEY-ROLEY, Evergreen reporter January 8, 2022

The Cougs are headed to Salt Lake City for their second consecutive road game to play the  University of Utah.  WSU has lost the last two games, including their most recent game against Colorado....

WSU guard TJ Bamba (5) looks for someone to pass the ball to during a college basketball game against Weber State University at Beasley Coliseum, Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2021.

Cougs fall in Boulder

KAT MCKINNEY-ROLEY, Evergreen reporter January 8, 2022

The Cougs open the new year with a loss against the University of Colorado Buffaloes, 83-78. “Good entertaining Pac-12 road game, we made pretty good effort,” WSU head coach Kyle Smith said. “But...

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