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The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

WSU recognizes senior offensive lineman Grant Stephens before the Apple Cup, Nov. 26.

Thank you, seniors

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor November 28, 2022

I’m not gonna lie. It stings. After a four-hour extravaganza that was the highest-scoring Apple Cup, I am left with a hoarse voice, sore feet and a sense of sadness. But more than anything, I am...

WSU wide receiver Robert Ferrel dives for a pass during the Apple Cup, Nov. 26.

Sour apples on the Palouse: UW takes possession of Apple Cup once again

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 27, 2022

The Huskies ripped away the Apple Cup Trophy from the Palouse. It will be missing from the Cougar Football Complex for the next year. WSU lost to the No. 12 University of Washington 51-33 in the 114th...

Quarterback Gardner Minshew II gets tackled by Washington sophomore defensive lineman Levi Onwuzurike during the Apple Cup on Nov. 23 at Martin Stadium.

WSU seeks to defend Apple Cup

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 24, 2022

The history of the Apple Cup is not on WSU’s side. In the past ten years, University of Washington has beaten WSU eight times. WSU only came on top in 2012 and last year in 2021. UW is having an...

WSU linebacker Daiyan Henley rushes Arizona State quarterback Trenton Bourguet during an NCAA football game, Nov. 12.

Daiyan Henley is already one of the best defensive Cougs of all time

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 22, 2022

Daiyan Henley is one of the best defensive players Washington State University has ever seen. He certainly is not the greatest defensive player at WSU all-time. Greatest would imply legacy and with...

WSU running back Nakia Watson runs downfield during an NCAA football game against Arizona State, Nov. 12.

Nothing personal, WSU beats Arizona 31-20

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 21, 2022

It was nothing personal, it was just business. WSU football beat Arizona 31-20. The biggest storyline in this game was ex-Coug quarterback Jayden de Laura playing his old team. De Laura did not play...

The WSU football team runs out onto the field before an NCAA football game against Arizona State, Nov. 12.

Wazzu Weekly: Nov. 18, 2022

SAM TAYLOR, Evergreen sports editor November 18, 2022

This week has been difficult for students across the Palouse. The Daily Evergreen continues to cover the homicide in Moscow, Idaho. Our hearts go out to the families and loved ones of the four students...

Butch T. Cougar and Papa Butch walk around the field during an NCAA football game against Arizona State, Nov. 12.

A bird’s eye view into Martin Stadium during Parent’s Weekend

ALENA RINEHARDT, Evergreen reporter November 18, 2022

Sitting up above Martin Stadium and looking down into the stands early Saturday morning, you can feel the excitement in the air. Families and students alike start to shuffle into the stadium and find their...

Washington State University quarterback Jayden de Laura (4) watches from the sidelines during a college football game at Martin Stadium, Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, in Pullman, Wash.

WSU to face former QB at Arizona

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 17, 2022

After a stretch of four games in which they lost to four top-25 ranked opponents, WSU is coming off two wins against Stanford and Arizona State University. WSU will face Arizona Saturday and will try...

WSU running back Nakia Watson runs downfield during an NCAA football game against Arizona State, Nov. 12.

WSU becomes bowl-eligible with win over ASU

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 14, 2022

WSU is going bowling. They have won six games and have made themselves bowl-eligible for the seventh straight full season. WSU overcame Arizona State University 28-18 in sub-freezing conditions. The...

The Oregon offense and the WSU defense line up during an NCAA college football game, Sep. 24.

Last week Jaden Hicks named Pac-12 Freshman of the Week

ALENA RINEHARDT, Evergreen reporter November 14, 2022

The Pac-12 Conference office announced on Nov. 7 that WSU safety Jaden Hicks would be receiving the honor of Pac-12 Conference Freshman Player of the Week for his performance in the WSU versus Stanford...

WSU running back Nakia Watson runs past Oregon defenders during an NCAA college football game, Sep. 24.

WSU performs at their best, beat Stanford 52-14

TREVOR JUNT, Evergreen deputy sports editor November 7, 2022

This game was over from the jump, WSU took a 21-point lead in the first quarter and then scored 21 more points and led 42-7 going into the half. The Cougars' 52-14 win over Stanford is the best overall...

WSU linebacker Daiyan Henley celebrates after making a play during an NCAA football game against Colorado State, Sep. 17.

Daiyan Henley on Butkus Award Watchlist

ALENA RINEHARDT, Evergreen reporter November 3, 2022

WSU linebacker Daiyan Henley, was selected along with 15 other players as a semifinalist for the 2022 Butkus Award this past Tuesday by the Butkus Foundation.  Founded in 1985, the Butkus Award focuses...

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