Cougars A.M. Links: Washington State News 4/2


Good amount of articles on this Tuesday morning, I’ve even gone back a week for an article that I found very interesting on Ioane Gauta. Interesting stuff on the realignment front, suggesting the Cougs might be looking for a new conference, so check that out for sure. And we’re off!


Gauta ‘totally new guy’ – Spokesman Review

"Ioane Gauta arrived here last fall weighing 320 pounds. He started every football game of 2012 at 305 pounds. Now he’s a svelte 286, not far from his weight during his volleyball-playing days in high school."

Report: Wazzu kicking tires on realignment out of Pac-12! – Cougar Sports Now

WSU, Colorado lead with returning starters – Pac-12 Blog

"We already gave you a rough idea of returning starters in the Pac-12, one of the most popular — and often inaccurate — ways to measure teams for the upcoming season. But Colorado’s indefatigable SID David Plati decided to go deeper."


George Raveling, Bob Hopkins among inductees for College Basketball Hall of Fame – Seattle Times

Ed Rush declares war on Sean Miller, fair play  – CougCenter

"I’m not even shocked that a former NBA official would be stupid enough to say something that, if it came to the light of day, would call into question the integrity of a game. Humility is not considered a key character trait for those guys. What I’m shocked by is simply this: Ed Rush still has a job."

Track & Field

Four additional T&F Signees to join Cougars –