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  • Cougars Vs. Beavers - Who Has The Edge?

    Cougars Vs. Beavers - Who Has The Edge?

    Friday, October 11 2013 3:03 PM EDT2013-10-11 19:03:17 GMT
    The countdown is on in Pullman, Washington, as the Cougars will host their first Pac-12 game at Martin Stadium. WSU welcomes in 4-1 Oregon State on Saturday.>>
    The countdown is on in Pullman, Washington, as the Cougars will host their first Pac-12 game at Martin Stadium. WSU welcomes in 4-1 Oregon State on Saturday for a battle that could have major bowl implications down the road.>>
  • Are The Cougs Legit?

    Are The Cougs Legit?

    Wednesday, September 25 2013 5:59 PM EDT2013-09-25 21:59:28 GMT
    A new wind is blowing through the Palouse this fall. It's the same coach, but a different feeling. Last year Mike Leach in Pullman brought hype with disappointment, but this season there's something different.>>
    A new wind is blowing through the Palouse this fall. It's the same coach, but a different feeling. Last year Mike Leach in Pullman brought hype with disappointment, but this season there's something different.
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  • 3 Reasons Olynyk Will Make it in the NBA

    3 Reasons Olynyk Will Make it in the NBA

    Tuesday, July 2 2013 12:17 AM EDT2013-07-02 04:17:11 GMT
    Kelly Olynyk starts the NBA Summer League on Sunday, will he have a lasting career in the NBA?>>
    Kelly Olynyk starts the NBA Summer League on Sunday, will he have a lasting career in the NBA?>>
  • And Then There Were Four

    And Then There Were Four

    Monday, January 14 2013 10:22 PM EST2013-01-15 03:22:52 GMT
    With that said four teams remain in the NFL playoffs, but there can only be two in the Super Bowl.>>
    With that said four teams remain in the NFL playoffs, but there can only be two in the Super Bowl.>>
  • "Expectations Couldn’t be Higher… Can you be Perfect?"

    "Expectations Couldn’t be Higher… Can you be Perfect?"

    Thursday, November 8 2012 8:06 PM EST2012-11-09 01:06:53 GMT
    It's state tournament time for high school football in Washington and this always takes me back to the movie Friday Night Lights.>>
    It's state tournament time for high school football in Washington and this always takes me back to the movie Friday Night Lights.>>
  • Rule Number One, We are Number One

    Rule Number One, We are Number One

    For the third straight year, Eastern Washington's football has earned the number one ranking in the nation.>>
    For the third straight year, Eastern Washington's football has earned the number one ranking in the nation. In 2010 it happened at the end of the season, in 2011 it happened to start of the season, and now in 2012 it's happened after eight weeks of the season.>>
  • From NFC Worst to NFC West

    From NFC Worst to NFC West

    Friday, October 5 2012 5:44 PM EDT2012-10-05 21:44:15 GMT
    How good is the NFC West right now? Right now the entire division is at .500 or better. Most people think the San Francisco 49ers are the best team in the NFC, but they're not even the top team in the division as of Friday.>>
    How good is the NFC West right now? Right now the entire division is at .500 or better. Most people think the San Francisco 49ers are the best team in the NFC, but they're not even the top team in the division as of Friday.>>
  • College Basketball

    NCAA Investigates Saint Mary's Basketball Program

    NCAA Investigates Saint Mary's Basketball Program

    Wednesday, September 26 2012 2:27 PM EDT2012-09-26 18:27:05 GMT
    With college basketball looming on the horizon, multiple sources report the Saint Mary's program is under investigation for alleged recruiting violations.>>
    With college basketball looming on the horizon, multiple sources report the Saint Mary's program is under investigation for alleged recruiting violations.>>
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  • BLOG: Who's the Next WSU Head Basketball Coach?

    BLOG: Who's the Next WSU Head Basketball Coach?

    Per Jacob Thorpe of the Spokesman-Review Boise State head basketball coach has interviewed with Washington State University about it's open position after former head coach Ken Bone was fired on Mar. 18.>>
    Per Jacob Thorpe of the Spokesman-Review Boise State head basketball coach has interviewed with Washington State University about it's open position after former head coach Ken Bone was fired on Mar. 18.>>
  • Sam Adams Live in San Diego Pt. 2

    Sam Adams Live in San Diego Pt. 2

    Some have said Gonzaga has under performed in recent NCAA Tournaments. But consider this as the Bulldogs prepare for their opening round matchup against Oklahoma State: The Zags haven’t gone one-and-done recently, at least since 2008...>>
    Some have said Gonzaga has under performed in recent NCAA Tournaments. But consider this as the Bulldogs prepare for their opening round matchup against Oklahoma State: The Zags haven’t gone one-and-done recently, at least since 2008...>>
  • BLOG: The Name is Gon-ZA-guh! Oklahoma State Coach Butchers Zags' Name

    BLOG: The Name is Gon-ZA-guh! Oklahoma State Coach Butchers Zags' Name

    Thursday, March 20 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-03-20 20:34:02 GMT
    Gonzaga made its first appearance in the NCAA Tournament at the end of the 1994-95 season. Ever since then, despite all the tournament games, poll rankings and slots on national TV, there are some people who simply missed the memo about how to pronounce the school’s name...>>
    Gonzaga made its first appearance in the NCAA Tournament at the end of the 1994-95 season. Ever since then, despite all the tournament games, poll rankings and slots on national TV, there are some people who simply missed the memo about how to pronounce the school’s name...>>