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WSU faces SMU running twist on spread attack

JUNE JONES STILL runs his patent spread offense, as Washington State will see when they take on SMU this Saturday. But in addition to the Southern Methodist coach's typical bevy of talent at quarterback and wide receiver, his 2010 squad also features standout sophomore running back Zach Line.

After averaging a pedestrian 3.9 yards per carry a year ago, Line already has 194 yards and three touchdowns on 28 carries. He will be one of several offensive players the Cougars (1-1) will need to contain when they play at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at SMU (TV: CBS College Sports). "He's big, physical and runs the ball hard," Washington State coach Paul Wulff said during his Tuesday teleconference... Recommended Stories