Dexter Kernich-Drew

Kernich-Drew blazing his way to the finish

JOSH HAWKINSON’S double-double proficiency this season has elevated him into the pantheon of Washington State scoring and rebounding legends Jim McKean, Steve Puidokas and Mark Hendrickson. But over the last five games there’s been another statistical fire burning. Dexter Kernich-Drew isn't just hot right now. He's blazing -- and coach Ernie Kent says it's all about freedom.

Leach shuffles Cougar staff recruiting areas

Leach shuffles Cougar staff recruiting areas

WASHINGTON STATE HAS seven of nine assistants recruiting California in the 2016 recruiting class -- the same high percentage Mike Leach has employed since his arrival in Pullman. But with three new assistant coaches on board, some of the territories have shifted, WSU football chief of staff Dave Emerick tells Cougfan.com.

THE COUGAR BLOG: Updated March 1 at 3:30 p.m.

THE COUGAR BLOG: Updated March 1 at 3:30 p.m.

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DEVON MODSTER

WSU Recruiting: New Leach offer to 4-star QB

THURSDAY TURNED OUT to be a busy day for Washington State head man Mike Leach . After offering four-star Glendora, Calif., prospect Matt Fink earlier in the day, Leach and WSU sent out another QB offer Thursday night, with four-star signal caller Devon Modster adding a crimson scholarship to his list.

GRANT PORTER

WSU Recruiting: Cougs go back to Upland High

UPLAND HIGH SCHOOL proved to be a popular campus for the Washington State coaches to recruit for the 2015 class -- both QB Tyler Hilinski and S Kameron Powell signed with WSU earlier this month. With the focus having shifted to the 2016 class, there's a new Upland target. Receiver Grant Porter received an offer from the Cougars this week. He told CF.C he’s a big fan of the Air Raid offense.

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  • 01.USC

    Commits: 26
    Points: 4,950
    Conference: Pac-12
  • Commits: 23
    Points: 4,768
    Conference: SEC
  • Commits: 27
    Points: 4,616
    Conference: SEC
  • Commits: 29
    Points: 4,351
    Conference: SEC
  • Commits: 30
    Points: 4,281
    Conference: SEC
  • Commits: 24
    Points: 4,202
    Conference: Indep
  • Commits: 28
    Points: 4,188
    Conference: Big 12
  • Commits: 27
    Points: 4,136
    Conference: Big Ten
  • 09.UCLA

    Commits: 20
    Points: 4,091
    Conference: Pac-12
  • Commits: 25
    Points: 4,081
    Conference: SEC
  • Commits: 23
    Points: 1,866
    Conference: Pac-12