Just a few hours later, our other D-1 college team on the Palouse was looking for their first win.
New players, new mentality, new season...the Vandals were finally back at home hoping to show their fans that they can compete.
Now how about a little more volleyball but at a slightly higher level.
With preseason expectations at an all-time high, two losses to open the year have really dampened the Cougar football team's spirits.
On the other side of the border from WSU, our other Palouse team played quite a thrilling first game.
It was a white out in Reno as the Washington State Cougars took on Nevada Friday night.
Administrators, coaches, players, and fans have been mulling over what will become of the cancelled game featuring the Vandals and Gators from last Saturday.
As the week has gone by, the Cougars have made corrections and are looking forward to their second game coming up.
After an extremely disheartening loss, the Cougars are figuring out how to turn their program around.
As the Vandals marched into Florida to take on the Gators for what many hoped to be the upset of the year, Mother Nature had other plans.
For anyone who saw the Cougar's game last Thursday, you probably noticed that the offense sure wasn't the problem.
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Fans who get to see the Seattle game tomorrow could be seeing their last one forever.
According to espn.com, the Washington State football team has the eighth toughest 2014 schedule in all of Division I College Football.