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WSU offer huge for 6-5, 285-pound Cali OT

WSU offer huge for 6-5, 285-pound Cali OT

EVER SINCE HIS sophomore season, offensive tackle Austin Maihen had been in touch from WSU and offensive line coach Clay McGuire. The two had built a strong relationship, he tells Cougfan.com. And on Saturday evening, the Santa Margarita, Calif., hoss heard the news he was hoping for, with his first Pac-12 offer being put on the table.

Checking in at 6-5, 285-pounds, Maihen has been seeing his recruitment pick up lately. He holds offers from Kansas State, BYU, San Diego State, San Diego and a few others, but on Saturday night, WSU added its name to his list. “I spoke with Coach Clay McGuire ... and he offered me,” Maihen said. “We’ve been talking for a long time actually. He first started recruiting me when I was a sophomore...

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