Jared Goff got off to a shaky start and still threw for 390 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 24 California to a 34-28 victory over Washington State on Saturday in the Golden Bears' first game as a ranked team in six years.
Washington State is about where many fans expected it to be after completing its non-conference schedule, at 2-1 and clearly needing to do some work.
The WSU Cougar flag has appeared on 166 consecutive College GameDay shows, but that streak is in jeopardy.
Chris Petersen is already hearing the accolades being bestowed upon Washington freshman quarterback Jake Browning.
Washington State hadn't won a home football game in more than a year, but the Cougars used a solid team effort to beat Wyoming 31-14 and send their fans home happy on Saturday night.
Jake Browning made the wrong read and the first play of the second half became the type of interception mistake freshmen make.
From the time fall camp began in early August, it was clear that freshman quarterback Jake Browning was going to play a major role in Washington's season.
Luke Falk led a 10-play, 90-yard touchdown drive, finding River Cracraft with an eight-yard strike with :13 left to lift Washington State past Rutgers, 37-34 Saturday.
Which Washington State football team will show up against Wyoming on Saturday: The plodding squad that lost to Portland State of the FCS in the season opener or the one that rallied to beat Rutgers on the road last weekend?
Jody Sears knows quite well how prolific Washington's Jake Browning can be as a quarterback.
The redshirt-sophomore made a splash in his first career start for the Dawgs last Friday night, piling up 14 tackles, (11 solo), in Washington’s 16-13 loss at Boise State.
Washington State linebacker Jeremiah Allison wasn't going to fish for excuses after the Cougars of the Pac-12 were upset by Portland State of the FCS 24-17 on Saturday.
The Huskies and Broncos kickoff the regular season tonight in Boise. Here are five things to watch for in the showdown between Washington and Boise State.
Boise State football fans love Chris Petersen for putting them on the map, but they'd still love to send him back to Seattle with a loss.
Boise State lined up the home game on Dec. 6, 2013. At the time, the thinking was it would be the most anticipated non-conference matchup in school history.
Some call it team chemistry. Others might say it’s just knowing and playing for one another.
Chris Petersen can only describe it as a feeling. There isn't anything tangible Petersen can point to yet, just the sense of progress from where he was at this time last year when he took over at Washington.
Washington State coach Mike Leach doesn't have much trouble getting his teams to score in the Air Raid offense. The problem has been stopping the other guys.
Matt Chazanow has been hired as the play-by-play announcer for Washington State football, men's basketball and baseball games.
Call them freshmen. Please, do not call them kids.
Duke is the four-time national champion accustomed to playing in the spotlight this time of year. Wisconsin is the plucky upstart that won its only championship in 1941.
Looking for a date in the greater Spokane area? Washington State coach Mike Leach has a few ideas.
Gonzaga and coach Mark Few have been a constant presence in the NCAA Tournament, even if the lovable Zags rarely get this deep into March Madness.
University of Washington outfielder Braden Bishop plays for something greater than wins and losses, he goes out on the diamond to battle '4MOM'.
UCLA lost just once at home this season and it was Gonzaga that dished out that defeat.
Gonzaga left KeyArena roaring and Gill Coliseum in silence almost simultaneously Sunday. The Bulldogs are grabbing the spotlight in both the men's and women's NCAA Tournament.
Gonzaga is headed home. The No. 11 seed Bulldogs, paced by Emma Wolfram with a career-high 17 points, held off a furious late rally by the Oregon State Beavers on their home court for a 76-64 victory on Sunday.
Kyle Wiltjer and Kevin Pangos met at halfcourt for a hug and a high five. Gone are the questions about Gonzaga's five-year run of failing to advance from the first weekend of the NCAA Tournament.