12:32 AM EST, Fri November 15, 2019
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Washington State dismisses defensive backs Daniel Isom, Trey Davis for rules violation

Washington State dismisses defensive backs Daniel Isom, Trey Davis for rules violation

Washington State’s defensive secondary will be short-handed the remainder of the 2019 football season.
Seattle Times Nov 13, 2019
Urgency at the center of everything for Washington State Cougars in final three games

Urgency at the center of everything for Washington State Cougars in final three games

If the word “urgency” hasn’t already been painted in all caps and bold lettering on the doorway of WSU’s locker room, on every wall inside the weight room and across the crown of every helmet, it probably isn’t being emphasized enough.
Seattle Times Nov 11, 2019
Cougars will honor Tyler Hilinski on Senior Day

Cougars will honor Tyler Hilinski on Senior Day

When the Cougars celebrate their senior class in a pregame ceremony ahead of the home season finale against the Beavers, Hilinski will get his moment, too.
Seattle Times Nov 10, 2019
Analysis: What we learned from Washington State’s 33-20 loss to Cal

Analysis: What we learned from Washington State’s 33-20 loss to Cal

Justin Wilcox and Beau Baldwin provide more headaches for Cougars in 33-20 loss to the Golden Bears.
Seattle Times Nov 10, 2019
Head official suspended, others downgraded after Pac-12 acknowledges critical error in Washington State vs. Cal game

Head official suspended, others downgraded after Pac-12 acknowledges critical error in Washington State vs. Cal game

Bad call cost the Cougars 57 yards on a kickoff return in the third quarter.
Seattle Times Nov 8, 2019
It’ll be strength on strength Saturday, as WSU’s high-octane offense meets Cal’s bulldozing defense

It’ll be strength on strength Saturday, as WSU’s high-octane offense meets Cal’s bulldozing defense

Which unit – Cal’s offense or WSU’s defense – is better on Saturday (4:30 p.m., Pac-12 Networks), or is less inept, could determine whether the Cougars (4-4, 1-4) or the Golden Bears (4-4, 1-4) walk out of Memorial Stadium one game better than .500.
Seattle Times Nov 7, 2019
The #NerdBall era begins at WSU. Here’s why it’s all about defense for Kyle Smith and the Cougars.

The #NerdBall era begins at WSU. Here’s why it’s all about defense for Kyle Smith and the Cougars.

How far this team has come since Smith was introduced as the school’s 19th coach will be on display when WSU opens the season Thursday at 6 p.m.
Seattle Times Nov 5, 2019
Borislava Hristova, WSU Cougars on mission to climb crowded Pac-12 ladder

Borislava Hristova, WSU Cougars on mission to climb crowded Pac-12 ladder

Will the Cougars get back to the NCAAs for the first time since their lone appearance in 1991? That depends on star player Borislava Hristova.
Seattle Times Nov 5, 2019
What can the Cougars expect in first year of Kyle Smith era at WSU?

What can the Cougars expect in first year of Kyle Smith era at WSU?

The first year of the Kyle Smith era at Washington State won’t be as telling as the second or third, but a program that averaged 11 wins per season under Ernie Kent and never won more than 13 should expect to be more competitive.
Seattle Times Nov 4, 2019
Sound familiar? Washington State Cougars say inability to finish games has hampered success

Sound familiar? Washington State Cougars say inability to finish games has hampered success

A bit of late-game mojo in a few games might have the Cougars looking at a chance to stay in the Pac-12 North hunt. Still they hope to close out strong starting this week at reeling California.
Seattle Times Oct 27, 2019
Three things we learned from Washington State’s 37-35 loss to Oregon

Three things we learned from Washington State’s 37-35 loss to Oregon

Opposing players keep winning Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week awards against the Cougars defense, and Oregon's CJ Verdell will likely be next.
Seattle Times Oct 27, 2019
Instant analysis: Three impressions from WSU Cougars’ 37-35 loss at Oregon

Instant analysis: Three impressions from WSU Cougars’ 37-35 loss at Oregon

Washington State's streak against the Ducks died at four games Saturday night in Eugene.
Seattle Times Oct 25, 2019
WSU has dominated Oregon for the past four years. Can the Cougars keep the win streak alive?

WSU has dominated Oregon for the past four years. Can the Cougars keep the win streak alive?

Whether it has been in Pullman or in Eugene, it has been the Cougars who left celebrating -- four straight times, tying WSU’s longest winning streak of the series.
Seattle Times Oct 25, 2019
What to watch for when Washington State plays at Oreogn, plus prediction

What to watch for when Washington State plays at Oreogn, plus prediction

The Cougars head to Eugene to take on the No. 11 Oregon Ducks. Here's what needs to happen for WSU get a fifth-straight win over Oregon.
Seattle Times Oct 23, 2019
Three weeks after making changes, WSU’s defense has its foot on the gas pedal again

Three weeks after making changes, WSU’s defense has its foot on the gas pedal again

While the Cougars haven’t forgotten the 'Speed D' mantra, it seems they’d lost hold of its essence. It’s an identity crisis WSU's defensive players believe is on the mend, and there is finally some evidence to prove that.

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    Daniel Isom

    Washington State dismisses defensive backs Daniel Isom, Trey Davis for rules violation

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    Trey Davis

    Washington State dismisses defensive backs Daniel Isom, Trey Davis for rules violation

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    CJ Elleby

    UW’s Jaden McDaniels, WSU CJ Elleby chosen to preseason watch list

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    Max Borghi

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    Blake Mazza

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