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WSU gets a taste of Leach with improbable win


TEXAS TECH FANS warned Washington State faithful throughout the season that almost no deficit was insurmountable under coach Mike Leach. After narrowly missing a couple of improbable comeback wins earlier in the season, the Cougars finally captured one when Andrew Furney connected on a 27-field goal to propel WSU to a 31-28 overtime win Friday against No. 25 Washington at Martin Stadium.

"I guess I have a habit of doing crazy stuff after a kick," Andrew Furney said during a postgame radio interview as his team overcame the largest deficit in the history of the series to win. "To have that in the Apple Cup, words wouldn't be able to describe it." Afterward, Cougars' fans must feel there is something different about years where the final digit ends in 2. WSU (3-9 overall, 1-8 Pac... Recommended Stories