Chris Petersen will be the next head coach of the University of Washington football team.
Steve Sarkisian was named the head coach at Southern California on Monday, leaving Washington to return to the Trojans' storied football program for another run at national titles.
DaVonte Lacy scored 16 points, Royce Woolridge had 14, and Washington State beat Purdue 69-54 in the Old Spice Classic consolation round on Friday.
Connor Halliday threw for 488 yards and four touchdowns as Washington State beat Utah 49-37 on Saturday to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2006.
The 19 Washington State seniors who will be playing their final home game this Saturday have been through some rough times on the football field.
Former Washington coach Don James was remembered in a memorial service as a caring family man, dear friend and successful coach who had every aspect of his life planned out, including the memorial to honor his passing.
The No. 2 Ducks on Thursday unveiled new one-off uniforms that will be worn to support breast cancer awareness.
Connor Halliday threw for 346 yards and four first-half touchdown passes, two to Gabe Marks, and Washington State improved to 3-1 for the first time since 2006 with a dominating 42-0 win over neighboring Idaho Saturday night.
Connor Halliday threw for 383 yards and five touchdowns as Washington State beat Southern Utah 48-10 on Saturday in its home opener.
Washington State coach Mike Leach doesn't think the Cougars need to do anything special to prepare for the heat and big crowd expected when they play at Auburn on Saturday in the season opener for both teams.
Washington begins 2013 with the expectation that seven wins is no longer acceptable.
Washington State hasn't had a winning season in nine years, the longest streak of futility in team history.
Central Wildcat fans are still reeling from the news their popular head football coach has been fired.