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Recruiting setback: Cougs lose two verbals

IT'S SHAPING UP AS a not-so-Super Sunday for Washington State football. Two defensive line prospects who had committed to the Cougs earlier in this recruiting cycle are now saying they've been wooed elsewhere and will sign national letters of intent with other schools this Wednesday. In one case, WSU's more stringent academic requirements play a role.

Trey Henderson and Mike Abana said they won't be donning the Crimson and Gray after all. The Cougs could fill the void of the one-time verbals with other d-line recruits before Wednesday's Signing Day or perhaps more likely, WSU could look to add to the roster later in the spring, similar to when they added corner Omowale Dada in June a few... Recommended Stories