College sports

Regrouping UW may be without Adams a while

The potential first-round left tackle’s back injury might be season-threatening.

Sports Woman of the Year: Basketball player Brooke Pahukoa

The Lake Stevens native capped a stellar career at Boise State by leading her team to the NCAA tourney.

Cougars pull away from Wyoming for season-opening win

New quarterback Gardner Minshew throws for 319 yards and three TDs in WSU’s 41-19 victory.

Dawg-gone it: No. 6 Huskies fall to No. 9 Auburn

UW overcomes a terrible first half, but can’t hold a late lead in a 21-16 season-opening loss.

Prolific WSU offense opens against tough Wyoming defense

Washington State coach Mike Leach will be getting back to his roots when his Cougars open their season at Wyoming… Continue reading

Gaskin, UW’s O-line have something to prove against Auburn

The run-game was overpowered the last time the Huskies faced a team from the SEC.

Arcs of success for Seahawks, Huskies rarely align

When I think of the history of the Puget Sound region’s two football behemoths, the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks and the NCAA’s University of Washington Huskies,… Continue reading

POLL RESULTS: Strong belief in the Huskies vs. Auburn

By more than a three-to-one ratio voters picked No. 6 Washington to beat No. 9 Auburn on Saturday.

Art Thiel: Huskies set to make rare trip to SEC country

UW kicks off an improved non-conference slate with a game against Auburn in Atlanta.

Auburn’s ‘Alabama-ish’ defense poses mighty test for Huskies

Led by QB Jake Browning, UW’s veteran offense will get tested right out of the gates Saturday.

Marysville Pilchuck grad to start at QB for Oregon State

Jake Luton earns the starting job nearly a year after suffering a frightening spinal injury

Community roundup: Local trio honored by summer baseball league

Trent Tingelstad, Zach Needham and Curtis Bafus were all named among the West Coast League’s best.

POLL: Who wins the showdown between Washington and Auburn?

College football begins Saturday with a biggie between the No. 6 Huskies and No. 9 Tigers.

Family finds way forward after QB Tyler Hilinski’s suicide

His parents are now advocates for greater awareness of mental health issues among student athletes.

4th-generation Cougar ready to make most of 6th year at WSU

Linebacker Peyton Pelluer was granted another season of eligibility after a broken foot last season.

Analysis: Breaking down UW’s depth chart on defense

Jordan Miller’s ‘awesome’ camp bolsters a deep secondary.

Analysis: Breaking down UW’s depth chart on offense

Zero touchdowns, 15 turnovers. Yes, indeed, it was a rough start to fall camp for the… Continue reading

Prediction: Huskies will make College Football Playoff

The Associated Press takes a guess at what will take place this college football season.

MP grad ‘Doing what I love’ after scary hit nearly ends career

Oregon State QB Jake Luton is competing to start again after a frightening hit ended his 2017 season.

Sultan grad earns football scholarship at Washington State

Redshirt senior Taylor Comfort was ready to move on, but now gets a shot to start on the Cougs’ D-line.