College Football

Football Tickets For Lawmakers
4:39 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Football Season Revives Question About Free Tickets For Lawmakers

Bobak Ha'Eri

Originally published on Thu September 5, 2013 4:33 pm

College football season is here. That means some Washington lawmakers are receiving invitations to attend Husky and Cougar games.

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WSU Football Program
4:09 pm
Tue January 8, 2013

Pac-12 Review Clears WSU Football Program Of Abuse Allegations

Washington State University's Martin Stadium in Pullman, Wash.
Credit Wikipedia

An investigation by the Pac-12 athletic conference released Tuesday finds no evidence that Washington State University football coaches physically or mentally abused players. WSU's president requested the outside probe. He did so after an athlete who quit and the parent of another former player alleged the coaching staff was "out of control."

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UO Head Football Coach
5:12 pm
Mon January 7, 2013

Chip Kelly Spurns NFL For At Least Another Year With Ducks

Chip Kelly, the University of Oregon head football coach.
Credit Abdoozy / Wikimedia Commons

University of Oregon Head Football Coach Chip Kelly will remain in Eugene for the 2013 season. Monday afternoon, UO Athletic Director Rob Mullens announced Kelly's decision.

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College Football
6:36 am
Mon December 3, 2012

Four Northwest Football Programs Secure Bowl Invites

OSU squares off against Texas in the Alamo Bowl, Dec. 29th.
Credit Photo Credit: Courtesy of Valero Alamo Bowl

‘Tis the season for college football fanatics to consult their travel agents. That’s because four Northwest teams received bowl game invites last night.

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Northwest News
9:36 am
Wed October 24, 2012

WSU Coach Leach Bans Players from Tweeting

Washington State University Football Coach Mike Leach
WSU Athletics

By Joe Utter and Adam Lewis

Washington State University Coach Mike Leach banned players from using Twitter on Tuesday evening after a series of messages on the social media website was brought to his attention.

“Twitter is now banned around here so don’t expect anything on Twitter,” Leach said after Tuesday’s practice. “Twitter’s banned and quite frankly if after today you see anything on Twitter from our team-- and I don’t care if it says ‘I love life’-- I would like to see it because I will suspend them.”

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Idaho Football Coach Fired
6:51 am
Mon October 22, 2012

Robb Akey Fired As Head Football Coach At Idaho

Photo of Robb Akey.
Photo Credit: Vandal Athletics

Robb Akey was fired as head football coach at the University of Idaho Sunday.

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Oregon Football Tailgaters
6:26 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Some Duck Fans Bring More Than Just The Typical Tailgate Gear

Photo of Oregon fan firetruck.
Photo Credit: Jes Burns

The Oregon Ducks continued their roll Saturday night with a victory over their Washington rivals, the Huskies.

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College Football
5:00 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Have A Game Plan For Game Day

Big games in Corvallis and Eugene this weekend mean potential traffic headaches for travelers in Oregon.
highdesertbruin (Top) and Ray Terrell Flickr

Saturday the Oregon State Beavers take on the Washington State Cougars at home in Corvallis. Then a couple hours later, the Oregon Ducks play the University of Washington Huskies in Eugene. The two games will bring a lot of traffic. Officials are urging fans to have a game plan.

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