WSU Football Recruiting: Merry Christmas-Eve Yields Two Eye-Popping Commitments, Including a 2015 In-State Gem

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Dec 21, 2013; Albuquerque, NM, USA; Washington State Cougars fans dressed up as Santa Claus and the Grinch cheer against the Colorado State Rams during the Gildan New Mexico Bowl at University Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

First things first, a very Merry Christmas from All Coug’d Up! We’re both excited and thankful that you decided to spend just a little bit of time here with us on this happy holiday. Hopefully your stockings are full and your hearts are cheerful as you prepare for (or recover from, should you be getting to us late in the day) the Christmas feast.

In addition to whatever comes under your tree, we have another couple of presents to talk to you about today, in the form of the newest Cougar verbals.

That’s right, the Washington State football team is just starting to heal it’s wounds from their dive into a New Mexico cactus patch, but the coaches have gotten back to work and are suddenly a whole lot more cheery themselves. The reason? Their Christmas Eve yielded them two presents they weren’t expecting under their holiday recruiting tree.

Let’s take a look…