The new head coach, Mike Leach, will be paid $11 million during his 5 year contract.
In his senior season in high school the 6-foot-4 outside linebacker recorded 79 tackles
Bartolone has been compared to Texas Tech Wide Receiver and current NFL star, Wes Welker
Leach and the Cougs have work to do to meet expectations.
Pullman, Wash. - The Cougs highly anticipated first test of the year will come Thursday night in front of a national audience on ESPN. After an offseason of coaching turnover and swirling anticipation, preparation will finally meet opportunity.more
The Cougars pulled out their first win Saturday afternoon, knocking off Eastern Washington 24-20.
Pullman - It took the Washington State Cougars almost 70 minutes to put a touchdown on the scoreboard, but when they did it opened the floodgates in a tense 24-20 victory against Eastern Washington University on Saturday afternoon at Martin Stadium.more
Las Vegas - The Washington State Cougars look to get their first road win of the season against the winless University of Nevada, Las Vegas Rebels in a nationally televised showdown on ESPN tonight at 6 p.m. in Sin City.more
Pullman - The Washington State Cougars are hoping what happened in Vegas last weekend doesn’t stay in Vegas, as they return to Pullman to open up Pac-12 Conference play against Colorado University at 1 p.m. Saturday at Martin Stadium.more
Marks was originally committed to SMU but chose WSU when June Jones was thinking of leaving SMU
Feasting on quarterbacks: WSU senior defensive lineman Travis Long is tied for the national lead in sacks this season with 7.5
Pullman - Heading into a bye week, senior quarterback Jeff Tuel seems to have wrenched the starting quarterback position away from sophomore Connor Halliday.more
Pullman - Despite losing to No. 19 Stanford Cardinal on the final drive of Saturday’s game, the WSU Cougar football team is encouraged by the effort they put forth.more