THIS IS HOW strange an Apple Cup it was. Jeff Tuel threw for 350 yards and... no touchdowns…
WSU gets a taste of Leach with improbable win
"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-12) also won Apple Cup games in 1972, 1982, 1992 and 2012, with two of those decided by missed field goals. Similar to Chuck Nelson 30 years ago, Travis Coons' 35-yard field goal sailed wide right as time expired with the game tied at 28. The Cougars ensured that momentum – and an opportunity to give its hard-luck seniors their first Apple Cup win – would not be wasted. WSU won the overtime coin flip and deferred. It only took one play for the Cougars to ruin the Huskies' four-game winning streak. As quarterback Keith Price faced intense pressure, he lofted a short pass into the air. Sophomore...
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