Cougars A.M. Links: Washington State News 5/3


Good morning Cougs! Time for a few quick  links!


Wade Jacobson invited to Washington Redskins Rookie Mini-Camp – WSU Athletics

"Former Washington State offensive lineman Wade Jacobson has agreed to join the Washington Redskins and participate in the team’s Rookie Mini-Camp this weekend. Jacobson appeared in 27 games and made 25 starts during his three seasons at Washington State after transferring from Gavilan Junior College. The Hollister, Calif. native appeared in all 12 games and started 11 games at left guard in 2010 and started the first four games at right tackle before missing the remainder of the season with a back injury in 2011."


Cougars Host Ducks on Diamond in Weekend Series – WSU Athletics

"The Washington State (20-20, 7-11 Pac-12) baseball team will play four-consecutive days, Friday, May 3-Monday, May 6…Cougars host No. 6 Oregon (34-11, 16-5 Pac-12) in a three-game Pac-12 series, Friday-Sunday before playing a nonconference game at Portland (16-28), Monday…game times are 6 p.m. (Friday), 2 p.m. (Saturday) and noon (Sunday) against the Ducks with Monday’s meeting in the Rose City scheduled for 3 p.m."


So now you’re a Washington State alumni: The CougCenter commencement speech – CougCenter

"Ladies and gentlemen, it is my distinct honor to introduce someone of no distinction. He is a man who, like you, walked through these very hallowed halls at Washington State. He spent days on end tucked away in an edit bay in Murrow East. He made the trek to Moscow for a Wal Mart before there was one in Pullman. He almost got kicked out of a basketball game at the request of Kevin Love’s father"