Three WSU football players received preseason All-Pac-12 third team honors

Three WSU football players received preseason All-Pac-12 third team honors
PULLMAN, WA - Though Cougar football is done for the summer time, a few of their players have been recognized for what they might do in the future.

Three Washington State University football players received preseason All-Pac-12 third team honors from Phil Steele magazine on Tuesday, they include: Junior Defensive Lineman Xavier Cooper, Junior Wide Receiver Gabe Marks, and Junior Linebacker Darryl Monroe. Cooper started all 13 games for the Cougars last season, making 50 tackles including team-highs of 13.5 tackles-for-loss and five sacks. Marks also appeared in all 13 games and made a team-best 74 receptions, second-most in school history. The Los Angeles native racked up 807 receiving yards and tied for the team lead with seven touchdown catches. Monroe returns after starting every game the past two seasons at mike linebacker. The Orlando, Florida native tallied 94 tackles last year including eight tackles-for-loss, two sacks and also forced two fumbles.