WSU football dismantles Montana State

JACKSON GARDNER | Evergreen reporter 30,254 fans filled the corners of Martin Stadium on Saturday night to watch a WSU football (1-0) beatdown of Montana State (0-1). The Cougar’s offense and defense stepped up to the main stage, combining to win 31-0 in front of a hometown crowd. In a …

Quarterback prepares for final season

JACOB MOORE | Evergreen sports editor Redshirt senior quarterback Luke Falk is passionate about a lot of things — but almost nothing meets his eye more than an old-fashioned chocolate chip cookie. “I can’t be in a room with them,” Falk said. “I consider myself to be a pretty mentally-tough …

Cougar football anxiously awaits opener

DYLAN GREENE | Evergreen reporter It’s no secret that Cougar football struggles with the first game of the season. WSU is 0-5 in season-openers under Head Coach Mike Leach. Cougar redshirt senior linebacker Peyton Pelluer addressed the recent opening game stumbles. The team has made adjustments to ensure they won’t …

Saturday’s game will tell us if the hype is real

 BRADY JOHNSON | Evergreen columnist A Game of Thrones follower and resident of Texas for nearly a decade, WSU Head Coach Mike Leach was not solely preoccupied with the Cougar’s season-opening game versus Montana State heading into kickoff. Leach was fairly noncommittal about the HBO season finale on Sunday, describing …